“Many frameworks, theories and tools exist to help operationalize and comprehend the concepts of sustainable development and sustainability. However, knowledge about how the concepts are perceived at a local level is scarce. The objective of this paper is therefore to gain such insight and, through this, to contribute to the understanding of local sustainability dynamics.” (From abstract)
Reference: Yttredal, E.R.; Homlong, N. Perception of Sustainable Development in a Local World Heritage Perspective. Sustainability 2020, 12, 8825. https://doi.org/10.3390/su12218825
Figure: Related to sustainable development, social issues are perceived to be of higher importance than environment and economy for local stakeholders in the Geirangerfjord World heritage area.