Outlook 2012 – Change, Innovate and Lead for a Sustainable Future

World Sustainable Development Outlook 2012 is a truly global source book reflected in the varied national and cultural origins of the contributors as well as the topics and case studies covered. This volume includes a selection of the best papers presented during the 10th International Conference of WASD held in Abu Dhabi City, United Arab Emirates in November 2012. The conference focussed on change management, innovation and knowledge management, and the role of leadership in engaging organisations and preparing them for a sustainable future.

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A globalized context of traditional healing practices in Botswana
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Agrarian reforms and the African green revolution
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An innovative system of science and technology model
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Application and assessment of earth compostation approach during composting of household wastes
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Building knowledge capacity for sustainable development in the Arab world
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Challenges and perspectives facing the development of entrepreneurship education and training in South Africa
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Changing the service sector innovation system of India
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Contexts of utilization of ICT by medical practitioners in private hospitals in Nigeria
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Cooling and heating with ground source energy
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Corruption and economic development: a puzzling relationship
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Creating a sustainable biotechnology sector in the Arab world: Lessons from the Swedish case
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Crude fibre, water extracts, total ash, caffeine and moisture contents as diagnostic factors in evaluating green tea quality
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Developing a viable community-based tourism project in Botswana: the case of the Chobe Enclave Conservation Trust
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Developing local processing technology for black and green tea and evaluation of conformance to ISO standard
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Entrepreneurship in SMEs through business incubators in the Arab world (UAE case study)
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Entrepreneurship training to promote start-ups and innovation in Bahrain
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Evaluating knowledge-oriented management in United Arab Emirates firms: industry case study
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Food advertising watched by adolescent girls in Saudi Arabia
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GIS and assessment of the performance of the transport system and security
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Identifying, developing and moving sustainable communities through renewable energy
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Implications of mobile devices on ITS: roadmaps ahead
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Income tax policy: is a single rate tax optimum for long term economic growth?
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Incubators based on innovation in France
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Investigation and modelling of travel behaviour in Saudi Arabia: a sustainable behaviour?
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Investigation of driving cycles as the tool to assess traffic demand management (TDM) in Edinburgh and Abu Dhabi cities
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Investigation of pedestrian accidents: analysis at signalised pedestrian crossings in Edinburgh
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Investigations Of Impacts Of Junction Design On Emissions: Are Our Junctions Sustainable?
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Learning managers in a transforming economy: the case of St. Petersburg
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Neoliberalism in education: how Performance Management System (PMS) undermined employee motivation and academic freedom at the University of Botswana
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On liberal individualism, communitarianism and Ubuntu society in South Africa
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Perceptions of safety and efficacy of traditional medicines by community members in Botswana
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Probit analysis of factors influencing rural employment promotion in southern Nigeria
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Real-world driving cycle in heterogeneous traffic conditions in Delhi for sustainable transport systems
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The effect of a fresh fruit and vegetable delivery on the health and independence of seniors
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The gateway innovation center: exploring key elements of developing a business incubator
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The response of statutory financial auditors in Libya to environmental issues
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Trade spillover effects on East Asian economic growth
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