Theme: Environment & Sustainability
Date: 01. 06. 2018.
Publisher: CCIVS member organization
Thank you for your participation in the Global Voluntary Service to Stop Climate Change (SCC)! We know that each of the projects are designed and organized to have meaningful work to help tackle climate change. However, please know that each volunteer can also take little actions themselves in the workcamp to help, and this handbook will tell you how!
What is sustainability?
Often times, when we think about sustainability, we relate this concept to the environment. However, this concept is actually broader and includes area relating to the social and economic dimensions as well. According to the Québec’s Sustainable Development Act, “Quality of life is recognized as being able to live in healthy surroundings (the environmental dimension), with adequate standard of living (the economic dimension) and a way of life that is physically, intellectually and morally satisfying (the social dimension).”