16 June 2012

Systems science for policy evaluation

In the latest issue of Science IIASA’s Pavel Kabat states that narrowly focused, single-disciplinary science alone cannot adequately underpin policies and solutions to resolve major sustainability challenges

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Sustainable agriculture

For science to play a pivotal role in addressing the green growth and sustainability challenges of the 21st Century, intellectual and economic investments must rapidly be refocused toward multi-scale, integrated, interdisciplinary approaches that consider social, economic, and environmental aspects.

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