Essays about: "children development"

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  1. 1. Young Children's Opportunities towards Development and Attachment at an Orphanage in Uganda

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan

    Author : Emma Jonerud; Alida Karlman; [2017]
    Keywords : Uganda; Orphanage; Children s development; Attachment; Cultural aspects.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Author: Alida Karlman and Emma JonerudTitle: Young Children's Opportunities towards Development and Attachment at an Orphanage in UgandaSupervisor: Bodil RasmussonAssesor: Malin ArvidsonThis study was performed at the orphanage Sanyu Babies Home in the capital city Kampala of Uganda and became possible with the financial support through the Minor Field Study (MFS) scholarship from SIDA. The purpose of the study was to view how the employees promoted children’s attachment and development with the existing conditions at the orphanage. READ MORE

  2. 2. Who is left out? : Hidden Patterns of Birth Under-registration; A Case Study about Iran

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Sahba Samadi Dezfouli; [2017]
    Keywords : Birth registration; Legal identity; Statelessness; Iran; Bottleneck Analysis; Sustainable Development Goals; SDGs;

    Abstract : Universal full coverage of birth registration by 2030 is one of the sustainable development targets which itself is of great significance for the accomplishment of many development goals such as poverty eradication, inclusion, as well as improvement of several health factors. Despite the importance of this topic, not much academic attention has been paid to study the problem of birth under-registration from the perspective of development studies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Physical and psychosocial effects related to sleep inchildren with neurodevelopmental disorders : A study of the relationship between motor proficiency, sleep efficiency and possible influencing factors

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi (PSY)

    Author : Frida Williamsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Low motor proficiency; Sleep disturbances; Neurodevelopmental disorders; Developmental Coordination Disorder; Autism Spectrum Disorder; Attention- Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; Self-efficacy; Physical activity; Mental health; Children; Utvecklingsneurologiska störningar; Fysisk aktivitet; Sömneffektivitet; Barn;

    Abstract : The purpose of the study was to examine the relationship between sleep patterns, motor proficiency and commonly co-occurring neurodevelopmental disorders in children, attitude to physical activity, mental health, and age. The study also looked at differences in sleep efficiency, as well as, perceived adequacy in physical activity between typically developing children and children with low motor proficiency. READ MORE

  4. 4. The PedaGoGo. Teaching children computer programming

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Moa Persson; Henrik Steenari; Malin Thelin; Fredrik Thune; [2016-11-14]
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    Abstract : The aim of this report is to describe the development a programmable physical toy, designed to teach children, aged ten to twelve, computer programming concepts. As technology and computers play anincreasingly large role in our society, the desire to teach young minds programming is growing. READ MORE

  5. 5. Determinants of under-5 mortality in Uganda: an econometric analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Johanna Stenström Johansson; [2016-08-25]
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    Abstract : Infant and child mortality rates are among the most important indicators of child health, nutrition, implementation of key survival interventions, and the overall social and economic development of a population.Economics include the study of child health and mortality for various more or less direct reasons: The health and productivity of adults is influenced by their health as children, and there may be an associated effect on the development of countries and economic growth. READ MORE