Essays about: "village"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 460 essays containing the word village.

  1. 1. Peace in the peaks? Changes in water and land distribution in Colombia’s southern highlands during the Post-Peace Agreement phase

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Laura Betancur Alarcón; [2019]
    Keywords : Colombia; highlands; peace agreement; armed conflict; water; political ecology; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Governance of environmental resources plays a key role in enhancing or hindering progress towards peace in post-conflict societies. Two years after the signing of the Peace Agreement between the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and the government of Colombia, new dynamics on natural resource and land-use are leading to environmental harm in some regions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Conquering the Global Village of Artificial Intelligence- it’s not always cheap and cheerful : A qualitative study on how Artificial Intelligence companies internationalise to the BRIC countries

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Sofie Bengtsson; Sofia Rockmyr; [2019]
    Keywords : Artificial Intelligence; Internationalisation; Emerging Markets; BRIC;

    Abstract : Companies within Artificial Intelligence are receiving increased international attention in many industries and the technology is affecting the everyday life of many people, with or without their knowledge. Simultaneous to this development, the BRIC countries have gained a spot in the global sitting room due to their rapid growth and industrialisation, which in its turn has made way for vast business opportunities. READ MORE

  3. 3. A hard nut to crack : a gender analysis of a community and a value chain in Indonesia

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

    Author : Rebecka Wikström; [2019]
    Keywords : gender; value chain; feminist theory; empowerment; candlenut;

    Abstract : In this master’s thesis, I have investigated gender dynamics within a village called Batudulang on the Island of Sumbawa in Indonesia. It is qualitative research, based on observations, focus groups and semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  4. 4. The war is over, yet the bombs remain: A minor field study exploring how unexploded ordnance affect rural livelihoods in Houamoung district, Laos.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Mathilda Englund; [2019]
    Keywords : Unexploded ordnance; UXO; Laos; Sustainable Livelihood Framework; rural livelihoods; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : During the Secret War in Laos, 1964-1973, the United States dropped approximately 2 million tons of bombs in Laos. However, 30% of the employed bombs failed to detonate. It is estimated that 78 million unexploded ordance (UXO) still contaminate the land of Laos. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Flowing” Village

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Wenying Ma; [2019]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : A lovely village, which located a little bit far from the city, but still has a convenient and good connection to the city center. There are no high-rises, and the form of life returns to the previously slow pace life which is full of human kindness. READ MORE