Sökning: "disaster area"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 89 uppsatser innehållade orden disaster area.

  1. 1. Global satellite data as proxies for urbanization in flood prone areas

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Florian van Schaik; [2018]
    Nyckelord :flood exposure; global satellite data; urbanization; remote sensing; sustainable development;

    Sammanfattning : Delta regions are typically characterized by their high population density, low elevation, and risk of flooding. Long term planning and preparation is needed to mitigate the adverse effects of floods. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Political Ecology of Tin Mining A Discourse Analysis of the Human-Environment Relation in the Study of Illegal Tin Mining on Bangka Island

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Författare :Tiara Elgifienda; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Illegal mining; Tin; Bangka; Political Ecology; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Bangka Island has been known as the most important tin producer in the world. Tin has developed the economy of the local people and even Indonesia in general. Unfortunately, mining is not only operated by corporations, but also by local people without proper procedures, resulting in a ruined landscape and ecosystem. LÄS MER

  3. 3. "Det kommer ju bli kaos" : en beskrivning av sjuksköterskors uppfattningar om den katastrofmedicinska beredskapen på Storstockholms akutmottagningar.

    Magister-uppsats, Sophiahemmet Högskola; Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Författare :Liv Persson; Henrietta Stridsman Möller; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Disaster preparedness; Disaster nursing; Emergency department; Registered nurses; Perceptions; Katastrofmedicinsk beredskap; Allvarlig händelse; Akutmottagning; Sjuksköterskor; Uppfattningar;

    Sammanfattning : Bakgrund: Antalet katastrofer i världen och Sverige ökar och därmed ökar även behovet av katastrofmedicinsk beredskap. Akutmottagningen utgör ofta den första kontakten med sjukvården och därför har akutsjuksköterskorna en mycket central roll vid en allvarlig händelse. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Evaluation of strategic stockpoints for UNFPA using a facility location mode

    M1-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Författare :Erik Hansson; Dayanand Sagar; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Humanitarian Logistics; Facility Location; UNFPA; Perishable Commodities; Pre-positioning; Technology and Engineering;

    Sammanfattning : Distribution and warehousing networks of Humanitarian Organizations has proven to be an area where cost reductions and shortened lead times can be achieved. Humanitarian organizations have also started pre-positioning goods in anticipation of disasters as a way to improve their disaster preparedness. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Residents’ perception regarding household preparedness in areas prone to sudden natural hazards

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Riskhantering (CI)

    Författare :Christian Dahl; Emil Persson; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Technology and Engineering;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this case study was to investigate residents’ perception regarding household preparedness in areas prone to sudden natural hazards. The study was conducted in Namacu, Koro Island, Fiji. The main method for data collection was through semi-structured interviews and observations. LÄS MER