Aalborg University (AAU), Denmark

Overcoming barriers to improving OHS among SMEs in Myanmar

Research project In the wake of the Rana Plaza accident the recent years have witnessed increased interests among scholars, global brands, policy-makers and NGOs in occupational health and safety (OHS) among companies in developing countries (Huq et al 2016). However ...
Period: 2020-02-1 to 2023-03-31 Countries: Myanmar Lead institution: University of Southern Denmark (SDU), Faculty of Engineering, Department of Technology and Innovation, Denmark Partner institutions: Yangon Technological University (YTU), Myanmar Aalborg University (AAU), Denmark Project code: 19-M08-SDU Total grant: 4,999,946 DKK
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Safety and health and audit practices in Bangladesh

Research project The fast industrial development from a low income to a middle-income country such as Bangladesh carries a risk for safety and health of the workers, which may also jeopardise the economic development. Occupational safety and health (OSH) is therefore ...
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Offshore Wind Farms Large-Scale Integration in Turkey

Research project Turkey is one of the fastest-growing energy markets in the world, with an annual 8% increase in energy demand. By the end of 2018, the total installed capacity and electricity production of Turkey was 88.5 GW and 300.7 TWh, respectively. Nowadays, mo ...
Period: 2020-03-1 to 2023-02-28 Countries: Turkey Lead institution: Aalborg University (AAU), Denmark Partner institutions: Cukurova University (CU), Turkey Ankara Yildirim Beyazit Universitesi (AYBU), Turkey Middle East Technical University (METU), Turkey Project code: 19-M03-AAU Total grant: 4,999,473 DKK
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Environmental sustainability of hotels on Zanzibar

Research project Tourism is one of world’s largest economic sectors, generating 9.8% of global GDP and 284 million jobs to the global economy in 2015. However, the sector has also been criticized for operating in an unsustainable manner, impacting natural resources a ... First-year report With the increased international and national attention to the importance of the UN Sustainable Development Goals for future economy, environment, livelihoods and health, the implementation of the EnSuZa project is considered v ...
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Green and Flexible District Heating/Cooling in Turkey

Research project This project will lay the foundation for a future bottom-up energy system based on renewables, communities (from building-level up to cities and beyond), and flexibility providing better user motivation/engagement, stability, and transition to sustai ... First year report: The key results and outputs are as follows: High-resolution building-level energy demand determination. Identifying strategies for flexible and green thermal energy at the building-level. Distri ...
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Building Stronger Universities III – KNUST

Research project Thematic focus areas: 1. Climate-Smart Agriculture and Environmental Management
2. Innovation and Entrepreneurship
3. Health Delivery Systems
4. University-wide Research Support Services and Facilities
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Health, safety and productivity in garment in Bangladesh

Research project The project creates new and exploratory knowledge about sustainable co-development between occupational health and safety (OHS) and productivity in the readymade garment (RMG) industry in Bangladesh. The objective will be reached by studying the char ... Project Completion Report Occupational safety and health (OSH) is often considered as a cost factor by managers in the garment industry as well as in other industries. Yet, our research indicate that it is not necessarily so. This project shows th ...
Period: 2015-01-1 to 2020-12-31 Countries: Bangladesh Lead institution: Aalborg University (AAU), Centre for Industrial Production, Department of Business and Management, Denmark Partner institutions: Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology (AUST), Bangladesh Project code: 14-07AAU Total grant: 9,656,146 DKK
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