Essays about: "Capacity Building and Enabling Environment"

Found 3 essays containing the words Capacity Building and Enabling Environment.

  1. 1. Learning to bridge conservation and development: A case study of the Environmental Monitors Programme in Kruger to Canyons Biosphere Reserve

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Cláudia Florêncio; [2016]
    Keywords : adaptive co-management; biosphere reserve; bridging organizations; resilience; social-ecological systems; sustainable development;

    Abstract : We live in a world that faces several social and environmental problems and achieving sustainable development in contexts where it is necessary to alleviate poverty without eroding the capacity of the ecosystems to support future generations is challenging. Therefore, fostering sustainable development requires enabling both society and environment to cope with disturbances, adapt to and shape change (resilience). READ MORE

  2. 2. Adoption of effective improved cookstoves in sub-Sahara Africa: case study in the Arua District

    University essay from KTH/Energi och klimatstudier, ECS

    Author : Alwin Bubendorfer; [2012]
    Keywords : Effective improved cookstoves; sustainable development; 3-Step approach; improved project methodology; holistic approach; artisan structure; climate change mitigation and adaptation; biodiversity conservation; ecosystem service protection;

    Abstract : In rural areas of least developed countries, the preparation of meals remains the predominant energy consuming activity. Cooking is mostly performed with firewood – using the ancient “technology” of the 3-stone fire. READ MORE

  3. 3. The UNFCCC Technology Transfer Framework for Deployment and Diffusion of Low Carbon Technologies: Is it working in Tanzania?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Kai Maembe; [2011]
    Keywords : Technology Transfer; Climate Entrepreneurship; Low Carbon Technologies; Capacity Building and Enabling Environment; Least Developed Countries.; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Climate change is a real challenge with global impacts in scope. The negative impacts of climate change are being experienced globally through raising temperatures, rising sea levels, melting ice and glaciers, extended drought and floods, soil erosion among others. READ MORE