Essays about: "International Panel on Climate Change"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words International Panel on Climate Change.

  1. 1. The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve: Management challenges and priorities deriving from anthropogenic pressure and sea level rise

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Damiano Vesentini; [2019]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; environmental pressure; water quality; nutrient accumulation; rising sea level; climate change; value for conservation; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve is located in Northern Italy and has attained recognition by UNESCO in 2015 due to its unique natural and cultural value. The reserve covers an area of approximately 140 000 hectares, supporting a human population of 118 000, as well as a complex mosaic of ecosystems, which are found in this transitional waters landscape. READ MORE

  2. 2. Community-Based Social Marketing: an investigation of sustainable behavioral change strategies at the municipality level in Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Connor Allen; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; Carbon dioxide emissions; Household consumption; International Panel on Climate Change; Practices;

    Abstract : The new Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5 °C by the International Panel on Climate Change presents the drastic need to reduce greenhouse gas emissions for the security and sustainable development of human kind. READ MORE

  3. 3. Klimatprognos år 2040 : förändrade förutsättningar för svensk växtproduktion

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

    Author : Johan Persson; [2018]
    Keywords : klimatförändringar; självförsörjandegrad; global uppvärmning; friland; import; odlingsförutsättningar;

    Abstract : Syftet med den här litteraturstudien är att med bakgrund i Sveriges historiskt låga självförsörjandegrad som en del av den inhemska försvarsförmågan titta på vilka nya odlingsförutsättningar klimatförändringarna medför. Dessa odlingsförutsättningar har sedan parats ihop med information om odlingsförutsättningar för grödor vi idag inte odlar eller odlar mycket begränsat, inom landet för att ge en uppfattning om vilka grödor vi kan föra in i Sverige och när vi kan göra det. READ MORE

  4. 4. Climate responsive building design in warm and humid climates

    University essay from Lunds universitet

    Author : Christoffer Maljanovski; Ahmed Sharawe; [2018]
    Keywords : affordable housing; building designs; climate considerations; thermal comfort; developing countries; dar es salaam; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This study assess the climate consideration in building designs and aims to explore the extent of passive house performances in warm and humid climates. Previous studies have shown significant correlation between climate conscious building designs and meaningful improvements in indoor climate. READ MORE

  5. 5. Methodology for creating historical land use databases : a case study for ICOS-station Hyltemossa, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Adriana Bota; [2017]
    Keywords : Physical Geography and Ecosystem analysis; historical land-use databases; land-use; land cover; historical maps; geomatics; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis studies how modern spatio temporal databases of land use changes can be created based on historical maps. The entire study was conducted based on the available maps over the study area, in southern Sweden. READ MORE