RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND HEALTH: THE CASE OF TURKEY


Kanberoğlu Z. , Gunsan N.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY ECONOMICS AND ADMINISTRATIVE SCIENCES, vol.8, no.2, pp.114-128, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY ECONOMICS AND ADMINISTRATIVE SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.114-128

Abstract

Sustainable development is the fulfillment of the needs of the present generation without destroying the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Among the main elements of sustainable development, there are economic elements, socio - cultural elements and environmental elements. Reducing World hunger, gender equality, clean water and sanitary conditions, appropriate work and economic growth, industry-innovation and infrastructure, reduction of inequalities, responsible consumption and production, aquatic life, terrestrial life, peace and justice, poverty reduction, accessible clean energy, sustainable cities and habitats and healthy individuals are some of the key objectives of sustainable development.