Insisting on sustainability in the economy means first of all to make sure that current production methods do not compromise the ability of the generations to come to shape their own future.
After all, resources on the globe are finite, but a growing world population has seen us moving further towards a complete depletion of some of these resources. This page collates the latest DW content on sustainability issues.
Britain's Burberry says it will stop the controversial practice of burning millions of dollars worth of overstocked textiles and other products to preserve its high prices and upmarket image. It signals a growing awareness of social responsibility and other ethical issues in the luxury products industry. Burberry also says it is phasing out real fur from its fashion collections.