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Pathways to Sustainability: An Overview of the STEPS Centre Approach

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dc.contributor.author Leach, Melissa
dc.contributor.author Scoones, Ian
dc.contributor.author Stirling, Andy
dc.date.accessioned 2012-07-25T17:28:29Z
dc.date.available 2012-07-25T17:28:29Z
dc.date.issued 2007 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10535/8246
dc.description.abstract "Who benefits from genetically-modified crops? Will there be enough water for people to survive this century? What are the implications of the HIV/AIDS pandemic? These are just some of the questions that the STEPS Centre--a new global research and policy hub based at the University of Sussex in the UK--is asking. This short document provides an overview of the approach that STEPS is taking as it seeks to grapple with two of the most pressing challenges of contemporary times: linking environmental sustainability with poverty reduction and social justice, and making science and technology work for the poor. Intended for anyone wanting a quick insight into the Centres work, it highlights key elements of the Centres pathways approach, how this approach interweaves the themes of systems dynamics, governance and designs, and the practical implications for the distinctive styles of interactive, engaged research that the Centre is undertaking." en_US
dc.language English en_US
dc.publisher STEPS Centre en_US
dc.subject environment en_US
dc.subject sustainability en_US
dc.subject poverty alleviation en_US
dc.subject agricultural development en_US
dc.title Pathways to Sustainability: An Overview of the STEPS Centre Approach en_US
dc.type Book en_US
dc.type.published published en_US
dc.type.methodology Case Study en_US
dc.subject.sector Agriculture en_US
dc.subject.sector General & Multiple Resources en_US
dc.identifier.citationpubloc Brighton, UK en_US

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