Essays about: "importance of women in the society"

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  1. 21. Transforming Society: State Responsibility to Eradicate Gender Stereotypes in Georgia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Ketevan Akhobadze; [2015]
    Keywords : Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : No country has yet achieved full gender equality and one of the reasons is the stereotypical attitudes towards characteristics and roles of men and women. International community has acknowledged that gender stereotypes are an obstacle to full realisation of human rights of women and men and the obligation to tackle those has been included in the Convention on Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). READ MORE

  2. 22. Women’s rights and the well-being of the Rwandan family

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Consolee Uwihangana; [2014-06-25]
    Keywords : empowerment; family; gender relations; human rights; Rwanda; family well-being; women’s rights.;

    Abstract : The main objective of this study was “How the promotion of the rights of women can lead to the improvement of the well-being of the family in Rwanda.” Human rights are fundamental entitlements adopted to protect the dignity and worth of the human being. Despite this, worldwide, women have been and are still discriminated against. READ MORE

  3. 23. Migration, Education and Women’s Empowerment: A Case Study of Sub-Saharan African Women Immigrant in Gothenburg, Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Epiphanie Mukundiyimana; [2014-02-10]
    Keywords : Sub-Saharan African female migrant; education; gender equality; women’s empowerment;

    Abstract : Migration is a multidimensional phenomenon, which expands the opportunities for productivework and leads to a wider perspective among migrants. Female migration from sub-SaharanAfrica (SSA) to Western Europe has gained importance during recent years and has been linkedto a variety of factors, including social and economic contexts, the level of poverty, genderequality and political instability in the sending countries. READ MORE

  4. 24. Who gets to decide the path to peace? : - A study of the participation of women during the peace process in Burundi and the obstacles for their participation. 

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Malin Göransson; [2014]
    Keywords : women; peace process; participation; obstacles; Burundi;

    Abstract : The participation of women in peace processes has received increased attention in recent years and it is possible to identify several arguments of why it is of importance to include women to a larger extent. As the debate regarding the presence of women in peace processes is focused around the importance of including women to a larger extent, it can be valuable to further explore the role of women in peace processes in terms of their participation and the obstacles present for their participation. READ MORE

  5. 25. Homosexual Women's Quest for the Invisible Visibility : How a Minority within a Minority perceive themselves through Print Advertising

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för mediestudier

    Author : Beatrice Granath; [2014]
    Keywords : Gender; gay media; homosexual women; advertising imagery; homosexual identity; print media;

    Abstract : Introduction: Visibility within advertising can generate acceptance and normalization in society, hence it is a powerful media that is of utmost importance for the homosexual group. Portrayals in advertising equal an admission as citizens, which homosexual women are currently neglected as media circumscribe male homosexuality as norm. READ MORE