Pasar al contenido principal

Definition(s)

Use of resources in a way and at a rate that does not lead to the long-term degradation of the environment, thereby maintaining its potential to meet the needs and aspirations of present and future generations. (Source: Glossary of terms to negotiators or MEAs, 2007)

Use of the environment and its resources at a rate that does not exceed its capacity for renewal in order to ensure its availability for future generations. (Source: GEMET-DUNSTE / UNUNa)

Jerarquía

Exact matches:

In other languages

English
sustainable use
French
utilisation durable
Ruso
устойчивое использование
Árabe
استخدام مستدام

Explore content

Follow up the links below to see InforMEA content related to uso continuado coming up from several external sources.

Multimedia

Video - Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture -- Rio+20 and beyond

In situ conservation - Protecting the Protected Areas: Partnering to Expand the Most Precious 17% of the Planet