Essays about: "international task"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 133 essays containing the words international task.

  1. 16. Sensitivity analysis and calibration of multi energy balance land surface model parameters

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Kim Friberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Physical Geography; Land Surface Model; Multi Energy Balance; Sensitivity Analysis; Parameter Calibration; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Flows of energy between the atmosphere, the oceans and the land surfaces drive weather and climate on Earth. Increased understanding of these processes is crucial to successfully predict and address the challenges of climate change. READ MORE

  2. 17. The Sovereignty of Subjectivity : Pursuing a Philosophically Optimal Justification of Claims Affirming the Existence of Universal Human Rights

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Anders Reagan; [2017]
    Keywords : Human rights; interests theory; will theory; ideal-types; idea-analysis; traditions; problem of other minds; sovereignty of subjectivity;

    Abstract : The United Nation’s mandate to engineer international peacecraft is correlated with the promotion of universal human rights. Universal human rights are held to apply consistently to everyone everywhere without conceivable exception. There is some debate as to whether universal human rights possibly exist. READ MORE

  3. 18. A Culture-Centered Design Approach to Improve a User Interface for Migrants

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Aroshine Munasinghe; [2017]
    Keywords : Interaction Design; Cultured-Centered Design; Cultural Filter; Migrants;

    Abstract : A web application known as the Virtual Volunteer has been developed by IBM, the International Federation Red Cross and the Red Crescent Movement. The aim of this application is to extend support to migrants beyond the physical help they receive. The application is also a resource for volunteers who want to help migrants. READ MORE

  4. 19. INFLUENCING DEMOCRACY - The importance of contextual factors for UN peacekeeping missions in post-conflict states

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Annie Schaffrath; [2016-12-14]
    Keywords : peacekeeping; democracy; United Nations; post-conflict development; UNTAG;

    Abstract : Achieving peace and democracy is a declared goal for the United Nations (UN). It is adifficult task concerning the current increase of conflicts and international politicalchallenges. One of the UN’s tools to contribute to peace and democracy worldwide ispeacekeeping missions. READ MORE

  5. 20. Emission factors and its influence on CO2 calculation A case study of Volvo Group

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Natalie Goldschmidt; Josef Larsson; [2016-07-04]
    Keywords : Emission factor; road emission factor; carbon footprint calculation; challenges in measuring CO2; accuracy and uncertainty in CO2 calculation;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE