Essays about: "boat people"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words boat people.

  1. 1. Rotation of man-made floating islands : Evaluation of different design approaches to allow rotational movement in anchoring of a sustainable island

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Mathias Petersson; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainability; rotation; complex anchoring; anchoring floating objects; man-made island;

    Abstract : Abstract   Background The sea levels have risen about 10 cm since 1993 and will continue to rise due to global warming along with the expected increase in population. The rise will decrease the available landmass for settlements and raw material production. READ MORE

  2. 2. State Jurisdiction in Search and Rescue Operations - The Extraterritorial Reach of the European Convention on Human Rights and S.S. and Others v. Italy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Nadja Airaksinen; [2020]
    Keywords : folkrätt; jurisdiction; human rights; search and rescue operations; interceptions; mänskliga rättigheter; migration; public international law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Every year thousands of refugees and migrants take on perilous journeys and cross the Mediterranean, hoping to reach safety and a better life in Europe. These so-called “boat people” often travel on overcrowded and unseaworthy dinghies and regrettably, many lives are lost each year. READ MORE

  3. 3. People on the same boat should help each other: A Feasibility Assessment for an Offshore Wind Accelerator (OWA) in China

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Xuan Xie; [2019]
    Keywords : Offshore Wind; Innovation; Collaboration; Feasibility Assessment; China’s Power Sector; SOEs; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Facing the challenges of climate change and energy depletion, the world needs to deploy more renewable energy to replace fossil fuels. As the largest energy consumer and carbon emitter, China’s sustainable energy transition is particularly important. READ MORE

  4. 4. Elevating the shoreline of Ekerö Centrum

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Nadine Hillebrant; [2019]
    Keywords : park ; pavilions ; insertion ; addition ; boat station ; marketplace ; sauna ; public ; elevating ;

    Abstract : What would happen if the outskirts and endings of our towns receive the same affection as their cores? This diploma project will tend to one of these forgotten sites. The shoreline of Ekerö Centrum - A site longing for identity, to become more than it is today. READ MORE

  5. 5. Boat Storage System

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Jin YiPing; Tao Long; [2017]
    Keywords : Boat Storage System; structural analysis; Programmable Logic Controller; PLC; Automatically; Efficient;

    Abstract : Nowadays, people have a boat of themselves become more and more popular. People use their boat for fishing trip and taking holiday. However, most of them do not want to take care of their boat by themselves. One of the reasons might be the place of a boat occupied. READ MORE