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  • Agenda 2003 : where next for sustainable development? 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2003-02-19) - Report
    Tony Blair’s conclusion that sustainability stands as the singular goal, for leaders and decision makers at all levels, was a turning point for advocates of a more sustainable future. Sustainable development entered the ...
  • Breakthroughs for the twenty-first century 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2009-07-01) - Report
    Nineteen ‘Breakthrough Ideas’ filtered from 285 submissions spread across the spectrum of sustainable development, with solutions ranging from policy change to grassroots action to technological innovation. They encompass ...
  • Comments back from the Sustainable Communities Summit Workshop : creating communities with low environmental impact 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2005-02-14) - Report
    Based on 'Report back from Sustainable Communities Summit Workshop : creating communities with a low environmental impact'.
  • Comprehensive area assessment consultation 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2008-02-19) - Report
    The proposals for the new comprehensive area assessment are a very positive step forward for sustainable development compared to previous local performance assessment frameworks, but will need further strengthening if they ...
  • Cymru carbon isel : blaenoriaethau rhanbarthol i'w gweithredu 

    Sustainable Development Commission Wales (Sustainable Development Commission, 2009-11-12) - Report
    Mae adroddiad y Comisiwn Datblygu Cynaliadwy 'Cymru Carbon Isel: Blaenoriaethau Rhanbarthol i'w Gweithredu', a gynhyrchwyd ar gyfer Llywodraeth Cynulliad Cymru, yn rhoi cyngor ar sut y gall pob rhanbarth yng Nghymru leihau ...
  • Fairness in a car-dependent society 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2011-02) - Report
    This report finds that vulnerable groups not only travel less than other people, they carry a greater burden of the costs of other people’s travel, including air pollution, noise, traffic danger, injury and crime.
  • A framework for housing in the London Thames Gateway 

    Power, Ann; LSE Housing; Enterprise LSE Cities Ltd.; Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion (Sustainable Development Commission, 2004-05) - Report
    The report sets out a framework for delivering new and renovated housing in an integrated and sustainable way. This document is the executive summary.
  • The future is local : empowering communities to improve their neighbourhoods 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-07-06) - Report
    This report advocates an integrated, area-based approach to retrofitting buildings and upgrading community infrastructure. Through our own research and with expert analysis by over 70 stakeholders, we conclude that significant ...
  • The future is local : empowering communities to improve their neighbourhoods : report summary 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-07-06) - Report
    This report advocates an integrated, area-based approach to retrofitting buildings and upgrading community infrastructure. Through our own research and with expert analysis by over 70 stakeholders, we conclude that significant ...
  • Gweithredu’n gallach : sut y gall technoleg gwybodaeth a chyfathrebu hyrwyddo symudedd cynaliadw 

    Sustainable Development Commission Wales (Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-01) - Report
    Transport currently accounts for 29% of the UK’s total carbon dioxide emissions, and unlike other major sectors, its emissions continue to rise. But by making more effective use of information communications technology we ...
  • House of Lords Science and Technology Select Committee : call for evidence : behaviour change submission 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-10) - Report
    Submission from the Sustainable Development Commission to House of Lords Science and Technology Select Committee investigation into behaviour change.
  • Improving young people’s lives : the role of the environment in building resilience, responsibility and employment chances 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-10) - Report
    This report calls on the Government and service providers to do more to help young people prepare for the green economy in order to tackle youth unemployment.
  • Know your environmental limits : a local leaders’ guide 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2011-03) - Report
    This report is intended to help local governance bodies and community groups take their first steps in recognising and developing ways of living within environmental limits, and for government and its agencies to establish ...
  • Local decision-making and sustainable development : LSPs, Sustainable Community Strategies and LAAs 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2008-11-11) - Report
    By taking a sustainable development approach, local authorities and their partners can play a leading role in delivering integrated environmental, social and economic improvements at the local level.
  • Low carbon spaces : area-based carbon emission reduction : a scoping study 

    Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research; Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2002-06-02) - Report
    The SDC appointed a team led by the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research to review existing experiences on 'carbon reduction' at the sub-UK scale and to draw out lessons and recommendations.
  • Low carbon Wales : regional priorities for action 

    Sustainable Development Commission Wales (Sustainable Development Commission, 2009-11) - Report
    SDC Wales sets out a plan for a transition to low-carbon living at a region by region level across Wales. Building on the existing approach of the 'Wales Spatial Plan', the strategy recognises the importance of cross-boundary, ...
  • Mae’r dyfodol yn lleol : erymuso cymunedau i wella eu cymdogaethau 

    Sustainable Development Commission Wales (Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-07-27) - Report
    Welsh language summary of 'The future is local : empowering communities to improve their neighbourhoods'.
  • Mainstreaming sustainable regeneration : a call to action 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2003-12) - Report
    This report is the culmination of 18 month’s investigation by the Sustainable Development Commission into how neighbourhood regeneration can be made more sustainable.
  • Making sustainable lives easier : a priority for governments, business and society 

    Monkhouse, Claire; Dibb, Sue (Sustainable Development Commission, 2011-02) - Report
    This report sets out what is needed, from governments and others, to help enable us all to live sustainable lives in our homes and communities.
  • Report back from Sustainable Communities Summit Workshop : creating communities with a low environmental impact 

    Sustainable Development Commission; Great Britain. Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Sustainable Development Commission, 2005-02-14) - Report
    The Sustainable Development Commission and the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs’ challenging and inspiring workshop at the Delivering Sustainable Communities Summit brought together policy makers, developers, ...