ABSTRACT: We establish a parsimonious theoretical framework of consumer wisdom based on five mutually reinforcing psychological facets. Our research draws from wisdom literature and a set of 31 phenomenological interviews with informants who were identified through a multi-stage nomination process. The five facets of consumer wisdom that emerged are Intentionality, Contemplation, Emotional Mastery, Openness, and Transcendence.
Report on the WBCSD and CEBDS Sustainable Lifestyles workshop held in São Paulo in May 2015. It summarises workshop discussions, and the extensive supporting research from CSCP, on where the highest consumption impacts are occurring in key lifestyle areas in Brazil, suggesting areas where business can begin to uncover solutions that reduce the lifestyle impacts.
Report on the WBCSD and CBCSD Sustainable Lifestyles workshop held in Beijing in September 2015. It summarises the workshop discussions, and extensive supporting research from CSCP, on where the highest consumption impacts are occurring in key lifestyle areas in China, suggesting areas where business can begin to uncover solutions that reduce the lifestyle impacts.
Report on the WBCSD and CII Sustainable Lifestyles workshop held in Bangalore in July 2015. It summarises workshop discussions, and extensive supporting research compiled by CSCP, on where the highest consumption impacts are occurring in key lifestyle areas in India, suggesting areas where business can begin to uncover solutions that reduce the lifestyle impacts.
A Guide to using futures thinking to help drive corporate resilience and transformational innovation. This report shines a spotlight on how companies can think about the future differently. It is designed to stimulate dynamic and productive discussion about ‘futures’ and experimentation as tools that can support moves beyond ‘business as usual’ strategies, specifically, in support of greater sustainability.
The Good Life 2.0 Playbook is designed to inspire brand teams (and other stakeholders), showing that they can promote aspirations that are in line with happier lifestyles (that are also more sustainable). It is not a guide for marketing sustainable products, it does not define a Sustainable Lifestyle, nor should it be used to try and communicate to people how they should live. We need to shift aspirations as well as behaviours in the transition towards cleaner, smarter, and healthier lives.
The report ‘The Concept of the Individual Building Renovation Roadmapreport’ offers an overview of the process behind the creation of an Individual Building Renovation Roadmap and covers the key issues that need to be addressed to allow its development and implementation. Real-life examples based on four existing initiatives revolving around the concept of individual building roadmaps and passports are used in this report to demonstrate how the different elements can be designed and implemented
Guía Integral para Municipios: ¿Qué pueden hacer las ciudades argentinas para reducir la pérdida y el desperdicio de alimentos?
El objetivo de esta Guía es brindar, de manera sistemática y metodológica, los pasos a seguir para abordar la problemática de pérdidas y desperdicios de alimentos en una ciudad o municipio, para alcanzar soluciones viables y sostenibles.
Title: Comprehensive Guide for Local Government: What can Argentine cities do to reduce food loss and waste?
The waste management sector is in a unique position to move from being a comparatively minor source of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to becoming a major contributor to climate change mitigation. This briefing aims at providing criteria to policy-makers around climate finance on the field of waste. It provides a framework to understand what are the more climate-friendly options in the field and a series of case studies to illustrate some of the best and the worst practices in the field.
Sardinia was until 2003 in the rearguard of Italy and Europe in terms of waste management. With a separate collection rate of 3.8%, this popular tourist island used to send all the remaining waste to landfills and incineration. However, a strategy based on the promotion of separate collection with particular attention to bio-waste, and a carefully designed system of incentives in combination with several municipalities championing the transition towards zero waste, is delivering results. In 2016
This is a summary of paper presented in the Architectural Institute of Japan 2017.The study quantified impact of solar control measures on residential house cooling loads in hot and humid climate .The strategies evaluated were roof insulation ,reflective roof , overhangs and Low emissivity glass .The study made important findings and recommendations o passive design strategies .Roof insulation and reflective roof was found to have significant impact on thermal performance.
The NSRR was initiated by The Netherlands, UK, France and Flanders with the aim to stimulate Green Growth in the North Sea region by facilitating the trade and transportation of secondary resources. The 5 year deal was signed in March of this year and is envisioned to accommodate a maximum of ten secondary resource streams or cases.
Il presente documento ha l’obiettivo di fornire un inquadramento
generale dell’economia circolare nonché di definire il posizionamento
strategico del nostro paese sul tema, in continuità con gli
impegni adottati nell’ambito dell’Accordo di Parigi sui cambiamenti
climatici, dell’Agenda 2030 delle Nazioni Unite sullo sviluppo
sostenibile, in sede G7 e nell’Unione Europea.
Development of voluntary guidelines for the sustainability of the Mediterranean diet in the Mediterranean region
Despite its many health and nutritional value, adherence to the Mediterranean diet is becoming less evident in the Mediterranean area. This has undesirable impacts not only on health but also on the social, cultural, economic and environmental dimensions of sustainability.
These voluntary guidelines describe the elements of action needed in order to assess the sustainability of the Mediterranean diet.
The Rainforest Alliance surveyed a group of business owners who have been involved in our
sustainable tourism best practices program and asked them about the perceived benefits they’ve derived from their two years of investment and work in the program. The purpose of the survey was to examine and analyze sustainable management indicators.
Este é o seu passaporte para um turismo sustentável, que vai mostrar o quanto atitudes simples podem tornar sua viagem recompensadora, mais integrada à natureza e mais aberta à cultura local, com muitos benefícios para a comunidade que o recebe.
The Green Passport Campaign, an initiative of the Global Partnership for Sustainable Tourism Development, aims to introduce the potential traveler to some of the things they can do to make tourism a sustainable activity.
Para integrar el Sistema de Planeación Democrática, el cual sirve para guiar las acciones de las dependencias y entidades de la Administración Pública Federal, el Plan Nacional de Desarrollo 2013 – 2018, prevé, entre otros, la elaboración del Programa Especial de Producción y Consumo Sustentable, el cual será el instrumento con el que el Gobierno de la República promoverá que la prosperidad del país se realice cuidando nuestro patrimonio natural.
Due to this abrupt increase in modernization in Laos, there are certain sectors (transport, tourism, industrial, etc.) of the country that will face rapid expansion and as a consequence will lead to serious societal, environmental and health problems if ignored. This course critiques and examines these most important sectors and aims to mainstream SCP interventions to solve the various problems that will accompany the economic growth in these sectors.
A national strategy is needed to promote innovations and be a catalyst for new ideas in the public sector and the business community. It is needed to achieve the Government’s aim
of establishing public procurement as a strategic tool for efficient organisations and a means of achieving the national environmental, social sustainability and administration policy objectives.
How can consumption be made more sustainable? What can be done to make it easier for consumers to make climate-smart choices? These are some of the questions in focus in the Government’s strategy for sustainable consumption. The aim is for the strategy to contribute to environmentally, socially and economically sustainable consumption.
Recommendations to To improve biodiversity protection in policy and criteria of food standards and sourcing requirements of food companies and retailers
The recommendations are directed primarily at standard organisations as well as companies of the food sector with own sourcing requirements. Cooperatives and associations of the food sector can use them as an orientation for more biodiversity compatible agricultural production processes.
They focus on standards and companies policy as well as criteria and requirements providing practical recommendations for the reduction of negative impacts and the creation of more potential for biodiversity.
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