Essays about: "Framework for Strategic Sustainable Development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 174 essays containing the words Framework for Strategic Sustainable Development.

  1. 1. Pushing innovation from below : the role of accelerator programs in the German energy transition

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Charlotte Elsa Jost; [2018]
    Keywords : sustainability science; energy transition governance; accelerator program; strategic niche management; multi-level analysis; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In order to fight climate change and meet the Paris Agreement to keep the global temperature rise below 2 °C above pre-industrial levels, there is an urgent need to change the dominant way of producing and consuming energy worldwide. However, governing an energy transition is a complex and challenging task, as different actors and interests clash on different levels. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability in the Regional Food Supply Chain of Lahti

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Johanna Snell; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; food sustainability; producer-consumer relations; regional food supply chain; alternative food networks;

    Abstract : Unsustainable food production and consumption patterns are threatening our living environment and our lives on earth. There is a need for profound transition in our ways to produce and consume food. Food, its production and consumption is a hot topic currently – as can be seen in media and in several projects run by various institutions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Influence Towards a Sustainable Cashmere Supply Chain : A Case Study of a Medium Sized Luxury Fashion Manufacturer in Scotland

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling

    Author : Brigitta Danka; Anna Grochowska; Kim van Rijt; [2017]
    Keywords : influence; textile industry; Sustainable Supply Chain Management SSCM ; cashmere; Framework for Strategic Sustainable Development FSSD ; Small to Medium Enterprise SME ;

    Abstract : What other means of influence exist in business other than economic? That is the question we set out to answer in regards to the fashion industry and the specific supply chain of cashmere. The cashmere industry has been described as complex, therefore the research has taken a complex adaptive systems approach to investigate how relationships between parts give rise to the collective behaviours of a system and how the system interacts and forms relationships with its environment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Communication about sustainability in the food value chain : communicative challenges and opportunities

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Astrid Mäehans; [2017]
    Keywords : communication; sustainability; food; challenges; opportunities; One Planet Food;

    Abstract : A change in diets is vital due to the high environmental impact of food. To enable this change communication about sustainable food plays an important role. Food and sustainability are both areas involving a high level of complexity, making the relationship between communication, sustainability and food a central area to study. READ MORE

  5. 5. CSR Integration in SMEs : An Exploratory Study of Corporate Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility in SMEs in the Nordic Countries

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Vasilia Gainulina; Anton Setiawan; [2017]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility; Corporate Sustainability; CSR Integration; Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises; CSR in SMEs; Mixed Methods; CSR Stage Model;

    Abstract : The importance of addressing the topic of sustainable development has been widely acknowledged, and the researchers call for future studies that would develop new perspectives on integrating sustainability in the business context. Currently, most of such studies focus on large companies, whereas it has been shown that the impact of SMEs on the economy, the society and the environment is also significant. READ MORE