intergenerational equity


 

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Definition: 

Principle 3: The right to development must be fulfilled so as to equitably meet developmental and environmental needs of present and future generations. (Source: InforMEA)

  • Intergenerational equity in economic, psychological, and sociological contexts, is the concept or idea of fairness or justice in relationships between children, youth, adults and seniors, particularly in terms of treatment and interactions. It has been studied in environmental and sociological settings (Source: Wikipedia)
Broader
equity
Synonyms
  • equity
  • youth
  • intergenerational interest
  • future generation

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