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mars 29, 2022

The Library and Sustainability: Passive Consensus and no Debate? (repeat from May 21)

Pale sustainability goals

The United Nations» 17 Sustainability Development Goals (SDGs) have become a major issue in library communities across the world thanks to an enthusiastic follow-up by IFLA and several national library associations. But in few other areas is there a static consensus as strong as here. The UN represents something almost indisputable both in wide political circles and in mainstream media. This consensus also exists with the sustainability goals, in the Western world at least.

>>This text is also published on the website «Inspiration on sustainable development through adult education».

But libraries violate their own principles if they …

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