Sustainable development is the pathway to the future we want for all. It offers a framework to generate economic growth, achieve social justice, exercise environmental stewardship and strengthen governance.

Ban Ki-moon

In order to create a sustainable world, we need to educate people.

Nevertheless, the concept of sustainable development is now known - even amongst those who haven't accepted it - and it's recognized, debated and followed by an increasing number of businesses.

Maurice Strong

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

A safe and nutritionally adequate diet is a basic individual right and an essential condition for sustainable development, especially in developing countries.

Gro Harlem Brundtland

Sustainable development and climate change are two sides of the same coin.

Every individual and organization has a role to play in mobilizing skills, talents, and life experiences to move towards a more just and equitable world where all have what they need to survive and thrive in life.

Oscar Auliq-Ice

Sustainable development: Holding our world in trust for our children

“Leave no one behind”

Sustainable development is the organizing principle for meeting human development goals while simultaneously sustaining the ability of natural systems.

Sustainable development can be defined as development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

Education for sustainable development is defined to encourage changes in knowledge, skills, values, attitudes and even consciousness to enable a more sustainable and equitable society.

Sustainable development programme aims to empower and equip generations to meet the needs using an integrated approach to individual, economic, social and environmental development.