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16 p, 283.2 KB Pathways to equitable and sustainable education through the inclusion of Roma students in learning mathematics / Diez-Palomar, Javier (Universitat de Barcelona) ; Flecha Fernández de Sanmamed, Ainhoa (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona) ; García-Carrión, Rocío (Universidad de Deusto) ; Molina Roldán, Silvia (Universitat Rovira i Virgili)
Education is a key feature in the development of an agenda for a sustainable world. Education usually is associated with developing a responsible and ethical citizenship, aware of the main challenges for a sustainable development. [...]
2018 - 10.3390/su10072191
Sustainability, Vol. 10 Núm. 7 (2018) , p. 2191  
13 p, 1.2 MB Analytical framework to assess the incorporation of climate change adaptation in water management: application to the Tordera River Basin Adaptation Plan / Sánchez Plaza, Anabel (Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals) ; Broekman, Annelies (Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals) ; Paneque, Pilar (Universidad Pablo de Olavide. Departamento de Geografía, Historia y Filosofía)
Projections indicate that the Mediterranean region is an area where drastic changes in climate will occur, which will significantly affect water resources. In a context of increasing pressure on water resources as a result of the reduction in water availability, it is essential and urgent to structure water management in a way that allows for adaptation to the challenges that the changing climate will bring to an already water scarce region. [...]
2019 - 10.3390/su11030762
Sustainability, Vol. 11, issue 3 (Feb. 2019) , art. 7622019
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The impact of urban form and spatial structure on per capita carbon footprint in U.S. larger metropolitan areas / Muñiz, Iván (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada) ; Domínguez, Andrés (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Economia Aplicada)
Different studies have estimated cities' contribution to total greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions at between forty and seventy percent. According to the so-called Compact City Approach, high density and centrality should lead to low GHG. [...]
2020 - 10.3390/su12010389
Sustainability, Vol. 12 (2020) , p. 1-19  
19 p, 1.7 MB Community involvement in the implementation of sustainable urban drainage systems (SUDSs) : the case of Bon pastor, Barcelona / Nóblega Carriquiry, Andrea (Master of International Cooperation Sustainable Emergency Architecture, School of Architecture, Universitat Internacional de Catalunya) ; Saurí i Pujol, David (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Geografia) ; March, Hug (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. Internet Interdisciplinary Institute (IN3))
The persistence of urban floods and the inability of aging sewage infrastructure to deal with stormwater make sustainable urban drainage systems (SUDSs) one of the emerging paradigms in urban water management, in which stormwater is no longer a hazard but a resource. [...]
2020 - 10.3390/su12020510
Sustainability, Vol. 12 (2020) , a510  
9 p, 221.1 KB Competencies in education for sustainable development : emerging teaching and research developments / Cebrián, Gisela (Universitat Rovira i Virgili. Departament de Pedagogia) ; Junyent i Pubill, Mercè (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Didàctica de la Matemàtica i les Ciències Experimentals) ; Mulà, Ingrid (Universitat de Girona)
The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development clearly reflects the urgency to embed the principles of education for sustainable development (ESD) into all levels of education. ESD, understood as an integral part of quality education and all educational institutions, from preschool to higher education and in nonformal and informal education, can and should foster the development of sustainability competencies. [...]
2020 - 10.3390/su12020579
Sustainability, Vol. 12 (2020)  
17 p, 8.1 MB Social perception of ecosystem services in a coastal wetland post-earthquake : a case study in Chile / Rojas, Octavio (Universidad de Concepción (Xile). Departamento de Planificación Territorial) ; Zamorano, María (Universidad de Concepción (Xile). Departamento de Planificación Territorial) ; Saez, Katia (Universidad de Concepción (Xile). Departamento de Estadística) ; Rojas, Carolina (Universidad de Concepción (Xile). Departamento de Geografía) ; Vega, Claudio (Universidad de Concepción (Xile). Departamento de Geografía) ; Arriagada, Loretto (Universidad de Concepción (Xile). Departamento de Planificación Territorial) ; Basnou, Corina (Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals)
Natural disasters can cause abrupt disturbances in coastal wetlands, affecting the social perception of ecosystem services (ES). The Tubul-Raqui coastal wetland is one of the most important wetlands in south-central Chile. [...]
2017 - 10.3390/su9111983
Sustainability, Vol. 9, issue 11 (Nov. 2017) , art. 1983  
19 p, 285.7 KB Grassroots Roma women organizing for social change : a study of the impact of 'Roma women student gatherings' / Aiello, Emilia (Harvard University) ; Amador López, Jelen (Universitat de Barcelona) ; Munté i Pascual, Ariadna (Universitat de Barcelona) ; Sordè i Martí, Teresa (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Scientific literature has focused on the constraints that Roma women have faced to overcome the racism and inequalities that they and the Roma people as a whole have suffered. However, less attention has been paid to how Roma women organize to challenge this reality. [...]
2019 - 10.3390/su11154054
Sustainability, Vol. 11 Núm. 15 (january 2019) , p. 4054  
17 p, 2.6 MB Exploring the dynamic coupling relationship between agricultural economy and agro-ecological environment in semi-arid areas : a case study of Yulin, China / Yang, X. (Lanzhou University of Technology) ; Zhang, D. (Lanzhou University of Technology) ; Jia, Q. (Wuhan University) ; Zhang, W. (Beijing University of Chemical Technology) ; Wang, T. (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
The rapid expansion of agricultural areas in semi-arid China over the past decades has aggravated the imbalance of the agroeconomy and agroecological environment. To further understand the coupling relationship between the two, this paper, taking Yulin as a case, develops an integrated index system for evaluation of the agricultural economy and the agroecological environment, and a model of the coupling coordination degree for evaluation of the dynamic coupling relationship between the two. [...]
2019 - 10.3390/su11082259
Sustainability, Vol. 11, núm. 8 (january 2019) , p. 2259  
19 p, 928.5 KB Exploring the role of service delivery in remarkable tourism experiences / Escobar Rivera, Dalilis (Universitat de Girona. Departament d'Organització, Gestió Empresarial i Disseny de Producte) ; Casadesús Fa, Martí (Universitat de Girona. Departament d'Organització, Gestió Empresarial i Disseny de Producte) ; Sampaio, Paulo A. (Universidade do Minho. Departamento de Produção e Sistemas) ; Simon i Villar, Alexandra (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Empresa)
The purpose of the article is to analyze through a service-experience framework the consequences and contingency factors of Service Delivery (SD) in Remarkable Tourism Experiences (RTE) and explore to what extent these factors interact to evoke delight behaviors in customers. [...]
2019 - 10.3390/su11051382
Sustainability, Vol. 11 Núm. 5 (january 2019) , p. 1382  
21 p, 2.6 MB Optimal coupling of straw and synthetic fertilizers incorporation on soil properties, active Fe dynamics, and green house gas emission in Jasminum sambac (L.) field in southeastern China / Wang, Chun (Fujian Normal University. Institute of Geography) ; Min, Qingwen (Chinese Academy of Sciences. Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research) ; Abid, Abbas Ali (Zhejiang University. Zhejiang Provincial Key Laboratory of Agricultural Resources and Environment) ; Sardans i Galobart, Jordi (Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals) ; Wu, Honghui (Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences. Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Crop Nutrition and Fertilization) ; Lai, Derrick Yuk Fo (The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Department of Geography and Resource Management) ; Peñuelas, Josep (Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals) ; Wang, Weiqi (Fujian Normal University. Institute of Geography)
In agriculture, synthetic fertilizers have played a key role in enhancing food production and keeping the world's population adequately fed. China's participation is essential to global efforts in reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions because it is the largest producer and consumer of synthetic fertilizers. [...]
2019 - 10.3390/su11041092
Sustainability, Vol. 11, issue 4 (Feb. 2019) , art. 1092  

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