Essays about: "vulnerable environments"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 45 essays containing the words vulnerable environments.

  1. 1. Connecting to nature in pre-school : a study of place experiences in a low-social economic area related to children´s development

    University essay from SLU/Department of People and Society

    Author : Amanda Guimarães Gabriel; [2021]
    Keywords : childhood place relations; sense of place in childhood; sense of place in childhood; children s development; outdoor place relations; nature and children s development; learning; low-social economic environments; vulnerable environments; narrative map;

    Abstract : Outdoor environments and nature could positively support pre-school children living in lowsocial economic urban environments. By valuing the role of lived experiences, this research explores how outdoor places and nature could support and counteract the widespread inequities that affect these children. READ MORE

  2. 2. When darkness falls: Women's safety in refugee camps : A systematic literature review on the role of energy solutions for women

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Utveckling och internationellt samarbete; Södertörns högskola/Utveckling och internationellt samarbete

    Author : Andrea Thorgren; Mona Ghasemi Niavarani; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable Energy Solutions; Sexual-Gender-Based Violence; Refugee camp; Women; Safety; Humanitarian; Development;

    Abstract : Since the end of the 1990s, the number of forcibly displaced people has increased from 33 million to 80 million at the end of 2019. The living conditions within the refugee camps have progressed beyond emergency assistance, with the main objective being to provide short-term protection in refugee camps designed for short-term stays. READ MORE

  3. 3. How can socioducts contribute to urban social sustainability? A case study of the two eco/socioducts in Hammarby Sjöstad

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Lisa Ekberg; [2020-08-29]
    Keywords : Socioducts; urban social sustainability; social cohesion; sense of place; accessibility; physical barriers;

    Abstract : Since traditional methods of bridging physical barriers, such as roads and railways, have not fully solved the problem of creating safe and attractive environments, new solutions have emerged. Socioducts aims to bridge barriers, provide safe and inviting environments for pedestrians and cyclists, create social cohesion and connectivity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tillståndet för skogar med bombmurkla, Sarcosoma globosum, i Uppsala län

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Mycology and Plant Pathology

    Author : Josefine Kyhlström Blomqvist; [2020]
    Keywords : bombmurkla; Sarcosoma globosum; fridlyst art; inventering; skogstillstånd; skyddad skog; granbarkborre; Uppsala län;

    Abstract : Bombmurklan, Sarcosoma globosum, är en skålsvamp som normalt växer under vårvintern i barrmatta samt i mossvegetation i äldre granskogar på väldränerad mark. I södra och mellersta Sverige förekommer arten ofta i blockig terräng på moränmark eller i sluttningar. READ MORE

  5. 5. Political Resocialization : Immigrants from Authoritarianism and Adaptation to Democratic Political Life

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Pontus Blomkvist; [2020]
    Keywords : Political Socialization; Post Formative Years; Immigrants; Authoritarianism.;

    Abstract : To what extent do immigrants who spent their formative years under authoritarianism adapt to the socio-political environment of their new democratic host country? The purpose of this thesis is to illuminate the political socialization of immigrants and provide governments with information for evidence-based policy regarding the assimilation of these immigrants. This is achieved by statistical analysis, measuring the effects of exposure to host country and age on political interest, political participation and political values. READ MORE