Essays about: "A Serious Problem"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 198 essays containing the words A Serious Problem.

  1. 1. Agenda-setting of the truth behind the pineapple production in Costa Rica: A Minor Field Study of the communication strategies of a rural opposition movement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för strategisk kommunikation

    Author : Johanna Niva; [2016]
    Keywords : online mobilization; Social movement; strategic communication; ICT; C4D; ICT4D; Pineapple industry; Costa Rica; environmental issues; Agenda Setting.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis is a result of a Minor field study, which was carried out in Costa Rica during two months between March 25th and May 27th in 2014. The field study was financed by a scholarship from SIDA (The Swedish international development cooperation Agency). READ MORE

  2. 2. Wheel damage and maintenance of SCA Skog wagons

    University essay from KTH/Spårfordon

    Author : Kristina Larsson; [2016]
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    Abstract : I vagnsflottan Hector Rail kör för SCA Skog är hjulskador ett problem året om. Målet med detta arbete är att lista ut varför, och vad som kan ändras för att förbättra situationen. Som en jämförelse kör Hector Rail samma vagnstyp, sgnss, för två andra kunder (Stora Enso och SCA Logistics) och de har betydligt färre skador. READ MORE

  3. 3. Spatial assessment of NDVI as an indicator of desertification in Ethiopia using remote sensing and GIS

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Gezahagn Negash Seboka; [2016]
    Keywords : land degradation; NDVI and Rainfall; climate change; desertification; NOAA AVHRR; land cover; GIS; Physical Geography and Ecosystem analysis; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Desertification is a serious environmental and socio-economic problem occurring at global, regional and local scale. According to Article 1(a) of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), define the term “desertification” means “land degradation in arid, semi-arid and dry sub-humid (dry lands) areas resulting from various factors, including climatic variations and human activities”. READ MORE

  4. 4. External Auditor’s Trust in Internal Auditors : The Cultural Effect - A Study Between Greece and Sweden

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Avdelningen för företagsekonomi; Karlstads universitet/Avdelningen för företagsekonomi

    Author : Nicklas Paulsson; Sofia Oikonomidi; [2016]
    Keywords : Auditor; trust; culture; internal auditor; external auditor; cultural effect; Sweden; Greece;

    Abstract : Nowadays, the importance of the external auditing is demonstrated by the highly risky business environments, that fertilize the fraud and irregularities, which lead businesses to provide mistaken financial statements and misleading financial information. The uncertainty that occurs in the decision process in businesses, enhance the risks and requires the attention of the employees. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Influence of Carboxylic Acid in Packaging Materials

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för analys och syntes

    Author : Jonas Mattisson; [2016]
    Keywords : Packaging Material; food packing; Carboxylic Acid; delamination; adhesion; polymer technology; polymerteknologi; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Tetra Pak delivers food packing services world-wide and uses multilayer packaging materials to protect the food product from being affected by the environment. Loss of adhesion between the polymer and the aluminium layer in Tetra Paks packaging materials has proven to be a serious problem casing the package to lose its integrity and the food product to spoil. READ MORE