Essays about: "local communities"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 668 essays containing the words local communities.

  1. 1. A Must or a Will? A study of the motives behind fashion retailers’ engagement in welfare projects in Bangladesh

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Iris Ekman; Karin Lindqvist; [2022-02-16]
    Keywords : Fashion industry; CSR; welfare projects; push factors; pull factors;

    Abstract : Fashion retailers operate in an industry characterized by outsourced production in countries with poor living and working conditions. The low control that consequently follows, is a challenge for fashion retailers to handle. In the past decade, awareness of the prevailing circumstances in the production countries has increased. READ MORE

  2. 2. Looking into the black box: The roles of development workers in enhancing climate resilience and gender equality for ethnic minority women through the EmPower project in Vietnam

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hong Hanh Nguyen; [2022-01-18]
    Keywords : feminist political ecology; development workers; climate change; gender equality; ethnic minorities; Vietnam;

    Abstract : The climate change-gender nexus has increasingly become the arena in which adaptation interventions take place. One such intervention is the EmPower program in the Asia-Pacific region by UN Women and UNEP. This research is a case study on how one program component on women’s renewable energy entrepreneurship is implemented in Vietnam. READ MORE

  3. 3. Individers användning av socialt kapital i den kollektiva utvecklingen av lokalsamhällen

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Frans Elf; [2022]
    Keywords : lokalsamhälle; lokal utveckling; socialt kapital; landsbygdsutveckling;

    Abstract : Syftet med den här studien är att undersöka betydelsen av kompetenserna hos ledande representanter inom civilsamhället i Sverige och deras möjligheter att omsätta sina kompetenser till utveckling för sina lokalsamhällen. Studien har genomförts med en kvalitativ ansats där intervjuer med representanter från föreningar som arbetar med att utveckla sina lokalsamhällen på landsbygden har utgjort grunden för insamlandet av empiri. READ MORE

  4. 4. Designing Local Navigation for Chinese Populations : A qualitative study about how Chinese users’ local navigation preferences differ from the preferences of European users

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Julia Anna Chen; Yousef Modar Oudeh; [2022]
    Keywords : User experience; Interaction design; User interface; Local Navigation; User-centered design;

    Abstract : The international communities of user interface, user experience and interaction designers are in an increasing need of considering Chinese users’ experiences when designing websites. China, along with other mandarin speaking populations, consists of a huge market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Avoiding Congestion in a Data-Centric Opportunistic Network

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Sam Tavakoli; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In opportunistic networking, data delivery is achieved by replicating data when transmitted to nodes within communication reach. The process repeats on a hop by hop basis, forwarding the data closer to other communities that have an interest in the given data. READ MORE