Essays about: "Tanzania"

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  1. 1. Are polygamous marriages to be considered a human rights violation or a human rights realization in the contexts of Sweden and Tanzania?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Christine Lothe Nordvik; [2017-06-28]
    Keywords : Polygamous marriages; Universalism; Cultural Relativism; Human Rights;

    Abstract : This two-case study “Are polygamous marriages to be considered a human rights violation or a human rights realization in the contexts of Sweden and Tanzania?” focuses on whether polygamous marriages can be considered a human rights violation in line with Universalism and the violation of women’s rights, or a human rights realization in line with Cultural Relativism and cultural and religious rights, in the contexts of Sweden and Tanzania. The research consists of two components. READ MORE

  2. 2. Corporate Social Entrepreneurship: Shaping Identities in Private-led Solar Technology Dissemination

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Lukasz Szychlinski; [2017-01-26]
    Keywords : Tanzania; sustainable technology; private-led development; participatory development;

    Abstract : UN's 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development sets the agenda for global development in the nearfuture and aims to end poverty through the involvement of the private sector in global developmentissues and the promotion of entrepreneurial practices and environmentally sound technologies.Tanzania is a country where the government encourages private-led distribution of public servicesto battle problems related to poverty. READ MORE

  3. 3. Intimate Partner Violence and Double Consciousness : A Case Study on Female Perceptions of IPV in Babati, Tanzania

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Utveckling och internationellt samarbete

    Author : Marilia Hansby; [2017]
    Keywords : IPV; gender oppressive norms; patriarchy; perceptions; double consciousness; Tanzania;

    Abstract : Demographic and Health Surveys from 2015-16 as well as previous research suggest that a majority of women in Tanzania justify intimate partner violence (IPV) and that such violence is very prevalent. Semi-structured interviews with women in rural and urban Babati, Tanzania, were conducted in February-March 2016, in which women gave conditional answers to questions on justification of IPV. READ MORE

  4. 4. Lantbrukares möjligheter att utveckla sin verksamhet som effekt av en Plan Vivo-certifiering : en fallstudie av lantbrukare i Kagera, Tanzania

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Simon Johansson; Oscar Norberg; Jean-Claude Nzobonimpa; [2017]
    Keywords : Verksamhetsutveckling; Certifiering; Fallstudie; Tanzania; Agroforestry; Plan Vivo; Entreprenörskap;

    Abstract : Lantbrukare i Afrika söder om Sahara möter en rad utmaningar i form av fluktuerande tillväxt i ekonomin, stora svängningar i råvarupriser, bristande infrastruktur, torka och ökande erosion som gör jordbruket sårbart för klimatförändringar. Dessutom begränsas lantbrukarens möjligheter till verksamhetsutveckling av tillgången på kapital, tidigare kunskap, kontaktnät och förmåga att hantera risker. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gender roles and perceptions about improved Community-Based Health Insurance : A case study in Babati, Tanzania

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Utveckling och internationellt samarbete

    Author : Evelina Flodkvist; [2017]
    Keywords : Gender differences; Decision-making; Health care; Behavioural Model of Health Services Use; Separate Spheres;

    Abstract : People´s access to safe health care is not as common as one might think. Today with new and different health insurances and improved health policies people should in theory have safe health care. Although numerous of health insurances exist, targeting large parts of populations, there are still many issues with them. READ MORE