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van der Zee, Dana (author)
The Global South is facing severe water and delta management challenges. Strong institutions are necessary to find solutions to these water challenges. To improve the understanding on institutions, development of knowledge and skills on institutions could be strengthened among local stakeholders. This process can be referred to as institutional...
master thesis 2020
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Mittal, Aashna (author)
The city of Kolkata in India is undergoing rapid urbanization and expansion. As the city expands and engulfs its neighboring areas, it threatens the sustainability of natural resources in peri-urban areas – spaces that are gradually transitioning from rural to urban areas. One such natural resource, groundwater, forms the lifeline of peri-urban...
master thesis 2019
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Versteeg, Niki (author)
This research emerged from the need to improve the Netherlands’ contribution to international water and sanitation service delivery. Over the previous two decades these serviced were not found to be sufficient sustainable according to the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2013). This thesis researches how development aid organisations can...
master thesis 2018
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Vavier, M. (author)
As alternative to IWRM, the Negotiated Approach is proposed to involve communities in groundwater management. This should increase water security in peri-urban Khulna, in Bangladesh. A serious game is desired to make the approach more accessible and support its collective learning process. With interviews, different parts in the process that...
master thesis 2014
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Harmsen, M. (author)
This study designed and tested (by means of a case study) an improved method for systematically reviewing (scientific) literature. The case study focused on the use of information and communication technology (ICT) in the field of human development. Findings with regard to ICT use indicate a potential 'digital divide' as ICT users were generally...
master thesis 2013
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Van Tol, W.A.J. (author)
master thesis 2013
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Osorio, F.A. (author)
Decision making in manufacturing activities is an everyday business. Manufacturing activities involve the interaction of different actors (i.e. departments) to provide information or activities that will serve as an input for decision making. The situation of dependency, network and cooperation in these activities calls in to question the...
master thesis 2012
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Kleiwegt, E.J. (author)
Several Dutch municipalities stimulate electric mobility by deploying a charging infrastructure. Electric mobility is however expected to impact the electricity grid, thereby requiring the grid to be reinforced. Costs for network reinforcements are social costs and it is in society’s benefit to limit those costs. Municipalities have no real...
master thesis 2011
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Wieriks, M. (author)
In this research an attempt was made to map the Indonesian water policy network through Social Network Analysis (SNA). Furthermore, the role of the distribution of information and knowledge in this (policy) network with respect to its’ capacity to perform well has been investigated. This research has shown that there are there are some...
master thesis 2011
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De Booij, T.P. (author)
In this master thesis report research has been done to the practical use of an actor analysis. From science different actor analysis methods have been developed, but in practice the stakeholder analysis is most popular. The problems with actor analysis in practice are researched and an actor analysis framework has been developed to simplify the...
master thesis 2010
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Reijtenbagh, R. (author)
In 2008, the author has conducted a research study on behalf of the Caribbean Water Association on the consequences of the constitutional change of the Netherlands Antilles for the drinking water supply on Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba (BES). This research study formed the basis for further research in the form of this MSc. thesis. Being the...
master thesis 2010
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Reijtenbagh, R. (author)
Rainwater harvesting is the primary source of fresh water on the majority of isolated and volcanic islands in the Eastern Caribbean island chain that lack reliable sources fresh water. Recent research studies have determined that the microbiological quality of rainwater in cistern systems is generally unstable and can lead to serious health...
master thesis 2010
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Brinkman, P. (author)
master thesis 2009
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Van Overveld, P.J.M. (author)
master thesis 2008
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Van Overveld, P. (author)
Organic micropollutants, like pesticides and pharmaceuticals, are frequently detected in surface water as a result of emissions from sources like agriculture, industry and households. Surface water is an important drinking water source. Due to their specific physical and chemical properties, micropollutants cannot be completely removed in...
master thesis 2008
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De Groot, R.B.A. (author)
master thesis 2008
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