Essays about: "sustainability perception"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 230 essays containing the words sustainability perception.

  1. 1. What Does Sustainability Mean? : A Study of Young Consumers’ Associations With, and Understanding of the Term Sustainability, Within the Fashion Industry

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Henrik Berghe; Malcolm Sanchez Adolfsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainability; fashion industry; young consumers; sustainability perception; environmental sustainability; social sustainability; consumer perspective;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of this study is to investigate how young consumers understand sustainability in the fashion industry: how they define it and if they consider both environmental and social sustainability. Design/methodology/approach – A qualitative method was used. READ MORE

  2. 2. "What's your particular way of doing standardized emission reporting?" A Swedish study on measurement and reporting practices of scope 3 emissions

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

    Author : Ingrid Hedin; Tim Ortner; [2022]
    Keywords : scope 3 emissions; sustainability reporting; value chain emissions measurement; organizational culture;

    Abstract : Following the saying "what gets measured, gets managed" the constructed notion of GHG emissions measurements has, in the environmental sustainability context, increasingly been shaping business decisions and academic debate. However, the current state of measurement and reporting of scope 3 emissions, which generally account for the majority of firms' emissions, is inconsistent and incomplete. READ MORE

  3. 3. Local Public Actors’ Flood Risk Perceptions and the Connection to Flood Risk Management : A Comparative Case Study of the Municipalities of Karlstad and Kristinehamn

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Frida Jansson; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Risk Perception; Flooding; Disaster Risk Reduction; Risk Management; Cultural Theory of Risk;

    Abstract : The frequency and severity of floods have increased due to climate change and achieving successful disaster risk reduction is deemed crucial to attain preparedness and sustainability. The responsibility for society’s preparedness mainly resides with local public actors. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Impact of Sustainability Terminologies of Swedish Manufacturing Companies on Consumer Perception : A Mono-Method Quantitative Study

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Sarafat Hossain; Liana Hakobyan; [2022]
    Keywords : sustainability terminologies; branding; brand messaging; manufacturing; sustainable manufacturing; customer perception; Sweden;

    Abstract : Sustainability has fast evolved in business practices, and yet its meaning is often elusive and ambiguous. The component of sustainability is playing an important role in the company’s brand positioning. The popularity and the importance of sustainability in business operations and business representation are still rapidly growing. READ MORE

  5. 5. Planning for well-being by urban design : a city case study of Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Department of People and Society

    Author : Lovisa Niwhede; [2022]
    Keywords : Urban planning; Well-being; Health; Social sustainability; Environmental stress; Environmental psychology; Green; Active; Pro-social; Safe;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how the City of Malmö in Sweden approaches issues of well-being and health in the urban environment, through urban planning. More and more people across the world are moving from rural to urban areas. READ MORE