Essays about: "Abigail Leffler"

Found 2 essays containing the words Abigail Leffler.

  1. 1. A Communication Analysis for UNICEF Lebanon - A media landscape of Lebanon, media consumption habits of Syrian refugees and potential C4D interventions to promote social inclusion and child/youth protection for Syrian children and youths in Lebanon

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS); Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Yee-Yin Yap; Abigail Leffler; [2017]
    Keywords : Bullying; C4D interventions; child protection inclusion; children youth; communication channels; digital media; early marriage; gender-based violence; interpersonal communication channels; Lebanon; media channels; media consumption habits; media landscape; public service; refugees; sectarianism; sexual harassment; social communication; Syrian refugees; traditional media; UNICEF Lebanon.;

    Abstract : The objective of this study is to put forward informed C4D recommendations to help organizations like UNICEF combat the situation for Syrian refugee children and youths in Lebanon, who through displacement and resettling into the complex Lebanese socio-political landscape may be at risk of becoming a lost generation. This paper focuses on the prevention and elimination of actions such as bullying, sexual harassment, gender-based violence, and early marriage. READ MORE

  2. 2. Multilingualism and Multiculturalism in Communication for Development. A Case Study from The Healthcare Prevention Sector in Nigeria

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Abigail Schteinman Leffler; [2015]
    Keywords : Africa; Cross-cultural communication; Intercultural communication; Intercultural mediation; Healthcare communication interventions; Communication for Development campaigns; Interpreting; Language strategies; Multilingual Communication for Development; Nigeria; Translation;

    Abstract : PurposeThis research takes Nigeria and the healthcare prevention sector as a case study to describe the manner in which the non-profit sector is presently dealing with the challenge of communicating in a multilingual/multicultural environment. The intention is to identify the linguistic factors that affect the design of healthcare prevention interventions, indicate language strategies that are being used and potentially single out opportunities for improvement. READ MORE