Essays about: "Agenda 2030"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 139 essays containing the words Agenda 2030.


    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Mads Schou Jensen; [2021]
    Keywords : social movement studies; climate politics; field theory; green transition; strategic decision-making; climatization; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Climate change has become an all-encompassing problem as CO2 accumulating in the atmosphere sets the pace of temperature increases in our rapidly warming world. In attempting to make society ‘green,’ environmental movements have pursued different strategies through different political constellations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Implementation of the 2030 Agenda in Sweden : Interpretation and application of disability inclusive goals at the local level

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Béatrice Öman; [2021]
    Keywords : indivisibility; multi-level governance; sustainable development; 2030 Agenda; disabilities; implementation;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the transfer of disability targets in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development to the local level in Sweden and how this implementation contributes to the Agenda’s result on a global scale. In the summary of its final official report to the Swedish Government (SOU 2019:13), the Swedish Delegation for the 2030 Agenda states that the expression ‘sustainable development’ is applied in Sweden in two ways: while it is used witha focus on its environmental dimension, there is another, broader definition that also encompasses its social and economic dimensions. READ MORE

  3. 3. LGBTIQ rights and inclusion in development: The final frontier in human rights? A qualitative case study of the LGBTIQ community in Tanzania

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Emil Norlén; [2021]
    Keywords : LGBTIQ rights; human rights; Queer theory; SDG 10;

    Abstract : The human rights of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, and queer (LGBTIQ) population is repeatedly violated in countries around the world. Discrimination, violence, and state-led persecution towards the LGBTIQ population takes a negative toll on development and will ultimately affect the outcome of SDG 10, reduced inequalities. READ MORE

  4. 4. A study in sustainability within the building value chain: An organization-based case study exploring the architect’s responsibility

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper

    Author : Amanda Andersen; [2021]
    Keywords : Agenda 2030; Architectural profession; Design; Holistic work approach; Responsibilities; Standards; Sustainability; Agenda 2030; Ansvar; Arkitektur; Design; Holistiskt tillvägagångssätt; Hållbarhet; Standard;

    Abstract : The modern form of humans has thrived on the planet for the past 200.000 years. Since back then and all the way to the present we’ve had several basic, physiological human needs, one of those being that of shelter. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Relationship Between a Governmental Investment Organization and the Concept of Sustainability: The Operationalization of Sustainability in the Case of the Swedish Pension System

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Kajsa Ek Engqvist; [2020-10-08]
    Keywords : The Swedish Pension System; The First Four Funds Within the Swedish Pension System; Governmental Investment Organizations; Legitimacy Theory; Sustainability; Ownership Control;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to contribute to the understanding of how the relationship between agovernmental investment organization and the concept of sustainability has effects on bothnational and global scales. The thesis discusses the first four funds within the Swedish PensionSystem, which secures Sweden’s pensions through investing money retrieved from citizens’income. READ MORE