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The opening of the funnel
From reductionism to whole-systems thinking – nested interdependence
Backcasting from sustainability principles
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What are The Natural Step’s key principles for sustainability?
Dr Karl-Henrik Robèrt, founder of The Natural Step, explains the Sustainability Principles in his typical way.
The Natural Step and sustainability explained in 2 minutes
This video uses wording that anyone can easily understand and explains The Natural Step and core sustainability topics in just two minutes.
The sustainability journey
This video is part of The Natural Step’s new e-learning offerings, an introductory online course programme on sustainability and sustainable development.
About The Natural Step Germany
We are a leading partner for organisations and individuals ready to address humanity’s grand challenges for creating a better future. We offer solutions proven in practice and enable decision makers to manage complexity and seize opportunities for short- and long-term success.
Since 1989, the people at The Natural Step have been passionate about helping individuals and organisations to experience success in creating a sustainable world. As a non-profit organisation with Swedish roots, founded by Dr. Karl-Henrik Robèrt, we have been at the forefront of sustainable development for almost 30 years now.
Based on whole-systems thinking, we interconnect the various dimensions of the challenge that affects everyone, everywhere. Our science-based framework has been successfully applied in thousands of forward-thinking organisations around the world. Currently, The Natural Step has offices in 11 countries and numerous associates and ambassadors in over 50 countries.
To find out more, please have a look at our chapter ABOUT.
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