Essays about: "CLES"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 essays containing the word CLES.

  1. 1. Hosting Tour De France Under Covid-19: Bargain Or Burden For New Stage Cities?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för geografi

    Author : Cyril Herzet; [2021]
    Keywords : Tour De France; Sport Tourism; Cycling Events; Media Exposure; Place Reputation; Place Commodification; Community Development.; Tour De France; Tourisme Sportif; Courses Cyclistes; Exposition Médiatique; Réputation des Lieux; Marchandisation des Lieux; Développement des Communautés.;

    Abstract : The Tour De France (TDF) is the third largest sporting event in the world and the biggest cycling race in terms of popularity and prestige. The event generates global media exposure and attracts millions of short- and long-term visitors each year, thus, TDF is extremely appealing for communities in search of profits. READ MORE

  2. 2. People for green infrastructure : Exploring participatory initiatives in Paris

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Alberica Domitilla Bozzi; [2020]
    Keywords : green infrastructure; nature; citizens; Paris; participatory processes; trame verte et bleue; nature; citoyens; Paris; processus participatifs; grön infrastruktur; natur; medborgare; Paris; deltagande processer;

    Abstract : Since the early 2000s, the city of Paris has launched several greening initiatives with the scope of, among many, strengthening its green infrastructure (henceforth, GI). With the support of the municipality, citizens actively participate in this transformation, for instance by reactivating and managing former wasteland sites, making the streets blossom, covering walls and roofs with plants and creating new micro-ecosystems. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Implementation of Integrated Water Resources Management on a Local Level in Burkina Faso

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ebba Holmström; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This study seeks to investigate how Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) has been implemented on a local level in Burkina Faso, by focusing on 1) how the local context has been considered in the top-down implementation, and 2) what role formal and informal institutions play in the Local Water Committees (CLEs). Burkina Faso is facing issues of water scarcity, and in times of climate change management of water resources has become a topic of great concern. READ MORE

  4. 4. Common language effect size : A valuable step towards a more comprehensible presentation of statistical information?

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Johan Lindh; [2019]
    Keywords : Common language effect size; CLES; effect size estimate; effect size;

    Abstract : To help address the knowledge gap between science and practice this study explores the possible positive benefits of using a more pedagogical effect size estimate when presenting statistical relationships. Traditional presentation has shown limitations with major downsides being that scientific findings are misinterpreted or misunderstood even by professionals. READ MORE

  5. 5. Framework for Wireless Acquisition of Surface EMG and Real-Time Control

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Katrin Ammendrup; [2018]
    Keywords : EMG; Wireless Acquisition; Signal Processing; Real-Time Control;

    Abstract : Muscle driven devices are controlled or powered with muscle activation. These devices open up the possibility of offering patients with limited muscle function to automatically control assistive devices - for instance exoskeletons - with input from their own muscles. READ MORE