Outline of sustainability

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to sustainability:

Sustainability – capacity to endure. For humans, sustainability is the long-term maintenance of well being, which has environmental, economic, and social dimensions, and encompasses the concept of stewardship, the responsible management of resource use.

Contents

Essence of sustainability

Sustainability

Branches of sustainability

Sustainabiity is divided into two main branches: sustainability science and sustainability governance. Each of these branches is divided into a number of subfields:

Sub-fields of sustainability science

Sustainability science

Sub-fields of sustainability governance

Sustainability governance

Related disciplines

History of sustainability

Biodiversity

Biodiversity

Levels of biological organisation

Politics of sustainability

Population control

Population control

Environmental technology

Environmental technology

Energy conservation

Energy conservation

Over consumption

Over-consumption

Food

Food

Water

Water

Materials

Materials

Leaders in sustainability

Category:Sustainability advocates

Sustainability lists

Glossaries

References


External links


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