Essays about: "sustainability science"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 375 essays containing the words sustainability science.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Sustainable Brand Placement, A Framework for Communicating Sustainable Brands’ Dual Benefits in Movies and TV series

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Julia Lazar; Lisa Sterner; [2018-07-03]
    Keywords : Sustainable Branding; Brand Placement; Sustainable Consumption; Branding;

    Abstract : Master of Science in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Local currencies: a tool for sustainability? : a: transitions perspective on the impacts of local currencies for sustainability : the case of the Bristol Pound

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Thiago Henrique Toste; [2018]
    Keywords : local currencies; sustainability assessment; sustainability science; sustainability transitions; Bristol Pound; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This research investigates the contribution of local currencies to sustainability. I look at a specific local currency scheme (the Bristol Pound, in Bristol, United Kingdom) through a transitions perspective, employing a Transitions Evaluation Framework, Multi-Level and Multi-Phase Perspectives to conduct my analysis. READ MORE

  4. 4. Opening a new epoch of global ocean governance : a challenge for just benefit-sharing from the marine biodiversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Aya Kasahara; [2018]
    Keywords : ocean governance; benefit-sharing; environmental justice; norms; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The new legal framework for marine biodiversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction (BBNJ) will be formally developed under the United Nations due to demands to fill a legal gap addressing BBNJ loss and justly sharing benefits from BBNJ. Since there is no global legal framework for BBNJ even though related agreements exist (i.e. READ MORE

  5. 5. Time to walk the talk : investigating the incorporation of sustainability at Lund University School of Economics and Management

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Benedikt John; [2018]
    Keywords : sustainability science; business education; Lund University School of Economics and Management; organisational Change; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Business and management are key in the transition toward a more sustainable world. Educating leaders of tomorrow, business schools bear a profound responsibility to endow students with the right tools and knowledge to successfully manage the challenges of tomorrow. READ MORE