Essays about: "Ecuador"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 64 essays containing the word Ecuador.

  1. 1. Disability and the “art” of interpretation: Treaty interpretation methods followed by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights in the Gonzales Lluy et al. v. Ecuador case

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Adriana Caballero-Perez; [2019]
    Keywords : Treaty interpretation; Inter-American Court of Human Rights; disability; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This study is focused on the relationship between treaty interpretation methods and the protection granted to the plaintiffs by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights in its judgment of Gonzales Lluy et al. v. Ecuador. READ MORE

  2. 2. Adoption intention towards e-kronan - An exploratory mixed-methods study of the Swedish public

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Herman Ohlsson; Simone Färdow; [2019]
    Keywords : CBDC; e-kronan; Adoption intention; TPB; TAM;

    Abstract : Sweden is quickly heading towards becoming the first-ever cashless society. Partially fuelled by a payment market evolving at a staggering rate, along with shifted consumer trends towards newly introduced digital service suppliers Swish, iZettle and Klarna to name a few (Berg, 2017). READ MORE

  3. 3. Political tourism? : A critical social analysis on ecotourism and the indigenous struggle in the Ecuadorian Amazons

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Romanska och klassiska institutionen

    Author : Miriam Bette; [2019]
    Keywords : Indigenous; Ecotourism; Postcolonial debate; Ecuador; Amazons; Social structures; Cultural survival; Sustainable development;

    Abstract : Enabled by a Minor Field Study scholarship from SIDA, this thesis examines indigenous involvement in ecotourism in the Ecuadorian Amazons. Indigenous people are the most marginalized social group world-wide, and coincidingly often live in resource rich pristine land. READ MORE

  4. 4. Solar photovoltaic potential to complement hydropower in Ecuador : a GIS-based framework of analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Jose Jara Alvear; [2018]
    Keywords : photovoltaic; hydropower; complementarity; GIS; Ecuador; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : In Ecuador, more than 85% of electricity production relies on hydropower and consequently the supply of electricity relies on water availability. During the dry season (October-March) hydropower capacity could diminish up to one-third of its installed capacity or more under a severe drought causing a substantial augmentation of thermoelectric power output to offset the lack of hydropower to cover electricity demand, and consequently increasing the overall operational cost and emission of CO2 of the power system. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Tempering the Gambler's Nirvanna"  : A Review into to the issues and regulation of Third Party Funding in Investment Treaty Arbitration

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Ryan Smith; [2018]
    Keywords : Investment Treaty Arbitration Third Party Funding;

    Abstract : Third party funding (TPF) is a method of financing legal proceedings, in which a party not directly connected to the proceedings funds one of the disputing parties, usually in return for a percentage of the final monetary settlement. The interests behind TPF are that the funded party will have the resources to pursue their claim, while the funder will be able to profit from a percentage of the final settlement. READ MORE