Essays about: "water literacy"

Found 5 essays containing the words water literacy.

  1. 1. Water Governance in the SDG Era - An Analysis of National Commitments to Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Leonie Schiedek; [2020]
    Keywords : Water Governance; WASH; SDGs; National Commitments; Goal-Setting;

    Abstract : The 21st century is marked by the forecast of a frightful set of crises caused by anthropogenic activities. Among them, an emerging water crisis threatens the existence of life on the planet. It is mainly triggered by a lack of good water governance. READ MORE

  2. 2. ‘I wonder if the spirit of the water has anything / to say.’ : Water imagery in Carol Ann Duffy’s Poetry: A Pedagogical Consideration

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för didaktik och lärares praktik (DLP)

    Author : Elena De Wachter; [2019]
    Keywords : poetry; EFL-classroom; water imagery; Carol Ann Duffy; inquiry-based learning;

    Abstract : This essay presents an ecocritical reading of water imagery in selected poems by Carol AnnDuffy, with focus on Duffy’s personified water-voices, how water illuminates history, andDuffy’s metaphor of language as water. After a consideration of the problematics of teachingpoetry in the EFL classroom, the essay concludes that Duffy’s poetry holds potential forstudents to develop environmental literacy, both in content and in form. READ MORE

  3. 3. Water Literacy in Developing Country - A case study for Indonesia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Arlisa Febriani; [2017]
    Keywords : water literacy; developing country; water education; water conservation; Science General;

    Abstract : Public participation is vital to ensure sustainable water management, and providing education is one of the way to trigger participation. For decades, developed countries try to educate their citizen to be environmentally literate, and for the water sector, water-related knowledge has been introduced to the public by schools, municipalities and water utilities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Development 2.0? Participation and ICTs in a network organization

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Lena Nitsche; [2014]
    Keywords : Participatory Communication; Information and Communication Technologies ICTs ; Non-government organization NGO ; Communication for development; ICTs for development; digital divide; network organization;

    Abstract : Participatory communication through Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) has been identified to enhance self-dependency and equality for local communities in development projects. As well, ICTs served as an accelerator for citizen participation in social movements, such as in Egypt. READ MORE

  5. 5. The challenge of marketing water filters in Uganda

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för hållbar samhälls- och teknikutveckling; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för hållbar samhälls- och teknikutveckling

    Author : Alisa Bektesevic; Grace Oloya; [2010]
    Keywords : Water filter; low income household; marketing mix; culture; cultural change;

    Abstract : Title: The challenge of marketing water filters in Uganda Purpose: The purpose of this research is to assess why sales of the water filter (CrystalPur) is stagnant. The authors will investigate the viability of the approach used to market CrystalPur with help of the marketing mix after which necessary adjustments best fitted for the Ugandan market will be suggested. READ MORE