Sökning: "Environmentalists"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 28 uppsatser innehållade ordet Environmentalists.

  1. 1. Development and Assessment of Re-Fleet Assignment Model under Environmental Considerations

    Master-uppsats, KTH/Optimeringslära och systemteori

    Författare :Prashant Prashant; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Aviation; Fleet Assignment; Greenhouse Gases; Linear Optimization; Resource Management; Applied Mathematics; Mathematical Modelling; Flygindustrin; Tillämpad Matematik; Linjär Optimering; Fleet Assignment; matematisk modellering;

    Sammanfattning : The imminent threat of global catastrophe due to climate change gets more real by each passing year. The Aviation trade association, IATA, claims that Aviation accounts for approximately 2% of the Greenhouse Gases (GHG) caused by human activities, and 3.5% of the total Radiative Forcing. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Fight to Protect the Amazon: The Environmental Discourse of the Waorani Resistance Movement

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Charlotte Severns; [2020]
    Nyckelord :extractivism; the Amazon; Waorani; environmental discourses; social resistance movements; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Ecuador has experienced a drastic political transformation since the return to neoliberalism under the reign of president Lenin Moreno. Political contentions between the government, environmentalists, and indigenous peoples have led to increased social resistance, protesting the use of extractivism and other neoliberal policies to increase economic growth and relieve national debt. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Understanding KRAV’s Approach to Soil Health on Certified Farms

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Veronica Simon; [2020]
    Nyckelord :ecolabel; KRAV; organic production; soil health; sustainable development;

    Sammanfattning : Organic labeling organizations like KRAV have an important role to play in affecting consumer purchasing decisions as well as producer crop cultivation behaviours. With soil health becoming an ever increasing concern, and soil so central to the catalysing cycles of carbon, nutrients, and energy in the ecosphere, sustainable development could benefit from understanding better the relationship of organic labelling organizations to soil. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Klimatkompensation – en översikt

    Kandidat-uppsats, KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Författare :Wilhelm Kruse; Simon Wahlberg; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Klimatkompensation; Carbon offset;

    Sammanfattning : Klimatkompensation är en relativt nyutvecklad mekanism och har till viss del standardiserats efter Kyotoprotokollet. Rapporten syftar till att kartlägga mekanismens applika- tioner, bakgrund, certifikat och program genom en komparativ litteraturstudie. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Unraveling diverse values of ecosystem services : A socio-cultural valuation using the Q-methodology in Messenia, Greece

    Master-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Författare :Sofia Maniatakou; [2019]
    Nyckelord :socio-cultural valuation; ecosystem services; values; perceptions; Q-methodology; Messenia;

    Sammanfattning : People perceive the importance of ecosystem services in different ways, depending on their values, beliefs and needs. This study provides a nuanced understanding of the multiple ways stakeholder groups perceive the benefits derived from hydrologic services in the surrounding area of the "Gialova" coastal wetland in Messenia, Greece. LÄS MER