1)”I think the trick is figuring out how do we structure government systems that pool resources and hence facilitate some redistribution because I actually believe in redistribution, at least at a certain level to make sure that everybody’s got a shot.”
United Nations Earth Summit Policy
2)All States and all people shall cooperate in the essential task of eradicating poverty as an indispensable requirement for sustainable development, in order to decrease the disparities in standards of living and better meet the needs of the majority of the people of the world.
3)”For too long, federal policy has actually encouraged sprawl and congestion and pollution, rather than quality public transportation and smart, sustainable development. And we’ve been keeping communities isolated when we should have been bringing them together.”
4)The right to development must be fulfilled so as to equitably meet developmental and environmental needs of present and future generations.
5)To provide leadership and encourage partnership in caring for the environment by inspiring, informing, and enabling nations and peoples to improve their quality of life without compromising that of future generations.
Do you think Barack Obama, is saying the Mantra of the day to suit the UN or do you think he really believes what he is saying?
- Post 2015 Agenda on Sustainable Development UN Agenda To Address Asia-Pacific Problems – OpEd (eurasiareview.com)
- The Importance of Teachers in Sustainable Development (noblechange.wordpress.com)