Search for dissertations about: "dar es salaam"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 swedish dissertations containing the words dar es salaam.

  1. 1. Analysis of side friction impacts on urban roads : Case study Dar-es-Salaam

    Author : Masatu L. M. Chiguma; Karl-Lennart Bång; Christer Hydén; KTH; []
    Keywords : Side friction factors; urban road links; speed-flow relationships; macroscopic method; microscopic method; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Side friction factors are defined as all those actions related to the activities taking place by the sides of the road and sometimes within the road, which interfere with the traffic flow on the travelled way. They include but not limited to pedestrians, bicycles, non-motorised vehicles, parked and stopping vehicles. READ MORE

  2. 2. Anaemia in women of reproductive age in Tanzania : A study in Dar es Salaam

    Author : Siriel Nanzia Massawe; Per Bergsjø; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obstetrics and gynaecology; pregnancy; iron deficiency; intervention; Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; Obstetrics and women s diseases; Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; Obstetrics and Gynaecology; obstetrik och gynekologi;

    Abstract : The overall aims of the study were to determine the prevalence of anaemia in women of reproductive age and to investigate the underlying causes, as well as assess the effectiveness of antenatal care (ANC) interventions for anaemia prevention. Consecutive pregnant women booking for ANC (n=2235) were screened for anaemia, followed up and screened again late in pregnancy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Formal and Informal Practices for Affordable Urban housing : Case study: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

    Author : Medard Zephyrin Mushumbusi; Inga Britt Werner; Volker Kreibich; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; Civil engineering and architecture; Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur;

    Abstract : This thesis attempts to ascertain the magnitude of the urban housingproblem in Tanzania and endeavours to evaluate the strategies that thegovernment has been employing to address this problem. Informal andformal practices in urban housing are compared. READ MORE

  4. 4. Resettling Displaced Residents from Regularized Settlements in Dar es Salaam City, Tanzania : The case of Community Infrastructure Upgrading Program (CIUP)

    Author : Dawah Lulu Magembe-Mushi; Inga Britt Werner; John Lupala; Kristina Nilsson; KTH; []
    Keywords : Regularization; upgrading; displaced residents; informal settlements; resettlement; displacement; Dar es Salaam; Tanzania;

    Abstract : This research seeks to examine the process of displacement and resettlement of residents who had been affected by regularization process within Manzese and Buguruni wards in Dar es Salaam City, Tanzania. It aimed at analyzing the issues and opportunities faced by the affected residents during regularization. READ MORE

  5. 5. Urban Design and Space Use. A Study of Dar es Salaam City Centre

    Author : Jacob L Kimaryo; Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Physical planning; Fysisk planering; inredningsarkitektur; Arkitektur; interior design; Architecture; Tanzania; urban form; space use; urban space; urban design; developing countries; City centres; Dar es Salaam;

    Abstract : Albeit there is a general consensus that urban design in the twentieth century failed in relation to space use, systematic research on this aspect has been very limited or at most inadequate in the developing countries. This study focuses on the above failure of urban design in this century with specific reference to the developing countries through an analysis of Dar es Salaam city centre, Tanzania. READ MORE