The Third Sustainable Benefit Is Social Sustainability

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The third sustainable benefit is social sustainability. It is related to improve and develop a social condition in cities, and a process within communities that can be realized that status. For example, when standards of sustainability determine how many people or worker inside any building in city is related to environment, and how can affect environment by how much do buildings consume energy and produce waste and emissions. According to the Western Australian Council of Social Services (WACOSS),"Social sustainability occurs when the formal and informal processes; systems; structures; and relationships actively support the capacity of current and future generations to create healthy and liveable communities. Socially sustainable communities are equitable, diverse, connected and democratic and provide a good quality of life."(WACOSS). Moreover, sustainable society has many steps: the first step on social sustainability join with how people and residents in cities have equal access to social services. For example, today in the cities many residents cannot access to public and social service because lack of quantity and weakness of quality, so sustainability works to improve and develop social and public services in cities for resident in various periods not only for present. The second stride related with equal populations, meaning that next residents will not be destitute by the activities of the current inhabitants. For example, elements and benefits of social
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