Green Economy and Sustainable Development: Bringing Back the Social

Level: beginner
Sarah Cook; Tadzio M├╝ller; Bob Jessop; Bina Agarwal; Claudia Robles; etc. | United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, 2012

Perspective: Ecological Economics
Topic: resources & environment, North-South relations
Format: Short Film, Duration: 00:09:55
Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O5lBwrJcUOk

What is sustainable development and what is the idea of a green economy? What is the role of the green economy in the current triple crisis? The short video discusses the concept and in particular the concerns about a green economy, especially with regards to inequality and poverty. The short statements in the video also reflect other possibilities of transformation.