Essays about: "social sustainable development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 617 essays containing the words social sustainable development.

  1. 1. Teaching sustainability in a geographical context

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Marie Norman; [2014-02-07]
    Keywords : Utbildning för hållbar utveckling; geografiundervisning; geografiskt sammanhang; fältstudie; Serbien; Education for sustainable development ESD; geography teaching; geographical context; field study; Serbia;

    Abstract : This study explains how different factors of the geographical context shape geography teachers’ understanding and teaching of sustainable development in primary education in Serbia. The idea of sustainability is interpreted differently depending on the locally unique conditions that constitute the geographical context. READ MORE

  2. 2. How to achieve a strategic sustainable supply chain management (SSCM)? : A case study of Swedish Global enterprise in wire and cable industry-Habia Cable

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Yingli Li; Heshan Ye; [2014]
    Keywords : sustainability; SCM; corporate social responsibility CSR ; sustainable SCM SSCM ;

    Abstract : The concept of sustainability has become a buzzword in today’s business marketplace. Particularly, the incorporation of sustainability into Supply Chain Management (SCM) has received a great deal of attention from companies of all sizes and even involved a wide range of industries in recent years. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ecosystem Services Based Evaluation Framework of Land-use Management Options for Dryland Salinity in the Avon Region, Western Australian Wheatbelt

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Klara Zoe Kleplova; [2014]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Sustainable Land Use; Ecosystem Resilience; Ecosystem Services Evaluation; Double-counting; Dryland Salinity;

    Abstract : Dryland-salinity management options aim to positively influence the adverse human-induced processes which lead to salinisation of top-soil. Specifically, the processes causing dryland-salinity are rising saline groundwater table and soil erosion. READ MORE

  4. 4. Åriket - A Case Study of Conflicts in Urban Development

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Elin Nannstedt; [2014]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Transport Planning; Sustainable Mobility; Policy Planning Processes; Contested Story Lines; Alternatives;

    Abstract : Sustainable transport planning is a complex issue and has become a great challenge for today’s decision makers. One of the biggest concerns is how sustainable mobility can be reached; where social and economic interests can work together with environmental interests. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Social Impact Analysis of How Geoparks Contribute to Sustainable Economic Development: A Case Study of Meteorum Geopark in Dalarna, Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Spencer Shander; [2014]
    Keywords : Geoheritage; social impact assessment; empowerment theory; management of the commons; sustainable development;

    Abstract : In this thesis, Meteorum Geopark was researched to understand the social impact and the potential of Geoparks and Geotourism to contribute to sustainable economic development in an OECD nation. Meteorum is located in Dalarna, Sweden and is situated in a region called the Siljan Ring. READ MORE