Essays about: "development plans"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 246 essays containing the words development plans.

  1. 1. Transitioning the Energy Sector : A Study on the Philippines and the Challenges of Meeting International Climate Targets

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Melissa Smith; [2019]
    Keywords : Energy; Transition; MLP Framework; Paris Agreement;

    Abstract : Climate change has become a catalyst for global action on greenhouse gas emissions. The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change orchestrated the Paris Agreement to propel the international community towards implementing definitive carbon abatement plans. These policy commitments are known as Nationally Determined Contributions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Towards Agenda 2030: Use of GIS in visualizing emissions from personal automobiles for evidence-based policy and planning

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Jöran Matson; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Geographic Information Systems; GIS; carbon emissions mitigation; local policy; city planning; co-modality; multimodal; mobility; transportation;

    Abstract : Many countries have committed to goals of emission reductions outlined by the Paris Agreement. The actions and results seen thus far from national governments have been lackluster notwithstanding their good faith pledges. City governments have taken it upon themselves to pick up where their national governments have failed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Social infrastructure in new urban areas

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Maria Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Social infrastructure; development; municipality; urban areas; Social infrastruktur; exploatering; kommun; stadsmiljö;

    Abstract : Social infrastructure is premises or housing for municipally financed and statutory service such as schools, preschools, retirement homes and LSS or other social apartments. They can be built either stand-alone or integrated, where the former is constructed as its own building on a reserved site for the specific purpose, while the latter is an incorporated in space in a building which otherwise is typically intended for ordinary residential housing. READ MORE

  4. 4. Web agencies adaption of accessible web directives

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Datateknik och informatik; Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Datateknik och informatik

    Author : Stina Björnberg; Albin Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : tillgänglighet; webb; webbdesign; webbutveckling;

    Abstract : Digital divisions are getting smaller in Sweden which makes the range of users wider than ever before. This results in higher expectations and requirements on web in order to be sufficient for everyone. READ MORE

  5. 5. At what price? Searching for environmentally sustainable and socially just urban greening strategies in Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Victoria Jepson; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; Urban Greening; Social Justice; Urban Planning; Critical Urban Theory; Malmö; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : With sustainability at the forefront of many cities’ urban development plans, it is possible that sustainable polices are targeted to attract a certain group of inhabitants. Malmö, Sweden, has implemented changes in order to gain international recognition as a green city but has also been experiencing growing residential segregation. READ MORE