Sustainable Development

Aims and Scope

This journal is a wide interdisciplinary publication which seeks to further debate and discuss the important concept of sustainable development. The scope of the journal therefore allows for contributions which have a local, national or global focus from a philosophical to a practical perspective. All contributions are refereed with the aim of providing the readership with high quality, original material.



Policy makers in central and local government and NGOs · decision makers in business · academics · researchers · scientists and engineers
Published in association with ERP Environment



Sustainable Development, Environmental Management , Corporate Social Responsibility, Poverty, Fair Trade, Equity, Futurity, Development, Environmental Economics, Environmental Policy, Environmental Impact, Environmental Accountability, journal, online journal, Wiley Online Library

Literature review

6 May 2016

The need to implement sustainable development (SD) in the construction industry has given birth to the green building (GB) movement. GB is a promising construction approach through which the construction industry contributes to SD. However, the adoption of GB has been hampered in many parts...