Essays about: "Knowledge mobilization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words Knowledge mobilization.

  1. 1. Bygdebolag : en ny metod för landsbygdsutveckling

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Elin Sjöman; [2020]
    Keywords : bygdebolag; utvecklingsbolag; landsbygdsutveckling; socialt kapital; mobilisering; governance; Bourdieuconomics;

    Abstract : Kommunsammanslagningar och centraliseringar har lett till att statens närvaro på landsbygderna minskat och en större del av ansvaret för landsbygdsutveckling ligger på lokalsamhället. Mot den här bakgrunden har bygdebolagen växt fram – lokala aktiebolag som ägs av personer i eller med anknytning till bygden där all vinst återinvesteras i lokalsamhället. READ MORE

  2. 2. Building Institutional Capacity for Sustainability Transitions through Innovation Experiments : A Case Study of Sustainability Innovation Networks and Craft Beer SMEs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Brendan Pipkin; [2019]
    Keywords : Experimentation; Sustainability Transitions; Circular Economy; SMEs; Craft Beer; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The concept of experimentation is increasingly promoted to facilitate social learning for sustainability transitions. Experiments are collaborative initiatives designed to generate knowledge and test innovative practices to address a collective sustainability challenge. READ MORE

  3. 3. Impact is a Two-Way Conversation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Edward Dickinson; [2019]
    Keywords : Knowledge mobilization; research impact; sustainability research; academic engagement; knowledge exchange; knowledge transfer; societal impact; influencing policy; stakeholder engagement; scientific communication; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Sustainability researchers are facing increasing pressure to improve their scientific communication and to achieve impacts in wider society with their research. Knowledge mobilisation (KMB) is a key component of both challenges, as it relates to efforts undertaken by researchers to achieve impacts with their research. READ MORE

  4. 4. THE #METOO MOVEMENT AND WOMEN’S MOBILIZATION: WHY HAS SWEDEN OUTPERFORMED DENMARK? A Qualitative Study of Sweden and Denmark

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Nathalie Johansson; [2018-09-14]
    Keywords : women’s movements; women’s mobilization; sexual violence; feminism; #MeToo;

    Abstract : Although Sweden and Denmark are often viewed as being part of “egalitarian Scandinavia”, the recent #MeToo movement has revealed a conflicting reality of a high prevalence of sexual violence in both countries. However, as it turns out, the movement has received considerably more attention in Sweden than in Denmark. READ MORE

  5. 5. Managing nutrients in Denmark’s aquatic environment : a critique and a way forward for Danish management of re-created wetlands

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ebbe Korsgaard Andersen; [2018]
    Keywords : re-created wetlands; phosphorus; sustainability science; adaptive management; social-ecological systems; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Anthropogenic use of nitrogen and phosphorus causes a risk to aquatic ecosystems and hence the livelihood of humans. To tackle this issue, the European Union have imposed environmental obligations on its member states to higher the quality of the aquatic environment. READ MORE