Essays about: "environment and India"

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  1. 1. Women’s experiences of giving birth in healthcare facilities in India - a systematic literature review

    University essay from

    Author : Júlía Dögg Haraldsdóttir; Åsa Tröseid; [2022-01-27]
    Keywords : childbirth; India; experience; healthcare facilities;

    Abstract : Background: Although nearly 80 % of pregnant women in India give birth in healthcare facilities in India, the maternal mortality rate remains unacceptably high. A positive and safe birth experience is very important for pregnant women and an important factor for choosing to give birth in healthcare facilities. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Impact of the COVID-19 Lockdown on the Urban Air Quality: A Machine Learning Approach.

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för information och teknik

    Author : Srinivas Bobba; [2021]
    Keywords : Covid-19; air pollutants; Lockdown; AVOVA; Permutation Test; Machine Learning; feature importance.;

    Abstract : ‘‘SARS-CoV-2’’ which is responsible for the current pandemic of COVID-19 disease was first reported from Wuhan, China, on 31 December 2019. Since then, to prevent its propagation around the world, a set of rapid and strict countermeasures have been taken. READ MORE

  3. 3. Criminal Politicians and Deforestation: Causal Evidence from India

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Edvin Johannesson; Sandra Ågren; [2021]
    Keywords : Criminal Politicians; Deforestation; India; Regression Discontinuity;

    Abstract : This paper examines linkages between the criminalization of politics and deforestation on the local level in India, with the ambition of contributing to the emerging corruption-environment nexus in development research. We combine satellite data on forest cover with state assembly election outcomes and criminal records of candidates into a panel of Indian constituencies spanning from 2004 to 2014. READ MORE

  4. 4. Trans-Boundary water conflict: a case study of South Indian River

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Prajwal Rajkumar; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Water has long-standing history in terms of delivering adequate security to human well-being and the environment, however, a significant attention towards numerous waters related threats have been growing since the recent past years due to the increasing water crisis. Hence, a growing interest towards water security has become an essential concern to humankind as it critically supports health, economic transformation, political stability as well as environmental sustainability. READ MORE

  5. 5. Negative Attitude Towards AI and Its Relationship with the Cultural Dimension of Power Distance

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Sumanth Pinnaka; [2020]
    Keywords : power distance; Negative attitude towards AI; Hofstede’s cultural dimensions;

    Abstract : Earlier studies have focused on the relationship between negative attitudes towards AI and collective culture of the country (country of origin). These differences may be because of sizeable differences in the power distance index (PDI) on the population level between different countries. READ MORE