Essays about: "Tanzania"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 399 essays containing the word Tanzania.

  1. 1. Forest Management Decentralisation in a REDD+ World : A Case Study of a REDD+ Pilot Project in the Kolo Hills Forests, Kondoa District, Tanzania

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi

    Author : Liesa Nieskens; [2018]
    Keywords : REDD ; Participatory Forest Management; Political Ecology; Access Qualifications; Carbon Offset;

    Abstract : Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradatin (REDD+) is a market-based approachto address tropical deforestation as a key driver of anthropogenic climate change. In Tanzania, participatory forest management (PFM) was used as a vehicle for the institutionalisation of REDD+and implementation of pilot initiatives. READ MORE

  2. 2. Unbiasing entomological kHz Scheimpflug LIDAR data

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

    Author : Alexandra Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : Entomological LIDAR; Insect detection; Wing-beat frequency; Unbiasing of analysis model; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Insects can be mapped using a method called Scheimpflug Lidar (LIght Detection And Ranging). Sending out light in the near infrared range and detecting the backscattered echo, it is possible to resolve flying organisms in range and time. Insect observations can be distinguished from the background signal through adaptive thresholding. READ MORE

  3. 3. A place for play in Ng’ambo : a design proposal with children in focus for a public space in an informal settlement of Zanzibar, Tanzania.

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Anna Eklund; [2018]
    Keywords : developing country; designing for play; children’s perspective; informal settlements in Zanzibar; Ng’ambo; Uwanja wa Farasi; Minor Field Studies;

    Abstract : Almost all the countries of the world have signed the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. The Convention is an international agreement that aims to give children the right to be heard and treated with respect, no matter where in the world the child is born. READ MORE

  4. 4. Are polygamous marriages to be considered a human rights violation or a human rights realization in the contexts of Sweden and Tanzania?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Christine Lothe Nordvik; [2017-06-28]
    Keywords : Polygamous marriages; Universalism; Cultural Relativism; Human Rights;

    Abstract : This two-case study “Are polygamous marriages to be considered a human rights violation or a human rights realization in the contexts of Sweden and Tanzania?” focuses on whether polygamous marriages can be considered a human rights violation in line with Universalism and the violation of women’s rights, or a human rights realization in line with Cultural Relativism and cultural and religious rights, in the contexts of Sweden and Tanzania. The research consists of two components. READ MORE

  5. 5. Corporate Social Entrepreneurship: Shaping Identities in Private-led Solar Technology Dissemination

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Lukasz Szychlinski; [2017-01-26]
    Keywords : Tanzania; sustainable technology; private-led development; participatory development;

    Abstract : UN's 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development sets the agenda for global development in the nearfuture and aims to end poverty through the involvement of the private sector in global developmentissues and the promotion of entrepreneurial practices and environmentally sound technologies.Tanzania is a country where the government encourages private-led distribution of public servicesto battle problems related to poverty. READ MORE