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This paper introduce the
Environmental Human Development Index (EHDI). It is organized as follow: in the
second section, we will analyze the calculation of the HDI. In the third
section, we will discuss the greening of HDI. In the fourth section, we will
provide a preliminary analysis between the two components of EHDI: HDI and EPI.
In the fifth section, we will explain methodology of calculation of EHDI and
comparison with HDI. Finally, in the sixth section we will discuss the level of
sustainability for regional groups, in light of Kyoto protocol participation.

Nowadays, it is heard more than
ever that the world ‘s population must acquire a lifestyle where they live in a
sustainable way; this implies consuming the resources need to fulfill our needs
without jeopardizing the opportunity of the generations to come to satisfy
their own. It is important to have in mind that this refers to natural, social,
and economic resources, as all three are important for the well being of
humans. As a response to measure this, the United Nations starting using the
HDI (Human Development Index) created by the Pakistani economist Mahbub Ul Haq
in 1990, measure that takes into account the following factors: live expectancy,
literacy level, and standard of living. (Business Dictionary, 2018). Even though, the
HDI indicates a country ‘s general achievement in its economic and social
fields, and it is one of the most statistical tools used worldwide to see a
country ‘s well-being, it doesn’t precisely show the environmental status of a
country. Furthermore, as being aware of the environmental performance is a
necessity in order to construct basis for efficient policymaking considering
natural resources, the Environmental Performance Index (EPI) emerged to have an
idea of a country ‘s environmental health. The EPI ranks how good countries perform on high-priority
environmental issues in two broad policy areas: protection of human health from
environmental harm and protection of ecosystems. (Yale University , 2018) . Under these
schemes as goals, the EPI scores countries results in 9 areas comprehended of
20 indicators, which qualifies the approaches of countries towards
international established targets.

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Keywords:  HDI AND EI.

The following paper aims to discover if there is a
significant relationship between the HDI and EI. What do humans in developed
countries to have a better Environemntal Index, and what happens is developing
cpuntries to have a lower Environmental Index, Why a better Human development
index and environmental index means sustainability.  In order to do so, two developed countries and
two developing countries  

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