Essays about: "social sustainable development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 666 essays containing the words social sustainable development.

  1. 1. Chinese Involvement in Mozambique: Sino-Mozambican Relations Understood through the Perspectives of Farmers in Boane and Xai-Xai

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hanna Skansholm; [2016-06-10]
    Keywords : Sino-Mozambican Relations; Sustainable Development; Local Perspectives; Boane; Xai-Xai; Agricultural Investments;

    Abstract : Sino-African relationships have become increasingly important for African development. Chinese investments and aid have provided an alternative to the development model presented by traditional Western partners. One African country where Chinese involvement has become significant is Mozambique. READ MORE

  2. 2. Möten, mat och odling : gestaltningsförslag av mötesplatser utifrån brukarnas visioner

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Andreas Östlund; [2016]
    Keywords : stadsodling; medborgarmedverkan; omgestaltning;

    Abstract : När allt fler blir stadsmänniskor, i samband med en ökande urbanisering, väljer allt fler att odla tillsammans - stadsodling har blivit en trend världen över som en konsekvens av många faktorer. Individualisering och ökad ensamhet samt en starkare urbanisering bidrar till människors allt starkare vilja att odla tillsammans. READ MORE

  3. 3. Small Scale Sustainability : A Qualitative Study of Corporate Sustainability in Swedish SMEs

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Miha Alvesson Due Billing; [2016]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Corporate sustainability CS ; Small and Medium-sized Enterprises SMEs ; Corporate Social Responsibility CSR ; Sweden;

    Abstract : This qualitative study aims to contribute to the research field on corporate sustainability (CS) in small and medium-sized enterprise (SMEs), in hopes of helping policymakers better understand the circumstances for Swedish SMEs and how they work with CS. Empirical data about motivations behind working with CS, implementation of CS activities, and effects of CS work were collected through in-depth interviews with 18 company representatives. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Should sex tourism be viewed as a threat for future development? : A perspective that explores the general approach of sex tourism and prostitution in the tourism industry based on historical, cultural, and traditional values in The Gambia.

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Louise Jonsson; Matilda Nilsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Toubabs; Bumsters; Sex Tourism; Child sex tourism; Prostitution; Sustainable development; Tourism; Sex; Undeveloped countries; Gambia; Africa; Europe; Colonialism; NGO’s; Family values and Islam.;

    Abstract : This bachelor thesis describes the component of society which sex tourism descends from in Gambia. Sex tourism is an emerging sub-industry to tourism that affects several different social spheres in communities that are characterized by tourism. READ MORE