International Institute for Sustainable Development

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Interview with David Souter on the development-technology disconnect

David Souter

If "Sustainable Development Goals" are chosen as the vehicle for global development efforts post-2015, a comprehensive understanding of sustainability, including the impacts of the internet and Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) on development, will be a prerequisite to setting meaningful targets.

The views expressed are his own views and do not necessarily reflect the views of IISD.



  • Publication type: Commentary
  • Publication date: February 28, 2013
  • Publisher: Opencanada.org
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