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What is to be done?
Overcoming the obstacles (II)
• Provide training and development opportunities to improve integration of environmental/social SCM and core business issues
– Train critical business functions (e.g., product development...
case of the
automobile industry. A case study approach is employed for
Hyundai Motor Company (HMC) in this paper. As mentioned
earlier, we generally accept that companies and industries cause
direct and indirect impacts on climate change. One fundamental
question is how to identify and measure...
Housing is the criticalissue in global urbanization which have a tremendous impact on the
environment – both during construction and through out their. As the key element in urban
development, housing plays a vital role in attaining the goal of sustainable development.
Effective of project...
goal of sustainable
intensification is to raise productivity (as distinct
from increasing volume of production) while reducing
Yet, not everybody shares this disconnect from total
production. Actually, sustainable intensification is
increasingly “operationalized” in...
recruit seven others interested in exploring a similar set of issues. The ten companies
participating (below) represent over 30% of the currentworld market capacity.
Company Participants in Sustainable Cement Project
(The Working Group Cement)
goals from the Economic, Environmental and Transport domain from Queensland Tourism Strategy.
Table 1: Tourism Planning Process Evaluation Instrument – Economic
Economic Situation Analysis |
Instrument identifies: Goals related to the economic benefit of tourism to the area and major economic...
out of the World Summit on Sustainable Development and other international regimes; and how thisissue can be seen to be a leverage point for sustainable development within a broader framework of complex adaptive systems. • Research review: what the current research on the issue tells us...
Ceres stakeholder committee that included representatives of environmental and other NGOs, socially responsible investment organizations and a supplier company.
Use of the Analysis
We have used thisanalysis to identifyissues to cover in our reporting and as an input to our sustainability strategy...
Development Plan (TDP) is planned for this year. The Case Study The basic objectives of the study were to: • Inform the mid-term review of the Tourism Development Plan (TDP) in 2003: to assess the environmental and sustainable development impacts of the current Plan in order to help the Ministry of Tourism...
proposed development of the European Union style Emissions Trading System called the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS) suggest that environmentalissues are critical to the current government. Consequently, the Australian public sector provides an interesting case for an exploration of...
How significant are these issues to customers and
consumers in your sector?
Do the social and environmentalimpacts of
your products help or hinder your communications
– should sustainable development be positioned
as a core product feature, or is it more effective to
groups. However, for this to occur, members must determine how the current barriers to progress can be removed and identifyissue areas where alternative approaches are required. Further consideration of NGO perspectives and industry strategies would provide insight into ways forward that are not...
Sustainability programs at HBCU
What are HBCU’s and why is it important to focus on them?
What are HBCU’s doing?
Future challenges for HBCUs
With the sustainable movement taking off and becoming a “real issue” for different societies, it has also had an impact on higher education. Source?) The bond...
social/environmentalimpacts is measured using the Lazlo’s Sustainability Model (eight disciplines to sustainable value management) which is a useful tool to show cost-benefit analysis in terms of a business case for sustainable growth. Through successful promotion and implementation of this model a...
sustainability across the supply chain is an emerging issue, there is not a clear consensus on its meaning, objectives, appropriate level of engagement, approach, implementation, measurement, drivers, and challenges. Thus, this project will take a company perspective to map the current landscape and...
are still reverberating over time. It is important to note that the impact of this tectonic shift in this economic strand will impact on all areas including both social and environmentalissues and these consequences will occur into the future. An example can be given in the relation to the current...
Key steps towards developing sustainable corporate strategy
2. Determine Strategy • What is my overall ambition and positioning on thisissue? • What are the priorities for us?
1. Input to Strategy Development
• What are the key sustainability impacts related to my product? • What do end...
would indeed provide significant support for sustainable development. The principal difficulty will be the definition of “environmental goods and services,” in particular whether this includes goods produced in an environment-friendly manner. The three issues that will be considered for negotiations...
appraisal tool “to improve the quality of Commission proposals, to
ensure the analysis of economic, environmental and social impacts of a
proposal…”(European Commission 2003, p.7). The main aim of this paper, therefore,
is to examine the UK’s EPA-centred EPI approach as a critical case of...
pillars – environmental, social and techno-economic – and that, in addition to the constraints implied, building on these pillars provides major opportunities for engineers and engineering. Sustainable development is thus not simply a matter of trading off positive impacts in one area against negative...