Essays about: "rural participation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 225 essays containing the words rural participation.

  1. 1. EmpowermentofEthiopianwomenandtheachievementoftheUNMillennium DevelopmentGoals(MDGs)EmpowermentofEthiopianwomenandtheachievementoftheUNMillennium DevelopmentGoals(MDGs)

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Epheson Tilahun; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Empowerment; tradition; Millennium Development goals MDGs ; women; development.;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate the connection between rural Ethiopian women empowerment and the development progress process that Ethiopiais achieving contemporarily.It also studied whether the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set by the UN are enough to address the needs and improve the status of women and young girls in Ethiopia. READ MORE

  2. 2. ‘What the Monkey ate before, and what he is eating now’ : a small-scale case study of local climate change adaptation in rural Nepal

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

    Author : Gerrit Jan Hofert; [2020]
    Keywords : community-based adaptation; local adaptation plans of action; climate change adaptation; climate vulnerability; participation;

    Abstract : Community-based adaptation (CBA), a decentralized bottom-up climate planning approach, has become increasingly important in the corresponding literature and in practice. CBA is a significant part of the debate of how to create and provide sustainable and adaptive solutions to the negative effects of climate change. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigating the state of rural water supply in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil - a regional study on the implementation of United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 6.1: safe and affordable drinking water for all

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Joel Häggqvist; Andreas Larsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Drinking water; Sustainable development goal 6; Rural water supply; Water safety; Rio Grande do Sul; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Access to clean drinking water is a human right and a necessity for life, yet many rely on precarious water sources across the world. The United Nations outlines a great aspiration in Agenda 2030 - that safe and affordable drinking water should be available for all by 2030. READ MORE

  4. 4. The dependence on staying updated : a social practice approach to consumption of personal electronics

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

    Author : Malin Axelsson; [2020]
    Keywords : practice theory; electronics; consumption;

    Abstract : The Swedes are consuming personal electronics like never before, despite knowledge of environmental and social issues that comes with production, use and waste management of these products. The aim of this study is therefore to develop a deeper understanding of the practice of consuming electronics and its sustainability aspects. READ MORE

  5. 5. ”Jag brinner ju för byn” : lanthandlares roll i dagens landsbygdssamhälle samt vilken syn de har på de vanligaste stöden

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

    Author : Maria Asplund; [2020]
    Keywords : lanthandlare; livsmedelsbutik; landsbygd; kommersiell service; governance;

    Abstract : I denna uppsats undersöks lanthandlares uppfattningar och förutsättningar för att kunna bedriva en lanthandel i gles- eller landsbygd. Genom kvalitativa intervjuer och observationer med sex stycken butiksföreståndare eller butiksbiträden, från Dalarna, Kronoberg samt Hallands län, har information inhämtats för att kunna svara på upp-satsens frågeställningar. READ MORE