Essays about: "Hållbar utveckling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 424 essays containing the words Hållbar utveckling.

  1. 1. Can addressing asymmetrical information gaps be an approach towards sustainable public procurement : A qualitative case study of Swedish public procurements

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Camilo Alejandro Pena Hernandez; Eric John Alexander Rosenström; [2017]
    Keywords : Asymmetric information; functional oriented public procurement; Sustainable development; SPP; informationsasymmetri; funktionsorienterad upphandling; hållbar utveckling; hållbar offentlig upphandling;

    Abstract : Asymmetrical information gaps perceived by procurers creates barriers when introducing sustainability in public procurement. The prerequisite for addressing these have therefore been studied. READ MORE

  2. 2. Circulating food products : a solution to the problem of food waste?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Anna Larsson; Emma Lindahl; [2017]
    Keywords : Circular economy; creating shared value; food waste; intermediary actors; social entrepreneurship; sustainable development; triple bottom line;

    Abstract : The problems related to food waste is gaining increased international attention, raising issues of environmental, economic and social character related to global food security and sustainable development. The European Union has recently increased its focus on food waste by adopting the Circular Economy Package where the reduction of food waste is identified as a key area. READ MORE

  3. 3. Menstrual cups - a sustainable way to achieve economic benefits in Kenya : How to empower women in a society with only small measures

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling; Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling

    Author : Cajsa Baars; Josefine Tapper; [2017]
    Keywords : Menstrual cup; menstrual cups; Kenya; Nairobi; economic benefits; sustainable; sustainability; menstruation; period; women; society; menskopp; menskoppar; Kenya; Nairobi; ekonomisk lönsamhet; hållbarhet; hållbar; mens; menstruation; kvinnor; samhälle;

    Abstract : This bachelor thesis is based on a field study conducted in Nairobi, Kenya, and intends to elucidate the systematic crimes against humanity that the inability to handle menstruation properly causes every day. Women who live under poor circumstances and lack access to basic needs, such as sanitary facilities and running water are the ones who suffer the most. READ MORE

  4. 4. Challenges in the Eco-tourism Industry in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Hanna Bengtsson; Felicia Folkeryd; [2017]
    Keywords : Eco-tourism; Limitations; Opportunities; Infrastructure; Sustainable behavior; Santa Teresa Costa Rica ;

    Abstract : Ett visst ansvar medföljer den omfattande inverkan som turism har på den globala omgivningen. Effekterna industrin genererar utökas kontinuerligt på grund av den rådande befolkningstillväxten, globaliseringen och det medföljande ekonomiska välståndet. READ MORE

  5. 5. An evaluation of the long-term functionality of Ecological Sanitation (EcoSan) projects in rural Burkina Faso : Reuse of sanitized human excreta as fertilizer in local agriculture

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskaplig kommunikation och lärande (ECE); KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskaplig kommunikation och lärande (ECE)

    Author : Anna Jonsson; Anna Land; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable sanitation; Ecological Sanitation; EcoSan; UDDT; Human; Hållbar sanitet; Ekologisk sanitet; Ecological Sanitation; EcoSan;

    Abstract : 2.4 billion people worldwide lack access to basic sanitation solutions, with major health and environmental impact as a result. The recently adopted worldwide Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) aim to reduce this problem and extend the access to basic sanitation. READ MORE