Essays about: "Sustainability Science"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 437 essays containing the words Sustainability Science.

  1. 1. Putting all the sustainable development eggs in the private sector basket : An investigation into hegemonic struggle in the Danish development community over increasing private sector-driven development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Louise Maria Skotte Møller; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Development Finance; Private Sector-Driven Development; Civil Society; Critical Discourse Analysis; Hegemony; Sustainability Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : How sustainable development (SD) is envisioned, practiced and financed is a crucial question today. In Denmark, the former government introduced private sector-driven development (PSDD) at the heart of Danish development cooperation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Traditions challenged by transitional change : A study of what can be learned from the overcoming of change in work and other habits by the reindeerherding nomad Dukha community

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Björn Stigson; [2020]
    Keywords : Working life science; Work without boundaries; Concept of work; Ontology of work; Dukha; Reindeer Herding; Pastoralism; Gränslöst arbete; Arbetsvetenskap; Nomadism; Arbete; Dukha; Renskötsel;

    Abstract : The Dukha people are nomadic pastoralists who also supplement their income from tourism and their diet from hunting and gathering. The Dukha community has gone through and overcome numerous changes in conditions over the years. READ MORE

  3. 3. Enhancing the degradation rate of microplastics and organizing a study visit about sustainability

    University essay from KTH/Lärande

    Author : Marianne Al-Ghorabi; [2020]
    Keywords : Accommodation; assimilation; Fenton reaction; microplastics; polypropylene; polystyrene; proximal development zone; study visit; visible light photocatalysis; zinc oxide nanorods; Ackommodation; assimilation; den proximala utvecklingszonen; Fenton reaktion; fotokatalys med synligt ljus; mikroplast; polypropalen; polystyren; studiebesök; zinkoxid nanorör.;

    Abstract : Microplastics take hundreds to thousands of years to degrade in nature, and pose a threat to the environment. A photocatalytical degradation method have been developed to take advantage of solar light to degrade microplastics, however it takes several months to degrade microplastics with the process. READ MORE

  4. 4. Narratives in the spotlight: an analysis of two positions in sustainability

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Thomas May; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Eco centrism; Techno optimism; Positions; Sustainocene; Arcologies;

    Abstract : People’s view of the world can cause them to make decisions that may not be sensible or based on incomplete information. A way to rectify this problem is by drawing upon ideas that are presented within bestselling popular science publications, in this case relating to sustainable development. READ MORE

  5. 5. Outsourcing Asylum: The EU Disembarkation Centers Proposal

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Karolin Jönsson; [2019]
    Keywords : EU law; International law; Asylum; Non-refoulement; Integrated Border Management; Jurisdiction; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Denna uppsats har undersökt den externa utvecklingen av EUs asylpolicy. Uppsatsen har beskrivit att EUs Asylsystem, the Common European Asylum System (CEAS), har allt sedan sitt upprättande varit baserad på idén om att en förstärkning av EUs yttre gränser är en förutsättning för upprätthållandet av ett inre gemensamt område utan interna gränser. READ MORE