Sökning: "disaster area"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 93 uppsatser innehållade orden disaster area.

  1. 1. Study on future storm surge around Suo-nada Sea

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Författare :Ayano Sonoda; [2019]
    Nyckelord :storm surge; Suo-nada Sea; numerical simulation; FVCOM; Technology and Engineering;

    Sammanfattning : Japan lies on an area frequently hit by typhoons while city functions are clustered along the flat coastal areas, hence Japan has experienced lots of storm surge disasters up to the present. Coastal areas along the Suo-nada Sea also have the vulnerability against storm surge and in the past Typhoon 18 in 1999, Typhoon 16 and 18 in 2004 made remarkable damages in the areas. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Risk, Resilience and Insurance in Sudanese Pastoralism

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Författare :Alla Safieldin; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Climate change adaptation; Disaster risk management; Drought; Index-based livestock insurance; Pastoralism; Risk; Resilience; Sudan; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The nomadic pastoralists of the Sahel are often identified as a group at the frontline of global climate change. Their existence in arid and semi-arid regions and their reliance on seasonal rainfall are among the factors that contribute to their vulnerability to drought and climate shocks. LÄS MER

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. "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