Essays about: "Climate Entrepreneurship"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 essays containing the words Climate Entrepreneurship.

  1. 1. “If you take the woman from the family for only a week, everything will crumble down.” : An Ecofeminist Perspective on Social Entrepreneurship in Kenya

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

    Author : Amanda Lundberg; Linnéa Lundeborg; [2019]
    Keywords : Ecofeminism; Social Entrepreneurship; Kenya; Case study; Ethnographic Study; ASAL land;

    Abstract : The Kenyan society is patriarchal, has an alarming rate of deforestation where rural farmers, especially women, are highly affected by climate change. There is little research on companies operating in dry areas with a mission to address poverty, ecology and women. READ MORE

  2. 2. Live-work units in subarctic climate as a part of sustainable city development : A design proposal

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Arkitektur och vatten

    Author : Ingemar Ohls; [2018]
    Keywords : Architecture; building design; apartment; Sweden; urban design; snow; housing design; Bokal; subarktiskt klimat; stadsutveckling; social hållbarhet; arkitektur; lägenheter; Sverige; bostadsarkitektur;

    Abstract : Today there is a wish from building entrepreneurs to be able to have other activities than traditional commercial areas on the street level in the residential housing while keeping the open store front windows facade. Another challenge today in development of cities are partially to maintain a socially sustainable city. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fostering Sustainable Entrepreneurship by Governmental Entrepreneurship Agencies : The Case of Almi Blekinge

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling

    Author : Eva Milletorp; Christopher Busiku; Jean Pierre Candiotti Bustamente; [2015]
    Keywords : sustainable entrepreneurship; SMEs; government; Almi; Blekinge; hållbart företagande; hållbart entreprenörskap; små och medelstora företag; Almi; Blekinge;

    Abstract : The importance of entrepreneurship for economic growth has long been recognized. It is also widely agreed that we are facing a sustainability challenge, which, according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, is largely created by the economic activities of the industrialized society. READ MORE

  4. 4. How National Values Influence Entrepreneurial Behaviour: A Case Study of India and Sweden

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

    Author : Johan Bjurman Bergman; Hugo Malmén Brodd; [2014]
    Keywords : Entrepreneurship; Culture; National Values; India; Sweden;

    Abstract : Entrepreneurship as a key driver of economic development is a notion that has gained traction in past decades. In addition, female entrepreneurship has been shown to encourage societal development and reduce gender inequality. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Potential Catalytic Role of Green Entrepreneurship – Technological Eco–Innovations and Ecopreneurs’ Acts – in the Structural Transformation to a Low–Carbon or Green Economy: A Foucauldian Discursive Approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Simon Elias Bibri; [2014]
    Keywords : Discourse; episteme; green entrepreneurs hip; ecopreneurs; technological eco–innovations; low–carbon green sustainable economy; transformation; green and energy efficiency technologies; ICT; environmental; economic; political; social; ecological modernization; European society; Foucault; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Green entrepreneurship – technological eco–innovations and ecopreneurs’ acts – has recently received much attention from European policymakers as one promising response to the challenges of sustainable economic development due to its potential to catalyze and build a low–carbon or green economy. This topical relationship between green entrepreneurship and sustainable economy has also gained increasing interest among scholars. READ MORE