2013

Cognitive dimensions of subjective quality of life in Hajdú-Bihar County

by Anett Sőrés The objective of the present study is an investigation of the objective and subjective factors of life quality. Researchers and political leaders show increasing interest in the question: on what grounds do people judge their quality of life, what satisfies or makes them happy? Do we subconsciously…

Bioenergy: Risks to food-, energy- and environmental Security

by József Popp, Mónika Harangi-Rákos, Károly Pető & Adrian Nagy There are growing opportunities and demands for the use of biomass to provide additional renewables, energy for heat, power and fuel, pharmaceuticals and green chemical feedstocks. However, the worldwide potential of bioenergy is limited, because all land is multifunctional, and…

Using sustainable development tools for solving property rights in Montenegro

by Jelena Janjusevic, PhD In recent months Montenegro has been faced with serious budget problems , one proposed solution of which has been to reduce the number of employees in state administration. Additionally, the costs of living are above the disposable budget of most households, in particular the high cost…

Swot analysis and identification of the needs, potential and development strategies of the fruit and vegetable sector in Montenegro

by Radislav Jovović & Dragoljub Janković Fruit and vegetable production in Montenegro benefits from naturally favourable conditions in terms of climate, soil and water resources. Such conditions enable high quality fruit, vegetables and vines to be grown, and fruit and vegetable production and viticulture have a long tradition as well…

Rural resilience and the role of social capital among farmers in Kirundo province, Northern Burundi

by Bonaventure Minani, Déo-Guide Rurema & Philippe Lebailly In Burundi, more than 90% of the active population is engaged in family agriculture, which plays a vital role in food production and constitutes more than 50% of the GDP. Before the civil war of 1993, Kirundo was deemed the “breadbasket of…

Research on the natural features of karst water, on the example of some water intakes

by Slobodanka Krivokapic, Neda Devic & Stanka Filipovic The existence of safe and abundant raw water sources is a priceless treasure for any country. Water resources are of particular importance for Montenegro, especially for the development of tourism and agriculture which represent the backbone of its economic development. With respect…