Essays about: "example of local study in thesis"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 159 essays containing the words example of local study in thesis.

  1. 21. Hong Kong in Transition : The Hong Kong identity and value change in relation to the pro-democracy protests of 2003-2020

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jessika Larsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Hong Kong; Identity; Localism; Democracy; Protests; Social movement; China;

    Abstract : The importance of protecting democracy and free speech in the world has never been moreparamount than in a time like now, when pro-democracy and independence movements areon the rise and democracy is declining. The aim of this thesis is to investigate the potentialstrengthening of the local identity in Hong Kong in relation to the 21st centurypro-democratic protests and the postmaterialist generation. READ MORE

  2. 22. Lokala engagemang och samverkan med offentlig planering : om en landsbygd i förändring

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Ida Karestrand; [2021]
    Keywords : lokala engagemang; samverkan; offentlig planering; landsbygdsutveckling; urban norm; local involvement; public planning; rural development;

    Abstract : I Sverige präglar den urbana normen samhällsplaneringen och gör att landsbygden hamnar i periferin. Det kan vara problematiskt när landsbygden utvecklas utan ramar, men gör också att lokala engagemang får en möjlighet att ta plats och bli en viktig del av ett samhälle. READ MORE

  3. 23. Between national commitments and local actions: the role of regions in climate change mitigation governance : A French case-study

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Franck Mathevet; [2021]
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    Abstract : The institutional landscape of French regions has evolved in the past decade, both in terms of regional divisions and of competencies carried out by the regional authorities. Especially, the regions have experienced a reinforcement of their role in the planning and implementation of climate change mitigation policies, interacting with all the actors of the French territorial organization, from the State to the local actors. READ MORE

  4. 24. Stormwater Adaptive Resilience and the Assessment of Rotterdam’s Urban Water System

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Yi Xiong; [2021]
    Keywords : resilience; urban water system; stormwater; urban flood;

    Abstract : As the global climate gets warmer, local extreme weather becomes more frequent, and it becomes more and more difficult to accurately predict the occurrence of extreme rainfall. At the same time, the threat and destructiveness of stormwater weather to urban water systems and cities are also increasing due to the continuous advancement of urbanization, the continuous gathering of urban population and the increasingly obvious urban heat island effect. READ MORE

  5. 25. The Children of ‘Crimean Spring’ and the Right to Education under Belligerent Occupation

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

    Author : Anastasiia Vorobiova; [2021]
    Keywords : militarization; Crimea; occupation; rights of the child; education; indoctrination; Yunarmia; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Education is one of the key components in developing identity, personality and a sense of belonging in the time of peace. But when weaponized by the states as a tool of indoctrination, education becomes a highly effective instrument of war, contrary to the relevant rules prescribed by the international humanitarian and international human rights law. READ MORE