Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir

Building a Definition of Development

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By Yossef Ben-Meir
Marrakech
The idea of development itself, its definition, and even the method we use for defining it, would be a good place to begin toward discovering its potential in our lives. We cannot rely on any single, or even ten, definitions. We need to look at the full range of literature that arose following the end of World War II, decolonization, and reconstruction from when international development spawned in our era. How has development been defined across the decades?
 

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A Model to Implement Moroccan Development

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In terms of human development potential, Morocco is a nation of immense promise.

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Alternative Politics of Renewal

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Accelerating Sustainable Development Toward 2030

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Taken together, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – contained in U.N. Resolution 70/1 involving the 194 member states and civil society in its deliberation – seek an encouraging level of development of humanity’s social and environmental existence. They establish a framework through 2030 that can assist nations and communities of the world in plotting what could amount to transformative, prosperous, and sustainable achievements. 

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