Essays about: "student involvement in decision making"

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  1. 1. Improving capacity planning in outsourced manufacturing through sales and operations planning: A case study at Axis Communications

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Lukas Andersson; Mikael Janslätt Axelsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Capacity planning; Strategic capacity planning; Manufacturing; Outsourcing; Sales and operations planning; S OP; Electronic manufacturing services; EMS; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This master’s thesis explores how capacity planning in outsourced manufacturing can be improved through sales and operations planning (S&OP). The master’s thesis was done in collaboration with Axis Communications AB, where the capacity planning and S&OP processes were analyzed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Enhancing community flood resilience in Lusaka's unplanned settlements: A case study of multi-stakeholder perspectives

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Lena Carlotta Grobusch; [2022]
    Keywords : Community flood resilience; multi-stakeholder perspective; unplanned settlements; Lusaka; pluvial flooding; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : In Lusaka, 70% of the residents live in unplanned settlements. Here, they are regularly exposed to flooding events which exacerbate existing development challenges and have adverse social and economic impacts. Climate change will likely increase the frequency, magnitude, and variability at which such flooding events occur. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Impact of a Supply Side Educational Program on Women’s Empowerment: Evidence from Indonesia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Karin Östling Svensson; [2021]
    Keywords : education; women’s empowerment; Indonesia; INPRES; intra-household decision making; difference-in-differences; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Education is considered a key component in the empowerment of women, and policy interventions such as investments in education can be effective in reducing gender- based inequality. To investigate the relationship between such a policy intervention and empowerment, this study investigates the impact of a large school construction program in Indonesia, where over 61,000 primary schools were constructed between 1973 and 1979. READ MORE

  4. 4. Strengthening Women’s Decision-Making Power: Examining Local Participation in Forest and Pasture Users’ Associations in Albania

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Victoria Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : Women’s Empowerment; Community Based Forestry; Participation; Decision-Making; Agency; Albania; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Efforts to empower Albanian women and strengthen their participation in decision-making in local Forest and Pasture Users’ Associations (FPUAs) have been undertaken by the Environmental Services Project, including implementing the Gender Action Plan. The phenomenon of women’s agency and participation in decision-making in this local setting is examined in this study by answering the following: (I) Who currently holds the majority of decision-making power in FPUAs and why? (II) What factors determine women’s participation and decision-making power in FPUAs? (III) How can women’s participation in and influence on decision-making in FPUAs be enhanced? The data was collected through semi-structured interviews with project implementers and an online survey with FPUA members. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring Localized Humanitarian Innovation: A combined scoping study and case study of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Jessica Eliasson; Maria Gustafsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Humanitarian Innovation; Localization; Localized Humanitarian Innovation; The Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.; Technology and Engineering; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Within recent years, the concept of Humanitarian Innovation (HI) has emerged and received growing attention within the humanitarian system as a critical means of adapting to growing complexities, uncertainties and resource scarcity. While perceived as a means of stimulating broader system changes and increasing effectiveness and efficiency of humanitarian assistance, current efforts of HI have met criticism for being too top-down driven, Northern biased and detached from local actors priorities and needs. READ MORE