Essays about: "public facilities in india"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words public facilities in india.

  1. 1. Feasibility Analysis of the use of Hybrid Solar PV-Wind Power Systems for Grid Integrated Minigrids in India

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Cristina Mata Yandiola; [2017]
    Keywords : mini-grids; sustainable energy; decentralized energy; hybrid systems; photovoltaic; wind power; grid integration of renewables;

    Abstract : Reliable electricity supply remains a major problem in rural India nowadays. Renewable off-grid solutions have been applied in the last decades to increase power supply reliability but often failed to be feasible due to their high energy costs compared to the national grid. READ MORE

  2. 2. preliminary study of a Water, Hygiene and Ecological Sanitation project in a rural village in Bihar state of India.

    University essay from KTH/Mark- och vattenteknik

    Author : Abhilash Salimath; [2014]
    Keywords : Sanitation; Open Defecation; CompostEra; MHM; Ecosan; PAR;

    Abstract : There are 2.6 billion people who have no access to "improved sanitation" all over the world, of which 814 million people live in India. As a result of this, people resort to open defecation and this causes serious damage to the people‟s health and also pollutes the surrounding environment. READ MORE

  3. 3. Gendered spaces : a socio-spatial study in the informal settlement Dharavi in Mumbai

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för planering och mediedesign

    Author : Helena Ohlsson; [2013]
    Keywords : Slum; informal settlements; urban planning; use of space; gender; urban form; hierarchy of spaces; gender-sensitive urban design; India; Dharavi.;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the relation between built form and sociocultural relationships with Dharavi in Mumbai as a case. The study explores gender segregation and the relation between use of space and urban form and in what way the built structure and its functions influence the everyday life. READ MORE

  4. 4. Choosing between public and private healthcare: A case study of outpatient care in rural India

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Charlotte Staf; Saana Azzam; [2012]
    Keywords : healthcare; healthcare-seeking-behavior; public healthcare; private healthcare; rural India;

    Abstract : The investment in building a public healthcare infrastructure to offer free-of-charge services to the poor has not paid off as citizens from rural India have chosen to seek treatment at more expensive private facilities even when that meant taking a debt. Out-of-pocket healthcare expenses forms a significant portion of the annual income of the rural poor in India pushing them further in the throes of poverty. READ MORE

  5. 5. Medborgardeltagande vid slumuppgradering : en jämförande studie mellan projekt i Medellín och Pune

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

    Author : Amanda Larsson; [2012]
    Keywords : Medborgardeltagande; Medellín; Pune; Slumuppgradering;

    Abstract : Den här uppsatsen syftar till att redogöra för hur problematiken kring världens slumområden kan hanteras. Uppsatsens fokus ligger på hur medborgardeltagande används i slumuppgraderingssammanhang. READ MORE