Midagi ei ole teha, endiselt on tunne, et koostöösoov või -oskused erinevate valitsemistasandite ning sektorite vahel on kantud millestki, millel ei pruugi olla suurt seost kestliku arenguga (vt nt Heiti Hääle dilemmat siit või intervjuud Noam Chomskyga siit). On arusaadav, et sotsiaalsetes süsteemides on pinged, kuid on raske mõista, miks nendega tegelemiseks eelistatakse sageli nullsummamängu.

Nii siinviidatud vabalevis olev lugu oma koha leidiski.

Kontekstiks:

Because the modern world is already faced with the need for a global common responsibility for development following the needs of humanity and nature, the moral reasons of today’s generation must be strong in terms of adequate chances for future generations’ development and survival.

Kestliku arengu kontseptsioon siinses tekstis:

The concept of sustainable development implies balanced economic, social and cultural development without environmental threats. This will also enable the development of future generations at the same or higher level. The essence of the concept of sustainable development is the correlation between economic and environmental development, respecting the legality of ecological systems.

Teadmistepõhine ühiskond:

In the human society where the economy is based on knowledge and comparative advantage, the key production factor becomes the whole set, or complex of intangible factors. Information, knowledge, skills, and culture are factors that are gaining economic impact and increasing market value.

Mõned sageli erinevatel tasanditel-valdkondades alahinnatud väljakutsed:

Humanity is entering the third millennium with major environmental problems at the global level, such as (http://www.endemit.org.rs): damage of biosphere and its ecosystems; demographic explosion – 10 billion expected by 2040; global climate change; exhaustion of natural resources; waste in unmanageable quantities, and damage to human health, etc.

Teadlikkus:

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is, in essence, an awareness of the new position and importance that companies have in the contemporary, global society, and is reflected in the responsibility that arises from that awareness.

Riigitasandi fookused:

For the CSR practice to be more prevalent at the state level, the following steps need to be taken: Reduce taxes; lower interest rates with banks and other financial institutions; get support from governmental and nongovernmental institutions; reform legal regulations in the field of environmental protection, labor, etc., and enable information sharing with other stakeholders.

Ilic, B. S., & Djukic, G. P. (2022). Creating and Designing Sustainable Management on the Global LevelJournal of economic and social development9(1), 45-52.