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.
Soaring temperatures, but no air con? How about using thermal energy from wastewater? DW speaks to energy expert Nick Meeten, Director of Applied Energy based in New Zealand at the Resilient Cities conference in Bonn, Germany, organized by ICLEI — Local Governments for Sustainability. It's where cities present best practice solutions for a sustainable future.
There are plenty of women working in the world of fishing — from fishing itself to processing and sales. There's an event in Italy called "Slow Fish" organized by the international Slow Food network. It focuses on issues of sustainability in fishing worldwide. This year the organizers chose to give women the spotlight. Dany Mitzman was there to meet a few of them.