Essays about: "Sustainability Science"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 523 essays containing the words Sustainability Science.

  1. 1. Gamifying Social Media for Users on Sustainability-A design science research for social media platforms

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Zizhou Qiu; Ye Zheng; Jinmeng Xu; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Social media; Gamification; Design Science; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : At present, social media platforms pay more and more attention to convey sustainable concepts to users, and at the same time, gamification is a popular interaction approach to attract users, then the purpose of this research is to explore how to leverage gamification into social media to make users sustainable, and the target audiences are the enterprises of social media. The entire study is a design science research covering the questionnaire survey and interviews, this is devoted to formulating an artifact to solve the problem in this study. READ MORE

  2. 2. A new age in seafaring? Analysing the Dutch approach to incentivise a zero carbon fleet

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Suzanne Oostdam; [2021]
    Keywords : environmental policy; policy effectiveness; sustainable shipping; ecological modernisation theory; sustainability science; the Netherlands; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Contributing 3% of global annual carbon emissions, the shipping sector has to do its part to keep the global temperature under the maximum increase of 2°C. To fulfil this target, the Netherlands conceived the ‘Green Deal on Maritime and Inland Shipping and Ports’ in 2019. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fill your belly not your bin: An action research project to reduce food waste at Kunskapsskolan in Trelleborg, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Gyeong Jeong Min; Silvia Mugnaini; [2021]
    Keywords : Food waste; School canteens; Sustainability education; Three Spheres of Transformation framework; Sustainability science; Sweden; Trelleborg; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : School canteens have been identified as a unique case to address food waste due to their dual role: on one hand as big generators of food waste and on the other as settings to deliver education to reduce it. This thesis applies action research methodology to a collaborative project with a school called Kunskapsskolan in Trelleborg, Sweden, attempting to reduce food waste. READ MORE

  4. 4. Our transition - a cross-sectional comparison of sustainability transition initiatives in Denmark

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Jonas Boye Konggaard; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainability science; transition initiatives; transformative capacity; Assessment framework; impact evaluation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Sustainability transition initiatives are crucial in tackling global sustainability challenges but evaluations of their impacts are to a large extent lacking. This is a problem as it leads to uncertainty of their actual contributions which is a hindrance for public and political support. READ MORE

  5. 5. Design of instructions for a remanufacturing operation using AR

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : María Hervás Gutiérrez; Elisa Sáez García; [2021]
    Keywords : Augmented reality; remanufacturing; sustainability; circular economy; assembly; industry 4.0;

    Abstract : The concept of sustainability is gaining visibility in recent years. Both society and companies are increasing their interest in every of its social, environmental, and economic dimensions. This interest is one of the reasons why the Circular Economy is escalating. READ MORE