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Strategic Framework for Sustainability
Strategic Framework for Sustainability
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Warwick Metcalfe
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Strategic Framework for Sustainability

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This is an ongoing self study and life experience project to keep abreast of cutting edge ideas and trends about human ecology in order to digest and synthesise these ideas into a coherent Strategic Framework for Sustainability that is easy to understand and implement. My research thus far provides a work-in-progress for a strategic framework model that uses the ecological footprint as the main goal to reach within a specific biocapacity, given a value system based on Permaculture ethics, and, a set of holistic design principles. This strategic framework can be adopted at a national level and drilled down to economic sectors, regional levels, local levels, and, a project specific level.

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This research is still a work-in-progress but a strategic framework has emerged that essentially plans for nations to curtail their ecological footprint to match their respective biocapacity, at a national level, economic sector level, regional level, project level, etc.  The work-in-progress can be downloaded at www.permaculture2012.co.za/site/files/7042/Strategic_Framework_Sustainability_v3a_Gori.pdf


Strategic Framework for Sustainability (SFS): Model 4a

The Sustainability Design Principles now include the Restoration of Biocapacity. Some probing questions are asked as to what really is causing Climate Change.

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