Essays about: "Harvesting rainwater"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 essays containing the words Harvesting rainwater.

  1. 1. Rainwater harvesting and households' time allocation in Mexico City

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Pietro Galardi; [2020]
    Keywords : Household Economics; Welfare; Development; Social Innovation;

    Abstract : Disparities in access to water are an undeniably important driver of inequality, across and within countries. One of the burdens of limited water access is the time that households spend fetching water. In this paper, I investigate the potential time saving impact of rain water harvesters (RWHs) in sub-urban Mexico City by following three steps. READ MORE

  2. 2. Impact of Stormwater reuse (Rainwater Harvesting) in areas with combined sewer network

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Roaa Hamid; [2019]
    Keywords : Rainwater harvesting; rooftop runoff; Combined Sewer Runoff- CSO; Toilet Flushing; Garden Irrigation;

    Abstract : Due to the combined effect of intense rainfall events together with the expected impact of climate change, this will put pressure on the existing and future infrastructure for storm water management. One of the challenges related to this is the combined sewer system which is still operating in large areas of many cities worldwide. READ MORE

  3. 3. Rohingya Refugee and Humanitarian Crisis: Synergies within Bangladesh Government and Humanitarian community (Case study: WASH for Rohingya Refugees)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : MD Mostafizur Rahman; [2019]
    Keywords : Key words: Rohingya Refugee; Humanitarian Crisis; WASH; Synergies; Humanitarian Community.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Humanitarian Crisis is an alarming problem throughout the world. Bangladesh also is undergoing Rohingya refugee crisis with grave severity and challenges. Over 1 million Rohingya people have been settled over the top of hills, living without inadequate WASH facilities. READ MORE

  4. 4. How Rainwater Can Transform Cities : An Evaluation of Success Factors for Urban Rainwater Harvesting Projects in Europe

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Linnéa Pauls; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate Change Adaptation; Multifunctional Systems; Rainwater Harvesting; Urban Sustainability Transitions;

    Abstract : Changing weather patterns challenge societies globally and at multiple levels related to amongst others health, the environment, disaster management and mitigation. There is a need for greater flexibility and resilience, which in turn can be enabled through a transition towards increased sustainability in governance and infrastructure. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rainwater harvesting: An assessment of the future potential in Sweden.

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Anton Jensen Wennberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Rainwater harvesting; Stormwater management; Water supply; Sustainability.;

    Abstract : The thesis address the field of stormwater management. With a changing climate, the field of stormwater management much like many other fields will need to incorporate sustainable development if overall sustainability is to be reached. READ MORE