What is sustainability?

What is sustainability‘Enough for all forever’ – Quick hits:

As you check out some of these ask yourself, what’s my definition of sustainability?

Draw a mind map or some other visual, jot down important words or concepts.

Sustainability explained through animation

Sustainability crash course by Sustainability Illustrated –

Here are a few of the short animation videos in this crash course:
Sustainability definition: scientific & simple

4 root cause of unsustainability

Enviroed4all – What is Sustainability

The Story of Stuff

A few different perspectives on sustainability –


Swinburne University of Technology (Melbourne) has a great website called the Education for Sustainability Hub. Start here to see how sustainability is defined, its dimensions, and underlying principles …

Unintended consequences, everything is interconnected! Systems thinking – why we need to think differently about sustainability: Leyla Acaroglu at TEDxMelbourne

Living in balance with nature, being part of nature. TEDxCanberra – Nick Ritar – A challenge to live sustainably

Education for Sustainability – this is whole YouTube Channel with lots to see

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