Essays about: "Africa"

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  1. 1. Atmospheric Ice Formation Potential of Biomass Combustion Aerosol Particles (from residential cooking in Sub-Saharan East Africa)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kärnfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Lovisa Nilsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Ice Nucleation; Aerosol particles; Biomass Combustion; Cook Stoves; Clouds; CFDC; Physics and Astronomy;

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  2. 2. Knowledge For Life

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Cajsa Dahlberg; Mikaela Jaconelli; [2017]
    Keywords : Knowledge Transfer; Element View; Process View; Sout Africa; HIV AIDS;

    Abstract : Researchers have foreseen HIV/AIDS to be one of the biggest threats to the general business climate and profitability of companies in Africa. The virus thus affects individual workers, companies as well as the labor market as a whole. READ MORE

  3. 3. Schmallenberg virus among ruminants in the Gaza province, Mozambique

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Maria Rystedt; [2017]
    Keywords : Schmallenberg virus; Simbu serogroup; ruminants; arbovirus; seroprevalence; cross reactivity; PCR; Mozambique; idisslare; seroprevalens; korsreaktion;

    Abstract : Schmallenberg virus was discovered in North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany in 2011. The virus spread over most of Europe during the following years, including United Kingdom and the Nordic countries. Its origins are yet to be discovered. Schmallenberg virus belongs to the Simbu serogroup of the Bunyaviridae family, genus Orthobunyavirus. READ MORE

  4. 4. “If you don’t take off your clothes, we’re going to kill you” : Sexual electoral violence as a silent weapon in Burundi and implications for humanitarian action

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Miriam van Baalen; [2017]
    Keywords : Conflict; civil war; sexual and gender-based violence; electoral violence; sexual electoral violence; impunity; Burundi; Africa.;

    Abstract : Previous research on electoral violence has explored the variation in manifestation, perpetrators, victims and causes or motivations.  While explanations have prescribed to structural and electoral factors or the nature of politics, nature of elections and electoral institutions, the causes and motivations behind sexual electoral violence has been under-researched. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tied-Up Heads versus Marble Skin : Agatha Christie’s Portrayal of Middle Eastern and African Colonised

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Rebekka Weiss; [2017]
    Keywords : agatha christie; post-colonialism; murder in mesopotamia; a caribbean mystery; the man in the brown suit; appointment with death; colonised;

    Abstract : Agatha Christie set a number of her popular novels in British colonies in the Middle East, Africa and the Caribbean. While there is a lot of research about the portrayal of the colonised in the Middle East, there is only little to be found on those of Africa and the Caribbean. READ MORE