Sökning: "environmental impacts"

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  1. 1. Exchanging cultural heritage knowledge, communicating cultures and participating in community through a virtual community of practice

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande

    Författare :Rasha Al Massalmeh; [2020-11-17]
    Nyckelord :Online community; Community of practice; Social theory of learning; Cultural integration; Cultural heritage; Handicrafts; Professional work; Immigrants; Design recommendation;

    Sammanfattning : Purpose: The reason behind this study comes from the numerous difficulties and challengesthat have affected promoting the cultural integration of Syrian immigrantcraftsmen and decreased their opportunities for practicing their crafts in Sweden.Thus, the main aim of this study is to explore these challenges that eased up theirintegration and also hindered entering the Swedish labor market from Syriancraftsmen’s experiences to provide potential solutions to real obstacles throughparticipating in an interactive online community of practice. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Balancing social and environmental sustainability: A qualitative case study about the social impacts of the Payments for Ecosystem Services program on rural farmers in Costa Rica

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Emma Ramirez; [2020-11-11]
    Nyckelord :Costa Rica; Guacimal; Monteverde; Environment; Payments for Environmental Services; Sustainability; Critical Sustainability;

    Sammanfattning : Costa Rica has long been considered a leader in environmentally sustainable policy actions as the country aims to have 70% forest cover and much of their success has been attributed to the Payment for Environmental Services (PES) program. The program pays landowners to conserve their forests for the benefits nature provides, such as biodiversity, storing carbon, scenic beauty and fresh water regulation. LÄS MER

  3. 3. "THREATENED AND THREATENING SEAS" Children’s Perceptions of the Marine Environment and Environmental Attitudes towards Marine Pollution in Kuta, Lombok

    Master-uppsats,

    Författare :Roos van der Meijden; [2020-10-19]
    Nyckelord :Early childhood learners; environmental attitudes; environmental perspectives; human-nature relation; marine pollution;

    Sammanfattning : Aim:The aim of this study was to investigate early childhood learners’ (5-8 years old) perceptions of the marine environment (beach and sea) and their environmental attitudes towards marine pollution through an educational intervention consisting of a drawing exercise and an in-class discussion.Theory:Social-cognitive theory was used from which to explore environmental perspectives environmental attitudes, and the human-nature relation/connection. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Acid sulphate soil in Falkenberg on the west coast of Sweden - The first discovery of active acid sulphate soil outside the Baltic Basin

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Ida Kling Jonasson; [2020-09-09]
    Nyckelord :Acid sulphate soil on the Swedish west coast; formational environment; Tapes transgression; Resistivity measurements; Baltic Basin;

    Sammanfattning : Active AS soil has several negative impacts on the environment due to their ability to severely decreasepH-values and mobilize metals bound in the soil. The negative impacts can especially be seen in aquaticenvironments that drains an active AS soil. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Norms, Nudging, and Sustainable Consumption- An interactive online experiment evaluating the impact of descriptive and injunctive norms on the consumption of sustainability labelled products

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Författare :Viktor Johansson; [2020-08-31]
    Nyckelord :nudging; sustainable consumption; injunctive norm; descriptive norm; Fairtrade; KRAV; EU Organic;

    Sammanfattning : MSc in Economics.... LÄS MER