Sökning: "sustainability transitions"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 54 uppsatser innehållade orden sustainability transitions.

  1. 1. Building Institutional Capacity for Sustainability Transitions through Innovation Experiments : A Case Study of Sustainability Innovation Networks and Craft Beer SMEs

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Författare :Brendan Pipkin; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Experimentation; Sustainability Transitions; Circular Economy; SMEs; Craft Beer; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The concept of experimentation is increasingly promoted to facilitate social learning for sustainability transitions. Experiments are collaborative initiatives designed to generate knowledge and test innovative practices to address a collective sustainability challenge. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Normed Sustainability : A socio-technological journey in hygiene practices

    Master-uppsats, KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Författare :HANNA GUSTAFSSON; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Sustainability; norm-critic; energy practices; hygiene; Hållbar utveckling; normkritik; energipraktiker; hygien;

    Sammanfattning : This report will guide you through a journey of a socio-technological research where questions evolved from the intertwining of technology and social structures will be answered. During spring 2019, this research project has taken part as a pilot study of a research project called Gendered sustainability: Norm-Critical explorations of energy practices for everyday transitions. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Sustainable urban districts: Identifying success factors and their (potential) implications for the transformation of Sege Park, Malmö

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Amelie Johansson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Sustainable Development; Transition Management; transition experiment; urban; district; Sege Park; brownfield;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis identifies factors for success and un-success in European sustainable urban development projects and subsequently aims to correlate them with the characteristics and practices of an on-going project, concluding in a set of policy recommendations. Worldwide urbanisation brings a concentration of activities contributing to environmental degradation and social injustice, which implies the need for implementing sustainable development practices in urban planning. LÄS MER

  4. 4. A shady future for Brazilian agriculture? Obstacles to and opportunities for agroforestry as a sustainable alternative to current agricultural practices

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Författare :Asger Mindegaard; [2019]
    Nyckelord :agriculture; agroforestry; sustainability transitions; multi-level perspective; Brazil; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : As the negative environmental impacts of contemporary agriculture become still more evident and widespread, the question of how to feed future generations while preserving the vital stability of the planet’s environment is more urgent than ever. Major institutions are targeting the environmental sustainability of agriculture, internationally as well as in Brazil. LÄS MER

  5. 5. How Rainwater Can Transform Cities : An Evaluation of Success Factors for Urban Rainwater Harvesting Projects in Europe

    Master-uppsats, KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Författare :Linnéa Pauls; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Climate Change Adaptation; Multifunctional Systems; Rainwater Harvesting; Urban Sustainability Transitions;

    Sammanfattning : Changing weather patterns challenge societies globally and at multiple levels related to amongst others health, the environment, disaster management and mitigation. There is a need for greater flexibility and resilience, which in turn can be enabled through a transition towards increased sustainability in governance and infrastructure. LÄS MER