Essays about: "Sustainability Education"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 159 essays containing the words Sustainability Education.

  1. 1. Business versus sustainability? A qualitative study focused on Swedish business students’ perceptions of business sustainability and its relation to action competence as part of UN’s Education for Sustainable Development (ESD)

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Emma Brandstedt; [2017-10-12]
    Keywords : Education for Sustainable Development ESD ; business education; business sustainability; power knowledge; Junior Achievement JA ; Ung Företagsamhet UF ; gymnasium; Sweden;

    Abstract : Across the world it is recognized that business have to become more sustainable. Differentsustainability initiatives have started to emerge in educational settings, but still few educators areable to graduate business students with skills allowing them to manage the complexity ofsustainability within businesses. READ MORE

  2. 2. A mutual path towards a sustainable future; - A multiple case study of the importance of industry-university partnerships for sustainable development and responsible leadership in business education

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jenny Christensen; Viktoria Iderheim; [2017-09-13]
    Keywords : sustainable development; sustainability; responsible leadership; partnership; industry-university collaboration; business education; business community;

    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Home is where the Earth is : exploring the adoption of vernacular architecture in urban housing in India

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Neha Satheesan; [2017]
    Keywords : sustainable transition; social practice; urban housing; sustainability science; vernacular architecture; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : India has yet to build 70% of the buildings that will exist in 2030. The housing industry in India has been growing rapidly in an effort to keep up with increasing urbanization, population growth and aspirational consumption. READ MORE

  4. 4. Is Everyone On Board? An exploratory study about individual sustainability-oriented knowledge in Swedish corporate boards of directors

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : André Hedberg; Marcus Kullman; [2017]
    Keywords : sustainability-oriented knowledge; knowledge management; board of directors; individual absorptive capacity; education;

    Abstract : Sustainability-oriented knowledge is becoming an increasingly important factor in corporate success. However, there is a surprising lack of research about how it is incorporated into the corporation's highest decision-making body: the board of directors. READ MORE

  5. 5. The emperor’s old clothes : a consumer behaviour-based case study on second-hand clothing as a sustainable fashion consumption practice in Italy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ilaria Tafuri; [2017]
    Keywords : fashion; consumers’ behaviour; Italy; second-hand clothes; slow fashion; sustainable clothing; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : L'attuale sistema della moda, conosciuto come Fast Fashion, è responsabile di gravi porblemi di tipo ambientale ed economico. La democratizzazione della moda ha stimolato l'appetito dei consumatori per nuovi trend, inducendo le compagnie d'abbigliamento a presentare un sempre maggiore numero di collezioni ogni anno. READ MORE