Essays about: "transdisciplinary"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 55 essays containing the word transdisciplinary.

  1. 1. Transition of agroecology in Bali, Indonesia : what are the main barriers and opportunities for small-scale farmers to scale-up agroecology in central Bali?

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Vincent Tchedry; [2020]
    Keywords : agroecology; permaculture; transition; barrier; sustainable; farming; Bali; Indonesia;

    Abstract : Since the late 1960’s, the Green Revolution introduced high yielding varieties in association with agrochemicals to address increasing food demands across Southeast Asia. Indonesian government extended these “technological packages” through political incentives replacing traditional farming methods to stimulate agricultural productivity and economic growth. READ MORE

  2. 2. Constructing sustainable development : a content analysis of the green policies on the tea industry at Jingmai Mountain region, Yunnan Province, China

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Guyu Dai; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; Local sustainability; Green Development; Content Analysis; Policy Studies; Tea Industry; Jingmai Mountain region; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Sustainable development at the local level is greatly impacted by policymaking. In China’s Jingmai Mountain region, the sustainable development policies are centred mostly around the tea industry, due to the social and environmental dynamics surrounding tea in that region. READ MORE

  3. 3. Caring Consumption : Caring for home textiles by interacting towards sustainable behaviours through a co-creation workshop

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för design (DE)

    Author : Keiu Meesak; [2020]
    Keywords : co-creation; home textiles; sustainability; workshop; consumption behaviours; mindfulness; interaction design;

    Abstract : This research is investigating ways of promoting social change towards more sustainable practices around the consumption of decorative home textiles. Knowledge is built and a prototype developed by using transdisciplinary design theory and participatory design methods. READ MORE

  4. 4. Reframing Consumption : A transdisciplinary approach for the promotion of mindful consumption in home fashion textiles

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Betty Sue Hartigan; Niklas Dahlberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Consumption; Co-creation; Mindful consumption; Innovation; Digital Communication;

    Abstract : Textile waste is a growing problem in the world and although it is being noticed in the fast fashion category the industry providing home fashion textiles is being largely ignored. However, with companies such as H&M and Zara entering the market there is a cause for concern due to their current business models. READ MORE

  5. 5. Citizens’ Assemblies: a potential transformative method for addressing the wicked problem of climate change : A case study of the 2016 Irish Citizens’ Assembly.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Tomasz Forsberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Wicked Problems; Deliberative Democracy; Citizens’ Assemblies; Sustainable Transformation.;

    Abstract : The amount of global greenhouse gas emissions needs to be significantly reduced in order to reach the Paris agreement target of 1.5°C by 2050. Contemporary representative political systems have failed so far in adequately addressing the complex problem of climate change. READ MORE