Kuznetsov Oleg Leonidovich, Doctor of Technical Sciences, professor, President of RANS, President of the “Dubna” University, co-head of International scientific school of sustainable development n.a. P.G. Kuznetsov
Bolshakov Boris Evgenievich, Doctor of Technical Sciences, professor, full member of RANS, head of Sustainable Innovative Development Department of “Dubna” University, co-head of International scientific school of sustainable development n.a. P.G. Kuznetsov
Gaponov Alexey Alexeevich, head of Editorial board (Council) of scientific and educational newspaper “Nature – Society – Human. Noosperic sustainable development”
The article shows that the idea of development in which the current generations meet their needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs (i.e. sustainable development), can become a national idea of Russia in case it has adequate scientific and ideological support.
KEYWORDS: sustainable development, national idea, scientific support for sustainable development, noosphere.