The book is devoted to a wide range of sustainable development issues in Russia: from review of the political, legal and institutional frameworks for green economy development to particular practices of waste management, renewable energy use, ecological education, information and awareness raising on sustainable development.
The book is devoted to the most important theoretical and practical aspects of sustainable development concept: modern environmental challenges, green economy development, climate change policy, international cooperation on sustainable development, business and state engagement, civil society, social and gender issues, etc.
This manual is an add-on book to the course book "English for Business Studies" (Ian MacKenzie, 3rd edition). It targets students that learn ESP. The manual is divided into 28 units. Each unit in its turn is divided into four parts. The first two parts are aimed at consolidating and expanding students' knowledge, the third and fourth parts reflect the communicative approach to learning Business English and they are aimed at practicing the skills students have acquired in typical situations of business communication.