Essays about: "Policies"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 2889 essays containing the word Policies.

  1. 11. The Impact of COVID-19 on Child Protection Policy in Humanitarian Action : Case study; South Sudan internally displaced people in camps settlement.

    University essay from

    Author : Charlotte Wara; [2021]
    Keywords : COVID-19 measures; Child Protection Policy; Participatory Communication; Community Engagement; IDPs in Camp Settlements; and South Sudan.;

    Abstract : The principle of child protection and the efforts to protect children from abuse and neglect in pre-modern societies have different notions. According to De Mause, the past was a barbaric place for children and the history of childhood is a nightmare (De Mause, 1995, p. 1). READ MORE

  2. 12. An Individual-based Simulation Approach for Generating a Synthetic Stroke Population

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DVMT)

    Author : Abdulrahman Alassadi; [2021]
    Keywords : Agent-based simulation; microsimulation; modeling; synthetic population; Design Science; Repast Simphony; stroke.;

    Abstract : The time to treatment plays a major factor in recovery for stroke patients, and simulation techniques can be valuable tools for testing healthcare policies and improving the situation for stroke patients. However, simulation requires individual-level data about stroke patients which cannot be acquired due to patient’s privacy rules. READ MORE

  3. 13. The aid allocation dilemma : How to balance recipient vulnerability and recipient capacity?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Agnes Holm; [2021]
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    Abstract : How bilateral aid donors allocate their adaptation aid is of importance since the most vulnerable to climate change often lack the capacities necessary to combat climate change impacts alone. However, from a donor perspective, the lack of institutional capacity implies that the allocated resources might be managed less effectively compared to in a context with ’good governance’. READ MORE

  4. 14. Exploring metropolitan governance in the Öresund Region

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Roger Barres; [2021]
    Keywords : metropolitan area; city-region; metropolitan governance; urban politics; cross-border metropolitan region; democratic governance; Öresund region;

    Abstract : For the first time in history, more people in the world live in urban areas than in rural areas. Almost half of this world urban population now live in metropolitan areas, which are becoming central spaces of world economic and social activity, and where major global challenges happen and should be tackled. READ MORE

  5. 15. Towards Circular Economy : Technoeconomic assessment of second-life EV batteries for energy storage applications in public buildings

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Maria Gris Trillo; [2021]
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    Abstract : With the accelerated tendency of renewable energy penetration in the electricity grid, energy storage becomes a crucial asset for matching generation and demand. The growth of energy storage systems requires adequate new policies and regulatory frameworks. READ MORE