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Roles of Actors in Promoting Sustainable Development

Petrică Nițoaia
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Published Online: 2018-06-22 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/pesd-2018-0013


This paper was realised because a lack of a comprehensible classification of the actors (and their roles) in the sustainable development in literature and legislation and to create a classification which includes all the possible players involved the sustainable development (public, private and voluntary sectors). We used qualitative methods: analysing scientific literature concerning the subject; defining the terminology used; determining the importance of each type of player; analysing the relations between each type of actors; establishing a classification based on literature

Keywords: sustainable development; actors; classification; cooperation


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Published Online: 2018-06-22

Published in Print: 2018-06-01

Citation Information: Present Environment and Sustainable Development, Volume 12, Issue 1, Pages 169–177, ISSN (Online) 2284-7820, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/pesd-2018-0013.

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