Essays about: "water education"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 130 essays containing the words water education.

  1. 1. Skolgårdsgestaltningen påverkar användningen : gröna kvaliteter stärker ungdomars rätt till lek och vila

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

    Author : Rut Lindeberg; [2021]
    Keywords : landskapsarkitektur; ungdomar; skolgårdsgestaltning; barnkonventionen; gröna kvaliteter;

    Abstract : Kring ungdomars skolgårdar finns en osäkerhet, målgruppen räknas som barn samtidigt som de närmar sig vuxen ålder. FNs Barnkonvention blev 2020 svensk lag vilket ger ungdomar rätt till lek och vila, under pauser från skolarbetet. Skollagen ger dock inget uttalat stöd för en skolgård utan fokuserar på målstyrda kunskapskrav. READ MORE

  2. 2. The impact of rainwater harvesting and fertilizer micro-dosing on farm and household sustainability in rural Tanzania

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Diana Lucia Escobar Jaramillo; [2021]
    Keywords : difference-in-difference; East Africa; food security; innovations; propensity score matching; sustainability indicators; Tanzania; Technology adoption;

    Abstract : Food insecurity and poverty are of major concern for farmers in Tanzania, and the technologies rainwater harvesting coupled with fertilizer micro-dosing promise to aid in easing these burdens, particularly in a water-limited context. In this study, I performed an ex-post assessment of the impact of these two innovations in the sustainability of households and farms, in two contrasting regions of Tanzania semi-arid Dodoma and semi-humid Morogoro, to see if they would be relevant to promote in the country. READ MORE

  3. 3. Capitalism, Animal's Eyes, and the Environment : An essay about the environmental effects of industrial capitalism in Indra Sinha’s Animal’s People

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Viktor Lindström; [2021]
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    Abstract : This essay explores the correlation between industrial capitalism and environmental damage in Indra Sinha’s Animal’s People. The thesis argues that the grave pollution of land, water, and people in the novel stems from capitalistic exploitation of biophysical resources. READ MORE

  4. 4. Fleråriga växter för snittblomsodling : perenner på friland i Sverige

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Amanda Strandh; [2021]
    Keywords : vasliv; blomningstid; blommar; livslängd; konkurrens; mikroklimat; härdighet; läge; skörd; odla; vaselife; bloom; blooms; lifespan; competition; microclimate; hardiness; site; harvest; grow;

    Abstract : Runt om i Sverige idag dyker många nya snittblomsodlare upp och erbjuder närodlade snittblommor. En snittblomsförening har startats 2020 där medlemmarna kan dela erfarenheter och har som krav att undvika kemiska bekämpningsmedel och konstgödsel samt odla på ett hantverksmässigt sätt. READ MORE

  5. 5. Blended natures. Integrating city  with nature, landscapes and water. Case of Igelbäcken Kulturreservat.

    University essay from KTH/Stadsbyggnad

    Author : Valeriia Tatianina; [2021]
    Keywords : Igelbäcken; Järvafältet; Urban Design; Landscape; Interactions; Green wedge; Resilience; Urban compexity.;

    Abstract : How we develop our cities not only reflects our priorities and values, but also affect the way we and future generations will experience and learn to communicate with spaces.    To face the fast-changing reality of Anthropocene and find inspiration and strength to face global issues cities have to become not only spaces where we live, work and play, but also places for nature reconnection, ecological education, grounding and inspiration. READ MORE