Essays about: "Climate change adaptation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 382 essays containing the words Climate change adaptation.

  1. 1. Looking into the black box: The roles of development workers in enhancing climate resilience and gender equality for ethnic minority women through the EmPower project in Vietnam

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hong Hanh Nguyen; [2022-01-18]
    Keywords : feminist political ecology; development workers; climate change; gender equality; ethnic minorities; Vietnam;

    Abstract : The climate change-gender nexus has increasingly become the arena in which adaptation interventions take place. One such intervention is the EmPower program in the Asia-Pacific region by UN Women and UNEP. This research is a case study on how one program component on women’s renewable energy entrepreneurship is implemented in Vietnam. READ MORE

  2. 2. Strategic Planning for Climate Adaptation - a case study of Åre municipality

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Kajsa Kronkvist; [2022]
    Keywords : Climate change adaptation; municipal planning processes; landslide risk management; mountain tourist destinations; Social Sciences; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Åre municipality, a well-known skiing resort in Sweden, has been classified as a primary risk area for landslides, due to a combination of global warming and increased pressure from expansion. The purpose of this study is to explore options to strengthen climate adaptation planning and reduce vulnerability in Åre. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design of high performance buildings : Vulnerability of buildings to climate change from an energy perspective

    University essay from KTH/Hållbara byggnader

    Author : Robin Gobert; [2022]
    Keywords : Climate Change; High Performance Buildings; Dynamic Thermal Simulations; Thermal Regulation; Environmental Regulation; Cooling Needs; Heating Needs; Representative Data; Big Data; Clustering;

    Abstract : The challenge of climate change is twofold: to mitigate (prevent) the causes of climate change and to prepare (adapt) to the inevitable effects and consequences. Building and construction are key sectors for decarbonisation (mitigation). READ MORE

  4. 4. The impact Level of Democracy holds on Climate Change Adaptation : A global study of the relationship between different levels of democracy and country adaptation action

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ida Leonardson; [2022]
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  5. 5. Kyrkogårdar och deras träd på Gotland : i ett föränderligt klimat med fokus på torka och trädsjukdomar

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

    Author : Linda Jacobsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Kyrkogårdsträd; framtidsklimat; klimatförändringar; naturtyp; miljöstressorer; abiotisk stressfaktor; biotisk stressfaktor; torkstress; patogener; skadedjur;

    Abstract : De pågående klimatförändringarna förväntas att bli mer allvarliga och frekventa, vilket kommer att öka riskerna för träddödlighet runt om i världen. Gotlands framtidsklimat kommer sannolikt att bli torrare och varmare. Dessa förändringar kan i sin tur påverka kyrkogårdsträden. READ MORE