Essays about: "urban sustainability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 671 essays containing the words urban sustainability.

  1. 1. How can socioducts contribute to urban social sustainability? A case study of the two eco/socioducts in Hammarby Sjöstad

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Lisa Ekberg; [2020-08-29]
    Keywords : Socioducts; urban social sustainability; social cohesion; sense of place; accessibility; physical barriers;

    Abstract : Since traditional methods of bridging physical barriers, such as roads and railways, have not fully solved the problem of creating safe and attractive environments, new solutions have emerged. Socioducts aims to bridge barriers, provide safe and inviting environments for pedestrians and cyclists, create social cohesion and connectivity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Green City Branding – How people respond to the built environment

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Peter Olsson; [2020-06-23]
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    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Recycling Barge in Gothenburg – a sustainability analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Agneta Andersson; Alicia Björkman; [2020-06-17]
    Keywords : recycling; barge; sustainability; Gothenburg; urban logistics; waste logistics;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  4. 4. An oasis for students : investigating the potential co-benefits of schoolyard redesign for climate adaptation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Alice Aimée Schneider; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainability science; urban heat island; schoolyard greening; education; youth participation; children; health; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Due to climate change and the urban heat island effect, urban areas face increasing heat stress, a change that has severe consequences on human health. While the need for climate adaptation is pressing, the impact of climate adaptation projects on other sectors also needs to be carefully examined. READ MORE

  5. 5. A CRITICAL REVIEW OF SUSTAINABILITY PROJECTS WITHIN LAST MILE DELIVERY FROM AN ENVIRONMENTAL PERSPECTIVE

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Felicia Söderström; [2020]
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    Abstract : E-commerce is a continuously growing business that has expanded over the recent years and more people are buying online instead of offline. With online shopping, the demand for home deliveries is increasing along with it. Last mile deliveries, which is the last part of the supply chain from business to customer, operate mainly in urban areas. READ MORE