Essays about: "poverty"

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  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. Sino-African relations and ODA in the 21st century

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Pedagogik; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Matilda Dunfjäll; [2018]
    Keywords : China; Africa; public expenditure; development aid; south-south cooperation; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the relationship between Chinese aid and public expenditure in human development sectors in African nations. This is achieved through analysing the change of public expenditure in the education and health sectors of the top two African recipients of Chinese ODA – Ethiopia and Cote d’Ivoire, with an extended analysis to an additional five nations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Challenges of transforming a Business Model to a Sustainable Business Model - A case study based on IKEA and Tetra Pak

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Martin Alexander Schneider; Viviana Bermudez; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Business Model; Sustainable Business Model; Challenges; IKEA; Tetra Pak; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Climate change, poverty, inequality and the increase of strict regulations - these are just a few of the factors contributing to the rise of sustainability in today’s corporate environment. As society and the worldwide population are affected by these omnipresent changes, it becomes inevitable for companies to transform their business models in order to respond to demands concerning sustainability. READ MORE