Search for dissertations about: "Uganda"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 168 swedish dissertations containing the word Uganda.

  1. 1. A methodology for operations-based safety appraisal of two-lane rural highways Application in Uganda

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Godfrey Mwesige; KTH.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; passing zones; passing rate; collision risk; accepted gap; time-to-collision; passing sight distance; two-lane rural highways; Uganda; Transportvetenskap; Transport Science;

    Abstract : The majority of the road infrastructure in developing countries consists oftwo-lane highways with one lane in each travel direction. Operational efficiency of these highways is derived fromintermittent passing zones where fast vehicles are permitted by design to pass slow vehicles using the opposite traffic lane. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Real Property Register to Support the Property and Credit Market in Uganda

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Lilian Mono Wabineno Oryema; KTH.; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Property Rights; Real Property Register; Property Market; Credit Market; Uganda; Rättigheter; Fastighetsregister; Fastighetsmarknad; Kreditmarknad; Uganda.; Fastigheter och byggande; Real Estate and Construction Management;

    Abstract : An efficient property and credit market can be used by a government of a country to empower its citizens to achieve sustainable development. To improve the property and credit market government needs to ensure that its land records contain information that is beneficial to the actors in both the property and credit market. READ MORE

  3. 3. The National Library of Uganda: its inception, challenges and prospects, 1997-2007

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Jane Kawalya; Högskolan i Borås.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; National Library of Uganda; Institutional change; Public libraries; Political aspects; Library development; Uganda;

    Abstract : There are several reasons why national libraries have emerged. In some countries, they were established as symbols of national prestige and status, while others feel that a modern country should have a national library. READ MORE

  4. 4. Between Militarism and Technocratic Governance : State Formation in Contemporary Uganda

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anders Sjögren; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Political Science; statsvetenskap; state formation; civil society; militarism; governance; regimes; informalisation; public sector reform; health care; local politics; Masaka; Uganda;

    Abstract : State-civil society relations in Africa have during recent decades been transformed in the context of economic liberalisation and state reform. This study explores state-civil society relations in contemporary Uganda, from 1986 to the present, in order to illustrate and explain the scope for and capacity of different social forces to create access to and democratise the state. READ MORE

  5. 5. Comparing No-Party Participatory Regimes : Why Uganda Succeeded and Others Failed

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Mose Auyeh; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; democracy; Uganda; stability; No-Party Participatory Regimes; Ghana; Libya; Pakistan; governance; responsiveness; effectiveness; legitimacy; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : The objective of this dissertation is to evaluate the performance of the no-party participatory regime (NPPR) model in a few selected countries. Such a regime, it was claimed, would give rise to a real and true democracy, would serve the people better, and would protect them against what many leaders saw as divisive party politics. READ MORE