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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 ...
Evaluating sustainability of an Indian university
The objective of this research is to verify the adherence between the sustainable activities of an Indian university and the variables recommended by Alshuwaikhat and Abubakar (2008) in a framework that analyzed the ...
Innovation and sustainability in the supply chain of a cosmetics company: a case study
The article analyses the induction process of technological innovations that consider economic, social and environmental concerns throughout the supply chain, in accordance with the proposals of sustainable development. ...
Análise dos relatórios de sustentabilidade do varejo supermercadista brasileiro de grande porte
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Engenharia de Produção (Campus 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 ...
Multi-criteria decision analysis for the selection of sustainable chemical process routes during early design stages
Decision-making for sustainable design requires the evaluation of different options considering all sustainability dimensions simultaneously: economic, environmental and social. Each dimension has a specific relative ...
Benchmarking sustainable urban mobility: The case of Curitiba, Brazil
(ELSEVIER SCI LTDOXFORD, 2012)
Transportation planning is currently being confronted with a broader planning view, which is given by the concept of mobility. The Index of Sustainable Urban Mobility (I_SUM) is among the tools developed for supporting ...
Green training for sustainable procurement? Insights from the Brazilian public sector
Purpose: Human resources practices, particularly regarding environmental training, play a key role in the dissemination of sustainable supply chain practices, especially sustainable procurement. Both environmental training ...
Sustainable development in the Caribbean : from policies to people, In: The Caribbean environment, v.1, no.1, p. 50-53.
Proposes that a sustainable livelihood approach can help to make sustainable development policies and programs become more closely related to the everyday lives of people in the Caribbean.