Joint programme of the
Center for Russian Evironmental Policy &
the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation

Modernization of Economy, Sustainable Development and Civil Society

Our country, as well as the whole world, faces new challenges. This determines the necessity to modernize the economy, including innovative development, and to ensure energy efficiency. Remember that the essence and trends of modernization are determined by its ultimate goal, which is (for all the importance of economic growth, technological efficiency, and competitiveness) improving the living conditions of every person today and ensuring favorable conditions for future generations. This task is usually defined as ensuring sustainable development.

Crisis: economy & ecology

When searching for ways to overcome the crisis, it is necessary to lay the groundwork for Russias environmentally sustainable innovative development.


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