Essays about: "sustainability Science"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 428 essays containing the words sustainability Science.

  1. 1. Putting all the sustainable development eggs in the private sector basket : An investigation into hegemonic struggle in the Danish development community over increasing private sector-driven development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Louise Maria Skotte Møller; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Development Finance; Private Sector-Driven Development; Civil Society; Critical Discourse Analysis; Hegemony; Sustainability Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : How sustainable development (SD) is envisioned, practiced and financed is a crucial question today. In Denmark, the former government introduced private sector-driven development (PSDD) at the heart of Danish development cooperation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Enhancing the degradation rate of microplastics and organizing a study visit about sustainability

    University essay from KTH/Lärande

    Author : Marianne Al-Ghorabi; [2020]
    Keywords : Accommodation; assimilation; Fenton reaction; microplastics; polypropylene; polystyrene; proximal development zone; study visit; visible light photocatalysis; zinc oxide nanorods; Ackommodation; assimilation; den proximala utvecklingszonen; Fenton reaktion; fotokatalys med synligt ljus; mikroplast; polypropalen; polystyren; studiebesök; zinkoxid nanorör.;

    Abstract : Microplastics take hundreds to thousands of years to degrade in nature, and pose a threat to the environment. A photocatalytical degradation method have been developed to take advantage of solar light to degrade microplastics, however it takes several months to degrade microplastics with the process. READ MORE

  3. 3. Narratives in the spotlight: an analysis of two positions in sustainability

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Thomas May; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Eco centrism; Techno optimism; Positions; Sustainocene; Arcologies;

    Abstract : People’s view of the world can cause them to make decisions that may not be sensible or based on incomplete information. A way to rectify this problem is by drawing upon ideas that are presented within bestselling popular science publications, in this case relating to sustainable development. READ MORE

  4. 4. Outsourcing Asylum: The EU Disembarkation Centers Proposal

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Karolin Jönsson; [2019]
    Keywords : EU law; International law; Asylum; Non-refoulement; Integrated Border Management; Jurisdiction; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Denna uppsats har undersökt den externa utvecklingen av EUs asylpolicy. Uppsatsen har beskrivit att EUs Asylsystem, the Common European Asylum System (CEAS), har allt sedan sitt upprättande varit baserad på idén om att en förstärkning av EUs yttre gränser är en förutsättning för upprätthållandet av ett inre gemensamt område utan interna gränser. READ MORE

  5. 5. Work is where my bike is. Identifying windows of opportunity for bike commuting in the heart of Germany’s car industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Sandra Seethaler; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; Behaviour Analysis; Bike Communiting; Sustainable Mobility; Transport Planning; Germany; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In Germany, country of diesel bans and postponed climate goals, the region of Baden-Württemberg, as the heart of the country’s car industry, faces especial challenges. Due to its highly car-oriented transport system and topographical structure, the region is notorious for some of the country’s worst air quality levels. READ MORE