Urban sprawl has grown to be a serious threat to environmental and social capital. The challenges of Urban Sprawl to the environment and society needs to be measured and mitigated skillfully with serious and purpose oriented input from planners, government and the community. In metropolitan areas, Urban Growth Management has become a known discipline that is used efficiently to regulate land use. Urban Growth Management attempts to addresses and mitigate the negative repercussions of urban sprawl and it also facilitates in designing future policies to keep urban development sustainable. (Fertner, Jorgensen, Nielsen & Nilsson, 2016).
It is needed from the government to launch a lot of initiatives and campaigns that are valuable for the people and organizations in Kuwait to know how to protect people from the leakage of oil tankers and the pollutions that produced by the factories nearby the sea. The industrial plants had taken special regulations to prevent the community from this pollution. This process had tried to minimize these pollutions. The companies warn the containers which are working in importing and exporting to secure the water from any leakage of
The ambiguity established through the M-Audit and CR are amongst the key problems encountered with Nike’s voluntary auditing system, which make it inefficient at measuring positive changes in working conditions in the long-run. For sustained improvements to be implemented in Nike’s global supply chain factories, an institutionalized downstream pressure must be implemented. NGOs’ creation of guidelines is important to guarantee uniformed labour standards across countries and states. However, without combined pressure from the State, the guidelines remain as advices. Henceforth, NGOs and States must collaborate in exerting increased pressure to Nike.
Three moral philosophies that impact Verizon’s ethical business decision making are teleology, utilitarianism, and egoism. Teleology is important because when making decisions, it is imperative that you think about the repercussions that may happen. It is even more important when making decisions for a large company like this. You will have to consider how this will affect the stakeholders as well. The consequences of unethical actions will affect their employees and their families.
In my perspective, the government has to enact legislations and be ready to litigate companies and individuals who flout the country’s environmental laws. Furthermore, the government should engage communities and the entire civil society on the consequences of polluting our sources of water. It is essential to note that a concrete awareness program to sensitive citizens to be responsible stakeholders to our natural resources will help alleviate these problems. When citizens understand their role in society, they will stand up against multinational companies who are greedily exploiting the environment to the detriment of the
INTRODUCTION This critical review examines an article on a new era of sustainable marketing written by Marek Seretny and Alexksandra Seretny. The purpose of this article is to create rapid create value for customers through socially, environmentally and ethical responsibility actions. Although authors have criticism that some marketing practices harm individual’s consumers and imposing excess frustrated aggressive consumer with obstructive way, his article relates important and significant social responsibility by building sustainability relationship with consumers. This paper will also review the summary of the story as well as their main arguments, and will evaluate the quality of writing and focus on any areas of weakness within the story.
It is important for the company working in the current market place to conduct a situation analysis based on different models like PESTLE, STEEPLE, SWOT and other so is to reduce the risk of any potential harm. Moreover, in case of Virgin Atlantic, it is important for the HR of the company to conduct internal and external analysis especially in regards of international market to avoid any risk in organisation’s operations (Bratton & Gold, 2012). Pestle Analysis It is important for situation analysis to highlight the external factors that directly or indirectly affect the working of the company. PESTLE analysis is based on political, environmental, social, technological, legal and economic factors that affect the working of the company. In case of Virgin Atlantic, it is important for the airline company to evaluate the political, technological and legal factors in detail in order to formulate their internal strategies accordingly in order to avoid any potential damage of the assets of the company (Kerzner, 2013).
The purpose of this legislation is to ensure that the risk of workplace assaults and homicides is evaluated by affected public employers and their employees and that such employers design and implement workplace violence protection programs to prevent and minimize the hazard of workplace violence to public employees. Under this law, public employers with two or more permanent employees must evaluate the current
Remaining responsible is vastly important to any organization. Many strategic plans will alter some of the organization’s policies, procedures, and practices. When conducting the environmental scan, management must collect information for the company to understand what is and what is not ethical. According to Wheelen & Hunger (2010), Riordan’s ethical responsibilities “are to follow the beliefs and behavior of the organization in society.” As a plastic manufacture, society expects Riordan to use recycled plastic to help protect the environment. By using up older water bottled, Riordan can help protect the environment by not polluting the environment by producing more.
Conflict representation theory/study This research project aims at unpacking conflict representations, therefore it is essential to understand the techniques and strategies implemented when representing conflict. Political leaders invest time and resources in in order to promote official frames to media (Gadi Wolfsfeld, Paul Frosh & Maurice T. Awabdy 2008:401). Galtung 1998, Manoff 1998 & Wolfsfeld 2004 cited by Wolfsfeld et al (2008:401) explains that the ways in which the news media represent conflicts “are also likely to have a significant influence on any subsequent attempts at conflict resolution”. Annelore Deprez and Karin Raeymaeckers (2010:92) explain that the “selection and construction of news items, the picture that we see of ‘the foreign’, is a filtered, distorted, manipulated, one-sided and simplified image”. Looking at the techniques used by the media one may understand how this statement is given substance.