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Published March 31, 2015

Towards a sustainable well-being society

This working paper sets out six principles for building a sustainable well-being society: 1. Addressing well-being in a holistic way 2. Adjusting to planetary boundaries 3. Empowering individuals and communities 4. Moving to a regenerative and collaborative economy 5. Building competencies for a complex world 6. Developing inclusive and adaptive governance.

Publication details

Title

Towards a sustainable well-being society

Subtitle

From principles to applications

Authors

Eeva Hellström, Timo Hämäläinen, Vesa-Matti Lahti, Justin W. Cook and Julia Jousilahti

Place of publication

Helsinki

Year of publication

2015

Publisher

Sitra

Outlook

19 p.

ISBN (PDF)

978-951-563-912-7

Subject

democracy; ecological sustainability; values; economic life; lifestyle; life management; governance; climate change; public administration; public economy; well-being; sustainable development; competitiveness; education; empowering; communities; sustainable consumption; business; natural resource; politics; technology; policy making; social services; health services; social capital; finland; economy; working life; re-education; energy sources; society; environment

Series

Working paper

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