Essays about: "environmental law and policy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 121 essays containing the words environmental law and policy.

  1. 1. The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons - A Silver Lining in the Mushroom Cloud?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Lydia Ekvall; [2021]
    Keywords : public international law; nuclear weapons; treaty on the prohibition of nuclear weapons; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : As the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) entered into force on 22 January 2021, a new legal instrument regulating nuclear weapons entered the international arena. With considerations of the humanitarian and environmental consequences of the use of nuclear weapons, the new Treaty aims for the total elimination of nuclear weapons. READ MORE

  2. 2. How to combat the climate change with EU Public Procurement law - Mandatory obligations or award criteria?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Xue Ouyang; [2021]
    Keywords : EU Public Procurement Law; Climate Change; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : There are great challenges we have to face in the environmental and climate field, especially when greenhouse gas emissions are changing the conditions for human life and impacting biodiversity. The main reason resulting in climate change is greenhouse gas emissions during production and consumption of goods and services. READ MORE

  3. 3. The social pillar of urban sustainable development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alice Herrström; [2021]
    Keywords : urban sustainable development; social sustainability; ecological sustainability; policy analysis; Malmö; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Sustainable development is a prominent perspective within local planning and policy and the three pillars of sustainability (ecological, economic and social) can both synergize and conflict. In this essay social sustainability is analyzed in relation to ecological sustainability to explore their interplay and relationship. READ MORE

  4. 4. Envisioning an Environmentally Just Transition: A Case Study of the Democracy in Europe 2025’s Green New Deal Campaign for Societal Transformation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : James Mace-Moore; [2021]
    Keywords : climate crisis; DiEM25; green growth; degrowth; counter-hegemony; reform; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The continued increase of greenhouse gas emissions and the growing danger this poses has led to the emergence of several strategies to guide society away from further environmental degradation. Green growth is the pertinent global strategy, it calls for continued growth with the hopes to advance toward technocratic solutions. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Meaning of Forests: Linking Conflicting Views with Colonisation - A Narrative Analysis Exploring Internal Colonisation of Sápmi

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Matilda Eriksson Sjöstedt; [2021]
    Keywords : Internal colonisation; Sápmi; Sweden; forests; forest policy; knowledge-systems; narrative; decolonisation; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Sweden is a forest abundant country. The forestry sector is associated with the building of the welfare state and remains central to Sweden’s export industry and economy. However, large tracts of the forest are found in Sápmi – the homelands of the Indigenous Sami. READ MORE