Essays about: "systems thinking"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 201 essays containing the words systems thinking.

  1. 1. Oulu Biovillage: Exploring Blue Bioeconomy Ecosystem Opportunities in Oulu, Finland

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

    Author : Emeline Lex; [2019]
    Keywords : Bioeconomy; blue bioeconomy; circular economy; ecosystem; waste-to-resource systems; local; community; regenerative; fish; aquaculture; renewable energies; biogas; bioenergy; live-work; cradle-to-cradle; typologies; greenhouse; environment; business; Oulu; Finland; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : By the year 2030, the world will need 50% more food, 45% more energy and 30% more water. This growth in demand will increase pressure on our natural resources. Ingenuitive and adaptive thinking will therefore be required in the ways we build our cities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Energy-water nexus in Mexico: A network-based approach of polycentric governance.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ricardo Gómez Zamudio; [2019]
    Keywords : Energy-water nexus; polycentric governance; social network analyis; sustainability science; Mexico; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : By 2050, sixty percent of human population worldwide is going to live in cities. This will increase natural resource consumption to provide products and services in cities. Additionally, current policy making is done through a silo thinking mindset where unintended consequences can undermine natural resources availability. READ MORE

  3. 3. Textiles from Ethiopia : Applying the market system approach M4P for sustainable Swedish sourcing

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Ester Renkel; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; systems thinking; sourcing; textiles; Ethiopia; M4P;

    Abstract : This study assesses the applicability of the Making Markets Work for the Poor approach, as described by Sida, to meet sustainability challenges in the textiles- and clothing industry in Ethiopia. While Sweden has been ranked one of the most sustainable countries in the world, exported emissions and impacts have stained this reputation. READ MORE

  4. 4. E-wallet - designed for usability

    University essay from KTH/Kommunikationssystem, CoS; KTH/Kommunikationssystem, CoS

    Author : Bercis Arslan; Blenda Fröjdh; [2019]
    Keywords : Usability; usability testing; e-wallet; mobile payments; Think-aloud protocol; performance measurements; Användarbarhet; användarbarhetstestning; e-plånbok; mobilbetalningar; tänkhögt protokoll; prestationsmätningar;

    Abstract : As the use of mobile payment applications (apps) and electronic wallets (e-wallets)increases, so does the demand for a improved user experience when interactingwith these apps. The field of Human-Computer interaction (HCI) focuses onthe design, evaluation, and implementation of interactive computing systems forhuman use. READ MORE

  5. 5. Emerging Principles in Obstetric Teamwork

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Christopher Neuhaus; Dag Erik Lutnaes; [2019]
    Keywords : teamwork; obstetrics; resilience; cognitive systems engineering; patient safety; FLMU06; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : There is widespread consensus that teamwork constitutes one of the key requirements in today’s multidisciplinary and highly complex system of delivering care. In recent years, increasing attention has been given to questions of how to define, teach, measure, and improve teamwork in healthcare. READ MORE