Sökning: "Mumbai"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 44 uppsatser innehållade ordet Mumbai.

  1. 1. Urban infrastructure inundation risk from permanent sea-level rise scenarios in London (UK), Bangkok (Thailand) and Mumbai (India): A comparative analysis

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Författare :Shawn Pace; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Geography; GIS; Climate Change; Sea-Level Rise; Urban Infrastructure; DEM; London; Mumbai; Bangkok; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Due to anthropogenically created climate change, global cities are facing inundation by rising sea levels. This study aimed to fill knowledge gaps in understanding the exposure of urban infrastructure such as roads, railways, buildings and parks to sea-level rise (SLR) scenarios, and how this would affect local populations. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Scaling up electric vehicles in India A focus on Maharashtra state, Mumbai Market formation and demand side policies

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Författare :Oana Arseni; [2021]
    Nyckelord :India; Electric cars; Demand innovation policies; Market diffusion; Technology innovation systems; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Governments around the world have begun to adopt measures in support of electric vehicles. The supply push policies have been traditionally studied leaving the demand side innovation policy without much investigation. Therefore, policy makers lack institutional knowledge and policy experience. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Young women’s perceptions on safety in public spaces of Mumbai: negotiating the risk of sexual harassment and challenging patriarchy by transcending victimhood

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Författare :Anni-Elina Vänskä; [2019]
    Nyckelord :sexual violence; street harassment; Mumbai; public safety; patriarchy; gender roles; India; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis draws on ten in-depth interviews in order to analyze young and educated, middle-class women’s perceptions on public safety in Mumbai, regarding the risk of sexual harassment. It focuses on the ways these women negotiate with risk and the patriarchal norms of women’s appropriate behavior in public spaces, further, examines how these women address their oppression and act in order to empower themselves and other women. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Interrogating the Cityscape and Exclusion:Insights on Urban Humanitarianism from a Resilience Perspective

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Avery Anderson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Slum; Urbanization; Mumbai; Resilience;

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  5. 5. Changing the Gendered Mindset - A Qualitative Study on Engaging Young Men in Mumbai to Achieve Gender Equality

    Kandidat-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa och samhälle (HS)

    Författare :Petronella Olsson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Changing mindsets; Gender equality; India; Men Against Violence and Abuse; Patriarchy; Socialization;

    Sammanfattning : As gender-based discrimination and violence against women continues to be a critical human rights issue across the world there is a growing demand of engaging men in transforming the relations, norms and the inequal social structures. Even though there are many laws and policies in place to protect women’s rights they are poorly implemented due to the fact that society and social institutions do not fundamentally support them. LÄS MER