Is this an awakening to the futility of much of the climate alarmist policies or just a mere re-branding of recycled failures.
Sustainable development (SD) has been a global orthodoxy ever since it was agreed as a guiding principle for collective human action in the runup to the 1992 Rio Earth Summit. The official definition is well known: “Sustainable development … meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.” Effectively, it was a marriage of convenience to facilitate north-south collaboration on enhancing human livelihoods while also halting humanity’s deteriorating relationship with its host planet.
I don’t know how long it took me to realize how false and misguided some of my fears were. Could take others longer.