Essays about: "låginkomstländer"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the word låginkomstländer.


    University essay from Jönköping University/HHJ, Avd. för omvårdnad; Jönköping University/HHJ, Avd. för omvårdnad

    Author : Lilibert Kaheru; Christine Nakimera; [2021]
    Keywords : Hand hygiene; knowledge; low-income countries; nurse; resources.; Handhygien; kunskap; låginkomstländer; resurser; sjuksköterska.;

    Abstract : SUMMARY Background: The practice of hand hygiene by nurses is important in preventing and decreasing hospital-associated infections. There are guidelines from WHO available about correct hand hygiene and it is not clear if nurses in low-income countries follow these guidelines. READ MORE

  2. 2. Needs and requirements for the development and application of safe and cost-efficientmedical technology in low resource settings

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Linda Maria Nummisalo; [2020]
    Keywords : Bangladesh; Medical Devices; Health Care;

    Abstract : Growing populations and especially the growing proportion of elderly in the developing countries in South Asia pose an increasingly higher pressure on the health care systems in these countries. For example, in Bangladesh, a part of the pressure is currently eased by the unofficial health care workers called village doctors but with the cost of wrong diagnoses and unnecessary medications leading to excess use of e. READ MORE

  3. 3. Agricultural waste and wood waste for pyrolysis and biochar : An assessment for Rwanda​

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Jenny Eliasson; Viktor Carlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Biochar; Pyrolysis; Biochar feedstock characteristics; Agricultural waste; Composition crop residues; Wood waste; Agricultural production Rwanda; Ultimate analysis; Structural composition; Heating Value; RPR; Biokol; Pyrolysis; Råmaterialegenskaper biokol; Jordbruksavfall​; Sammansättning jordbruksavfall; Träavfall; Jordbruksproduktion Rwanda; Värmevärde;

    Abstract : A high priority in order to combat climate change is disposal of waste. In low-income countries, a large portion of biomass residues generated in the forestry, agricultural and industrial sectors could be usable, instead of being seen as waste. For instance, it could be converted into biochar, which is proven to have many environmental benefits. READ MORE

  4. 4. Examining the concept of computer hubs as an approach to increase technological inclusion in rural areas in low-income countries : A Field Study in Linga Linga, Mozambique

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Ludvig Frykholm; Jacob Toresson; [2020]
    Keywords : Computer hubs; Internet cafés; Technological inclusion; Rural areas; Internet; Digitalization; Field Study; Mozambique; Technology Acceptance Model;

    Abstract : This project examines the concept of computer hubs as a tool to increase technological inclusion in rural areas in lowincome countries. The viability of computer hubs as a concept was evaluated by looking at three factors among people living in such areas: acceptance of computers, the financial viability of computer hubs, and actual ease of use of computers. READ MORE

  5. 5. The role of banking sector performance for renewable energy consumption : a panel study for 124 countries between the years 1998 -2012

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Elin Näsström; [2019]
    Keywords : bank sector; banking performance; CO2 emissions; energy investments; energy security; financial development; renewable energy; renewable energy consumption; panel data; income groups;

    Abstract : Renewable energy has in recent years become an important component of world energy consumption since it holds the characteristics of decreasing carbon oxide emissions while at the same time being able to meet the future increase in energy demand. To secure future universal access to modern energy, large investments in renewable energy technology are required. READ MORE