Essays about: "Poverty"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 883 essays containing the word Poverty.

  1. 1. HEALTH DISPARITIES OF AFRICAN-AMERICANS IN A LIFE COURSE PERSPECTIVE IN COMBINATION WITH INCARCERATION

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Anna Maria Lami; [2018]
    Keywords : crime; disparities; health outcome; incarceration; life-course perspective; social determinants;

    Abstract : Poverty it is said to have harsh outcomes on one's antisocial or even delinquent behavior. Other factors as well lead an individual to antisocial behavior those are the environment that they are living, and their genes that have passed from one generation to the other one. READ MORE

  2. 2. Child prostituion in Southeast Asia : A qualitative case study on the factors that contributes to child prostitution in Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and The Philippines

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Linnéa Johansson; [2018]
    Keywords : Child prostitution; Southeast Asia; Thailand; Cambodia; Vietnam; The Philippines; Sexual exploitation; Children;

    Abstract : This study researches the issue of child prostitution in the Southeast Asia region. Child prostitution is a horrible phenomenon which is affecting millions of children worldwide and lives on despite the world’s knowledge about it and a lot of actors fighting to end it. READ MORE

  3. 3. Big Goals - Small Island: Will Fiji achieve sustainable food security? : Comparing the plans and policies built by the Fijian government under the Millennium Development Goals and Sustainable Development Goals

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Helene Elvira Berg Henriksen; [2018]
    Keywords : Food security; Vulnerability; Poverty; Small Island Developing States; Republic of Fiji;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how global development goals affect Fijian plans and policy strategies to achieve food security. The concept of food security is vast and complex, as several development issues contribute to the difficulty in achieving such security. READ MORE

  4. 4. Potential consequence of sustainable development : a study based on the Sustainable Development Goals and Timor-Leste

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Josefin Lloyd-Pugh; [2018]
    Keywords : sustainable development; timor-leste; the sustainable development goals; social development and The United Nations;

    Abstract : Sustainable development has been overpowered by the urge and haste to develop political economic growth over the will to sustain and develop social development. Sustainable development has become the buzz-word of the last centuries and is commonly used as voices around the world are demanding leadership and international policies on poverty, inequality and climate change. READ MORE

  5. 5. Political Buddhism and the Exclusion of Rohingya in Myanmar : Exploring targeted religious nationalism using Myanmar's Muslim Rohingya minority as a case study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Simon Knuters; [2018]
    Keywords : Rohingya; Myanmar; political Buddhism; ethnicity; nationalism; refugees;

    Abstract : The Rohingya Muslim minority, originally living in Rakhine state in western Myanmar, has been marginalized and harassed for decades. The Rohingya minority has been stateless since 1982 and they strive to become Burmese citizens. READ MORE