Essays about: "social sustainability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1263 essays containing the words social sustainability.

  1. 1. Accounting and strategizing - A case study of a public sector agency's event program

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Mikael Daaboul; [2019]
    Keywords : Strategy; Strategizing; Strategy-as-practice; Accounting-as-practice; Public sector;

    Abstract : Accounting research that draws upon the increasingly popular strategy-as-practice perspective has mainly been concerned with the private sector. This paper seeks to counter this orientation by way of a single-case study of a public service agency. READ MORE

  2. 2. PET bottles: From waste to resources. How circular economy transforms waste management practices in Buenos Aires

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Martín Valese Aguilera; Daniel Gustafsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; PET bottles; Argentina; Markets as practice; Multiplicity;

    Abstract : Circular Economy has become a promising sustainability concept among scholars and practitioners. This is because circular economy replaces linear productive systems and enables the achievement of economic and social objectives while minimizing the environmental impact. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ett gestaltningsförslag i Sege park Malmö : socialt hållbar gestaltning i en kulturhistorisk värdefull miljö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Sara Pettersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Sege park; hållbarhet; social hållbarhet; förtätning; gestaltning; socialt hållbar gestaltning; kulturhistorisk miljö;

    Abstract : Detta examensarbetet handlar om Sege park, ett gammalt sjukhusområde som byggdes på 1930- talet i Malmös östra utkant. Det gamla sjukhusområdet ska idag byggas om till bostadsområde och samtidigt förtätas. Projektet beskrivs som ett ”spjutspetsprojekt” där nya innovativa lösningar skall testas med hållbarhet i fokus. READ MORE

  4. 4. Entrepreneurialism and sustainability in Helsingborg- A critical discourse analysis of city marketing in the urban renewal project H+

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Simon Homander; [2019]
    Keywords : State-led gentrification; green gentrification; city marketing; critical discourse analysis; H ; Helsingborg; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This essay highlights the increasingly important role of city marketing in urban renewal. In particular, it focuses on the way that discourses in city marketing can impact the social geography of the city. In light of the urban renewal project H+, this thesis examines Helsingborg´s city marketing. READ MORE

  5. 5. Disrupting carbon lock-in: How a target-based sustainability program for businesses can support the politics of decarbonization in Ottawa, Canada

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Robin Goldstein; [2019]
    Keywords : carbon lock-in; decarbonization; climate governance experiment; politics; business; green economy; Ottawa; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Human-induced climate change has emerged as one of the greatest sustainability challenges of our time, with significant risks for human health, livelihoods and security. However, technological solutions to phase out the use of fossil fuels in industrialized countries are politically contested. READ MORE