Essays about: "The Red Cross"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 95 essays containing the words The Red Cross.

  1. 1. Building a Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy (FCS) instrument followed bytesting the boundaries of FRET-FCS

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI); KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI)

    Author : Isabell Weinberg-Krakowski; Evelina Stenseth; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Understanding biological systems oftentimes requires mapping the behaviors of biomolecules on small scales such as single proteins or nucleic acids. Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy (FCS) is a group of particularly noninvasive and sensitive fluorescence-­based techniques that can be used for this purpose. READ MORE

  2. 2. Efficient Recycling Of Non-Ferrous Materials Using Cross-Modal Knowledge Distillation

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Datorseende

    Author : Sebastian Brundin; Adam Gräns; [2021]
    Keywords : Recycling; Ferrous; Non-Ferrous; Knowledge Distillation; Hallucinogenic; Hyperspectral; HSI ;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the possibility of utilizing data from multiple modalities to enable an automated recycling system to separate ferrous from non-ferrous debris. The two methods sensor fusion and hallucinogenic sensor fusion were implemented in a four-step approach of deep CNNs. READ MORE

  3. 3. The International Committee of the Red Cross: A Century of Consistency : A Care Study of Visual Identity on Facebook

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Katharine Sarah Lloyd-Thomas; [2021]
    Keywords : Social Media; ICRC; Comdev;

    Abstract : The International Committee of the Red Cross and Crescent Moon (ICRC) is a leading global humanitarian organization. Despite an exemplary operational record, the ICRC has an imperfect communication history: slow to respond; painfully neutral; and unwilling change. ICRC history, diplomatic and humanitarian communication has been well researched. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gender and the 'Tyranny of Urgency' : A qualitative study of gender mainstreaming practices in the field of disaster risk reduction

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lina Hellman; [2021]
    Keywords : disaster risk reduction; gender mainstreaming; disaster; gender;

    Abstract : Gender inequality greatly affects the vulnerability of women in many areas of societal development. Gender mainstreaming is used as a strategy to include a gender perspective in policy and practice to decrease vulnerability. In regular development there is a discrepancy between policy and practice, but especially so in contexts of disaster. READ MORE

  5. 5. Implementation of coping and adaptive measures by non-governmental organisations during drought : A case-study of the international federation of the red cross and crescent societies in Sub-Saharan Africa

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Oskar Karlsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Coping; Adaptive; IFRC; International federation of the red cross; Namibia; Malawi; Vulnerability;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on cases of drought since it is one of the most common and disastrous natural hazards that we experience on earth. Non-governmental organisations have traditionally offered humanitarian aid directed to response and relief measures. READ MORE