Sökning: "post-disaster"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 29 uppsatser innehållade ordet post-disaster.

  1. 1. The effectiveness of youth participation in post-disaster responses: The case of the 2015 Nepal earthquake

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Hana Nakata; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Youth participation; local participation; post-disaster response; 2015 Nepal earthquake;

    Sammanfattning : Focusing on the rising attention towards including the local population in humanitarian action, this study demonstrates how youth participation can produce effective results in a humanitarian response, making use of the post-disaster response to the 2015 Nepal earthquake as a case study. The research was intended to investigate the specific factors that enable youth participation to produce effective results in humanitarian programming, examining the methods that organisations used to involve youth, the benefits and challenges that arose from the process, and how effectiveness could be measured for the purpose of qualitative analysis. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Assessing the actions taken in a post disaster environment for financial gain in a construction company : A case study of Newtech Installations 1992-2020

    Kandidat-uppsats, Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Författare :Ida Antonsson; Julien Champigny; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Natural disaster; entrepreneurship; Post-disaster market; entrepreneurial action; windows of opportunities;

    Sammanfattning : With globalisation and global warming threats, natural disasters happen at a faster rate, and their impact is drastically more prominent than before. In this thesis, we investigate the actions the organisation Newtech performed in three post-natural disaster environments to enter the markets and benefit from them. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Dispossessed: Exploring the Factors That Enable Post-Disaster Land Grabs

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

    Författare :Taylor McCammon Lightman; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Land Grab; Land Tenure; Land Tenure Security; Gender; Globalization; Neoliberalism; Dispossession; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The objective of this thesis is to better understand what factors produce an enabling environment for land grabs after a disaster. Looking at eight selected case studies, this research tests the role of land tenure security, private capital investment and global financial institutions, and gender. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Resilience from within or without? : An ethnographic study of resilience mechanisms in southern Colombia

    Magister-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Författare :Amanda Amigues; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Resilience; recovery processes; peacebuilding; post-conflict; post-disaster reconstruction; Colombia;

    Sammanfattning : The emergence of resilience in the peacebuilding field shows an important change of paradigm and turn to the local context. So far few ethnographic research has been done to understand how resilience works locally and what are the mechanisms helping individuals to cope and recover from a crisis. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Understanding Community Resilience: Resilience in the community response to the 14th June 2017 Grenfell Tower fire in London

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

    Författare :Edward Persson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :resilience; community; community resilience; social capital; post-disaster; community based organisations; Technology and Engineering;

    Sammanfattning : Community resilience is a highly relevant topic and the focus of much contemporary research, however it has yet to be distilled down to an exact science. The current thesis applies a theoretical framework for community resilience as an analytical lens when investigating the community response to the Grenfell fire and tragedy of 14th June 2017. LÄS MER