?Why is sustainable development important? (Video A.2)

Speaker: Dr. Hoyin Lee

Time: 14 mins 10secs


Dr. Hoyin Lee introduces the principles of cultural heritage and sustainable development, with an emphasis on why we need to adopt these approaches in present times.

Self-learning Component – Supporting Material (session A2)

A2 Why is sustainable development important

Required Readings (Updated 13/11/2020)

Hosagrahar, Jyoti. “Cultural Heritage and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.” In Asia conserved, vol. III: lessons learned from the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Awards for Culture Heritage Conservation, 2010-2014, edited by William Chapman, 4–11. Bangkok; Nanjing: UNESCO; Southeast University Press, 2019. https://unesdoc.unesco.org/ark:/48223/pf0000374412.

Lai, Chloe. “The Bells Toll for Wedding Card Street.” South China Morning Post. October 4, 2005. https://www.scmp.com/node/519025.