Household environmental management
1, part 6)
Household environmental management (HEM) is part of
Training Module 1 on Integrated Coastal Management and Communication, with the main
focus on household environmentally friendly behavior promotion.
Household environmental management is environmental management of a
dwelling (private house, apartment) and its surroundings either individually or
jointly by the residents of a specific territory, including environmentally
- action in building environment
- energy supply and use
- water supply and use
- food and other everyday products, goods or services
- waste management
- observation of environmental health requirements
- leisure activities
These have been studied with a systemic approach defining the
main action sectors, actors, individual behaviour factors, management
tools for sustainable consumption
promotion, and giving several examples on HEM development in Latvia and other countries.
This material will be useful for anyone interested in
environmentally friendly behaviour promotion and practice – either personally
for own household or to be used directly or adapted for further training of
other interested parties.
Household Environmental Management (ppt) (4.7 MB)
Mājsaimniecību vides pārvaldība (ppt) (7.6 MB)
The content of the publication reflects
the authors' views and the Managing Authority cannot be held liable for
the information published by the project partners.
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