Essays about: "Sri Lanka"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 146 essays containing the words Sri Lanka.

  1. 1. Considering future precipitation in delineation locations for water storage systems - Case study Sri Lanka

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Kanchana Bandaranayake; [2021]
    Keywords : Geography; Geographical Information Systems; Physical Geography; Locating new water resources; Water scarcity; Consideration of climatic changes; Future precipitation; Pairwise comparison; Sri Lanka; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Demand for the usable water is accumulating globally in parallel with the population growth and the industrial revolution. Nevertheless, availability and accessibility of the usable water is progressively subsiding due to many environmental and socio-economic reasons. READ MORE

  2. 2. “What Is the 'Problem' Represented to Be?” - A thematic discourse analysis of six reports on the human rights abuses and lived effects of LGBTQIAP+ persons in Sri Lanka

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Clara Nishani Holm; [2021]
    Keywords : LGBTQIAP ; Sri Lanka; WPR; NGO reports; discourse; gender; sexual orientation; human rights; penal code; representation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : NGOs are influential actors in world politics and development efforts. During the last decade increasing numbers of NGOs, international and national, have been reporting on the violations of the human rights of LGBTQIAP+ persons and the challenges these people face in their lives. READ MORE

  3. 3. Spilling the tea on tea : historia, odlingsförhållanden och skötselåtgärder

    University essay from SLU/Department of Plant Breeding (from 130101)

    Author : Jessica Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : camellia sinensis; teodling; frilandsodling; perenn; växtförädling; skiffing; ; Kina; Indien; Sri Lanka;

    Abstract : Te har druckits i flera tusen år och är idag en av världens populäraste drycker. Det här arbetet är en litteraturstudie med syfte att ge en inblick i teodlingens historia och utbredning, de viktigaste geografiska och klimatiska faktorerna för teodling, vanligt förekommande odlingsåtgärder och skördemetoder. READ MORE

  4. 4. Professional’s Perceptions on Coping Strategies Amongst Sexually Abused Girls in Kandy, Sri Lanka

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för socialt arbete och kriminologi

    Author : Rachel Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sri Lanka; Coping Strategies; Avoidant Dissociative Coping; Positive Approach Coping Sexual Abuse; Trauma;

    Abstract : Child sexual abuse is an ongoing societal problem, causing severe trauma to vulnerable individuals and evoking all manner of coping strategies in managing the aftermath of their experiences.  Whilst extensive research has directed attention onto sexual abuse and the coping strategies that result from such trauma, very few studies have concentrated on the professional perceptions when supporting sexually abused girls using coping strategies to combat their trauma. READ MORE

  5. 5. When a natural disaster occurs during a conflict – Catalyst or obstacle for peace? : A comparative case study of the insurgency in Aceh, Indonesia and the Sri Lankan civil war in relation to the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Joanne van der Vlist; [2020]
    Keywords : Indian Ocean tsunami 2004; Aceh; Indonesia; Free Aceh Movement; Gerakan Aceh Merdeka GAM ; Sri Lanka; Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam LTTE ; Tamil Tigers; civil war; peace; rational choice theory RCT ;

    Abstract : Superficial information of the civil wars in Aceh, Indonesia and Sri Lanka creates the idea that both conflicts were in similar situations when they were hit by the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004. It thus seems surprising that in the wake of the tsunami, the Free Aceh Movement and the Government of Indonesia signed a peace agreement, while the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam and the Government of Sri Lanka returned to war. READ MORE