Essays about: "Community engagement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 164 essays containing the words Community engagement.

  1. 1. Stockholm’s Engine of Change: Cyclists Remaking Themselves and Their City

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Elena Peterlana; [2019]
    Keywords : collective action; cyclists; group identity; sustainable development; sustainable urban mobility; Stockholm;

    Abstract : Today we are experiencing an urbanization process at a speed never acknowledged before. With mobilityaccounting for a considered share of the environmental impact of these expanding urban ecosystems, the bicycleassumes an increasing fundamental role in the framework of sustainable development. READ MORE

  2. 2. Meme Marketing to Fellow Kids

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : William Lind; [2019]
    Keywords : Memes; memetic media; authenticity; corporate identity; vernacular criticism; intangible assets; reddit; twitter;

    Abstract : Corporations attempting to enter the realm of memetic media often find themselves lost and embarrassed; the chaotic nature of meme culture as a global way of expression on the internet has proven difficult, and communities like Reddits r/FellowKids enact vernacular criticism on corporations who attempt to use memes in order to reach their target audience. This study aims to reach higher knowledge of successful corporate engagement in memetic media through a text analysis of discussions between users on Reddit and the interplay on Twitter where users engage in vernacular ways with the Wendy’s Twitter account. READ MORE

  3. 3. CSR för delade värderingar : en fallstudie av kundperspektiv hos skogs- och lantbrukskunder inom banksektorn

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Erik Grafström; [2019]
    Keywords : consumer behaviour; corporate social responsibility; CSR 2.0; Hertzberg’s two-factor theory; laddering; means-end chain; Schwartz theory of fundamental values; konsumtionsbeteende; Hertzbergs tvåfaktorteori; Schwartz teori för grundläggande värderingar; socialt ansvarstagande i företag;

    Abstract : Finansbranschen, vilken är en bransch beroende av relationer. Hållbarhetsarbete som innebär begränsning av social och miljömässig påverkan är idag en viktig del av företagande i många branscher. Hur hållbarhetsarbetet tas i uttryck kan skilja sig mycket även inom samma bransch. READ MORE

  4. 4. The advent of Sustainable Transport in Scotland : The implementation of Glasgow’s Strategic Plans for Cycling and the case of South City Way

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Georgi Gushlekov; [2019]
    Keywords : sustainable development; cycling; Glasgow; urban planning; cycling policy; public engagement;

    Abstract : This study explores the option of stimulating cycling activity as part of the strife of the modern city towards adopting the principles of sustainable development in order to shape the everyday habits of its inhabitants. The case of the city of Glasgow was chosen as an appropriate example of the potential obstacles and benefits which the implementation of cycling policies is attributed with. READ MORE

  5. 5. Youth empowerment as an educational incentive in Ethiopian rural areas

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Niels de Fraguier; Jannik Halfwassen; [2019]
    Keywords : Youth participation; Empowerment; Education; Ethiopia; Rural development; Community engagement; Cross-collaboration; Policies and implementation; Africa;

    Abstract : With a tremendous demographic boom and the high importance of the youth population, Ethiopia is currently dealing with critical challenges to ensure sustainable development within the country. The recent appointment of Abiy Ahmed as prime minister has brought new hope for Ethiopian liberalisation and the improvement of former political systems. READ MORE