Essays about: "Long-term perspective"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 377 essays containing the words Long-term perspective.

  1. 1. Balancing use and conservation in marine spatial planning - Perspectives of sustainability and the ecosystem approach in a Swedish context

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Julia Sandberg; [2018-03-13]
    Keywords : marine spatial planning; the Ecosystem Approach; sustainable development;

    Abstract : The environmental concern and interest in marine resources are growing, which is reflected within marine policies in the European Union. In 2007 the Integrated Maritime Policy (IMP) was adopted, aiming at collecting and integrating marine policies in one framework. READ MORE

  2. 2. Decentralization: a double-edged sword? : A comparative case study on decentralization and its influence on ethnic conflict and secessionism

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Andrés Durante; [2018]
    Keywords : decentralization; ethnic conflict; secessionism; autonomy; power sharing;

    Abstract : This study evaluates the influence of decentralization on ethnic conflict and secessionism. There is little agreement in the existing literature, as several scholars argue for regional autonomy as an effective method of conflict resolution while other scholars argue that decentralization exacerbates ethnic conflict by reinforcing ethnic identities and promoting ethnic mobilization. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tillväxteffekter för tall 33 år efter konventionell gallring och gödsling

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : Gustav Nord; [2018]
    Keywords : gallring; gödsling; långsiktig; tillväxt; thinning; fertilization; long-term; growth;

    Abstract : Gallring och gödsling är i Sverige två vanliga och viktiga skogskötselåtgärder. Gallring är den arealsmässig vanligaste skogsbruksåtgärden. Skogsgödsling däremot har varierat i omfattning de senaste årtiondena och är idag inte särskilt omfattande. READ MORE

  4. 4. Road unevenness relation to road safety - a vehicle dynamics study

    University essay from KTH/Fordonsdynamik

    Author : Fredrik De la Gardie; [2018]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this Master thesis in Vehicle Engineering, is to study the road unevenness relation to road safety. The long term objective is to be able to prioritize which road section that is in the need of repair and maintenance prior to other road sections. READ MORE

  5. 5. Greens and beans in the city - Urban agriculture and food security in Jinja, Uganda

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Oskar Bäcklin; Lina Malmberg; [2017-10-03]
    Keywords : urban agriculture; food security; urban planning; urban space; Global South; Uganda; urban development; development geography;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns the problems with creating urban food security in a constantly urbanizingworld with focus on the role that urban agriculture may have in addressing this problem Thepurpose of this study is to investigate if urban agriculture is an important activity for creatingfood security in the city, using Jinja as an example. It also seeks to explore potentialopportunities and obstacles for agricultural activities within the city of Jinja. READ MORE