Essays about: "Bottom-up planning"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 49 essays containing the words Bottom-up planning.

  1. 1. Citizen participation in fossil-fuel free energy development : A case study of the Samsø Renewable Energy Island (Denmark)

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Miljöförändring

    Author : Katharina Mara Krause; [2021]
    Keywords : Citizen participation; Energy transition; Bottom-up planning; Participative governance; Transition management;

    Abstract : In the upcoming years there will be a growing need for sustainable energy transitions in a local as well as global context, making it necessary to gain a better understanding of factors influencing their success. In this context, citizen participation is considered an important tool in achieving sustainable energy transitions, as the active participation of the local population may help in lowering obstacles, such as resistance against planned projects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Scenario Planning : Preparing for the future during uncertain times.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Edvin Akgul; Gabriel Wadsten; [2021]
    Keywords : Scenario; scenario planning; uncertainties; driving forces; future; TAIDA. ;

    Abstract : Background and past studies: The effects of uncertain times include fluctuating markets anddemands rapid and agile means to cope with said fluctuations and occurring changes. Scenarioplanning is considered a great tool for coping with uncertainties and preparing means for futureevents. READ MORE

  3. 3. Resilience Against the Dark Arts : A Comparative Study of British and Swedish Government Strategies Combatting Disinformation

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : John P. Fee; [2021]
    Keywords : Disinformation; Resilience; Qualitative; Comparative; Content Analysis; United Kingdom; Sweden; Desinformation;

    Abstract : Western liberal democracies currently face a significant challenge from the growing proliferation of disinformation. With research suggesting that disinformation increases the risk of violence and intergroup conflict, this thesis sought to understand precisely what is being done by states to decrease the likelihood of this happening—specifically, with how the United Kingdom compares with/differs from Sweden in the type of resilience strategies employed to combat disinformation. READ MORE

  4. 4. The edible city: A concept for the sustainable and resilient city during the COVID-19 pandemic? : A case study of Andernach and Todmorden

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Annika Holthaus; [2021]
    Keywords : sustainability; resilience; nature-based solutions; urban agriculture; edible city; urban planning;

    Abstract : The COVID-19 pandemic exposed the vulnerability of cities and set a new focus on planning sustainable and resilient cities. This thesis aims to assess the edible city, where edible plants are grown in public spaces, in terms of sustainability and resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic and evaluate its contribution to urban sustainability and resilience. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bottom-up Projects and the Study of Their Prerequisite Starting Points - A Multiple Case Study on Temporary Use Projects in Malmö

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Teerapong Sanglarpcharoenkit; Sophia Friedel; [2020]
    Keywords : temporary use; project phase; project stakeholders; project enabler; bottom-up urban development; sustainable urban development;

    Abstract : This paper uses an exploratory multiple case study research approach to investigate three bottom-up temporary use projects in Malmö. The aim is to provide an understanding of starting processes of temporary use through a project lens with a focus on phases and activities; key stakeholders and motivations; and project key enablers. READ MORE