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G5 Sustainability: Home

Systems thinking, innovation and food

Sustainability: Environmental integrity, social equity, economic vitality

When environmental, economic and social needs of a society are met in the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.


Concept of sustainability

Understanding the issues

Systems thinking

The food system: TED talk

Industrial food system map

Community food systems

Making a difference: taking action

Classroom for change


Slow food

Works cited

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  6. "Eat Seasonably." Seasonal Fruit and Vegetable Calendar |. The Barn, 2015. Web. 30 Nov. 2015.
  7. Economies of Community: The Lexicon of Sustainability. Perf. Benzi Ronen. You Tube. PBS Food, 6 Mar. 2014. Web. 25 Nov. 2015.
  8. "Habits of a Systems Thinker - Waters Foundation." Waters Foundation. Jim and Faith Waters, 2015. Web. 25 Nov. 2015.
  9. Introducing Bitty Foods: Delicious, High-protein Baked Goods Made with Cricket Flour! Dir. Bitty Foods. YouTube. N.p., 19 Feb. 2014. Web. 25 Nov. 2015.
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  12. Sustainability Explained through Animation. Prod. Realeyes. Perf. Igloo Animations. You Tube. N.p., 9 Apr. 2010. Web. 25 Nov. 2015.
  13. "The World Has Just Made a Very Big Promise to Itself." ONE. N.p., 24 Sept. 2015. Web. 25 Nov. 2015.
  14. Verrückt: The Snail Farmer of Vienna 2015. Dir. Kevin Longa. Perf. Andreas Gugumuck. Vimeo. Realfoodmedia, Feb. 2015. Web. 25 Nov. 2015.
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