Essays about: "Hållbar utveckling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 464 essays containing the words Hållbar utveckling.

  1. 1. Selecting sustainability management tools for medium sized companies : Development of a structured method for companies in the retail and energy industrial sectors

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Amanda Sievers; [2018]
    Keywords : sustainability management; medium size companies; sustainable development; SME; energy industry; clothing retail industry;

    Abstract : Inom området hållbarhetsledning så finns det många verktyg som har utvecklats för att hjälpa företag att adressera och hantera olika delar av hållbarhet. Mängden verktyg som finns tillgängliga innebär att det är en utmaning i sig att välja det bästa möjliga verktyget för ett givet företag. READ MORE

  2. 2. Where-Else : Creating a dialogue tool to enhance green space allocation for the mitigation of noise and water runoff in urban settings.

    University essay from KTH/Strategiska hållbarhetsstudier

    Author : Elsemieke Jolien Juffer; [2018]
    Keywords : climate change; resilience; dialogue; urbanisation; water; sound.;

    Abstract : Cities around the world encounter global challenges, of which climate change is one. Urbanisation is resulting in inflexible land uses that are hard to reverse and cause fragmentation of green areas, which therefore decline in quality and contribute to the cities’ vulnerability to climate change. READ MORE

  3. 3. Valorising Organic Waste using the Black Soldier Fly (Hermetia illucens), in Ghana

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Gabrielle Joly; [2018]
    Keywords : Review; case studies; food waste; faecal sludge; co-digestion; low-tech system; cost-benefit analysis CBA ; Etat de l’art; études de cas; déchets alimentaires; boues de vidange; co-traitement; système low-tech; analyse coûts-bénéfices; Granskning; fallstudier; livsmedelsavfall; fekalslam; sambehandling; lågteknologiskt system; kostnads-nyttoanalys;

    Abstract : Ghana as a rapidly growing and urbanizing middle-income country is facing a number of challenges, including (1) implementing a sanitary, environmental-friendly, and economically-sound waste management system; (2) increasing its agricultural productivity in a sustainable way to meet the growing domestic food demand; and (3) providing livelihood opportunities in both rural and urban areas. Using the black soldier fly (BSF), a particularly beneficial insect, to locally and cost-effectively valorise abundant, high-impacting, and nutrient rich organic waste streams, such as food waste (FW) and faecal sludge (FS), into affordable and sustainable farming inputs like organic fertilizer and animal feed products, could tackle all these challenges at the same time. READ MORE

  4. 4. Construction and test of a new compact TRT equipment

    University essay from KTH/Tillämpad termodynamik och kylteknik

    Author : Linus Olausson; [2018]
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    Abstract : A relevant contribution to sustainable development can be achieved by providing efficient solutions for heating buildings. The use of a heat pump taking heat from the bedrock with the help of a borehole heat exchanger is a common solution in Sweden to accomplish this. READ MORE

  5. 5. A place for play in Ng’ambo : a design proposal with children in focus for a public space in an informal settlement of Zanzibar, Tanzania.

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Anna Eklund; [2018]
    Keywords : developing country; designing for play; children’s perspective; informal settlements in Zanzibar; Ng’ambo; Uwanja wa Farasi; Minor Field Studies;

    Abstract : Almost all the countries of the world have signed the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. The Convention is an international agreement that aims to give children the right to be heard and treated with respect, no matter where in the world the child is born. READ MORE