This topic is designed to examine issues of sustainable development as they are relevant to creating healthy environments for people to live in. The topic examines the complexity of population change, resource management and climate change and looks at the links between society, economics, politics and environment and how they impact on environmental health development. We consider relevant principles of environmental protection, ecologically sustainable development and the precautionary principle. The topic also focuses on the impacts of local and global pollution and environmental degradation and considers resource depletion and consumption and environmental protection.
This topic aims to: