Essays about: "OSS communities"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 essays containing the words OSS communities.

  1. 1. Feedback effects in the Arctic region and how they affect the global climate

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Lotta Nyman; [2020]
    Keywords : Arctic warming; Arctic change; Climate feedback effect; Lower latitude weather; Arctic amplification; Permafrost; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The Arctic is warming at a rate two to three times that of the global average. Although only covering a small area of the globe, it is a vital component of the climate system. Through climatic feedback effects the warming is enhanced, and risks leading to further climate change. READ MORE

  2. 2. Biologisk mångfald i privatträdgårdar : även en liten trädgård kan bidra!

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Anna Lindhagen; [2019]
    Keywords : biologisk mångfald; ekosystemtjänster; pollinatörer; trädgård; Bara; insekter; trender;

    Abstract : The southwestern parts of Sweden has previously been composed by beech forest, flowering meadows and grasslands. Nowadays, the landscape consists mostly of large agricultural communities. Places where a variety of flowers, bumblebees and bees used to thrive have become farmlands. READ MORE

  3. 3. Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) : Towards the development of socially sustainable communities

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för handel och företagande; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för handel och företagande

    Author : Tereza Larsson; Charity Mashegede; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Social Sustainability; Social Capital; SMEs; Equity; Safety; Eco-Prosumption; SDG 11; Sustainable Development Goals.; Hållbarhet; Social Hållbarhet; Socialt Kapital; SMEs; Jämlikhet; Säkerhet; Eko-Prosumption; SDG 11; Hållbara Utvecklingsmål.;

    Abstract : Background: Ever since the Brundtland Commission stressed that Social Sustainability (SS) issues are often ignored, there has been mounting research on social sustainability (Boström, Vifell, Klintman, Soneryd, Hallström & Thedvall, 2015). Companies are now addressing sustainability concerns more broadly because of the increasing demand and pressure from society demanding they deal with the negative social impacts associated with their products and activities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Public blockchain communities A study on how governance mechanisms are expressed within blockchain communities

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Oscar Nilsson; Dorna Garagol; [2018-07-04]
    Keywords : OSS communities; community governance; blockchain technology; blockchain governance; governance mechanisms;

    Abstract : Blockchain technology is rapidly growing and can in the near future disrupt industries such as finance, cyber security, and political voting systems. The interest in the phenomenon has increased the past years, and as a result, more research within the field has emerged as a natural outcome. READ MORE

  5. 5. Stationsetableringens effekter och medförda värden i mindre orter : en studie om Veinge i Laholms kommun

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Sofia Kamf; [2018]
    Keywords : stationssamhälle; platsidentitet; regionförstoring; tillgänglighet; regiontillhörighet; tågstopp; kommunikationer; hållbar utveckling;

    Abstract : Det här arbetet belyser stationsetableringens roll i mindre orter. En stationsetablering skapar inte bara nya förutsättningar i form av förbättrad kollektivtrafik, utan skapar också möjlighet till andra former av utveckling, både lokalt i orten, men också regionalt i omlandet. READ MORE