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Procedimentos para o dimensionamento de reservatório de água pluvial para residências unifamiliares: viabilidade e aprimoramento metodológico
This paper focus to apply, to discuss and to propose the Maximum Harvesting Method improvement, regarding the method application, for household rainwater harvesting systems. For this purpose, the rainwater was considered ...
Are cats (Felis catus) from multi-cat households more stressed? Evidence from assessment of fecal glucocorticoid metabolite analysis
Given the social and territorial features described in feral cats, it is commonly assumed that life in multi-cat households is stressful for domestic cats and suggested that cats kept as single pets are likely to have ...
Effect of a community-led sanitation intervention on child diarrhoea and child growth in rural Mali: A cluster-randomised controlled trial
(Elsevier Ltd, 2015-11)
Background: Community-led total sanitation (CLTS) uses participatory approaches to mobilise communities to build their own toilets and stop open defecation. Our aim was to undertake the first randomised trial of CLTS to ...
Wasted positive intentions: the role of affection and abundance on household food waste
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2016)
This qualitative study, grounded theory oriented, identifies familial affection and preference for abundance as major drivers of wasted food in lower-middle income American families. These positive intentions provide an ...
Impacts of Trade in Non-timber Forest Products on Cooperation among Caboclo Households of the Brazilian Amazon
(SPRINGER/PLENUM PUBLISHERSNEW YORK, 2012)
Trade in non-timber forest products (NTFPs) has been touted as promoting forest conservation and enhancing the well-being of local residents through increased cash income, which is considered a positive outcome. However, ...
Formas actuales de circulación y conformación de patrones migratorios de hogares rurales en la provincia de Santiago del Estero, Argentina
(Instituto de Filosofia e Ciências Humanas - UNICAMP, 2012-03)
La provincia de Santiago del Estero, ubicada en la región noroeste de la Argentina, constituye un origen tradicional de importantes corrientes migratorias laborales transitorias. Estas corrientes modificaron su conformación ...