How Can I Use the Principles of ¨Sustainable Development¨ to Improve My Present and Future Life?

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Camila Yamamoto
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Mr. Alain

How can I use the principles of ¨Sustainable Development¨ to improve my present and future life? Introduction:
In this essay I will talk to you about what are sustainable development and how the principles of sustainable development do to help improve our lives and our futures. Also I will speak about the different types of life styles and how they can affect our futures. Body:

First of all you might be asking yourself what is sustainable development well sustainable development is defined in many of ways but the most common is known as development which meets without compromising the ability of future generations to achieve their needs and aspiration. ¨Our Common Future¨ also known as the Brundtland Report. Also it is known as generally concern ensuring a better quality of life for everyone, both now and in the future compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs¨ Sustainable development is important because what sustainable development does is tries to decrease the amount o as poverty, inequality, hunger and environmental degradation. One example of sustainable development I n Peru would be ¨Gas Natural de Camisea which is found in Cuzco. And one example that isn’t sustainable development would de coal because it is old and it is bad for our planet. [1, 3] The governors believe that sustainable development is the processes of trying to do three things at once which they are a fair society thriving economy and healthy environment. (Annex 1)

You might be also asking yourself what are lifestyles and what the different types of life styles there are. Well lifestyles are known as ¨social conversation¨ which means who they are different from other people who in normally by the way a person lives and what he/she buys or eats and the impact it has in their future. This normally has a great impact on our future. Ecological footprint is the amount of the earth’s resources of an area that a...
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