Essays about: "clean"

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  1. 1. The political ecology of carbon: Commodification, colonialism and debt in carbon offsetting under the Clean Development Mechanism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sara Ullström; [2017]
    Keywords : power; carbon offsetting; CDM; carbon forestry; Political ecology; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The Kyoto Protocol’s Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is a market-based attempt to mitigate global greenhouse gas emissions. At the same time, the mechanism is said to contribute to sustainable development in the Global South. READ MORE

  2. 2. THE OIL WAR IN NIGER DELTA, NIGERIA. An Analysis over the Niger Delta Conflict and the Country’s Media Presentation of the Conflict

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sophia Wennerbeck; [2016-11-09]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The Niger Delta in Nigeria has suffered from more than 7000 oil spills since 1970. Niger Delta communities have lost their basic human needs, health, access to food and clean water and the ability to work. The Niger Delta is today one of the “most fragile ecosystems and the most endangered delta in the world”. READ MORE

  3. 3. Trade-offs of ETFs - An Examination of Clean and Dirty Exchange Traded Funds in the Energy Sector

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Mattias Hasselsjö; Shaicoan Tang; [2016-06-27]
    Keywords : performance evaluation; exchange traded funds; sustainable investment; responsible investment;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate if there is a difference in performance between clean and dirty exchange traded funds (ETFs) during the examination period January 2011¬–March 2016. Dirty ETFs are defined as ETFs that allocate in non-environmentally friendly industries such as oil or coal industries. READ MORE

  4. 4. Predicting software vulnerabilities using topic modeling

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Saimonas Sileikis; [2016-06-27]
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    Abstract : A vulnerability database for a large C++ program wasused to mark source code files responsible for the vulnerabilityeither as clean or vulnerable. The whole source code was usedwith latent Dirchlet allocation (LDA) to extract hidden topics fromit. READ MORE

  5. 5. Intercultural obstacles and resistance in decision-making processes about water and sanitation solutions : experiences of NGOs dealing with sanitation solutions

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Sophie Müller; [2016]
    Keywords : water and sanitation; environmental communication; deliberative democracy; intercultural communication; solutions; change;

    Abstract : Since clean water and sanitation is one of the UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030 and the water and sanitation crisis still needs improvement and more attention, this thesis will deal with non-governmental organizations (NGOs) providing different solutions for improvement of the crisis, especially in the developing countries. The aim with this research is to investigate what obstacles and resistance the organizations face when they interact with the citizens, how the decisions of agreeing on a solution are made and what participatory methods are used in those countries where the NGOs are providing their alternatives. READ MORE