Sustainable development and peace

By   October 8, 2015

About the connection between sustainability and peace:

“People are fighting over water, over food, and over other natural resources. When our resources become scarce, we fight over them. In managing our resources and in sustainable development, we plant the seeds of peace.”

Wangari Maathia

Wangari Maathia (PhD) was a Kenyan environmental and political activist who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2004 for “her contribution to sustainable development, democracy and peace”.

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