Can we (really) achieve ’sustainable development’ under the contemporary capitalist system? If not, what are the alternatives?

Big Questions Little Time - Webinars on Sustainable Development

Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 14:00 to 15:00
Is it possible to expand the range of human happiness - another phrase for development - and to be steward of nature - another phrase for sustainable - given that a small minority of the world own all the property of the world? What is the kind of alternative possible? Twenty-five research institutes from around the world have produced a plan called A Plan to Save the Planet. It suggests the path ahead.
Vijay Prashad is the director of Tricontinental; Institute for Social Research and Chief Correspondent for Globetrotter. His most recent book is Washington Bullets, with a foreword by Evo Morales Ayma.
Read more about the seminar and the seminar series here. Organised by the Centre for Business and Development Studies (CBDS) and CBS Sustainability.
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