Essays about: "urban development in india"

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  1. 16. Are residents living in eco-districts environmentally conscious? A case study of environmental attitudes of residents living in the European Green Capital of Stockholm, Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Choi Kan Suen; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Urbanization; Climate Change; Population Growth; Eco-city; Environmental Attitude; Sustainable Urban Planning; Residents; Stockholm; Sweden; Hammarby Sjöstad; China; India; 可持续发展,城市化,气候变化,人口增长,生态城,环保态度,可持续城市规划,居民,斯德哥尔摩,瑞典,哈马比生态城,中国,印度; Hållbar Utveckling; Urbanisering; Klimatförändring; Befolkningstillväxt; Eko-stad; Miljöattityd; Hållbar Stadsplanering; Invånare; Stockholm; Sverige; Hammarby Sjöstad; Kina; Indien;

    Abstract : With rapid urbanization, climate change and population growth in the 21st century, the development of eco-cities, especially in those fast-growing populated countries such as China and India, is important to minimize human impact on the planet. Nevertheless,  despite that there is a very well-designed eco-city, if residents living in an eco-city are not environmentally conscious, the eco-city is sustainable only in its tangible part – technologies and infrastructure, but not in its intangible part – environmental attitudes and behavioral patterns of residents. READ MORE

  2. 17. Framing Environmental Migration - An Analysis of Indian Government Policies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Fabienne Stämpfli; [2017]
    Keywords : Environmental Change; Migration; Framing; Vulnerability; India; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Environmental change has the potential to displace people all over the world, particularly those with high exposure to change and low adaptive capacities. In this context, migration is a response to individual and collective vulnerabilities, and thus represents an adaption strategy. READ MORE

  3. 18. In the surge of healing- the case of Indus basin

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Rabail Gull; Rabail Gul; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Water being a vital resource and an inevitable ingredient for the existence and sustenance of life drew the attention of human settlements from the beginning. Nearly all human activities i.e. commerce, sanitation and transportation get influenced by water in one way or the other. READ MORE

  4. 19. Urban Solid Waste Management in Mumbai Current challenges and future solutions for Urban Development : Minor Field Study

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : Yuri Joelsson; Rebecca Lord; [2016]
    Keywords : Municipal Solid Waste Management MSWM ; Mumbai; Urban Planning; System Approach;

    Abstract : This study was conducted as a bachelor thesis at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm in the spring of 2016. The study was carried out as a Minor Field Study (MFS) funded by the Swedish public authority Sida - Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency. READ MORE

  5. 20. Shit and piss : An environmental history of the meaning and management of human excrement in densely populated areas and urban regions, with a focus on agriculture and public health issues

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Wenzel Steinig; [2016]
    Keywords : faeces; urine; excrement management; symbolics; culture of technology; end-of-pipe; sewerage; agriculture; recycling; public health; Fäkalien; Urin; Management von Ausscheidungen; Abwasser; Wiederverwertung; Landwirtschaft; öffentliche Gesundheit; fäkalier; urin; hantering av avföringar; teknologikultur; symbolik; avloppsvatten; återvinning; lantbruk; offentlig hälsa;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses individual and societal relations to human excrement by looking at historical and contemporary examples of symbolics and management systems of human shit and piss. It furthermore connects urban culture to a particular type of perception of the meaning of human waste. READ MORE