To global challenges faced by humanity, whether social, economic or environmental highlights the need for a new development model more just and equitable, moving towards a sustainable society. This transition will require powerful tools and methodologies for measuring, modelling and assessment to help decision-making at global and local levels. Announced by the UNESCO Chair in Sustainability at the Technical University of Catalonia and the Spanish Observatory for Sustainability (SOS), the 2nd International Conference on Sustainability Measurement and Modelling (ICSMM 2009) will become, again, an interacting forum for those organizations, institutions, and experts interested in Sustainability Measurement and Modelling issues; more generally, for those supporting decision-making processes. More information
November 06, 2009
"Measuring sustainability in design processes for Local Development: The Campus Guia as a case study in island systems".