Essays about: "social sustainable development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 809 essays containing the words social sustainable development.

  1. 1. Socio-Economic Sustainability of Rural Energy Access in India

    University essay from KTH/Energi och klimatstudier, ECS

    Author : Suhasini Udayakumar; [2016]
    Keywords : Energy access; Indian states; rural areas; domestic sector; key performance indicators; Socio-economic Energy Sustainability Index;

    Abstract : Rural energy access has been a persistent issue in India causing the country to become one of the most energy poor nations of the world. Despite the launch of several heavily funded programs for the provision of electricity and modern fuels to rural areas, majority of the country‘s village households remain neglected and deficient in energy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Shades of yellow and green : barriers affecting the liquid biofuels for transport in Romania : a multi-level approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS (Lunds universitets centrum för studier av uthållig samhällsutveckling)

    Author : Nicolae Lucian Negrut; [2016]
    Keywords : barriers; post-communism; multi-levels; liquid biofuels for transport; Romania; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the light of (super) wicked problems, as climate change is, a deep transformation of energy and transport systems is needed. Among other technological innovations, liquid biofuels were adopted also in Romania as an innovation that could contribute to the transition towards a more sustainable transport. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reducing Lead time in High-Mix Low-Volume Conformal Coating: A Study at PBA Production, SAAB Järfälla

    University essay from Luleå/Department of Business, Administration, Technology and Social Sciences

    Author : Agnes Livingstone; [2016]
    Keywords : Ledtid; Hög variation låg volym; Kretskortslackering;

    Abstract : Denna rapport är det avslutande momentet på civilingenjörsutbildningen Teknisk Design vid Luleå Tekniska Universitet. Projektet som rapporten beskriver bedrevs under 20 veckor från september 2015 till januari 2016. READ MORE

  4. 4. INDIA: SHAPING THE GLOBAL SUSTAINABILITY AGENDA? Evaluating the vision for Sustainable Development in 12th Five Year Plan of India

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Mattias Andersson; [2015-12-17]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; National Sustainable Development Strategies; Commission of the Government of India; Agenda 21; Johannesburg Summit; Aleh Cherp;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate how India’s national 12th Five Year Plan (2012-2017) incorporates Sustainable Development, with a special focus on the strength and the weakness of the vision on Sustainable Development. Simply, India is in need of a specific national Sustainable Development strategy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Standardizing CSR with current guidelines and standards - The case of business-to-business service enterprises in the EU and Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Dzindo Dzanina; [2015-12-01]
    Keywords : CSR; CSR2; CSI; CSR; communication; stakeholders; B2BsSEs; CSR standardization; UN; OECD; ISO; Sweden; the EU; standards; guidelines;

    Abstract : Title: Standardizing CSR with current guidelines and standards - The case of business-to-business service enterprises in the EU and SwedenAuthor: Dzanina DzindoBackground: Today, companies are engaging more and more in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Due to globalization, CSR has become a natural consequence, which companies should adapt their business to. READ MORE