Essays about: "Brazil"

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  1. 1. Risk Management for MNEs in Latin America. A case study of Scania

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Johanna Lindqvist; Moa Ståhlberg; [2022-02-16]
    Keywords : Risk management; macro environmental uncertainties; Latin America; Argentina; Brazil; MNE; Scania;

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  2. 2. Women, Protest and Democracy:Analysing the Role of Women in Nonviolent Resistance Movements and Democratisation

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

    Author : Maud Kuijpers; [2022]
    Keywords : Nonviolent resistance; women’s participation; democratisation; egalitarian democracy;

    Abstract : This study aims to shed light on the gendered dynamics of nonviolent resistance and democratisation. Illuminating the role that women can play in the democratisation processes can help underline the importance of women's empowerment. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sweet and Salty: Colonial and Modern Corporate Commodity Exploitation in Northeastern Brazil

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Flavia Copia Sperandio; [2022]
    Keywords : modern corporation; sugar cane monoculture; coloniality; rock salt mines; extractivism; Brazil; decolonial theory; business human rights.; History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : This thesis is a historical comparative analysis of the social and environmental impacts of past colonial exploitation and the modern corporate extraction and exploitation of natural resources and commodities. The thesis examines these issues through the case studies of sugar monoculture in the Northeast region of colonial Brazil (16th and 17th Century) and the sinking of Maceió (also in Northeastern Brazil) due to the corporate exploitation of rock salt mines (1976-2019). READ MORE

  4. 4. “ESTAMOS ESQUECIDOS”A case study for capabilities in the perspective of small-scale vegetable producers in Southeastern Brazil

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Bruno de Paula; [2022]
    Keywords : Small-scale producers; rural poverty; wellbeing; collective action; peasantry; quality of life; capabilities; food security; food production; family farmers; São Paulo; Brazil;

    Abstract : Global food supply chains have drastically changed over the last decades. Whereas some international firms embedded in the international markets are on the cutting edge of food production processes and technology, small-scale producers do not always experience the same opportunity in accessing such global value chains. READ MORE

  5. 5. Deep Learning-Based Risk Prediction of Atrial Fibrillation Using the 12-lead ECG

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Theogene Habineza; [2022]
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    Abstract : Atrial fibrillation is one of the most common cardiac arrhythmias that affects millions of people each year worldwide. As studies have shown, there exists a close link between atrial fibrillation (AF) and increased risk of cardiovascular diseases such as stroke and heartfailure. READ MORE