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Agency report
Investing In Minnesota's future: an agenda for sustaining our quality of life

Extent: 27 p., 219K, PDF 3.0
Description: The Minnesota Round Table on Sustainable Development proposed steps for aligning economic, environmental and social goals
Date: May 27, 1998
Subject(s): Environmental policy; Sustainable development
Creator(s): Minnesota Environmental Quality Board. Sustainable development initiative
Publisher: Minnesota Planning (Agency)

Among the Round Table's chief proposals:

  • Raise awareness and understanding of sustainable development through schools, public forums and business forums
  • Adopt new measures of progress that reflect the interdependence of Minnesota's economy, environment and communities
  • Support communities and businesses in pursuing sustainable development
  • Adjust government purchasing practices, environmental regulations and other policies to encourage sustainable practices and business innovation
  • Establish a Minnesota Center for Sustainable Development to engage citizens, organizations, businesses, governments and communities

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