Essays about: "Sri Lanka"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 147 essays containing the words Sri Lanka.

  1. 1. The place of meaningfulness: A study about how tourism affects the residents’ place attachment in Mirissa

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Helena Sjöberg; Caroline Påhlsson; [2019-10-23]
    Keywords : Place attachment; Tourism; Sustainable Development;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to contribute to a deeper understanding of the local residents’ perceptions of the tourism in Mirissa, Sri Lanka, and how their place attachment is affected by changes related to tourism. In order to fulfil the purpose, two research questions are answered. READ MORE

  2. 2. Is GSP+ a Plus? - A Mixed Method Review of Trade Preference Scheme GSP+

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hannes Berggren; [2019]
    Keywords : EU; Trade Preferences; GSP ; Gravity Equation; Sustainable Development; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The EU, being the largest trading partner for many developing countries, offers a General Scheme of Preferences (GSP) as a voluntary trade promoting scheme. Through GSP+, an extension of GSP, the EU offers additional market access conditional on commitment to sustainable development and good governance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Villain or scapegoat: New perspectives towards understanding the current management of the human-elephant conflict in Sri Lanka

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Annemarie Russ; [2019]
    Keywords : human-elephant conflict; social-ecological systems; species co-existence; wildlife conservation; sustainability science; Sri Lanka; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The conflict between humans and elephants (HEC) in Sri Lanka is severe. Due to habitat fragmentation and resource reduction elephants increasingly roam in areas with human settlements. These human-elephant interactions often lead to losses on both sides, which should be prevented. READ MORE

  4. 4. Repainting the Rainbow: A Postcolonial Analysis on the Politics of the LGBTQ Movement in Colombo, Sri Lanka

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Joshua Arteta; [2019]
    Keywords : LGBTQ; LGBTQ activism; Sri Lanka; social movement theory; grievances; collective identity; strategy; postcolonial theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : LGBTQ issues have been mainstreamed in media and academic literature, especially in countries of the Commonwealth of Nations, where homosexuality has been said to be criminalized through the commonly known “sodomy laws”. This has fueled an international social movement, led by Western human rights organizations, with cultural, political and economic goals seeking to advance LGBTQ rights globally. READ MORE

  5. 5. Impact of starter culture on curd manufacture –one of the most commonly consumedfermented milk products of Sri Lanka

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Cecilia Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : curd; buffalo milk; starter culture; lactic acid; Sri Lanka; pH; syneresis; sensory test;

    Abstract : Curd is a popular type of fermented milk product in Sri Lanka. In commercial curd manufactories, freeze-dried starter cultures are used, whereas small scale curd manufactories make curd in the traditional way using curd from previous days as a starter. Curd can be made from buffalo milk or cow’s milk, where buffalo milk is more common. READ MORE