Essays about: "Peru"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 92 essays containing the word Peru.

  1. 1. Fibre quality and fertility in male alpacas in Cusco region, Peru

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Fanny Bengtsson; [2016]
    Keywords : alpaca; camelid; fibre quality; fertility;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to evaluate if there is any correlation between fibre quality and male mating behaviour (as a marker of fertility) in alpacas. The theory was that the more masculine males would have coarser fibres with a larger diameter because of higher testosterone levels. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improving waste management systems from households in Peru. : An economic, social and ecologic profitable investment.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för byggd miljö och energiteknik (BET)

    Author : Enrique Moran; [2016]
    Keywords : Waste management; Household; Landfill; Biogas; Energy production; Investment; Peru; Socio-economical situation; Treatment plants;

    Abstract : In the waste management system of Peru, there is a lot to fix, change and improve from households areas. In this report is presented why and how necessary is the construction of landfills to have an appropriate place to dispose the waste of the collection . READ MORE

  3. 3. Community-based conservation in Peruvian Amazon. Attempts to save the red uakari of Loreto

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Amanda Berglund; [2016]
    Keywords : Amazon Rainforest; Collective action; Loreto; Peru Sustainable Development; Uakari;

    Abstract : Abstract. In Peru, the population of a very rare monkey species called the red uakari (Cacajao calvus ucayalii) lives in the Amazon rainforest in an area called Loreto. The natural resources of Loreto have been exploited due to large anthropogenic pressure which has affected the biodiversity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Fishy Trade: A study on fishmeal production in Peru

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Viktoria Janovskis; [2016]
    Keywords : Free Trade Agreements; Peru; The Fishmeal Industry; Environmental Issues; Sustainable Development.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The aim of my study is to find out how Peru's recently signed free trade agreements have affected the volume of imports of fishmeal by the partner countries.... READ MORE

  5. 5. How care providers work with nursing on a rehabilitation center for children with disabilities in rural Peru : An observational study

    University essay from Röda Korsets Högskola

    Author : Sofia Ström; [2016]
    Keywords : disabled child; family centered care; rehabilitation nursing; rural areas;

    Abstract : Background: In Peru it is estimated that ten percent of the population suffers from a disability. Nursing in rehabilitation setting is when the nurse aims to maximize the quality of life for a patient suffering from disability or chronic disease. Aim: The aim is to describe nursing by care providers on a rehabilitation center in rural Peru. READ MORE