Essays about: "Sustainable development"

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  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. Greens and beans in the city - Urban agriculture and food security in Jinja, Uganda

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Oskar Bäcklin; Lina Malmberg; [2017-10-03]
    Keywords : urban agriculture; food security; urban planning; urban space; Global South; Uganda; urban development; development geography;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns the problems with creating urban food security in a constantly urbanizingworld with focus on the role that urban agriculture may have in addressing this problem Thepurpose of this study is to investigate if urban agriculture is an important activity for creatingfood security in the city, using Jinja as an example. It also seeks to explore potentialopportunities and obstacles for agricultural activities within the city of Jinja. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Sustainable Value Chain Development in the Apparel Industry; Case studies of how Swedish sportswear companies work with sustainability in their value chains

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Elin Harrysson; Freja Larsjörs; [2017-09-13]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Value Chains; Sustainable Value Chain Development;

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

  5. 5. Sustainable development and free trade

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Astrid Jakobsson van Stam; [2017-09-07]
    Keywords : sustainable development; free trade; European Union; EU; Environmental protection; european integration;

    Abstract : This thesis’ purpose is to illustrate the potential conflict between free trade and sustainabledevelopment. The thesis will introduce a three-dimensional theorization, which will be applied toan analysis of two court cases. Further on this thesis will outline how these conflicts could beunderstood within the frame of European integration. READ MORE