Essays about: "social sustainable development"

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  1. 1. The Road Less Travelled: A Case Study on Ecotourism and Sustainable Development in the Sundarbans, Bangladesh

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Lisa Kenny; [2017]
    Keywords : Ecotourism; Bangladesh; Sustainable Development; Sundarbans; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Ecotourism has been touted globally as a tool that promotes sustainable development. Yet ecotourism and sustainable development are neither simple to define, nor straightforward in regards to their implementation. The aim of this thesis is to critically investigate ecotourism’s relationship to sustainable development. READ MORE

  2. 2. A critical analysis of the alternative energy-poverty discourse with a case of Kasese district in Uganda: New sites, actors, identities, language, and visions of power

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Adventino Banjwa; [2017]
    Keywords : Alternative energy technologies; Poverty Alleviation; Sustainable Development; Post-development theory; Critical Discourse Analysis; Uganda; Kasese district; Champion District Initiative.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : One of the central themes in recent sustainable Development debates is the idea that alternative energy technological solutions can also alleviate poverty in parts of the global South. This idea is earmarked in this study as the alternative energy-poverty discourse. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards an inclusive municipal solid waste management system: A case study from Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Andrés González Acosta; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; Mexico; solid waste management; informal recycling sector; participatory resource management;

    Abstract : The city of Xalapa, like many Mexican cities, does not count with any sort of official recycling program. Resource recovery relies on the work performed by the informal recycling sector and often, such work is neglected by the local government. READ MORE

  4. 4. Empowering Women through Rural-Urban Migration in China.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Agata Kunka; [2017]
    Keywords : migration; empowerment; rural migrant women; hukou system; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Gender equality and empowerment of women and girls were presented at the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG5) by the United Nations. It has been realized that empowerment of women plays a crucial role in development. This study examines the empowerment process of rural migrant women in China. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainable Clothes Development : The Development of a Model for Production of Sustainably Produced Clothing

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : David Sundvall; Pontus Åberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable clothes; Global footprint; Discursive design; Industrial design engineering; Product development; Model; Hållbara kläder; Discursive design; Teknisk design; Produktutveckling; Model;

    Abstract : If you are living in Sweden, you´re likely to consume around 15 kg textile every year (Palm, 2011). Of those 15 kg, 10.5 kg are most likely produced in Asia (IPCC, 2014). When producing textile, greenhouse gases like carbon dioxide and methane are emitted. READ MORE