Territorial competition and circular economy

Author/s Gian Paolo Cesaretti, Rosa Misso, Hanna Safwat H. Shakir
Publishing Year 2017 Issue 2017/2 Language English
Pages 12 P. 31-42 File size 177 KB
DOI 10.3280/RISS2017-002003
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The adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development represented a worldwide acknowledgment of the incapacity of the current development model of development to grant everyone the "Right to sustainable wellbeing". It also signalled the necessity to develop an integrated approach to sustainable wellbeing considering its economic, social, environmental and institutional dimensions. On the basis of such considerations, the present study aimed at drawing attention on an economic model that should be considered the key to generate growth and ensure the sustainability of territorial wellbeing: the circular economy. In particular, while focusing on the strategic role of agriculture as a lever to achieve sustainable wellbeing, the paper aims at offering insights to policy makers and territorial stakeholders who are called to respond to current challenges and implement paradigms that are able to ensure a collective sustainable wellbeing.

Keywords: Circular economy, wellbeing sustainability, sustainable agriculture, territorial sustainability, 2030 Agenda.

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Gian Paolo Cesaretti, Rosa Misso, Hanna Safwat H. Shakir, Territorial competition and circular economy in "RIVISTA DI STUDI SULLA SOSTENIBILITA'" 2/2017, pp 31-42, DOI: 10.3280/RISS2017-002003