Search for dissertations about: "Systems Strengthening"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 68 swedish dissertations containing the words Systems Strengthening.

  1. 1. Participatory approaches to strengthening district health managers' capacity Ugandan and global experiences

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Moses Tetui; Umeå universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Participatory Action Research; Qualitative Research; Management; Health Managers; Systems Strengthening; Health Systems; Districts; Uganda; folkhälsa; Public health;

    Abstract : Introduction:Residents of low in-come countries have persistently suffered poor health outcomes, modest progress made over time notwithstanding. Weak health systems are one of the key reasons for the less than optimum progress. These health systems are constrained by inadequately equipped managers who play a main role in curbing this progress. READ MORE

  2. 2. Energy Management for Improving Energy Efficiency in the Pulp and Paper Industry Success Factors for Strengthening Drivers and Overcoming Barriers

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Akvile Lawrence; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; energy management; drivers; barriers; success factors; energy efficiency; SEC; specific energy; industry; pulp; paper; energy intensive; manufacturing; energiledning; drivkrafter; hinder; framgångsfaktorer; energieffektivitet; SEC; specifik energi; industri; massa; papper; energiintensiv; tillverkning;

    Abstract : Industrial energy efficiency improves the profit and competitive advantage of companies. The pulp and paper industry (PPI) being one of the five most energy-intensive industries uses 5.6% of global industrial energy, according to the International Energy Agency. READ MORE

  3. 3. FRP shear strengthening of reinforced concrete beams

    University dissertation from Luleå

    Author : Gabriel Sas; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; fiber reinforced polymers; shear; reinforced concrete; strengthening; model; comparison; literature review; Civil engineering and architecture - Building engineering; Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur - Byggnadsteknik; Structural Engineering; Konstruktionsteknik;

    Abstract : The shear failure mechanisms of flexural reinforced concrete (RC) members is highly complex; its precise details cannot be explained with simple analytical relationships, and are the topic of considerable scientific debate. The studies described and examined the three most used shear theories in the world – the fixed angle truss model (45°TM), the variable angle truss model (VAT), and modified compression field theory (MCFT). READ MORE

  4. 4. Frequency Transfer Techniques and Applications in Fiber Optic Communication Systems

    University dissertation from Luleå

    Author : Sven-Christian Ebenhag; RISE.; [2013]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; synchronous digital hierarchy SDH ; UTC; synchronization; Time transfer; optical fiber; optical fiber network; GPS carrier phase; global positioning system GPS ; synchronous optical networking SONET ;

    Abstract : Modern society is dependent on communications and the developments of these increases constantly through a seemingly endless demand for communication services and thereby synchronization and time. This is confirmed by a vast range of research on communications, irrespective of technology and protocol. READ MORE

  5. 5. Strengthening the Municipal Energy Planning – Integration into Comprehensive Planning, Performance of Impact Assessment and Inclusion of National Environmental Objectives

    University dissertation from KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Vincent Wretling; KTH.; [2018]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; municipal energy planning; local climate policies; climate change; comprehensive planning; Strategic Environmental Assessment; National Environmental Quality Objectives; Mark- och vattenteknik; Land and Water Resources Engineering;

    Abstract : The global climate is changing rapidly, which pronounces the need for transforming the energy system. The Swedish municipalities have been identified as key actors in Sweden’s decarbonisation due to their far-reaching responsibilities, which encompass energy planning. READ MORE