Problem

Over-emphasis on immediate solutions in resource development research

Nature:
Research in resource development and cooperation is carried out as a response to the immediate situation, and fails to anticipate sufficiently the needs and problems of the future in relation to accessory improvements. Such research tends to be limited by national and corporate interests, to the exclusion of those in greatest need.
Claim:
When the government's remedies do not match the problem, you modify the problem, not the remedy.
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender EqualityGOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 13: Climate ActionGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on LandGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal
Date of last update
07.03.1997 – 00:00 CET