Search for dissertations about: "rural water and sanitation thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 swedish dissertations containing the words rural water and sanitation thesis.

  1. 1. Supplying rural Kazakhstan with safe water and sanitation

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Engineering

    Author : KAMSHAT TUSSUPOVA; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2016-11-14]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; access to drinking water; sanitation; rural Kazakhstan; willingness to pay;

    Abstract : Access to safe drinking water and sanitation is essential for both individual and population health as well as for quality of life and dignity. The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) require nations to ensure adequate water supply and sanitation for all. READ MORE

  2. 2. Economic Analyses of Drinking Water and Sanitation in Developing Countries

    University dissertation from Department of Economics, Lund Universtiy

    Author : Therése Hindman; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; ekonomisk teori; Nationalekonomi; ekonometri; economic policy; economic systems; economic theory; econometrics; Economics; Discrete Choice; Welfare; Child Health; Water and Sanitation; Household Demand; ekonomiska system; ekonomisk politik; Public health; epidemiology; Folkhälsa; epidemiologi; Environmental health; Miljömedicin;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on different aspects of household demand, and the determinants of demand, for water and sanitation related inputs fundamental to the households' well-being, i.e. drinking water and toilet facilities. The thesis consists of five chapters, one introductory chapter and four self-contained, essentially empirical, studies. READ MORE

  3. 3. On-site sanitation systems - An integrated assessment of treatment efficiency and sustainability

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå University of Technology

    Author : Brenda Vidal; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; small-scale; sand filter; phosphorus filter; package plant; blackwater; greywater; urine diversion; multi-criteria; composite sample; VA-teknik; Urban Water Engineering;

    Abstract : Small on-site sanitation systems for wastewater collection and treatment are prevalent in suburban and rural areas in many countries. However, these systems often underperform, causing potential impact to the receiving waters and increasing the risks to public health, thus hindering the overall sustainability of the systems. READ MORE

  4. 4. Why poor children stay sick : Water sanitation hygiene and child health in rural Malawi

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Per Lindskog; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1987]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Abstract : The impact of an improved method of drinking water supply upon child health was evaluated in a rural area in southern Malawi. A prospective cohort srudy was made before and after the intervention with a gravityfed,piped water and a sanitation and health education programme using intervention and comparison groups. READ MORE

  5. 5. Feminist sanitary engineering in rural South Africa : a theoretical framework

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Birgitta Rydhagen; [1999]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Genus och teknik; Gender and Technology;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis is a compilation of three papers with an introductory chapter. The papers cover the theory used in the doctoral research project 'Gender and technology. A Comparative study of Water Supply and Sanitation Technologies in India and South Africa'. READ MORE