Essays about: "Preparedness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 92 essays containing the word Preparedness.

  1. 1. Vietnamese nursing students' knowledge in Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and perceptions of training in CPR

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för folkhälso- och vårdvetenskap; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för folkhälso- och vårdvetenskap

    Author : Emelie Kihlberg; Nadine Rosenkvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Cardiopulmonary resuscitation;  cardiac arrest;  education; nursing students; Hjärt- och lungräddning; hjärtstopp; utbildning; sjuksköterskestudent;

    Abstract : Background Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) increases significantly the chance of survival in cases of a cardiac arrest. The ability to respond quickly and effectively to a cardiac arrest rests on nurses being competent, prepared and up-to-date. READ MORE

  2. 2. Forming a Supply Chain Strategy for a Startup

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Hanna Isacsson; Jakob Kittle; [2019]
    Keywords : Startup; Scaleup; Supply Chain Strategy; Born Global; High-tech; Manufacturing; Performance Measurements; Critical Success Factors; Scaling Startup; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : About 90% of all startups fail to become successful, and the most significant reason is due to premature scaling. Limited research has priorly been conducted in the borderland between startups and supply chain. Explicitly on how a startup should go about defining its supply chain objective and how to measure its performance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Resilience of urban systems in the face of natural hazards : To what extent do humanitarian organisations contribute to flood preparedness in Jakarta?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Sarah Stingl; [2018]
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    Abstract : Today, the humanitarian sector is faced with the interplay of several challenges: The world is increasingly becoming urbanized and cities are rapidly expanding into megacities and metacities. At the same time it is confronted with a heightened disaster risk that affects the urban realm in particular. READ MORE

  4. 4. Informing preparedness planning: Applications of community-based vulnerability and capacity data in the Philippines

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Stefanie Eleanor Di Domenico; [2018]
    Keywords : Disaster risk reduction; preparedness; preparedness planning; community-based disaster preparedness; vulnerability; capacity; Vulnerability and Capacity Assessments VCAs ; the Philippines; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Disasters are not natural, but rather a combination of a natural hazard and its impact on vulnerable people and resources. Therefore, when engaging in disaster risk reduction and coming to an understanding of disaster risk, existing conditions within society should be understood. READ MORE

  5. 5. Inclusion of Evidence-Based Approach to Humanitarian Needs Assessment in Flash Appeals

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Esa Kukkonen; [2018]
    Keywords : Evidence; evidence base; evidence-based approach; Flash Appeal; funding humanitarian crises; humanitarian needs assessment; sudden-onset emergencies; General Works;

    Abstract : According to the humanitarian principle of impartiality, decisions on what to fund in humanitarian crises should be based on a clear identification and prioritization of need. However, both the donors and responders have been reported to not act solely based on the needs. READ MORE