Essays about: "master thesis in sustainable development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 255 essays containing the words master thesis in sustainable development.

  1. 1. Reducing the environmental impact of new neighbourhoods during early planning stages using life cycle analysis (LCA) : Towards effective decision support tools for settlements projects

    University essay from KTH/Byggvetenskap

    Author : Pierrick Francois Gervasi; [2022]
    Keywords : district LCA; residential neighbourhood; EPD; Urban Print; urban; modelling; normalization; weighing; planet boundaries.;

    Abstract : Since the first warnings on the limits of planet Earth, 50 years ago, policies havenot been sufficient and fast enough to create a more sustainable world, which is todayillustrated by climate change, an increase in resource scarcity, and tremendousbiodiversity loss. Cities have been playing an important role in those environmentalconsequences, today accounting for 60% of greenhouse gases. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fisketurism på Åland : en undersökning av möjligheter och svårigheter för en växande verksamhet inom naturturismen

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

    Author : Tora Jonsson; [2022]
    Keywords : fisketurism; naturturism; Åland; handlingsutrymme; socialt kapital; allmänning;

    Abstract : Den här masteruppsatsen inom ämnet landsbygdsutveckling syftar till att undersöka vilka möjligheter och svårigheter entreprenörer inom fisketurism på Åland upplever att de möter i sina verksamheter. Den ämnar också undersöka hur de agerar för att förvalta och hantera de möjligheter och svårigheter de möter. READ MORE

  3. 3. Closing hte loop in the textile industry : An investigation of current recycling possibilities for textiles supporting circularity in integrated product and production development

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Produktionsutveckling

    Author : Sofia Östangård; [2022]
    Keywords : Circularity; Life Cycle Assessment; Recycling; Sustainable Manufacturing; Textile Production ;

    Abstract : Textile companies are facing a grand challenge towards achieving circularity in their business models. With a growing demand by customers for more sustainable textile products and the increased worldwide attention on how much the textile industry contributes to greenhouse gas emissions and water pollutions, this challenge needs to be addressed. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Call for Justice: A Critical Discourse Analysis of Climate Justice at the COP26

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Elliot Susan; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; COP26; Glasgow Pact; Climate justice; Critical Discourse Analysis;

    Abstract : This master thesis examines the representation of climate justice discourses at the by various parties at the COP26 in Glasgow, 2021 and how these are manifested in the subsequent policy outcome, the Glasgow Pact. To coherently categorize the wide interpretations of climate justice, this study adopts a theoretical framework proposed by Schapper (2018), where climate justice is differentiated through international, intra-societal and intergenerational dimensions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Machine Concept for Pulsed Electric Field Treatment of Leafy Products

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Patrik Johansson; [2022]
    Keywords : Product development; Opticept; PEF; Leafy Products; Prototyping; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This master thesis, executed in collaboration with Opticept Technologies, has the purpose of developing a machine concept that enables the treatment of leafy products with Pulsed Electric Fields (PEF). PEF is an emerging technology within the food industry that works by changing the cell membrane structure of food products by exposing them to high-voltage electric fields. READ MORE