Essays about: "Social Contributions"

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  1. 1. The economic and social role of married women in the agricultural production system in the region of Muea–Cameroon

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

    Author : Fomu Agnes Takamo; [2019]
    Keywords : economic role; social role; agricultural production system; married women; gender relation; Cameroon;

    Abstract : Married women play a vital economic and social role in the agricultural production system in Cameroon. These women are mostly involved in food crop production. READ MORE

  2. 2. Local currencies: a tool for sustainability? : a: transitions perspective on the impacts of local currencies for sustainability : the case of the Bristol Pound

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Thiago Henrique Toste; [2018]
    Keywords : local currencies; sustainability assessment; sustainability science; sustainability transitions; Bristol Pound; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This research investigates the contribution of local currencies to sustainability. I look at a specific local currency scheme (the Bristol Pound, in Bristol, United Kingdom) through a transitions perspective, employing a Transitions Evaluation Framework, Multi-Level and Multi-Phase Perspectives to conduct my analysis. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Exploration of Strategic Sustainable Development (SSD) Complemented Transformative Social Innovation (TSI) Tools

    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; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling

    Author : Adriana Colquechambi; Gül Ulu; Mari Nakamura; Xiaohui Yu; [2018]
    Keywords : Framework for Strategic Sustainable Development; Transformative Social Innovation; TRANSIT Project; TSI Tools;

    Abstract : The human social system is facing complex social issues and (new) initiatives coming from different social actors are born to try to tackle these complex social issues. Social innovation is the field where these initiatives function, so it is also a complex field to identify and frame. READ MORE

  4. 4. Fixing Disadvantaged Neighbourhoods through Social Mix: A promising potential or delusional deroute?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Lea Christensen; [2018]
    Keywords : Disadvantaged neighbourhoods; social mix; mixed communities; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Improving and solving issues related to disadvantaged neighbourhoods have for decades been a concern for politicians, researchers, and professionals in Denmark as well as internationally. Recently, the concept of social mix has been very popular as a vision of development within planning practices and political strategies to develop disadvantaged neighbourhoods. READ MORE

  5. 5. Walking the Tightrope - An exploratory study of how Stockholm-based social enterprises manage the dilemma of embeddedness and disembeddedness

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

    Author : Anna Lena Hügel; Erika Ni; [2018]
    Keywords : social entrepreneurship; embeddedness; dilemma of embeddedness and disembeddedness; social networks;

    Abstract : Social entrepreneurship is a rising field of research and, in practice, a concept that bridges the public and private sector to offer solutions to social crises. With this thesis, we aim to contribute to the emerging body of literature by applying the concept of embeddedness to social entrepreneurship and investigating the dilemma of embeddedness and disembeddedness. READ MORE