Showing result 1 - 5 of 51 essays containing the words THE ROLE OF EDUCATION IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.

  1. 1. The World Bank and Public-Private Partnerships in Education: Framing, problem representation and the construction of gender equality

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emma Stenholm; [2017]
    Keywords : discourse analysis; gender equality; problem representation; the World Bank; Public-Private Partnerships in education; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Education is commonly agreed upon as being one of the main drivers of national economic development which has led to a greater incorporation of education policies in development projects. Internationally, the World Bank is the single largest provider of expertise knowledge and financial aid to education development and as such they can play a key role in shaping policies and how problems are understood and thought of. READ MORE

  2. 2. Creating Customer Value in a Circular Economy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Isak Albihn; [2017]
    Keywords : Customer value; Value proposition canvas; Fit; Service oriented circular business model; Circular economy; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Resource related challenges are becoming increasingly severe. The shift towards a circular economy is viewed as one prominent way to overcome the challenges. A shift towards a circular economy would partly require new business models, commonly referred to as circular business models. READ MORE

  3. 3. Strengthening The Link Between Conservation and Sustainable Development: Can Ecotourism Be a Catalyst? The Case of Monviso Transboundary Biosphere Reserve, Italy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Elena Mondino; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Conservation; Ecotourism; UNESCO Biosphere Reserve; Learning tool; ECST; Monviso; Environmental Education;

    Abstract : The dichotomy of conservation vs. sustainable development has generated numerous debates since the introduction of the latter in the late 1980s. When UNESCO introduced the Biosphere Reserve concept in the early ‘70s, it drew even more attention to the matter. READ MORE

  4. 4. Vocational Skills Training for Sustainable Development : A Case Study of Youth Education Pack Programme in Kenya’s Dadaab Refugee Camps

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : David Kunyu Khisoni; [2016]
    Keywords : education in emergencies; vocational skills training; sustainable development;

    Abstract : The global rise in the number of refugees in recent decades has raised questions and concerns on continuation of their education. As enshrined in SDG 4, refugees have a right to inclusive and equitable quality education, aimed at enhancing lifelong learning and creation of opportunities. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Chinese Consumers' Attitudes towards Their "Willingess to Pay" for Renewable Electricity

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Anneke Bösche; [2016]
    Keywords : China; green electricity; economic and environmental factors; purchase-decisions; Chinese General Social Survey; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : China’s economic development has not only led to enormous growth figures, but also to a severe degradation of the environment. Mass-consumption of fossil fuels like oil and coal in China contributed to reaching the level of the largest greenhouse gas emitter worldwide. READ MORE