Essays about: "Guarantee instrument"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words Guarantee instrument.

  1. 1. Mining, remediation, and financial guarantees : the Swedish implementation of the Extractive Waste Directive 2006/21

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Aleksi Maunumäki; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Modern society relies on metals and minerals produced by the mining industry. However, waste from extractive operations is one of the largest waste streams in the European Union. This waste can have serious impact on the environment and human health and safety in the long-term. Wastes from mining industries must therefore be properly managed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Can the Guarantee Instrument Fight Poverty? : A Minor Field Study in the Morogoro Region in Tanzania

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Linnéa Prytz; Ida Norman; [2019]
    Keywords : Guarantee instrument; Financial access; Productivity; Welfare; Tanzania; Agriculture;

    Abstract : The role of access to finance for economic development has received extensive attention recently, which has brought the issue to the top of the policy agenda. The growing attention has resulted in several public policy initiatives to encourage access to financial services, especially in low-income countries where credit constraints are severe. READ MORE

  3. 3. 2D Neutron Imaging with 10B-Based Multi-Blade Detector

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Kärnfysik

    Author : Tõnu Ilves; [2018]
    Keywords : thermal; neutron; imaging; 2D; Multi-Blade; detector; boron; boron-10; nuclear physics; multi wire proportional chamber; digitizer; ESS; European Spallation Source; surface study; reflectometry; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : In the field of thermal-neutron imaging, the Multi-Blade detector concept and design, being developed for the upcoming European Spallation Source in Lund, Sweden, is unique. The current report presents, for the first time, the neutron-imaging capabilities of a boron-10-based Multi-Blade thermal-neutron detector, measured at a reflectometry instrument at Rutherford Appleton Laboratory in Oxfordshire, England under high spallation neutron flux. READ MORE

  4. 4. Assessing the performance of Ecological Compensation in Sweden : A comparative case study of an emerging tool in different contexts

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Hanna Linnéa Kylin; [2017]
    Keywords : Ecological compensation; biodiversity offset; no net loss; mitigation hierarchy; social-ecology;

    Abstract : The concept of ecological compensation (EC) assumes that ecological values are substitutable across spatial units. EC is increasingly recognised in Sweden as a novel policy instrument for land-use planning, however, it suffers from inconsistency in application and outcome. READ MORE

  5. 5. Access to Justice in Environmental Matters in the EU Member States - A study of the case law from the European Court of Justice on access to national courts for non-governmental organizations and the costs of environmental proceedings

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Karin Hjalmarsson; [2014]
    Keywords : The Aarhus Convention; Environmental law; EU law; Law and Political science; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Förenta Nationernas Ekonomiska Kommission för Europas Konvention om tillgång till information, allmänhetens deltagande i beslutsprocesser och tillgång till rättslig prövning i miljöfrågor (Århuskonventionen) anses vara det essentiella rättsligt bindande instrumentet för skyddet av allmänhetens miljörelaterade rättigheter. Konventionen bygger på uppfattningen att processuella rättigheter i samband med miljöfrågor kan bidra till att skydda rätten för varje person, inklusive framtida generationer, att leva i en miljö som är förenlig med hälsa och välbefinnande. READ MORE