Essays about: "economic benefits"

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  1. 1. Harnessing Social Capital through Sport: Exploring the role of Football in the socio-economic integration of African migrants in Gothenburg, Sweden.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Comfort Ankunda; [2021-10-07]
    Keywords : Migrants; migration; socio-economic integration; social relations; social capital; African migrants; sports; football;

    Abstract : Integration ought to be a two-way process, requiring adjustments from both migrants and native residents. However, more adaptation is often required of and indeed achieved by the migrants than host communities. Fortunately, participation avenues such as sport offer opportunities for these migrants to interact with and learn from host communities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability as an opportunity: Value creation for innovative ventures through proactively tackling environmental and social issues. A study on Librixer AB about reducing water pollution by recycling unused pharmaceuticals.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Oskar Bertéus; Benjamin Dobberke; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : Sustainable Business Model; Business Model Innovation; Sustainable Development Goals; Opportunity Recognition;

    Abstract : This thesis argues that Sustainable Business Model Innovation should be considered anessential process for small- and medium-sized enterprises to create value. In order to establisha sustainable value proposition, the researchers propose that social, economic andenvironmental attributes have to be considered from the start of a Business Model Innovationprocess and that social and environmental aspects cannot simply be added to an existingBusiness Model. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigating catchwork water-meadows as a social-ecological conservation opportunity with focus on Jämtland

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : John Lind; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Archaeology; Wetlands; Meadows; Jämtland; GIS;

    Abstract : Wetlands are crucial for respecting the planetary boundaries and reaching the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, but wetland areas in Sweden has decreased significantly. The need for restoration, stronger protection, and land-sharing opportunities requires exploration of the subsistence practices involving wetlands in the past. READ MORE

  4. 4. The integration of a sustainable packaging process in the supply chain : The case of the French wine industry.

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Olivia Hunter; Emilie Kumar; [2021]
    Keywords : Wine industry; Sustainability; Packaging; Supply Chain;

    Abstract : With the rise of awareness of climate change, sustainable development has become a recurring topic in discussions concerning global development, the environment, and society. Packaging has long been a part of a ‘take-make-dispose’ linear model that has caused damage to our ecosystem and has led to the search for more sustainable alternatives. READ MORE

  5. 5. Renewable Energy Communities - Exploring behavioral and motivational factors behind the willingness to participate in Renewable Energy Communities in Germany

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Anna Kracher; [2021]
    Keywords : Renewable Energy Communities; willingness to participate; behavioral insights; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Several studies and actors have emphasized the role of Renewable Energy Communities as collective citizen initiatives enhancing the decentralized, low-carbon energy transition. Despite the social, environmental, and economic benefits, several changes in the energy policies in Germany have led to a decrease of newly registered Renewable Energy Communities. READ MORE