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  1. 1. A statistical approach to understand Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever prevalence in Pakistan

    Magister-uppsats, Södertörns högskola/Internationell hälsa

    Författare :Abdul Karim; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Crimean Congo hemorrhagic fever; Pakistan regions; literacy rate; livestock; border effect; linear regression;

    Sammanfattning : Geographically, Pakistan is in the western part of south Asia at about 24-37 °N latitudes and62-75 °E longitudes. Livestock and agriculture are two major sectors in Pakistan and play animportant role in the country economy. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Eco-efficiency in Swedish dairy farms : incorporating sustainability into the measure of eco-efficiency

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Författare :Elin Martinsson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :dairy farms; eco-efficiency; environmental pressures; planetary boundaries;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis introduces a novel method to incorporate absolute values of GHG emissions into the measure of eco-efficiency. The aim is to assess eco-efficiency in Swedish dairy farms and adjusting the scores towards a threshold of absolute levels of GHG emissions using the proposed method. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Government responses to social-ecological impacts of “dzud” in Mongolia

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Markus Barnevik Olsson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Mongolia; dzud; social-ecological resilience; environmental governance; process tracing; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : “Dzud” is a unique winter weather phenomenon with devastating effects on livestock and the people of Mongolia. As climate change continues to intensify, the social-ecological impacts of dzud worsens. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The potentials of agroforestry systems in Denmark and southern Sweden : a comparative study on farmers’ perceptions and agroforestry-related policies

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Författare :Carolina Yang; [2020]
    Nyckelord :temperate agroforestry; agriculture; forestry; agroecology; farmers’ attitude; Common Agricultural Policy; policy; financial support; Sweden; Denmark;

    Sammanfattning : In the face of climate change, the urgent need for sustainable food systems has brought agroforestry under the spotlight in the Global North, for its provision of ecosystem services. Despite being less known in the Danish and Swedish context, the traditional practice of managing livestock in the semi-natural pastures, similar to the cut-and-carry systems in the tropics, is undeniably a form of agroforestry system. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Traditions challenged by transitional change : A study of what can be learned from the overcoming of change in work and other habits by the reindeerherding nomad Dukha community

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Författare :Björn Stigson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Working life science; Work without boundaries; Concept of work; Ontology of work; Dukha; Reindeer Herding; Pastoralism; Gränslöst arbete; Arbetsvetenskap; Nomadism; Arbete; Dukha; Renskötsel;

    Sammanfattning : The Dukha people are nomadic pastoralists who also supplement their income from tourism and their diet from hunting and gathering. The Dukha community has gone through and overcome numerous changes in conditions over the years. LÄS MER