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A LIVELY AND LIVEABLE SINGAPORE PDF

A lively and liveable Singapore: strategies for sustainable growth. Inter- Ministerial Committee on Sustainable Development, OUR VISION IS TO MAKE. A Lively and Liveable Singapore. Strategies for Sustainable Growth. Corporate author: Inter-Ministerial Committee on Sustainable Development; Date: A Lively and Liveable Singapore: Strategies for Sustainable Growth. Front Cover. Singapore. Inter-Ministerial Committee on Sustainable Development. Ministry.

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Sustainable development for Singapore means being able to support future economic and population growth while maintaining a quality living singaplre that is clean, green and healthy. Latest blogs on our shores!

licely We also require a more sustainable community in Singapore that adopts environmentally responsible lifestyles and habits. Resource efficiency will also be actively promoted amongst industry and businesses, as well as within the transport sector.

Having a clean, green an healthy environment will also help Singapore to attract talent and investments. If Singapore can address energy conservation and efficiency with the same resolve as we have done in water management, it will not only enable our economy to be more competitive, but will add to our contribution to mitigating climate change.

A Lively and Liveable Singapore. Strategies for Sustainable Growth

Resource management Pollution control Quality of the physical environment. Sustainable development for Singapore means being able to support future economic and population growth while maintaining a quality living environment that is clean, green and healthy. In addition, the IMCSD will be holding discussions with key stakeholder groups including non-governmental organisations and businesses in the coming months to seek comments on specific issues being studied. Jul 29, Feedback requested for a Sustainable Singapore.

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We hope that the public can offer us new policy ideas and practical suggestions on how the community and businesses can also contribute to efforts to make Singapore cleaner, greener and more resource efficient.

This will ensure that growth does not come at the expense of our quality of life. Singapore is our home, not just for the current but also future generations.

Cyrene Critters What is a Red List? As with the built environment and the industry sector, the Committee will look into how to gear the transport sector toward greater fuel efficiency and xingapore vehicular emissions. Our clean water bodies provide us reliable water supply as well as opportunities for sports and recreation.

A Lively and Liveable Singapore. Strategies for Sustainable Growth

This strategy will ensure sustainability, a quality living environment, and a more fuel efficient transport system as a whole. It will assess the effectiveness and benefits of the various options against their costs to businesses and consumers.

As Singapore grows and becomes even singaporr compact, fiscal measures alone will not be sufficient to ensure that we can sustain a high quality living environment. Please speak up for our shores. Achieving resource efficiency will be crucial to sustaining our future cost competitiveness and growth.

The second area is pollution control to maintain good air and water quality in Singapore that will support our larger population and take singapire account economic needs.

It will also consider how to facilitate non-motorized means, such as cycling, slngapore additional modes of transport for short distances for intra-town commute purposes. The IMCSD will take into consideration the current environment of rising costs in studying recommendations.

The general feedback that the committee has received so far is that we should seek to make the existing stock of buildings more energy and resource efficient, as they form the bulk of our built environment. In addition, the IMCSD will be engaging leaders in non-governmental organizations as well as businesses in focus group discussions in the coming months to seek comments on specific issues being studied.

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What can ordinary Singaporeans do to support a sustainable Singapore? We should make our existing buildings more energy and resource efficient, as they form the kively of our built environment. Lively and Liveable Global City.

Over the past 40 years, good economic growth has improved our standard of living. The Committee will further study means to promote public transport as a choice mode. By being more efficient in the way we use resources, Singapore would be contributing towards reducing carbon emissions while positioning ourselves well for a more carbon-constrained world that may emerge if ongoing negotiations on climate change result in a post global agreement.

wildfilms: Feedback requested for a Sustainable Singapore

We will set meaningful goals but pace the changes so that everyone can adjust smoothly. It would also be a city that continues to be attractive to the foreign talent and investments which help us to grow luvely economy and high-value jobs. As a responsible member of the international community, Singapore would want to play our part in mitigating greenhouse gas emissions. The Environment Pasir Ris: