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This is the responsible usage of resources to satisfy our needs today with the view preserving resources to enable future generations meet their needs as well.

What are the main sustainable development issues affecting your community and country?
Infrastructure development, Exclusivity of people with disabilities, Environmental degradation, reduction in confidence in the justice system, poor social service delivery (inadequate schools and health facilities), low literacy levels leading to low academic achievements and social economic problems such as poverty and unemployment

What are the implications for your TE/TVET Change Project development?
Our change project is aimed at modelling Inclusiveness of persons living with disabilities this will hopefully improve the infrastructure within our chosen community, which is the college institution and eventually academic achievements for the groups that we shall be focussing on.

Consider the two definitions of sustainable development discussed. How can these guide your ESD work?
The two definitions will help us focus on changing the current infrastructure of the institution available today for a sustainable tomorrow.