Essays about: "social sustainable development"

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  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. A Conceptual Female Hygiene Product : Developed from Needs and Prerequisites in an Agricultural East African Context

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Maskinkonstruktion; Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/MaskinkonstruktionTekniska högskolan

    Author : Maria Olsson; Lina Larsson; [2014]
    Keywords : menstruation; female hygiene product; Uganda; sustainable;

    Abstract : Menstruation is a large problem for females in development countries today. Studies have shown that around 40 percent of menstruating girls have been absent from school due to their menstruation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Minimizing CO2 emission by following ZEB strategies

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för ekoteknik och hållbart byggande

    Author : Elaheh Jalilzadehazhari; [2014]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : AbstractBuildings play an important role in formulating sustainable development, which can help todecrease environmental impacts, such as energy resource depletion, environmental deteriorationand climate change due to the use of fossil base fuels. The zero energy/emission concept isgaining interest as a renewable energy resource. READ MORE