World Resources Forum 2011: Towards a Resource Efficient Green Economy

Authors: Patrick A.Wäger, Bas de Leeuw, Xaver Edelmann, Natasha C. Chan, Otto Smrekar

Publication date: 2011

Abstract:

The 2011 World Resources Forum revealed the need for effective steps towards a resource efficient green economy. These steps depend not only on technical knowledge, but also on institutional changes and social innovation – and therefore call for consideration of the social sciences and humanities perspectives