Essays about: "unesco"

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

  1. 1. The Role of Arts in Nordic Society: Health and Lifestyle

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad

    Author : Soledad Zamora; [2019]
    Keywords : Arts; Education; Lifestyle; Society; Sustainable development; Welfare;

    Abstract : The role of arts in both formal and non-formal education has been scientifically demonstrated to create positive outcomes in people to deal with all kinds of social problems in daily life. At present, there are international public and private institutions that support this view, such as the International Arts Education Week, celebrated for the first time by UNESCO on 21-27 May 2012 when not only artists participated, but also educators, researchers, NGO actors, and international associations. READ MORE

  2. 2. The use of video to communicate water, sanitation and hygiene in Haiti: A comparison between SAWBO, GHMP and UNESCO’s cholera prevention initiatives

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Pau Abad Tent; [2019]
    Keywords : Health communication; WASH; Cholera; Haiti; Communication for Development; video; cartoon; multimedia;

    Abstract : Health communication campaigns in developing countries can take many different forms and make use of a wide range of communication tools. One of these tools are multimedia resources such as videos. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is Sustainability Marketing alive? A critical exploration of Marketing courses in Swedish higher education institutions: The case of Uppsala University

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Shavarsh Gevorgyan; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Sustainability Marketing; Sustainable Marketing; Education for Sustainable Development;

    Abstract : In a world that is changing rapidly due to the social and environmental consequences of the unsustainable economic growth, societal and economic transformations from unsustainable visions and practices are inevitable. While there is a need to develop alternative approaches to production and consumption, changing these systems is not feasible without changing the mainstream marketing ideas and its practices where the main incentive is “how to sell more”. READ MORE

  4. 4. Fictional Film and Social Change: A study of two Nigerian narratives

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Patricia Whitehorne; [2019]
    Keywords : Fiction; Film; Edutainment; Girl-child; Fistula; Development; Health; Nigeria; Marriage;

    Abstract : Nearly 50 years ago a UNESCO paper expounded the value of film as a development tool, alongside other forms of media. Factual films were useful platforms to provide information and instruction particularly in the fields of agriculture and health, and thereby act as a stimulus for practical innovation. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve: Management challenges and priorities deriving from anthropogenic pressure and sea level rise

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Damiano Vesentini; [2019]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; environmental pressure; water quality; nutrient accumulation; rising sea level; climate change; value for conservation; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve is located in Northern Italy and has attained recognition by UNESCO in 2015 due to its unique natural and cultural value. The reserve covers an area of approximately 140 000 hectares, supporting a human population of 118 000, as well as a complex mosaic of ecosystems, which are found in this transitional waters landscape. READ MORE