Essays about: "regime and climate theory]"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words regime and climate theory].

  1. 1. On the road to sustainability : exploring transition and transport planning in Oslo, Norway

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Marius Sandvoll Weschke; [2016]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; transport planning; hypermobility; Oslo; multi level perspective; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Achieving climate change mitigation targets requires a drastic cut in emissions from the transport sector – a huge challenge for regions where a heavily road-based mobility is already established, and where emissions have steadily increased for the past 20 years. Expectations of highly efficient, fast and ever-increasing mobility adds to the challenge. READ MORE

  2. 2. Something wicked this way comes: Authoritarian discourses of global warming and future-creation in Syria between the years 2011-2015

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ruben Ritzén; [2016]
    Keywords : climate change; authoritarian discourses; authoritarianism; future-creation; Syria; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Grounded in the discipline of climate politics, this theory-developing study (based on the work of Ben Anderson (2010)) is a first attempt towards expanding his analysis of future-creation in liberal countries to also include an authoritarian state. This is done by roughly sketching out the ways in which the Syrian al-Assad regime talks about futures related to anthropogenic global warming and/or its consequences. READ MORE

  3. 3. Taking the transformation pathway : food waste prevention measures in day-care centres in Copenhagen

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Anja Heidenreich; [2015]
    Keywords : transformation pathway; sustainability science; food waste regime; food waste; food waste prevention; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : We are currently using the planet’s limited resources in a very unsustainable way: around one-third of all food produced for human consumption is wasted each year, which has immense environmental, social and economic consequences. Even though ranked as one of the most sustainable countries in the world, Denmark still wastes annually food worth €1. READ MORE

  4. 4. Shipping in the World's Northernmost Ocean - Legal Disputes & Controversies in the Arctic Sea Routes & the Legal Impact of an Future Internationalization

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Daniel Jonsson; [2014]
    Keywords : Transpolar Sea Route; Northwest Passage; Northern Sea Route; Arctic; Article 234; Daniel Jonsson; Daniel Viktor Jonsson; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Arktis utgör ett av de minst utvecklade internationella regioner i världen. Trots politiska initiativ som arktiska rådet och liknande existerar det inte idag något övergripande legalt ramverk för att adressera flertalet juridiska dispyter och kontroverser. READ MORE

  5. 5. Climate Change and State Responsibility - Migration as a Remedy?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Lana Goral; [2014]
    Keywords : Public international law; international refugee law; theory of international law; state responsibility; migration; climate change; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Konsekvenserna av klimatförändringarna blir allt tydligare och det finns en bred enighet om att det kommer att påverka små östater i en så stor utsträckning att det kan tvinga hela befolkningar att migrera. Då frågan om klimatbetingad migration till stor är del oreglerad, syftar denna uppsats till att undersöka om stater skulle kunna utkräva statsansvar för bristande åtgärder för att bromsa växthuseffekten, om ett migrationsprogram skulle kunna beviljas som en form av åtgärd, samt om en stat praktiskt skulle kunna utkräva sådant ansvar. READ MORE