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How can development be sustainable?

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  • Started on 29 Oct 2012 @ 11:14am
  • Last Reply 29 Oct 2012 @ 11:14am
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    Design for Sustainability – the emerging domain of study on Responsible Leadership (LIMITED to 25 SEATS)
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    Module 08: Design for Sustainability
    Date: 10-11 Nov 2012 (Sat-Sun)
    Time: 0930 - 1700
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