Essays about: "disadvantages of social sustainability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words disadvantages of social sustainability.

  1. 1. Two sides of a coin: Analyzing benefits and limitations of payment for water ecosystem services in Lima´s water fund

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Maria Cespedes Davalos; [2019]
    Keywords : ecosystem services; PWS; sustainability science; human welfare; assessment; Lima; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Payment for water ecosystem services has been gaining attention in Latin America because of the direct response for environmental conservation through economic mechanisms. By connecting nature services with people who benefit from them, it creates a sustainable intervention for the ecosystem’s management while enhancing human well-being according to policy implementers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Books vs. Technology : An exploratory study of the influence they have on children's development

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för design (DE)

    Author : Johanna Wiethüchter; [2019]
    Keywords : CHILDREN’S LITERATURE; TECHNOLOGY; CHILDREN’S DEVELOPMENT; ILLUSTRATION; SOCIAL SUSTAINABILITY;

    Abstract : With the rise of popularity of technological devices, less children engage in reading books. This paper investigates the influence of technology on young children and points out the advantages and disadvantages of being in contact with digital media on a regular basis. READ MORE

  3. 3. Crowdfunding as a Source for Social Enterprise Financing : Advantages and Disadvantages Experienced by Social Entrepreneurs

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Diana Hazam; Dijana Karimova; Magnus Gabriel Olsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Crowdfunding; Social Enterprise Financing; Lending Crowdfunding; Equity Crowdfunding; Sustainability; Social Ventures; Impact Investment;

    Abstract : Social Enterprises face funding challenges. As investors focus too narrowly on risk and return, social enterprises may struggle to compete with commercial enterprises for investment capital. READ MORE

  4. 4. Multinational Corporation and Its Sustainable Engagement with Local Small Businesses : A Case Study of Unilever Thailand

    University essay from

    Author : Roméo Gaiga; Siriwimon Thorngmun; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Corporate Social Responsibility; Base of the Pyramid; Sufficiency Economy; Mom Pop Stores; Multinational Corporations;

    Abstract : Once the boundary in global investment does no longer exist, a substantial number of multinational corporations (MNCs) seek for the lower-cost countries such as developing countries or emerging countries to be their production bases. It is undeniable to say that these recipient countries will benefit abundantly in several aspects namely: capital and technical knowledge, employment boost and economic development stimulation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Standarder för corporate social responsibility inom livsmedelsbranschen : en kartläggning på uppdrag av Kiwa Sverige AB

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Jessica Sandervig; Sophia Ulfstedt; [2014]
    Keywords : CSR; ansvar; certifiering; standarder; GRI; ISO 26000; CSR Performance Ladder; ISCC;

    Abstract : Användandet av etiska standarder som inbegriper sociala, miljömässiga och ekonomiska värden har blivit allt mer vanligt under de senaste åren. Detta på grund av en större efterfrågan från konsumenter. En av de branscher där intressenter efterfrågan ett större samhällsansvar (CSR) är inom livsmedelsbranschen. READ MORE