Essays about: "Resilience"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 998 essays containing the word Resilience.

  1. 1. Looking into the black box: The roles of development workers in enhancing climate resilience and gender equality for ethnic minority women through the EmPower project in Vietnam

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hong Hanh Nguyen; [2022-01-18]
    Keywords : feminist political ecology; development workers; climate change; gender equality; ethnic minorities; Vietnam;

    Abstract : The climate change-gender nexus has increasingly become the arena in which adaptation interventions take place. One such intervention is the EmPower program in the Asia-Pacific region by UN Women and UNEP. This research is a case study on how one program component on women’s renewable energy entrepreneurship is implemented in Vietnam. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mapping Resilience The role of agency and technological novelty in facing crises

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Marco Dal Monte; [2022]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The present thesis aims to describe the role of resilience in recovering from a systemic shock in peripheral regions. To do so literature review and a theoretical framework is assessed, for then taking into consideration an empirical case. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploring Dynamic Production Cost and Total Cost of Ownership to Support Purchasing Strategy

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

    Author : Maisha Mulk; Julia Sörensen; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The continued rise of EVs, as well as other industries seeking to electrify, will necessitate a capacity of LIB cells that are more than tripled by 2030. As LIB cell customers are demanding cheaper, and customized cells with high quality, requires LIB producers to lower their LIB production cost. READ MORE

  4. 4. The role of alternative food networks in times of crises : A case study about the effects of covid 19 on the REKO network in Sweden

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Nora Giertz; [2022]
    Keywords : food systems; sustainability transformation; social-ecological resilience; crisis-landscape; covid 19;

    Abstract : The food we consume and how it is produced constitutes a significant driver of environmental change, degrading the ecological base on which life depends. Moreover, the food system is highly globalized and geographically scattered, connected by global value chains. This creates potential vulnerabilities. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Role of Religion in Development Cooperation with Focus on Resilience Building

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Reem Al-Jebzi; [2022]
    Keywords : Resilience; spirituality; faith; religion in development; faith actors; spiritual capital; social capital; INGOs; development cooperation.;

    Abstract : The lack of consensus and consistency in defining and integrating the role of religion in development cooperation as well as in resilience building agendas undermines the Global Development Agenda and the effectiveness of interventions being implemented in the Global South. This research examines international development and aid organizations’ resilience frameworks and concepts, such as the ACT Church of Sweden, Oxfam, Lutheran World Relief, Islamic Relief Worldwide, and Baha’i International Community. READ MORE