Essays about: "just transformations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the words just transformations.

  1. 1. Conflicts on Exploited Land

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Anni Wagenius; [2022]
    Keywords : reindeer industry; Sami community; mining industry; green development; green colonization; exploitations; land use;

    Abstract : The North of Sweden is undergoing what’s called a green revolution, where new exploitations arehappening in the name of green development and growth and within the frame of eco-modernism. Thisrevolution is viewed as the solution to many of our problems, one being the climate change, another beingthe de-population of many towns in the North, such as Gällivare. READ MORE

  2. 2. Influence of Wastewater DOM Fractions on the Adsorption of Pharmaceuticals onto Activated Carbon

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Koustubh Karande; [2022]
    Keywords : Wastewater treatment; Dissolved organic matter; Pharmaceuticals; Activated carbon; Hydrophobicity; Molecular weight; Water resources engineering; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Micropollutants in our sources of freshwater is an issue which requires immediate attention. The presence of pharmaceuticals, endocrine disrupting agents, pesticides and other harmful compounds have proven to have impact on the aquatic as well as on human life. READ MORE

  3. 3. Protecting what nature? The (mis)recognition of Sámi traditional knowledge in the Finnish Nature Conservation Act reform

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Elsa Pakkasvirta; [2022]
    Keywords : Sámi; indigenous knowledge; environmental justice; political ecology; just transformations; green colonialism; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The importance of indigenous knowledges has been acknowledged in biodiversity conservation, but practical engagement with them in decision-making is still lacking. In this thesis, I study this contradiction in the context of Finland and the indigenous Sámi. READ MORE

  4. 4. IKEA’s Social Innovation Strategy at H22 : Understanding the Narrative of Social Innovation in Cities Through Living Laboratories and Communicating CSR

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Magdalena Dimitrova; [2022]
    Keywords : sustainable development; corporate social responsibility; development communication; public-private partnership; storytelling;

    Abstract : To increase the understanding of the role of CSR in global development practice, this study examined ‘The Oracle’ podcast series, one of IKEA’s projects at H22, Helsingborg’s open innovation platform and city expo. The current transformations in our communities are met with traditional CSR approaches which are being exchanged for innovative models that encourage participation, consultation and engagement. READ MORE

  5. 5. Game-based approaches to climate change education: a lever for change? The case of Climate Fresk-Sverige

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Milène Spyckerelle; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Climate Change Education; Game-based approaches; Formative evaluation;

    Abstract : In face of the climate crisis, educational responses aim at raising awareness, fostering knowledge, and encouraging theengagement of the general public. Climate change education plays an important role in the necessary individual andsocietal transformations. Playful and game-based educational approaches are increasingly used. READ MORE