Knowledge (Improvement)

Knowledge creates and improves outcomes. If Knowledge is not used to create or improve, then it is worthless and even worse, inauthentic.

Sustainability as a discipline

Introduction to what we do in sustainability? Sustainability emerged as a discipline to support addressing the dynamic complexity of modern life. Sustainability is a discipline for managing the challenges presented by global change. It looks to transition society and also the practice of science . 1]Pahl-Wostl, C., Giupponi, C., Richards, K., Binder, C., de Sherbinin, …

Sustainability Science

1. Values influence how people prioritize sustainability approaches and goals Values are “…cognitive representations of three types of universal human requirements: biologically based needs of the organism, social interactional requirements for interpersonal coordination, and social institutional demands for group welfare and survival…“. 1]Schwartz, S. H., & Bilsky, W. (1987). Toward a universal psychological structure of …

Developing Assessment Tools in GIS – Draft

This method is quick and easy to learn and apply. This tool was developed as an implementation of Dizdaroglu and Yigitcanlar (2014). The idea is simple – create a spatial visual representation of a sustainability issue assessment. The GIS implementation is relatively easy. Identify the parcel(s) which you want to assess then add a fishnet …

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