DEVELOPMENT & SOCIETY

SDGs Beyond GDP

Nobel laureate Professor Joseph Stiglitz discusses the past and future challenges to development and welcomes the SDGs as they embrace a wider meaning of development than simply growth of Gross Domestic Product.

Indicators of Resilience

A collaborative toolkit helps local communities engage in adaptive management of the landscapes and seascapes in which they live, and increase their capacity to respond to socioeconomic, and environmental pressures and shocks.

Can We Quantify Human Success?

Nobel laureate Professor Amartya Sen emphasizes the importance of democracy and human rights for the sustainable development goals, and talks about why progress is not always quantifiable.