“development that meets the needs of the present, without compromising the ability of future generations."
Sustainable development involves more than just protecting the environment and includes making sure that we create the circumstances for everyone to live safe, healthy and fulfilling lives without destroying opportunities for future generations or our neighbours across the world.
Sustainability is as concerned with equality, health, employment, leisure, and freedom from crime as it is about protecting biological diversity and reducing waste.
Environmental, economic and social wellbeing for today and tomorrow
View or download our latest Sustainable Stirling report.
For more information on the aims and guiding principles behind the Council's Sustainable Development Strategy please read our Sustainable Development Strategy Framework.
We are working to create thriving, vibrant, sustainable communities which will improve everyone's quality of life.