Essays about: "Sustainable development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2526 essays containing the words Sustainable development.

  1. 1. Biodiversity vs. consumption and agriculture : analysis of discourses from the European Community on its effort to halt biodiversity loss

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

    Author : Carol Sencebé Condeso; [2018]
    Keywords : biodiversity; consumption; agriculture; sustainability; empowerment; European Commission;

    Abstract : Biodiversity has been in public agendas since the Río Conference in 1992, yet measures to improve it do not seem sufficient since it remains in a continuous negative status. Moreover,consumption and agriculture have been targeted as the practices that damage biodiversity the most. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Sweden in the Global Leader's Jersey : Constructing Leadership for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Linnea Sandell; [2018]
    Keywords : 2030 Agenda; Swedish Collective Identity; Narrative Analysis; Bourdieu; Structuralist Constructivism;

    Abstract : In September 2015, the leaders of the world agreed to head on a journey towards a socially, environmentally and economically sustainable future at 2030 by the adoption of the 2030 Agenda containing 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Sweden pledged to be the global leader in this transition. READ MORE

  4. 4. Perspectives on urban justice: is sustainable Malmö reality or utopia? A spatial analysis of socio-economic inequalities in availability of urban green spaces in Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Jessica Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Urban Green Spaces; Malmö; Social Sustainability; Social and Environmental Justice; Geographic Information Systems; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : UGS can provide extensive health benefits for city dwellers, especially those with close availability. However, previous research in the US has shown that UGS are not equally distributed within the city. This paper uses an urban justice approach to examine the distribution of UGS in Malmö, Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Education for Sustainable Development in the Kosovo: The Voice of Youth

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Lander Islami; [2018]
    Keywords : Education for Sustainable Development; Kosovo; Education; System; Policy; Practice; Students;

    Abstract : The aim of this project is to explore the state of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) in Kosovo, from a student's perspective. The education system in Kosovo has for some years undergone reform. The principles of Education for Sustainable Development have been incorporated in ministerial policy and the curriculum. READ MORE