Essays about: "India and environment"

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  1. 1. Home is where the Earth is : exploring the adoption of vernacular architecture in urban housing in India

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Neha Satheesan; [2017]
    Keywords : sustainable transition; social practice; urban housing; sustainability science; vernacular architecture; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : India has yet to build 70% of the buildings that will exist in 2030. The housing industry in India has been growing rapidly in an effort to keep up with increasing urbanization, population growth and aspirational consumption. READ MORE

  2. 2. Girls' equal participation in education. Period. : A field study on how Indian schoolgirls perceive menstruation stigmas to affect their access to education

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hedvig Schylander; [2017]
    Keywords : Menstruation; periods; development; education; stigma; menstruation stigma; Hedvig Schylander; Development studies; agency; India; Kalaburagi; Karnataka; Gulbarga; Menstruation; mens; mensstigma; stigma; utvecklingsstudier; utbildning; Hedvig Schylander;

    Abstract : Menstruation stigmas and a lack of facilities to manage periods have been identified as possible hinders for girls’ equal access to education all over of the world. This paper focuses on investigating how menstruation stigmas generate obstacles for girls’ equal access to, and participation in, education. READ MORE

  3. 3. Scrum in Global Software Development : An Ethnographic Case Study of Scrum's Mitigation Effects on Global Software Development Challenges

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Daniel Embretsen; Labib Hyder; [2017]
    Keywords : Global Software Development; Scrum; GSD; Distributed Teams;

    Abstract : The increasing technological advancement and globalization has seen a rise in offshoring of IT-development, also known as Global Software Development (GSD). One of the most common countries for offshoring has been India with its increasingly competent population. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design and optimization of the energy supply for the Global Interactive Village Environment : Techno-economic feasibility of an off grid solution for electrification in India

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Fasta tillståndets fysik

    Author : Marco Frigeni; [2017]
    Keywords : Renewable energies; hybrid energy systems; rural electrification; India;

    Abstract : In a energy scenario moving fast towards the deployment of renewable energy technologies and the need of reducing CO2 emissions, hybrid energy systems for rural electrification are a feasible alternative solution to the utilization of conventional Diesel generators. The project focuses on the design and optimization of an off-grid hybrid energy system for a village of around 250 inhabitants in Gujarat, India. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bringing electricity to rural India

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Ilario D'Amato; [2017]
    Keywords : communication; Communication for Development; Development; India; NGOs; charity;

    Abstract : In today’s Development environment, characterised by a scarcity of resources for projects and interventions, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) must fiercely compete for funds. This has led NGOs to adhere to the donor’s narrative, language and Neoliberal values – with storytelling assuming a prominent position – potentially creating stereotyping issues in their communication outputs – while also facing the contrasting forces of market, state and communities. READ MORE