Tag Archives: sustainable development

Nov 17 2015

Sustainable development in Nigeria

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Nigeria currently faces a number of inter-connected sustainable development challenges – pollution from the oil industry, land-use change, flooding, as well as the need for economic diversity and enhanced public infrastructure.  Thomas Israel Mayomi, prospective LSE Development Studies student, unpacks … Continue reading

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Nov 14 2013

Costa Rica: a sustainable success story

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Michelle Warbis, LSE Environment and Development alumnus, argues the success story of Costa Rica owes much to its approach to sustainability, which embraces environmental, economic, social and political factors synergistically. Costa Rica’s beginnings Columbus was forced to drop anchor off … Continue reading

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