Essays about: "Unguja"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the word Unguja.

  1. 1. Effectiveness of mass drug administration for reducing seasonal malaria transmission towards its elimination in hotspot areas in Zanzibar

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för medicinsk biokemi och mikrobiologi

    Author : Hassina Abdullahi Hashi; [2017]
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    Abstract : Background: Following the increase of international funding for implementation of the combined effective malaria control strategies for prevention, diagnosis and treatment in the past decades, a significant reduction with 30% of malaria attributed morbidity and mortality has been achieved. At present, declining transmission intensities, in areas of successful malaria control, have resulted in a relative increase of asymptomatic low parasite density infections that fall below the detection level of rapid diagnostic tests and microscopy. READ MORE

  2. 2. A place to embrace : a design proposal for Mkamasini, a public space in Old Ng’ambo, Zanzibar

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Jenny Fält; Louise Rådberg; [2016]
    Keywords : public space; informal settlements in Zanzibar; open space; urban space; Mkamasini design proposal; Minor Field Study;

    Abstract : For the first time in history more than half of the world’s population lives in towns or cities. Developing countries are facing the highest urban growth without having capacity to provide shelter for urban dwellers. As a result, large-scaled areas with informal settlements have emerged. READ MORE

  3. 3. Losses in the Electric Grid on Pemba, Tanzania

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik; KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Lovisa Gelotte; Olle Wahlquist; [2015]
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    Abstract : Reliable energy is fundamental for a region’s capacity for sustainable development. The island Pemba, which together with Unguja forms Zanzibar, is a semi-autonomous part of Tanzania. The electric power supply on the island is unreliable and blackouts are frequently occurring. READ MORE

  4. 4. Women's access to safe water - In times of change and uncertainty - A case study from Mangapwani in Zanzibar, Tanzania

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet. Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Britta Olsson; Jeanette Karlsson; [2013-04-17]
    Keywords : women; water; management; access to water; human right to water; Zanzibar;

    Abstract : The main concern of this thesis is to find out how the potable and safe water situation in one village in Zanzibar affects the lives of the women and how the women experience the situation. The focus is on what kinds of constraints there are on a local and administrative level that may affect women’s access to water. READ MORE

  5. 5. Preventing maternal mortality : - Nurses’ and midwives’ experiences from Tanzanian maternal health care services.

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Avdelningen för omvårdnadHälsouniversitetet

    Author : Maria Nyberg White; [2013]
    Keywords : Maternal mortality; Tanzania; maternal health services; prevention; health education.; Mödradödlighet; Tanzania; mödrahälsovård; prevention; hälsoupplysning;

    Abstract : Background: Half a million women died during pregnancy or childbirth in 2005. Bleeding, infections, high blood pressure, obstructed labor, unsafe abortions, malaria and HIV/Aids were the main causes. Tanzania is a highly affected country with 460 maternal deaths per 100 000 live births. READ MORE