World Bank

a “Industrial.a Revolution started using solar energy accumulated in mineral form, such as fossil energy, produced in millions of geologic time years. Again, biological life, through an artifact created by man, interferes with the conditions of dynamic equilibrium of the planet. (Greenhouse effect, ozone layer) by testing its limits. a Business logic, private, clashes with these principles in so far as the atmosphere is convivial place than it is diverse, where nature and culture are complex and contradictory totality structured.

Meanwhile, if the market shows working to find ways to reward investments in accordance with their potential risks, this does not apply in relation to environmental risks. The environment described in its materiality, is not reducible to the logic of quantitative monetary-financial considerations and the time needed to replenish eroded soils is beyond the time of human history, it is impossible to revive extinct species (extinction is forever) or dispose of radioactive waste, whose lifetime is thousands or millions of years, or recovering mineral resources are themselves non-renewable. a Nothing seems to make sense unless the market from the economy. The environmental field is no exception from that illusion dissemination of the concept of sustainable development, the transformation imposed in the 90s, especially after Rio-92, the economic intervention of most sectoral policies promoted by environmental multilateral agencies (prominently, the ). Not surprising, therefore, when we face the sad spectacle of misery and devastation, they try to impose a single logic of widespread commercialization.

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