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  • 1. AN EXAMINATION ON THE CAUSES AND MANAGEMENT OF FLOOD IN RESIDENTIAL AREAS IN KEN...

    » CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the Study One type of calamity that occurs globally on a variety of scales and in various locations each year is flooding, which claims many lives, destroys property, and devastates the ecosystem. Although natural events are what create flood disasters, human activity has increased their frequency and severity. Conceptually, the term flood is refer to as ...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  67 pages |  1,289 engagements | 

  • 2. AN INVESTIGATION ON FLOOD OCCURRENCE AND ITS CONSEQUENCES IN NAIROBI, KENYA

    » CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the Study Nairobi, the capital city of Kenya, holds a significant role in the nation's commerce, industry, and administration. It's also a popular tourist destination with a substantial population of residents and workers. Given its importance in these aspects, it's crucial to mitigate any risks that could jeopardize the city's essential functions, includ...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  55 pages |  1,113 engagements | 

  • 3. AN ASSESSMENT OF PUBLIC PERCEPTION OF FLOOD RISK IN MOMBASA, KENYA

    » CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the Study The increasing frequency of flooding worldwide is attributed to climate change and various human induced activities, making it one of the most prominent global disasters, with expectations of further escalation in the years to come. Recently, many countries in the world suffer some kind of flooding, and Kenya is no exception. Kenya has seen some...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  54 pages |  1,027 engagements | 

  • 4. AN EXAMINATION OF INDIGENOUS METHOD OF CONFLICT MANAGEMENT IN OKABISI, ENUGU STA...

    »       CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background of Study The destabilising character of community conflict is one of the distinguishing elements of socioeconomic and political processes not just in Nigeria, but also in many other African nations. Domestic instability in Nigeria, particularly after 1999, has been thoroughly recorded by researchers, as illustrated by the works of Imobighe (2003), Egwu ...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  57 pages |  1,565 engagements | 

  • 5. ANALYSIS OF THE TOILET SYSTEM EFFECT ON THE SANITATION LEVEL IN KPAKUNGU, MINNA ...

    »   CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background of the Study [Alexandar, 2017] The World Health Organization (WHO) defines sanitation as the provision of facilities and services essential for the safe disposal of human feces and urine. . Sanitation may also be defined as the process of bringing about circumstances in the environment that are healthy and sanitary, with the goals of improving the quality of ...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  54 pages |  1,730 engagements | 

  • 6. ASSESSMENT ON THE HEALTH IMPLICATION OF FLOOD IN RURAL COMMUNITIES

    »       CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background of the Study Flood disaster is not a recent phenomenon in Nigeria and its destructive tendencies are sometimes enormous. According to the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP, 2006), flooding is one of the major environmental crises ravaging the universe within the century and the millennium. This is especially the case in most wetlands of the world...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  67 pages |  1,785 engagements | 

  • 7. INVESTIGATION INTO THE IMPACT OF FLOODING ON NIGERIA'S SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

    »   CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background of the Study Globally, flood has received a great deal of scholarly interest throughout the years, particularly in developing countries such as Nigeria. Although there are several types of environmental problems and issues that result, including soil degradation, greenhouse effect change, ozone depletion, drought, desertification and deforestation, industria...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  51 pages |  1,632 engagements | 

  • 8. AN EXAMINATION OF INDIGENOUS WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT KNOWLEDGE (CASE STUDY OF ...

    » CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Water resource management has acquired prominence in global development discussions throughout the years. Water is required for the survival of humans and all other living things. It has a wide range of applications. It is utilized for industrial, household, and irrigation reasons, for example, and society receives a variety of benefits from it ...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  60 pages |  2,596 engagements | 

  • 9. A CRITICAL STUDY ON CLIMATE CHANGE, WATER CONFLICT, AND HUMAN SECURITY IN THE BA...

    » CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Climate change has been notably predicted by authors and organizations such as Burke, Miguel, Satyanath, Dykema, and Lobell (2009), Hsiang, Meng, and Cane (2011), and the United Nations Environmental Program [UNEP] (2011) to increase conflict, particularly in communities where poverty thrives, governance is weak, and insecurity is endemic. This ...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  55 pages |  2,581 engagements | 

  • 10. ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION AND IT'S ASSOCIATED HEALTH RISK AMONG RESIDENTS OF NKPOR...

    » ABSTRACT This study was carried out to environmental pollution and it's associated health risk among residents of Nkpor, Idemili North, Local Government Area of Anambra State. Specifically, the study examined the knowledge of environmental Pollution among residents of Nkpor, Idemili North, Local Government Area of Anambra State, assessed the perception of environmental Pollution among residents of...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  51 pages |  8,108 engagements | 

  • 11. THE EFFECT OF FLOOD ON ROAD USERS

    » ABSTRACT Urban flooding has attracted growing public concern due to rising intense precipitation and increasing consequences. Accurate risk assessment is critical to an efficient urban flood management, particularly in transportation sector. This paper describes the effects of flood on road users in Lagos state, where some ares are prone to flooding. A descriptive study to evaluate the potential i...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  51 pages |  10,807 engagements | 

  • 12. THE EFFECT OF FLOOD ON ROADS DURABILITY IN NIGERIA

    »   CHAPTER ONE   INTRODUCTION Background to the study Globally, disasters are said to have devastating effect on economic development, livelihoods, agriculture, and health, social and human life (Wood, 2005). They are sudden, accidental events that may cause deaths or injuries. Abam (2006) defined flood as a large volume of water which arrives at and occupy the stream channel and its flood plain ...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Assignment |  51 pages |  10,543 engagements | 

  • 13. SOLID WASTE SEGREGATION AS A STRATEGY FOR IMPROVED WASTE MANAGEMENT

    » CHAPTER ONE 1.0 Introduction This chapter introduces the research study. It gives the background to the study, statement to the problem, research questions, scope and the significance of the study, definition of terms and organization of the study. 1.1 Background to the study Solid waste management practices are essential component of environmental infrastructure in human settlements. These practi...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  65 pages |  13,779 engagements | 

  • 14. ASSESSMENT OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL SANITATION IN THE CONTROL OF MA...

    »   CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1    BACKGROUND  OF THE STUDY Malaria still remains a significant public health problem especially in low and middle income countries. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), malaria transmission in Nigeria is abysmally high with over 76% of the population reporting more than 1 case per 1,000 populations annually. There was a less than 50% decrease in pr...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  50 pages |  15,715 engagements | 

  • 15. EFFECT OF EMPLOYEE MOTIVATION ON ORGANIZATIONAL PRODUCTIVITY IN NIGERIA BOTTLING...

    »   CHAPTER ONE   Introduction     Construction time: The Nigerian construction industry contributes less to the country’s economy than do manufacturing or other service industries. Of®cially, construction accounted for only 5.5% of the annual gross domestic product (GDP) in 1993 (Langdon, 1994). However, the growth of the Indonesian construction industry has greatly in¯ uenced the country�...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  50 pages |  0 engagements | 

  • 16. RECYCLING AND REFUSE: ALTERNATIVES TO WASTE MANAGEMENT IN NIGERIA

    »   CHAPTER ONE   INTRODUCTION   Cities are at the nexus of a further threat to the environment, namely the production of an increasing quantity and complexity of wastes. The estimated quantity of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) generated worldwide is 1.7 – 1.9 billion metric tons.2 In many cases, municipal wastes are not well managed in developing countries, as cities and municipalities cannot cop...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  50 pages |  9,856 engagements | 

  • 17. THE STATE OF THE EARTH: ENVIRONMENTAL CHALLENGES

    »   ABSTRACT   Environmental issues are meant to be operationalized through the formulation of actor specific environmental actions plans, which define priority action that will convert strategy into practice. The Environmental Planning and Management (EPM) process which is an increasingly popularized cans of solving the myriads of problems afflicting the environmental in contemporary world.   Th...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  50 pages |  7,559 engagements | 

  • 18. GLOBAL ISSUES FOR GLOBAL CITIZENS

    »   ABSTRACT   This book is a compilation of articles by 27 experts who have collaborated to provide some basic information on 17 of the global issues that matter most to the future shape of our world. The aim of the book is to help increase awareness and understanding of these global issues among the citizens of the world—and among college and university students in particular—so that they ca...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  50 pages |  0 engagements | 

  • 19. THE UNNATURAL HISTORY OF NATURAL DISASTER IN NIGERIA

    »   ABSTRACT   With  the  exception of the 9/11 disaster, the top ten most costly catastrophes in U.S. history have all been natural disasters–five of them hurricanes–and all have occurred since 1989. Why this tremendous plague on our homes? In Acts of God , environmental historian Ted Steinberg explains that much of the death and destruction has been well within the realm of human control. ...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  50 pages |  0 engagements | 

  • 20. THE EFFECT OF HAZARDOUS METROPOLIS

    »   ABSTRACT   Although better known for its sunny skies, nigeria suffers devastating flooding. This book explores a fascinating and little known chapter in the city’s history—the spectacular failures to control floods that occurred throughout the twentieth century. Despite the city’s 114 debris dams, 5 flood control basins, and nearly 500 miles of paved river channels, Southern Californians...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  50 pages |  0 engagements | 

  • 21. PLANNING FOR EX-LANDFILL REDEVELOPMENT

    » Abstract Malaysia, a fast growing developing country is now facing the issue of inadequate urban spaces for futuredevelopment, which leads to the need to redevelop the brownfield, particularly ex landfills. A total of 296ex landfills have been planned to undergo redevelopment by the year 2020. Although there is a policy forex landfill development, a question arises if the policy reflects the needs...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  50 pages |  17 engagements | 

  • 22. LAW IN ENVIRONMENTAL DECISION-MAKING

    » ABSTRACT This collection draws together a range of approaches to environmental legal issues, covering a broad spectrum from domestic to international law. The contributors investigate aspects of law’s influence in environmental decision making and consider whether legal institutions and theory can respond adequately to the challenge of environmental change. `it is a book which provides an exampl...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  50 pages |  20 engagements | 

  • 23. ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION AND OIL SPILLAGES: AN INDICTMENT TO ENVIRONMENTAL LAW ...

    » CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the study Since the beginning of civilization, man has always been motivated by the need to make progress and better the lives of fellow mankind by exploring the natural environment. It is indisputable that the natural environment before the advent of environmental degradation, created unlimited opportunities for development and economic sufficiency of th...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  50 pages |  8,315 engagements | 

  • 24. IMPACT OF SAND AND GRAVEL DREDGING ON THE ENVIRONMENT

    »   ABSTRACT For thousands of years, sand and gravel have been used in the construction of roads and buildings. Today, demand for sand and gravel continues to increase. Mining operators, in conjunction with cognizant resource agencies, must work to ensure that sand mining is conducted in a responsible manner. Excessive in stream sand and gravel mining causes the degradation of rivers. In stream min...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  50 pages |  9,365 engagements | 

  • 25. HARNESSING THE POWER OF SCIENCE IN ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

    » Abstract Environmental Law was born out of the new scientific understandings of ecology in the mid 20th century. Although science has historically played a role in environmental law, its role has been more limited than may seem appropriate for an area of law that it so dependant on science to inform sound decision making. Unfortunately, a number of factors have limited the ability of environmental...Continue Reading »

    Item Type: Project Material |  50 pages |  18 engagements | 


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