可持续发展时代

纽约—半个世纪前,约翰·肯尼迪观察道:“人类可以依靠平凡的双手战胜一切人类贫困,打造任何人类生活。”这番话对于今天有着特别紧迫的意义。

我们这一代人可以真正结束自古以来一直存在的极端贫困。但人为造成的环境破坏也有可能毁掉地球的生命支持系统。

因此,我们已经不可避免地进入了可持续发展时代。令我感到极为振奋的是,2014年,同名免费全球性在线大学课程将上线运营(如果你感兴趣,可以在这里注册)。我希望全世界人民都加入到这个课程来,你也将同时加入实现可持续发展的跨越几代人的追求。

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