Essays about: "Outreach"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 58 essays containing the word Outreach.

  1. 1. ‘Hot Planet, Cool Athletes’: A Case Study of Protect Our Winters and the Role of Ski Activism in Combating Climate Change

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Ioana Mihala; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; New Social Movement; Ski Activism; Climate Change; Winter Tourism; POW; Lifestyle Sports;

    Abstract : Despite the high vulnerability of alpine environments to climate change, adaptation and mitigation within the winter sport industry have only recently received consideration. However, the focus has been mainly on the adaptation measures of the ski resort operators (supply side), not taking into consideration other actors (demand side) or attempts aiming for a sustainable form of winter tourism. READ MORE

  2. 2. Virkesköparens roll : en kvalitativ studie om uppsökande verksamhet och virkesköparens säljegenskaper

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Resource Management

    Author : Johanna Strömberg; [2019]
    Keywords : kontaktskapande arbete; uppsökande verksamhet; säljegenskaper;

    Abstract : De privata skogsägarna i Sverige står för cirka 60 procent av skogsindustrins råvarubehov. Konkurrensen om råvaran hårdnar och urbaniseringstrenden leder till att de privata skogsägarna verkar behöva allt mer hjälp för att sköta om sin skog. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. "We Think Nothing Like This Can Happen Here": Reception, Perception and Response to Risk Communication Among Refugees and Immigrants in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Linn Hollanti; [2019]
    Keywords : Risk Communication; Crisis Preparedness; Refugees; Immigrants; If Crisis or War Comes; Om krisen eller kriget kommer; Sweden; Technology and Engineering; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Risk communication is recognised as an essential component of crisis preparedness, enabling people at risk to take informed decisions to protect themselves. Research has shown that foreign-born people including refugees and immigrants to a lesser extent than others are reached by the information and are less prepared for crisis, making them particularly vulnerable in crisis situations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Vem vill ha ett Gubbäpple? : ett arbete om kunskap kring samt distribution av kultursorter av äpple

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

    Author : Alva Hällberg; [2019]
    Keywords : klonarkiv; äpple;

    Abstract : Äpple har en lång odlingstradition i Sverige där olika sorter med åren har spridits i landet, vissa mer lokalt än andra. Äldre äppelsorter har med tiden konkurrerats ut av nya förädlingsresultat, både i de kommersiella odlingarna och i hemträdgårdarna. READ MORE