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Sustainable Community Development: Ideas on Implementing Social and Economic Applications from Hagaby, Sweden in the The Kerkenes Eco-Center in Yozgat, Turkey
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Science and Technology, Earth Sciences, Department of Earth Sciences.
2011 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

The purpose of this study is to develop a sustainable community in a village called Sahmuratli inYozgat, Turkey based on the remarkable case of a Swedish eco-village called Hagaby. TheKerkenes Eco-Center in Sahmuratli village provides the essential baseline for the village toconvert it into a sustainable community in terms of social and economic dimensions ofsustainability. Survey and interview methods were used to collect information about the Eco-Center. The overall outcome of the study is that the the Kerkenes Eco-Center can become asignificant initiative to promote sustainable community development in terms of promotingeconomic welfare and increasing social relationships among the village community throughvarious practices influenced by Hagaby in Uppsala, Sweden.

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2011.
Keyword [en]
Sustainable community development, Hagaby, Kerkenes Eco- Center, eco-village, social and economic dimensions of sustainability
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URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-160845OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-160845DiVA: diva2:453277
Educational program
Master Programme in Sustainable Development
Uppsok
Life Earth Science
Available from: 2011-11-03 Created: 2011-11-01 Last updated: 2011-11-03Bibliographically approved

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