Sökning: "Peruvian Andes"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 8 uppsatser innehållade orden Peruvian Andes.

  1. 1. Anemia in the Andes - Health promotion and Ethnography in the Northern Peruvian highlands

    Magister-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Författare :Max Filip Sundqvist; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Perú; Health Promotion; Applied Anthropology; Development Anthropology; Sociology; Communication for Development; Latin America; South America; Anemia; Ethnography; Qualitative method; Rural Perú; Social Change; Neo Liberalism;

    Sammanfattning : In this study I will present an investigation conducted at two communities in the northernPeruvian highlands during the months of February and March of 2019. I applied an anthropological perspective to Communication for Development and investigated how health promotion concerning anemia was perceived by different groups (health care workers and Patients) at the communities. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Improving indoor thermal comfort in residential buildings in Andean regions of Peru

    Kandidat-uppsats, KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Författare :Benjamin Basmaci; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Peru; Sustainable development; Thermal comfort; Heat transfer; inadequate housing; Relative humidity; Temperature;

    Sammanfattning : In the Peruvian Andes, inadequate housing represents an important problem for the local rural people. Over 3000 meters above sea level, communities suffer from very low indoor temperatures this becomes an issue which affects the health and indoor thermal comfort of the building. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Climate Blame Below The Glaciers - Challenges to Climate Justice in Peruvian Mountains and German Courts

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Författare :Line Skovlund Larsen; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Climate Blame; Climate Justice; Perceptions of Climate Change Causes; Climate Liability; Climate Litigation; Individual Guilt; Collective Responsibility; Diffuse Responsibility; Water Scarcity; Glacial Lake Outburst Flood; The Global South; The Andes; RWE; Huaraz; Peru; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis investigates climate blame amongst a local population in the Northern Andes, Peru, and relates it to arguments on climate liability in German courtrooms. It does so on the backdrop of a climate lawsuit, which in 2017 was accepted by the Higher Regional Court in Hamm, Germany, filed by a Peruvian farmer against a German coal- and electricity company. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Water Management in the midst of Climate Change and Growing Tourism: A Field Study from the Peruvian Andes

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Författare :Robert Nylander; [2017-03-28]
    Nyckelord :Water Management; Peruvian Andes; Water Users; Climate Change; Tourism;

    Sammanfattning : According to climate researchers, melting glaciers is one of the most sever effects of the globalclimate change. Peru that contains more than seventy percent of the world’s tropical glaciers isparticularly vulnerable to this effect. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Inter-species embryo transfer in South American camelids

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Författare :Amanda Winblad von Walter; [2015]
    Nyckelord :Alpaca; Peru; llama; interspecies reproduction; Alpacka; lama; interspecies reproduktion;

    Sammanfattning : Embryotransfer är en metod där ett embryo i tidigt stadium flyttas från en donator till ett mottagardjur som sedan bär dräktigheten till förlossning. Det innebär att donatorhonan kan donera flera embryon under en säsong då den vanligtvis endast skulle kunna producera en avkomma. LÄS MER