Essays about: "social sustainable development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 573 essays containing the words social sustainable development.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Resilience and Social Justice as the Basis for Urban Food System Reform - A Case Study of Bristol, U.K.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Mark Wilson; [2014]
    Keywords : Urban Agriculture; Urban Food Policy; Social-Ecological Resilience; Social Justice; Sustainable Development;

    Abstract : This paper considers the contribution of urban agriculture to the local food system and the role of the city council in this system. Using an interdisciplinary mixed method approach, the study explores local stakeholders’ perspectives of these aspects in the city of Bristol, UK. READ MORE

  3. 3. India’s Hunger Problem: A Comparative Analysis of the Performances of Food Distribution at the National level and in the State of Tamil Nadu

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Raghul Madhaiyan; [2014]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Performance Evaluation; Poverty; Hunger; Food Security; Food Distribution System;

    Abstract : Food is fundamental for humans to survive and vital for development. Food security is a major issue and sustaining it is a challenge for the countries of the world. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Sandvik Community Case Study: Exploring the characteristics of corporate-community collaboration with a focus on the South African mining industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Xenia Aherdan; Maria Strandlund; [2014]
    Keywords : cross-sector collaboration; sustainable community development; corporate-community collaboration; corporate social responsibility; stakeholder dialogue; value;

    Abstract : The role of multinational corporations has become prominent in society and both high expectations and demands are placed on them to act accordingly. Furthermore, collaboration across sectors has also become increasingly important in order to address societal issues that no actor can solve alone. READ MORE

  5. 5. Reuse, reduce & recycle : planning for sustainable solid waste management in Stone Town - Zanzibar

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

    Author : Cecilia Hellman; Emma Karlsson; [2014]
    Keywords : Integrated Solid Waste Management; landscape architecture; planning for SWM in developing countries; solid waste management in Zanzibar;

    Abstract : In the low-income countries of the world, rapid urbanization and decaying infrastructure results in an increasingly unsustainable situation when it comes to solid waste management. Often, the solution tends to focus on introducing technical advanced interventions based on the conditions of the high-income world. READ MORE