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Ensuring that sustainable development goes hand-in-hand with economic growth!

Atlas themes Teaching level Province/Territory

Canada and Overseas Development

Secondary (9-12)


For too long, economic growth was at the expense of protecting the environment. However, in recent years, Canada has made sustainable economic growth one of its priorities. As Canadian citizens, students contribute to international assistance intended for developing countries. It is therefore important to raise their awareness so they can reflect on preferred courses of action to manage the environment in developing countries.

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