Essays about: "community resilience"

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  1. 1. ‘What the Monkey ate before, and what he is eating now’ : a small-scale case study of local climate change adaptation in rural Nepal

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

    Author : Gerrit Jan Hofert; [2020]
    Keywords : community-based adaptation; local adaptation plans of action; climate change adaptation; climate vulnerability; participation;

    Abstract : Community-based adaptation (CBA), a decentralized bottom-up climate planning approach, has become increasingly important in the corresponding literature and in practice. CBA is a significant part of the debate of how to create and provide sustainable and adaptive solutions to the negative effects of climate change. READ MORE

  2. 2. Generating socio-emotional learning in children and adolescents living in vulnerable conditions: : Perceptions of practices

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för socialt arbete (SA)

    Author : Carolina Camacho Ortiz; [2020]
    Keywords : Socio-emotional Learning; Vulnerable childhood and adolescence; Mental Health; Program Implementation; Resilience; Protective factors; Facilitators Education; Psychosocial Education.; Aprendizaje socioemocional; Niñez y adolescencia vulnerable; Salud mental; Implementación de programas; Resiliencia; Factores protectores; Educación de facilitadores; Educación psicosocial.;

    Abstract : Many children and adolescents that live under vulnerable social conditions in Latin America and Colombia do not have access to quality programmes that focus on psychosocial education based on socio-emotional learning. Research evidence on practices used by programme facilitators is still underdeveloped in the region. READ MORE

  3. 3. Migration as an individual resilience strategy : A contextualized understanding of adult resilience dynamics in relation to migration

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Stephanie Bedin; [2020]
    Keywords : Resilience; migration;

    Abstract : Migration is one of the most current political issues of our time, and due to the large-scale mobility of people, impacts of migration are of great interest. Suitably the second decade of the twenty-first century has seen an increased stray of literature combining migration and individual resilience in research. READ MORE

  4. 4. School-based disaster preparedness: a route to societal resilience? The case study of Ljungby municipality, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Andra Covaciu; [2020]
    Keywords : disaster risk management DRM ; school-based disaster preparedness SBDP ; climate change adaptation CCA ; societal resilience; students-aimed SBDP; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Children are valuable resources when it comes to disaster preparedness and they should no longer be seen as vulnerable. Since they spend about five days a week in school for almost the whole year, it is natural to consider preparing them for hazards while there. READ MORE

  5. 5. The perspectives and experiences of Somali immigrants to Sweden in relation to integration

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

    Author : Muktar Muhumed Ismael; [2020]
    Keywords : Somali immigrants; integration; employment; education; social bonds; social bridges; social links; language; immigration;

    Abstract : It is to be recalled that sucesfull social integration between the immigrants and the host community could have a positive impact on improving the development and resilience of society. It contributes to the advancement of sustainable development by creating better socio-economic interconnectedness, mutual trust & cultural tolerance. READ MORE