Essays about: "Development."

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  1. 36. Civil society in the post-communist EU states : Is democratic backsliding affecting CSO presence, access, and funding  at the EU level?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Marcus Wåhlberg; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The EU enlargements in 2004 and 2007 welcomed post-communist states in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) as member states of the union. This influx of new CEE member states not only changed the power dynamics of the EU, but it also highlighted institutional contrasts between the old fifteen member states (EU-15) and those from the CEE region. READ MORE

  2. 37. The effect of Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and biostimulating algae extract on establishment, growth and development of Vitis vinifera : a field study conducted in Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Hanna Silwer; [2020]
    Keywords : Arbuscular mycorrhiza; biostimulator; crop physiology; mineral fertilizers; precision farming; Vitis vinifera;

    Abstract : About 23% of total global net anthropogenic emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) come from agricultural and forestry related activities. One of the largest contributors of GHG is the usage of nitrogen (N) and phosphorous (P) fertilizers, causing eutrophication and contributing to global warming. READ MORE


    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad; Högskolan i Halmstad

    Keywords : Ergonomics; Product Development; Design; QFD; Sitting comfort and safety; Backrest; Seat Height; Anthroprometry; Catia; Customer needs; Eurovema AB; Sitrite; Lumbar Support; Arm width; Arm Height; Slotted lock; Sliding Lock; Ratchet and Pawl; Telescopic Locking Mechanism;

    Abstract : Work chair is considered as an important element for the users to improve comfort in work environment. An ergonomic chair design and engineering is therefore considered very important for its usability and comfort view of point for the users. The aim of the thesis is to improve the mobility and ergonomics of the existing chair in all aspects. READ MORE

  4. 39. Location decisions regarding forest plantations in Brazil : Which aspects are important to actors in the Brazilian tree industry?

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Katarina Nilsson Lannerstedt; [2020]
    Keywords : Eucalyptus; sustainable development; land use; decision-making; policy; legislation; independent forest certification; economic sustainability; environmental sustainability; social sustainability;

    Abstract : Brazilian productive forest plantations and sustainability is a continuous subject of debate, since such forest plantations constitute an increasing proportion of the Brazilian forest cover, and because of documented instances where some establishments have resulted in negative impacts on local ecosystems and communities. Meanwhile, balancing economic, environmental and social sustainability is becoming an important concern in industrial decision-making given the increasing importance of the global sustainability goals. READ MORE

  5. 40. Scaling down flagship projects : Exploring the reverberations of large-scale projects in Stockholm

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Eleni- Konstantina Vlachaki- Stamatopoulou; [2020]
    Keywords : flagship; development project; visions; urban transformations; unintended consequences; indirect displacement; Stockholm;

    Abstract : Drawing from the ever-evolving processes that reproduce and re-define our everyday life in our living environment, this study explores the reverberations of flagship projects in the wider urban landscape. The power structures that formulate spatial production are discussed. READ MORE