Essays about: "public engagement"

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  1. 1. SUCCESSFUL IMPLEMENTATION OF INTERNAL CONTRACTS A case study in the Public Sector

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Andrés Colombo; Tomás López Izquierdo; [2019-03-20]
    Keywords : Adaptive Leadership; Colombo-Izquierdo Organizational Model; Internal Contract; Internal Communication; ; Intrapreneurship; Leadership; Public sector; Organizational Change; Organizational Model; Organizational Structure;

    Abstract : The implementation of internal contracts in three elderly care facilities in the southwest coastof Sweden has been proven to achieve multiple benefits over the past years. Previous researchabout the success of different facilities have focused on internal contracts and its benefits,however, there was a lack of research addressing the multiple factors that could be influencingthose results. READ MORE

  2. 2. Why we don’t change for climate change : motivational effects of different perspectives

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

    Author : Adam Wallin; [2019]
    Keywords : climate change; social cognitive theory; motivation; engagement; communication;

    Abstract : Lately, climate change communications have shifted focus from confirming the problem to promoting solutions, a move that involves more complex cognitive functions of motivation and social contexts. Increased media coverage of climate change solutions has not lead to an increase in climate engagement, implying that it’s not the volume but the design of climate change communication that matters most. READ MORE

  3. 3. The possibilities of cross-sector relations : A study on partnerships between private companies and environmental NGOs in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Elinor Franzén; [2019]
    Keywords : Cross-sector Partnerships; NGOs; Private companies; Environmental engagement; Environmental issues; CSR; Stakeholders; Sustainability;

    Abstract : It is a common misconception that the cross-sector partnership between private companies and environmental NGOs purely benefit financing and image possibilities. However, suppositions like these are worryingly out-of-date and do no longer correspond to the actual make-up, ambitions, effort, and functionings of said partnerships. READ MORE

  4. 4. Private Company Adaptation to Climate Change

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Christina Bengtsen; Ásdís Ólafsdóttir; [2019]
    Keywords : Private company; Private sector; Adaptation; Climate Change; national adaptation plan; Denmark; Singapore; Annual Report; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Despite climate risks posing a serious threat to business and business continuity, empirical research has shown little active involvement of the private sector in climate change adaptation (CCA). National plans of governments, as well as global agreements and reports, highlight the need for collaborative climate action on a global scale, placing special emphasis on private sector involvement as critical to the adaptation progress. READ MORE

  5. 5. The advent of Sustainable Transport in Scotland : The implementation of Glasgow’s Strategic Plans for Cycling and the case of South City Way

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Georgi Gushlekov; [2019]
    Keywords : sustainable development; cycling; Glasgow; urban planning; cycling policy; public engagement;

    Abstract : This study explores the option of stimulating cycling activity as part of the strife of the modern city towards adopting the principles of sustainable development in order to shape the everyday habits of its inhabitants. The case of the city of Glasgow was chosen as an appropriate example of the potential obstacles and benefits which the implementation of cycling policies is attributed with. READ MORE