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Climate Change Education for Sustainable Development
The planning, implementation, and management of the flow of goods, services, and information from the point of origin to the point of consumption. It involves coordination, transportation, warehousing, and distribution.
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Ethical Dimensions of Sustainable Development: The Philosophy, Logistics, and Climate Change Education
Ebua Jarvis Ebua (University of Bamenda, Cameroon)
Copyright: © 2023 |Pages: 33
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-6684-9099-0.ch005
Abstract
This chapter examines the ethical dimensions of sustainable development within the context of climate change education. It explores the intersection of philosophy, logistics, and climate change education. The chapter sheds light on ethical implications and considerations arising in pursuing sustainable development. It seeks to provide valuable insights for climate change analysts, policymakers, curriculum and instructional designers, faculty, administrators, teacher educators, and other stakeholders interested in averting the impact of climate change and fostering sustainable development.
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An Integrated Impact of Blockchain Technology on Suppy Chain Management and the Logistics Industry
Logistics is the whole process of managing resource acquisition, storage and transportation to the final destination.
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Reverse Logistics: Automobile Recalls and Other Conditions
Includes the integrated planning, control, realization, and monitoring of all internal and network-wide material, part, and product flow, including the necessary information flow.
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Supply Chain Integration, Collaboration, and Coordination
A broad range of activities and has many vague descriptions, for example service, business, inventory, functional management, etc.
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Internationalization of Retailing: The Case of Turkish Ultra-Fast Grocery Delivery Retailer Getir
All activities undertaken for the efficient and effective movement and storage of goods, services and related information, from origin to destination, to meet customer demand.
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The Concept of Logistics Performance in International Trade Framework: An Empirical Evaluation of Logistics Performance Index
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The Role of Electronic Supply Chains and ERP Systems in the Realm of E-Commerce
That part of SCM responsible for moving materials, funds, information, and services from the point of origin to the point of consumption.
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Investigating the Viability of Implementing Electric Freight Vehicles in Morocco: Using an Integrated SWOT PESTEL Analysis in Combination With Analytic Hierarchy Process
Logistics is one of the most vital functions of the economy and is a service activity which aims to manage the flow of materials by making available and managing resources corresponding to needs, to economic conditions and for a determined quality of service, under satisfactory safety and security conditions.
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E-Business Supply Chains Drivers, Metrics, and ERP Integration
That part of SCM responsible for moving materials, funds, information, and services from the point of origin to the point of consumption.
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Green Marketing: A Conceptual Framework and Suggestions for Industrial Services Marketing
The creation, management and control of physical, financial and information connections between nodes and links that goods or services travel from raw material stage to the final consumption stage or right backwards.
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Numbers Can Restrict Results?: Qualitative Research Methods as Information and Knowledge Management Support in Supply Chain and Logistics Sectors
Set of activities related to top-level management decisions regarding strategic planning of supply chain issues, defining its strategic effective positioning.
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Supply Chain Logistics Risk Mitigation: Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic
The process of acquiring, storing, and transporting materials to their ultimate destination.
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Impact, Reaction, and Learning From Overcoming the COVID-19 Crisis: Cases From Small-Scale Businesses in Bangladesh
A subset of the supply chain responsible for planning and executing transportation and storage of goods from one point to another.
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Customer Experience in the E-Commerce Market Through the Virtual World of Metaverse
It manages the flow of commodities between the place of origin and the place of consumption with effective transportation and storage.
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Supply Chain Integration in Construction Industry
According to the Council of Logistics Management, logistics is “...the process of planning, implementing, and controlling the efficient, effective flow and storage of goods, services and related information from point of origin to point of consumption for the purpose of conforming to customer requirements.”
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Trimming Safety Stock: Empirically, Realizing Working Capital Gains
It deals with managing and controlling the flow of goods from the source of the production to the marketplace.
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Supply Chain Relationships: From Conflict to Collaboration
The planning and managing of all activities related to the storage and movement of physical goods between origin and consumption.
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Customer-Oriented Global Supply Chains: Port Logistics in the Era of Globalization and Digitization
Moving goods along the value chain implies two flows: goods and information. A logistic approach to the value chain involves an optimisation process, deciding on how to make production – i.e., a protocol of information exchange and physical transport.
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An Overview of Fruits and Vegetables' Retail Supply Chain Models in India
Logistics is the management of the flow of things between the point of origin and the point of consumption in order to meet requirements of customers.
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E-Business Supply Chains Drivers, Metrics, and ERP Integration
That part of SCM responsible for moving materials, funds, information, and services from the point of origin to the point of consumption.
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Optimal Strategy Selection in a Supply Chain
It is the general management of how resources are acquired, stored and transported to their final destination.
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Lean Logistics of the Transportation of Fresh Fruit Bunches (FFB) in the Palm Oil Industry
This is the routing network for transportation of FFB in the estates. Logistics is the management of the flow of FFB between the estate and the mill in order to meet.
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Fostering Supply Chain Management in Global Business
The planning, execution, and control of the procurement, movement, and stationing of personnel, material, and other resources to achieve the objectives of a campaign, plan, project, or strategy.
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Different Approaches for Studying Interruptible Industrial Processes: Application of Two Different Simulation Techniques
Ensemble of the activities which govern the flow of material and of information to these associated.
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Factors Inhibiting Green Supply Chain Management Initiatives in a South African Pharmaceutical Supply Chain
The movement and management of goods and services. It includes transportation, warehousing, and inventory management.
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The Use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles: A Comparison of Turkey and Croatia
Planning, execution, and control of the procurement, movement, and stationing of personnel, material, and other resources to achieve the objectives of a campaign, plan, project, or strategy.
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Lean Logistics of the Transportation of Fresh Fruit Bunches (FFB) in the Palm Oil Industry
This is the routing network for transportation of FFB in the estates. Logistics is the management of the flow of FFB between the estate and the mill in order to meet.
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Supplier Selection in Food Industry Using Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) Method
Logistics management council defines logistics as part of the supply chain operation that plans, implements and controls the flow of relevant information and storage of good services efficiently between the point of origin and the point of consumption to meet the needs of customers.
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A Digital Transformation in International Transport and Logistics: Blockchain
It is the service of planning, implementing and supervising all kinds of products, services and information flow from the exit point to the destination in an efficient and productive way to meet the needs of the people. The productivity in logistics service depends on the right product reaching the right customer at the right amount, in the right conditions, at the right place, at the right time, at the right cost.
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The Russia-Ukraine War: Derailment in the Belt and Road Initiative
Logistics describes the process of moving goods from one location to another and storing them. It is essential to the function of business as the complex supply chain requires a proper management of logistics.
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Blockchain for Agri-Food Supply Chain and Logistics Management
The process of planning and executing the efficient transportation and storage of goods from the point of origin to the point of consumption.
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QR Multilevel Codes to Reduce Cybersecurity Risks in the Logistics of Freight Transport in Ports
Logistics are all the activities that allow raw material to become merchandise, leave its point of production, and reach the consumer. These logistics activities consist of planning flows, as well as control, storage, transport, and distribution of the product at strategic points.
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The Impact of Strategic Orientation and Reverse Logistics Capabilities on Organizational Performance
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Concepts of RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) and Their Applications to Port Logistics
Is the management of the flow of resources between origin and destination, satisfying requirements of production, handling, packaging, inventory, transportation, etc.
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