sustainable development

Prerequisites for the sustainable development of the ukrainian economy

The article describes the main prerequisites for the sustainable development of the Ukrainian economy, based on statistical data analysis. Firstly, the authors examine three dimensions of sustainable development (according to the TBL approach) based on official macroeconomic indicators. Secondly, the authors offer to consider three areas of the national economy as the main potential for sustainable development of the national economy. Based on it, the authors elaborate recommendations for boosting most attractive areas and harmonizing all aspects of sustainable development.

Circular business models in Ukraine

The paper presents the results of a circular economy study and the benefit of implementing this concept in Ukraine, based on the experience of the European Union, and provides recommendations from the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and the European Commission, which should be taken into account by governments in view of the critical environmental situation in the world. Possibilities of formation and development of circular business models in Ukraine on the example of the best European practices in the field of waste management are substantiated.

THE SUMMARY OF THE II INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM “SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT - STATE AND PROSPECTS” (SDEV’2020)

The II International Scientific Symposium "Sustainable Development - State and Prospects" (SDEV'2020), organized by the Viacheslav Chornovil Institute of Sustainable Development, was held in the training camp "Polytechnic-2" in Slavske, Lviv Region on February 12-15, 2020. The symposium was co-organized by the Ukrainian Environmental League.

STANDARDS OF SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN THE ACTIVITIES OF THE CLINIC - DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORIES

The modern development of the state and the ever-growing competitive struggle require the search for new, more effective strategic capabilities of enterprises, among which social responsibility is of great importance. A comprehensive socio-economic study of social responsibility in Ukraine is now a time requirement.

CONCEPTUAL APPROACH TO MINIMALIZATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARD FOR THE POKUTSKO-BUKOVINIAN CARPATHIANS

The existing conceptual approaches to assessment of the environmental security of the Eastern Carpathians have been analyzed. The original vision of the mechanism for maintaining sustainable development in the Pokutsko-Bukovinian Carpathians mountain ecosystem is proposed. The methodological approach used to determine the ecological status and the level of environmental safety of mountain areas is based on the use of sanitary-ecological indicators as sensitive determiners of environmental changes under the influence of the anthropogenic factor.

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT:COMPLEXITY AND MULTI-DIMENSIONALITY

When 193 countries adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the concept of sustainable development received a new wave of attention. The present article argues that divergent views on the concept actually come together to make a system of common values shared by different actors across different intellectual disciples. This, in turn, provides space for experimentation the practical efforts in the area of sustainable development.

Motive forces of development of the new world civilization: imperative of social intelligence

The article investigates the actuality of the formation of a new responsible world civilization, examines the contemporary models of sustainable economic development of world civilization, developed by leading scholars of the present: the concept of «complete world» by Daley, the model of sustainable and humane global civilization by Raskin, a model of the zero marginal cost society and empathy civilization by Rifkin.

Concepts of rational land use

Objective. The concept of sustainable land use in the context of sustainable development of land development plays a very important role in modern models of land management. Conditioned by the agrarian orientation of our country, many publications are aimed at solving problems of rational use of agricultural lands, while other categories of land are given less attention. Taking into account the available features for other categories of land, the purpose of this publication is to summarize and to provide conceptual approaches to sustainable land use of industrial areas.