Essays about: "sustainable livelihoods"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 105 essays containing the words sustainable livelihoods.

  1. 1. Sustainable Recycling Systems: A Global Responsibility

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Veronica El Radaf; [2020]
    Keywords : Cairo; Egypt; citizen; attitudes; sustainability; recycling; waste management; Zabaleen; quality education;

    Abstract : In the world today, thousands of humans in developing countries live in metropolises and depend on garbage for their livelihoods. In Cairo, waste has been taken care of by a Christian minority group called the ‘Zabaleen’. This Bachelor thesis was conducted in Cairo and financed by a Minor Field Study scholarship in August-October 2012. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable Collaboration; Transforming Alliances for EPR in non-OECD Context: A case of Pakistan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Shiza Aslam; [2020]
    Keywords : Extended Producer Responsibility; Informal Sector; End-of-life product management; Theory-based evaluation; environmental intervention; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Extended producer responsibility (EPR) has been successfully implemented in various developed countries. The complex waste flows and the presence of the informal sector in non-OECD countries makes the execution of EPR challenging. READ MORE

  3. 3. CLASSIFYING DOMINANT PARKLAND SPECIES IN A WEST AFRICAN AGROFORESTRY LANDSCAPE USING PLEIADES SATELLITE IMAGERY

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för tema

    Author : Simon Lunn; [2020]
    Keywords : Remote Sensing; Burkina Faso; Pleiades Satellite; Tree species; Agroforestry;

    Abstract : As we move towards a digital based society, technology continues to improve. It is important to take advantage of this to inform and facilitate our sustainable development goals in the most cost-effective and time efficient manner. READ MORE

  4. 4. The land of a thousand refused asylum seekers – the state of resources, coping strategies and prospects for the future: experiences of refused asylum seekers living in Finland

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Teija Kukkonen; [2019-12-10]
    Keywords : Refused asylum seekers; resources; coping strategies; social capital; agency;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis was to examine the experiences of refused asylum seekers in Finland byfinding out their state of resources, coping strategies and prospects for the future. In addition,the thesis considered the respondents’ messages to Finnish decision-makers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Off-Grid Solar Energy and Its Impacts on Rural Livelihoods : A Case Study on Tanzania

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Nike Dahlqvist; Samuel Larsson; [2019]
    Keywords : ff-grid energy; rural electrification; sustainable Development; Livelihood; Solar Energy; Tanzania.;

    Abstract : Energy poverty and lack of access to electricity is a global problem which is recognised in the sustainable development goal 7. Today 1.2 billion people live without access to electricity and most of them are situated in Sub-Saharan Africa where biomass still constitutes the main source of energy. READ MORE