Essays about: "sustainability initiatives"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 330 essays containing the words sustainability initiatives.

  1. 1. Nature Nexus - Small town sustainability in an island context

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Emily Axtell Himber; [2022]
    Keywords : Urban Design; Rural Design; Denmark; Nexø; Bornholm; Small Town Sustainability; Residential; Yderområde i Danmark; Yderkommuner; Sunshine Island; Solskinsøen; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Despite its sandy beaches, lush forest, and many sunshine hours, Bornholm was placed on a list along with 23 other municipalities as a peripheral area by Erhvervsstyrelsen in 2014. This designation means that the municipality’s income per capita is less than 90 percent of the national average and over an hour away from a large city. READ MORE

  2. 2. Villaträdgårdarnas bidrag till biologisk mångfald i Malmö : nuläge och framtida möjligheter, med Rostorp som exempel

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

    Author : Johanna Kristina Lassvik; [2022]
    Keywords : grönyta; trädgårdar; miljömål; Malmö Stad; Rostorp;

    Abstract : Malmös villaträdgårdar kan få en viktig roll för en bibehållen och/eller ökad biologisk mångfald när staden förtätas i framtiden och mosaiken av små grönområden riskerar att försvinna. Rostorps egnahemsområde i Malmö har en koncentrerad artrikedom av växter på relativt små ytor som man inte ofta stöter på ens i kommunala parker i Malmö. READ MORE

  3. 3. Challenges within Scaling: Tradeoffs and Tensions

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Jasmine Afshari; [2021-07-01]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Corporate Social; Responsibility; Capacity Building; Scaling; Collaboration; ; Value Creation; Business Model; Business Model Innovation;

    Abstract : Clothing brands implementation of supply chain sustainability in regards to controlling the labor rights of suppliers has long taken the form of auditing, compliance and monitoring. However, critics argue that these methods are not designed to protect labor rights and improve working conditions, but rather to prevent damage to brands reputations, as well as limit their legal responsibility. READ MORE

  4. 4. Labour market integration in an MNC- Crafting social sustainability from below

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Amanda Thynell; Olivia Öjeskär; [2021-06-29]
    Keywords : institutional entrepreneurship; social sustainability; multi-scalar; collective change;

    Abstract : The growing demand of corporations to take social responsibility for their businesses has contributed to a spectrum of corporate social responsibility literature. Though how companies actually operationalise social sustainability is less established. READ MORE

  5. 5. Life Cycle Assessment of Circular Kitchen : A Case study at Chainable

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Keteki Anand; [2021]
    Keywords : Life cycle assessment; Circular Economy; kitchens-as-a-service; kitchen;

    Abstract : The building sector is resource intensive and contributes significantly to Climate change. In recent times, many initiatives are being undertaken to make today’s situation better. Among them, the Circular economy has become an attractive topic for implementation of sustainability in various sectors. READ MORE