Essays about: "social sustainable development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 675 essays containing the words social sustainable development.

  1. 1. Sustainable development in codes of conduct for suppliers

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Textilhögskolan (THS)

    Author : BERIT KEHLER; KAJSA RYDEHED; [2014-09-15]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; development; Social; Social; environmental and economic sustainability; Code of conduct;

    Abstract : The concept sustainable development is defined as meeting the needs of the existing global population without compromising the opportunities for future generations to also meet their needs. Therefore, in order to work towards sustainable development, active sustainable choices need to be made in a company’s business activities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Process Simulations of Small Scale Biomass Power Plant

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Ingenjörshögskolan (IH)

    Author : Uchechukwu Megwai Godswill; [2014-08-11]
    Keywords : Biomass power technology; gasification; internal combustion engine ICE ; micro gas turbine MGT ; gas turbine; stirling engine; steam turbine;

    Abstract : Power generation from biomass based renewable energy technologies is a promising option in retrofitting our dependence in conventional power generation processes. The development of any society is not possible without sustainable energy and access to energy creates that environment that allows the world to thrive. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Urban Development on Municipal Solid Waste Management in Dhaka, Bangladesh

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Syeda Tanjima Nasrin; [2014]
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    Abstract : Urban environment is a major global concern especially where the pollution isincreasing due to rapid growth of population along with less development of physicalinfrastructure. Municipal solid waste management (SWM) is now being considered asone of the most immediate and serious environmental issue for rapid increasing anddensely populated cities of least developing countries, unfortunately a large portion ofurban areas has no service for solid waste disposal. READ MORE

  5. 5. Opportunities and challenges of a Sustainable Solid Waste Management in Tsumeb, Namibia

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : Elliott Croset; [2014]
    Keywords : Waste management; recycling; informal sector; waste characterization; Namibia; Tsumeb; integrated waste management;

    Abstract : The handling of wastes is an eternal problem, all societies are confronted to this issue. Their origins are very diverse, they could come from industrial activities, power production, shops, retail or household for instance. READ MORE