Essays about: "Social License to Operate"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words Social License to Operate.

  1. 1. Undermining the Local: Power, Acceptance, and Confidence surrounding a Chilean Mining Operation : Social Impacts of the Mining Operation Los Pelambres on the Cuncumén Community

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Naturresurser och hållbar utveckling

    Author : Julia Schwab; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Ethnography; Social License to Operate; Mining; Power; Trust; Victim Mentality;

    Abstract : The present ethnographic research explores the socio-economic repercussions of a copper mining operation in Chile on its host community. By examining the development of the relationship between this local community and the mining company since the latter’s arrival, this thesis sheds light on the possible (secondary) impacts of corporate social responsibility (CSR) measures and participatory spaces on intracommunal dynamics. READ MORE

  2. 2. Ensuring legitimacy trough CSR communication in the biobased sector

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Ludvig Essebro; [2020]
    Keywords : business ethics; corporate responsibility; corporate sustainability; forest sector; SDG; sustainability; sustainability reporting; affärsetik; företagssansvar; hållbarhetsrapportering; hållbarhetsredovisning; hållbar utveckling; skogsindustri; skogssektor;

    Abstract : The importance of corporations in sustainable development has increased. With augmented expectations of responsibility from the general public, the corporation may be obligated to engage in corporate sustainability to obtain legitimacy and a social license to operate. READ MORE

  3. 3. “GREASING” OR “SANDING-THE-WHEELS”? AN EMPIRICAL ASSESSMENT ON THE IMPACT OF CORRUPTION ON FIRM INNOVATION IN CHINA

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Melody Trinh; [2019]
    Keywords : corruption; China; firms; innovation; grease-the-wheels; sand-the-wheels; Social Sciences; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Corruption is generally considered to affect firm innovation negatively. Yet recent scholarship is indicating that corruption may yield positive effects on innovation practices by removing certain barriers associated with starting up or operating businesses. READ MORE

  4. 4. Multi-stakeholder collaboration in wind power planning

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Emmy Bwimba; [2019]
    Keywords : collaborative participation; legitimacy theory; stakeholders; stakeholder theory; social license to operate; wind energy; legitimitetsteori; intressenter; intressentteori; samverkansdeltagande; vindkraft;

    Abstract : Wind power industry is rapidly growing in Sweden. The country has decided that by year 2020, the share of renewable energy will be 50 % of total renewable energy supplied in the country (Vindval, 2013). Wind energy is perceived by many as the future of renewable energy especially in northern Europe. READ MORE

  5. 5. From Diesel to Battery Power in Underground Mines : A Pilot Study of Diesel Free LHDs

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Niklas Jäderblom; [2017]
    Keywords : LHD; Wheel loader; Sustainable Intelligent Mining Systems; Atlas Copco; Social License to Operate; Risk analysis; Change in work content; Battery power; LHD; Hjulastare; Sustainable Intelligent Mining Systems; Atlas Copco; Social License to Operate; Riskanalys; Förändring i arbetsinnehåll; Batteridrift;

    Abstract : Load, haul and dump machines (LHDs) are commonly used in underground mines around the world. The machines are used to transport fragmented ore after blasting in the ore body. The main propellant used is diesel which accounts for a large part of the diesel consumed in mines today. READ MORE