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Introduction: Sustainable shipping and transport logistics in developing economies
Considering the relevance and challenges of managing shipping and transport logistics for sustainable development in developing economies, this special issue presents a group of fresh, high-quality empirical evidence for ...
Agricultural production and sustainable development in a Brazilian region (Southwest, Sao Paulo State): motivations and barriers to adopting sustainable and ecologically friendly practices
(Taylor & Francis Inc, 2014-09-03)
The objective of this study is to identify the adoption level of practices associated with more sustainable agriculture and environmentally friendly practices. Additionally, the motivations for and barriers to the adoption ...
Unveiling barriers to sustainable public procurement in emerging economies: Evidence from a leading sustainable supply chain initiative in Latin America
(Elsevier B.V., 2018)
In light of the Theory of Ecological Modernisation, this is the first work to explore the organisational barriers affecting one of the most significant sustainable public procurement initiatives in Latin America: the ...
SOCIO-ENVIRONMENTAL AND SUSTAINABILITY ASSESSMENT FOR TECHNOLOGY INNOVATIONS AT PECTENS PRODUCTION IN BRAZIL
(Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2008)
Análise dos relatórios de sustentabilidade do varejo supermercadista brasileiro de grande porte
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Engenharia de Produção (Campus SOROCABA)Câmpus Sorocaba, 2013-12-13)
The quest for sustainable development is becoming more widespread among government, private organizations and members of civil society, motivated primarily by environmental imbalance and social problems. So the companies ...
Adaptation to climate change and disaster risk management in business education: a case study in Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV), Brazil
(Centro de Estudos em Sustentabilidade (FGVces), 2016-03)
This White Paper presents FGV´s Master in Sustainability Management (MSM), a program initially offered in 2005, and the recommendations to increase and reinforce the adaptation to climate change and disaster risk management ...
Voluntary carbon market and its contributions to sustainable development: analysis of the Monte Pascoal-Pau Brasil Ecological Corridor
(International Journal of Innovation and Sustainable Development, 2014-01)
Sustentabilidade de cidades, inovação e competitividade - Explorando conceitos no caso Brasil
Competitiveness is the basis of economic progress of a country. Innovation is a cornerstone of competitiveness. The competitiveness of the countries has been assessed by studies of competitiveness through a comprehensive ...