Sustainability Science

Sustainability science has emerged inside the 21st century to be a new academic self-discipline. This new field of science was officially introduced with a “Birth Statement” for the World Congress “Challenges of Changing Earth 2001” within Amsterdam organized with the International Council with regard to Science (ICSU), the particular International Geosphere-Biosphere Program (IGBP), the International People Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change as well as the World Climate Research Programme (WCRP).