Essays about: "behaviour change projects"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 essays containing the words behaviour change projects.

  1. 1. Individual investors' preferences regarding green bonds : A survey of Swedish investors

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Lauri Kivikoski; Robert Sandberg; [2019]
    Keywords : green bonds; socially responsible investing; SRI; sustainable finance; environmental attitude; environmental behaviour;

    Abstract : Green bonds are a type of bonds that are designated for investment projects that have a positive effect on the environment. Such projects could be preventing climate change by reducing emissions of greenhouse gases, increasing energy-efficiency, or improving waste management. Green bonds have risen considerably in issued volume in recent years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Blind to faith: Participation of faith leaders in a gender-based violence prevention project in Liberia

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Alice Keen; [2019]
    Keywords : Freire; participation; liberia; communication for development; faith; Gender; Gender-based violence; christian; muslim; interfaith;

    Abstract : Sexual and gender-based violence against women and girls is a major challenge across the world which requires engaged and sustained action to see change (Abramowitz and Moran, 2012). Communication for Development approaches are often used in GBV-prevention programmes because they provide a means of engaging people at a community-level, whether that is through one-way behaviour-change messages on mass media or through participatory community projects engaging people in dialogue. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigating ‘Improved quality of life’ -Assessing social dimensions of GrowSmarter - asmart city project in Stockholm

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Frida Heilert; [2019]
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    Abstract : This is a case study of the energy efficiency project GrowSmarter and its social impact in Årsta,Stockholm. Solutions for energy efficient mobility, infrastructure and housing have beenimplemented in Stockholm, Barcelona and Cologne. The project is now in the evaluation phaseand this thesis is one part of assessing the social impacts. READ MORE

  4. 4. Investigating the performance of hempcrete as an option for retrofitting masonry buildings

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö; Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign

    Author : Henry Lanham; [2019]
    Keywords : Hempcrete; lime-hemp Miljöbyggnad; moisture safety; future climate; energy use; mould risk.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : One fifth of the energy consumed by buildings in Sweden is by those built before 1945, many of them constructed from solid masonry walls. Improving their heating energy consumption is a challenge we must face in light of human’s impact on climate change as well as increasing energy costs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Emulation of industrial Fieldbus modules for Virtual Commissioning

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Yeray García Concejero; Miguel Antonio Salazar del Río; [2019]
    Keywords : ethernet ip; enip; emulation; comunication; virtual; commissioning;

    Abstract : The evolution of the industry, known as industry 4.0, has introduced new technologies such as Virtual Commissioning and Industrial Internet of things. Nowadays, virtual models of automated systems are being created in order to be tested while being built in real life, what includes PLC programs, robots, etc. READ MORE