IT 402 Green Skills Class 10 Important Notes

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IT 402 Green Skills Class 10 Notes

Green Skills Mind Map
Green Skills Mind Map

Sustainability :

Sustainability is an art of living where we respect our environment and make use of the available resources only to the extent where we can replenish what is available to us for the accessibility of future generation.

Sustainability focuses on how human beings can live in peace and harmony with nature without creating ecological disturbance.

Sustainable Development :

Development which meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

The aim is to inculcate the value of using natural resources judiciously and still ensuring its availability for future generations.

We can contribute to create a Sustainable Society by following 4Rs’ and 1U of Sustainability. These are REFUSE, REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE and UPCYCLE.

1) REFUSE : REFUSE is to say ‘NO’ to use products that may harm the environment.

2) REDUCE : REDUCE is minimizing the use of the products that may cause harm to environment.

3) REUSE : REUSE the products as far as possible, in order to reduce the waste generation.

4) RECYCLE : After reusing the product, we must try to recycle it as far as possible.

5) UPCYCLING : UPCYCLING is giving a new look to the old product and making it look desirable. Any product that is not usable can be upcycled with creativity and innovation.

IT 402 Green Skills Class 10 Notes

Importance of Sustainable Development :

In the 21st Century the importance of adopting sustainable techniques for sustainable development is
of grave importance.

1) Judicious use of resources is of prime importance since the exploitation of resources is causing its depletion.

2) The uneven distribution of available resources across different economic fronts is giving rise to crime and creating social imbalance. To ensure proper balance Sustainability is important.

3) Environmental problems like Climate Change, Emission of Green House gases are alarming. We will be able to combat these issues with the help of Sustainable Development.

4) Adoption of Sustainable Development in our daily life and at our work place will also promote economic growth.

Sustainable Development Goals :

United Nations in 2015 adopted 17 SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) as a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity by 2030. These SDGs are :

  1. No poverty
  2. Zero Hunger
  3. Good Health and Well Being
  4. Quality Education
  5. Gender Equality
  6. Clean water and Sanitation
  7. Affordable and Clean Energy
  8. Decent Work and Economic Growth
  9. Industry Innovation and Infrastructure
  10. Reduced Inequalities
  11. Sustainable Cities and Communities
  12. Responsible Consumption and Production
  13. Climate Action
  14. Life Below Water
  15. Life on Land
  16. Peace, Justice and Strong Institution
  17. Partnership for the Goals

Green Skills Class 10 Notes

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