Sustainable Consumption and Production in Dhaka, Bangladesh – A Story of A New Beginning

By |2018-08-02T12:12:52+00:00July 23rd 2018|global urban debates, Tags: , , , , , , |

Achieving SDG 12—Responsible Consumption and Production—would entail the implementation of various other SDGs, argues Farah Kabir. ActionAid Bangladesh aims at raising awareness and changing consumption patterns in the capital city of Dhaka.

Comments Off on Sustainable Consumption and Production in Dhaka, Bangladesh – A Story of A New Beginning

Why it is worth considering consumer trends among the new middle classes

By |2017-12-07T13:32:08+00:00December 7th 2017|economic development, green & smart development, Tags: , , , , , |

With middle classes growing in middle-income countries, the challenge arises how to reconcile increasing consumption with finite resources. Can consumer behaviour be channelled in a way that makes it sustainable? Babette Never reports from a workshop that has explored this question.

Comments Off on Why it is worth considering consumer trends among the new middle classes