Essays about: "shelters"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 66 essays containing the word shelters.

  1. 1. Improvements of ground anchors for Better Shelter

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI); KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI)

    Author : Joel Olsson; Richard Härlin; [2020]
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    Abstract : This report is part of a bachelor’s degree project in solid mechanics at KTH, Stockholm. It is performed by two students on behalf of the social enterprise Better Shelter, which provides shelters for people displaced by war and natural disasters. READ MORE

  2. 2. Only the plaintiff’s story is not enough to make it true: A qualitative study of the Swedish judicial system’s assessments of rape cases

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Genusvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emelie Selldén; [2020]
    Keywords : Rape; violence against women; intersectionality; respectability; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This essay explores how trustworthiness is created, established, and constructed in regard to women subjected to sexual violence, analysing significant features which may be decisive in court’s assessment of rape. The construction of the plaintiff’s trustworthiness and its impact on the legal process will be analysed in ten Swedish court cases about rape and through interviews with four women working in different women’s shelters. READ MORE

  3. 3. Managing farm-centric risks in production at the flood-prone locations of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Arifullah Arifullah; [2020]
    Keywords : agriculture; risk attitude; management strategies; risk perception; Khyber Pakhtunkhwa;

    Abstract : The monsoon floods of 2010, 2011, and 2014 in Pakistan caused severe damage to crops, fisheries, forestry, livestock, and primary infrastructures, such as water channels, tube wells, houses, people, seed stocks, animal shelters, fertilizers and agricultural equipment/machinery. Floods are a major source of risk to agriculture in Pakistan and other countries in South Asia. READ MORE

  4. 4. Queer Central American Migrants Imagining Livable Lives : a study on how vulnerability of LGBTQ migrants is (re)produced during migration in Mexico and the role of religious shelters

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Isadora Bennet; [2020]
    Keywords : Migration; Mexico; LGBTQ; Queer; Livable Lives; Borders and Boundaries; Violence; Central America; Vulnerability; Human Mobility; Asylum;

    Abstract : The migration of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans- and queer (LGBTQ) people from Central America to or through Mexico has increased in recent years. People are leaving spaces of violence and exclusion related to their sexual and/or gender identity and search conditions for a livable life. READ MORE

  5. 5. Katters användning av burutrymme

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Lovisa Aune; [2019]
    Keywords : burhållning; katt; katthem; burutnyttjande; stress;

    Abstract : Katten är ett av de mest populära sällskapsdjuren i många länder världen över. Många katter lever idag i begränsade miljöer som strikta innekatter eller i bur, exempelvis på katthem, veterinärkliniker eller forskningsanläggningar. READ MORE