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triple bottom line [TBL]

According to Economist magazine, in 1994 John Elkington founded a British company named Sustainability and coined the term “triple bottom line» (criteria for measuring organizational

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sustainable development

A mode of human development in which resource use aims to meet human needs while preserving the environment so that these needs can be met

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sustainable bonds

Emissions of socially responsible bonds are used to finance projects that generate positive environmental or social impact.

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sustainable business

Business sustainability represents resiliency over time – businesses that can survive shocks because they are intimately connected to healthy economic, social and environmental systems. These

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social entreprise

Social enterprises are businesses that trade to tackle social problems, improve communities, people’s life chances, or the environment. They make their money from selling goods

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slow money movement

Slow Money is a movement to organize investors and donors to steer new sources of capital to small food enterprises, organic farms, and local food

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simple living

A number of different voluntary practices to simplify one’s lifestyle. These may include reducing one’s possessions or increasing self-sufficiency, for example. Simple living may be

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renewable energy

Renewable energy is generally defined as energy that comes from resources which are naturally replenished on a human timescale such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides,

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