Essays about: "bottom up"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 367 essays containing the words bottom up.

  1. 1. Importance of fish community structure, nutrients and browning for shallow lake ecosystem dynamics : A modelling perspective

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Ylva Karlberg; [2019]
    Keywords : biological modelling; bowning; food webs; trophic interactions; top-down and bottom-up control; nutrients; light; shallow lake; biologisk modellering; brunifiering; födovävar; trofiska interaktioner; näring; ljus; grund sjö;

    Abstract : In a changing climate, it is increasingly important to be able to model environmental effects on food webs, and to do that, one must have appropriate dynamic models. I present a shallow lake ecosystem model where producers, grazers, carnivores, piscivores, and detritivores are coupled through resource (light, nutrients and detritus) fluxes between the benthic and pelagic habitats and through carnivore life history events (ontogenetic habitat and diet shifts). READ MORE

  2. 2. Let it grow! How Malmö municipality can help urban agriculture support the transition to a sustainable city.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Micaela Jennifer Cosgrove; Kamya Sati; [2019]
    Keywords : urban agriculture; governance; urban sustainability; longevity; funding; sustainability science; Malmö; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : En ökande migration till städer har lett till erkännandet av behovet av att konceptualisera urbana hållbarhetsstrategier. Dessa strategier utvecklas kontextuellt enligt stadens behov. Malmö stad är känd för att fastställa ambitiösa hållbara utvecklingsmål och strategier. READ MORE

  3. 3. Urban Redevelopment in Shenzhen, China : Neoliberal Urbanism, Gentrification, and Everyday Life in Baishizhou Urban Village

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Johan Backholm; [2019]
    Keywords : Urban Redevelopment; Neoliberal Urbanism; Gentrification; Urban Village; China;

    Abstract : Urban redevelopment is increasingly used as a policy tool for economic growth by local governments in Chinese cities, which is taking place amid rapid urbanization and in an expanding globalized economy. Along with the spatial transformation, urban redevelopment often entails socioeconomic change in the form of processes of gentrification, which is propelled by the dominance of neoliberal market-oriented policy and practice in the country. READ MORE

  4. 4. Street-Level Bureaucrats in Homa Bay County, Kenya – A bottom-up implementation analysis of the policies on malaria and gender inequalities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Vindar Fritzell; [2019]
    Keywords : Community health volunteers; Street-level bureaucrats; Kenya; Policy implementation; Gender; Malaria in Pregnancy; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The fight against malaria in Kenya is tightly connected to gender inequalities. The traditional gender roles in some households create exposure patterns that affect the most vulnerable groups: pregnant women and children. READ MORE

  5. 5. Design Concept for Thule Strollers- Improving the user experience in the dark

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Torun Nachtweij; [2019]
    Keywords : User experience; Lights for strollers; Safety; Aesthetics; Behavioral design; Thule; Concept development.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : For most people getting a stroller is an obvious thing to do when having a baby. It’s mainly used for transportation of the baby but has other functions as well. For example, it is used as a storage, serves as a shopping bag for groceries and makes a perfect bed for a baby nap. READ MORE