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  1. 1. Viewing Post-Conflict Gender Equality Through a Vulnerability Lens

    Magister-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Umeå centrum för genusstudier (UCGS)

    Författare :Laura Donati; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Gender; gender roles; humanitarian emergency; crisis; natural disaster; post-conflict phase; policy analysis; women empowerment;

    Sammanfattning : Natural disasters and conflicts are not gender neutral. They have a different impact on women, girls, boys and men, deepening and intensifying already existing, socially constructed, cultural norms and gender roles. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Skogen brinner : Ett naturligt experiment på retrospektiv röstning efter skogsbränderna i Värmland 2018

    Kandidat-uppsats, Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap (from 2013)

    Författare :Max Blomberg; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Wildfires; Värmland; voting behavior; natural experiment; retrospective voting; The Social Democrats; multivariate OLS regression analysis with robust standard errors.;

    Sammanfattning : The wildfires of 2018 became one of the most extensive in Sweden’s modern history. The Värmland region was with its forested landscape and highly important forest industry one of the most affected regions in Mid-Sweden. The burnt area had a total range of over 600 square miles corresponding approximately 850 fully sized football fields. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Riders on the Storm : A Study on Natural Disasters and Post-Conflict Violence

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Författare :Simon Lidström; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Natural Disasters; Earthquakes; Floods; Pandemics; Post-Conflict; Violence; State Capacity; Non-State Groups;

    Sammanfattning : Many studies find support that natural disaster events and post-conflict episodes increase the risk of organized violence. However, few are found to investigate if post-conflict countries become more violent in the aftermath of natural disasters. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Humanitarian Supply Chain: Improvement of Lead Time Effectiveness and Costs Efficiency : A multiple case study on the preparedness stage of humanitarian organizations with their partners

    Master-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Författare :Ester Listani Jayadi; Najmus Sadat; Hugo Richit; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Humanitarian Supply Chain Management. Humanitarian Supply Chain. Preparedness Stage. Natural Disasters. Humanitarian Organizations. Partners. Dyads. Multiple Case Studies. Performance Measurements. Performance Management Process. Supply Chain Process Integration.;

    Sammanfattning : Title: Humanitarian Supply Chain: Improvement of lead time effectiveness and cost-efficiency. A multiple case study on the preparedness stage of humanitarian organizations with their partners. Authors: Ester Lisnati Jayadi, Hugo Richit, Najmus Sadat. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Hydrological modelling and flood risk in a data scarce country: Matola, Mozambique

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

    Författare :Tanja Sellick; [2020]
    Nyckelord :hydrological modelling; flood hazard; TFM-DYN; climate change; Matola; Mozambique; data scarcity; pluvial flooding; flood risk.; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Flooding is a frequent natural hazard globally that is capable of major damage to society. The hazard is especially prevalent in Mozambique, in which many flood events with negative effects have occurred. Disaster risk management and research is therefore important in the country. However, as a developing country, it is subject to data scarcity. LÄS MER