The Key For Success Is Sustainability

1227 Words May 12th, 2016 5 Pages
Name: Muhammad Nazeef Aliyu Zakari (42310)

Title: Skills for study

Tutor: Kasia Rajak

Topic: The Key To Success Is Sustainability

Date Due: 18th April 2016

Sustainability is the key issue for Human Rights and business leaders worldwide. Sustainability can be defined as the ability to endure or the ability to sustain. Today, it is by no means certain our society has the capacity to endure. The planets ecosystems are deteriorating and the climate is changing. The public is consuming so much, and so quickly, that we are already living far beyond the earth’s capacity to support us, and yet nearly a sixth of our fellow humans go to bed hungry each day. Both an unnecessary tragedy and a source of social and political unrest. Meanwhile, our globalized world is more interconnected and volatile than ever, making us all more vulnerable. By sustainability I mean not just environmental, but also financial, people and societal contribution over time. The current climate has increased the need for organisations to focus on how they will ensure long-term prosperity. Delivering sustainable performance is important as the best of times, but, as the economy embarks on what looks set to be a long, slow climb out of recession, it is more important than ever. The concept of sustainable development can be understood in many different ways, but its approach to development that changes the differences, and often challenging, needs against the awareness of the…
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