Essays about: "Decentralisation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 58 essays containing the word Decentralisation.

  1. 1. Replacing Trust: A study of blockchain applicability in maritime logistics

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Niklas Andersson; Johannes Leander; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Maritime; Logistics; Interfirm; Trust; Opportunism; Decentralise;

    Abstract : In situations entailing risk, trusting others can leave you vulnerable to opportunistic behaviour. This holds true in domains where organisations work in alliances and there is a need for interfirm trust. Blockchain technology aims to solve trust challenges by enabling transactional data sharing and decentralisation. READ MORE

  2. 2. DECENTRALISED MARINE MANAGEMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES Does decentralisation create a framework for successful sustainable marine management?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Amanda Örtegren; [2019-04-09]
    Keywords : Decentralisation; Marine Management; MPA; Sustainability; Philippines;

    Abstract : Decentralised management has become more popular during the last decades. Although, its effect in developing countries have been uneven and scientists argue that weak institutional capacity causes ineffective local authorities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Blockchain Technology in Disaster Risk Management: Transforming the Delivery of Emergency Relief

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Carolina Källner; [2019]
    Keywords : blockchain technology; cash-based transfers; emergency relief; humanitarian aid; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Persisting challenges such as corruption and a lack of coordination among humanitarian organisations continuously lead to almost a third of all development assistance not reaching those in need. As various attempts of solving this dilemma have not been successful, an innovative approach is required. READ MORE

  4. 4. Real Time Communication Platform : Using ARM Cortex M7 and MQTT

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Avdelningen för datavetenskap; Karlstads universitet/Avdelningen för datavetenskap

    Author : Karl Lindblom; Robert Kyrk; [2018]
    Keywords : real time operating system; MQTT; Embedded systems;

    Abstract : Microcontroller platforms are heavily used in embedded solutions adopted in nearly every industry covering a wide range of applications and use cases. In the paper and pulp industry the change prompted by the rising popularity of data decentralisation, big data analysis and machine learning, forces companies to upgrade or renew old platforms used to collect and analyse data. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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