Sökning: "natural disasters"

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  1. 1. Klimatvakna nyheter

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation; Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Författare :Lukas Andreasson; Robin Gustavsson; Christian Ugge; [2019-06-27]
    Nyckelord :natural disaster; storm; tropical storm; environment; climate change; newspaper; reporting of natural disasters in written daily press.;

    Sammanfattning : Scientific evidence shows a connection between an increased frequency of intense natural disasters and man-made climate change. The purpose of this study is to see if – and to what extent – swedish press reports about climate change in their news coverage of natural disasters. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Solar Tent : A Photovoltaic Generator Model for a Flexible Fabric with Inbuilt Cells

    Master-uppsats, Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik; Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Författare :Ali Manhal; Tammam M. Ali; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Solar tent; PV system; refugee camp; PV monitoring system; and flexible PV modules;

    Sammanfattning : Natural disasters and conflicts in many different parts of the world force thousands of people to get displaced from their homes and live in refugee camps temporarily or permanently. For refugee families, lack of energy access has great impact on their lives. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Climate change and human trafficking: an investigation into how climate change and natural disasters increase the risk of human trafficking and how it can be intercepted in the future

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Författare :Anna Stephens; [2019]
    Nyckelord :human trafficking; natural disasters; climate change; human displacement; environmental justice; capabilities; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Human trafficking is an exploitative crime occurring worldwide. According to the International Organization on Migration (IOM), research on human trafficking’s underlying causes is lacking; particularly the role of climate change and natural disasters. LÄS MER

  4. 4. GIS-based crisis communication : A platform for authorities to communicate with the public during wildfire

    Master-uppsats, KTH/Geoinformatik; KTH/Geoinformatik

    Författare :Felix Althén Bergman; Evelina Östblom; [2019]
    Nyckelord :GIS; crisis communication; forest fire; Google Earth Engine; data management;

    Sammanfattning : Today, people are used to having technology as a constant aid. This also sets expectations that information should always be available. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The Impact of Climatic Disasters on Output and Prices: A Panel VAR-X Approach

    D-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Författare :Agnes Magnusson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Natural disasters; Economic growth; Inflation; Climate change;

    Sammanfattning : This paper sets out to study the short-term e ffects of climatic disasters on two macroeconomic variables: output and prices. The study makes use of a panel vector-autoregression model in the presence of endogenous variables and exogenous shocks (VAR-X), and applies it to a 1960--2017 cross-country panel. LÄS MER