Essays about: "practices"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2139 essays containing the word practices.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Empowered at Dusk - A Qualitative Study About Sex Work Activism in Kampala

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Hanna Jörnéus; Paula Pönkänen; [2017-01-24]
    Keywords : Sex work; Activism; Peer support; Empowerment; Uganda; Safer Sex Work;

    Abstract : Sex workers around the world have always suffered from discrimination and stigmatization. This puts them in a vulnerable situation because of little social support. In the Ugandan context, sex workers suffer from stigma due to both legal and cultural practices. READ MORE

  3. 3. Embrace the Change: An embedded case study on the role of change agents in bringing about management accounting change

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Angelica Richtnér; Anna von Grothusen; [2017]
    Keywords : Change Agent; Management Accounting Change; Formal Change Process; Institutionalisation; Performance Management;

    Abstract : This paper explores the role of change agents across organisational levels and units in the process of management accounting change. By using an embedded single case approach, an in-depth understanding is received of how the role of change agents should be exercised and by whom. READ MORE

  4. 4. “You can choose your friends, but not your neighbours” : A field study of the informal practice of restorative justice and its ties to community resilience in rural communities in Nakuru County, Kenya

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Ebba Berggrund; [2017]
    Keywords : restorative justice; community resilience; ADR; Kenya; culture of silence;

    Abstract : The justice system in the east-African country Kenya has long been subject to severe corruption and lengthy bureaucracy.  Both historical and current injustices have been left unattended and unaddressed, obstructing community resilience. READ MORE

  5. 5. Negotiating Identity : A sociolinguistic analysis of adult English speaking immigrants in Sweden

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Mojca Visnjar; [2017]
    Keywords : Identity negotiation; linguistic repertoire; Spracherleben; chronotope; language ideology.;

    Abstract : Due to increased transnational migration and globalisation, English has come to have a high status in Sweden, and is used in daily communication. The purpose of this research is to investigate how immigrants with English as their first language, negotiate their identity in Sweden, how they construct the need to (not) speak Swedish, and, finally, how their linguistic trajectories inform us about their linguistic ideologies and reported practices. READ MORE