Essays about: "Child Health"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 220 essays containing the words Child Health.

  1. 1. Missing the mark on malaria?A quantitative study of the effects of the 2007 Malawian malaria treatment change on under-five mortality

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Cecilia Smitt Meyer; [2020-02-18]
    Keywords : Under-five mortality; Difference-in-difference; Malaria; Malawi;

    Abstract : Malaria continues to impose a high burden on the Malawian population, in particular on children under the age of five, accounting for about 20 percent of all deaths among under-fives in 2000. In an effort to curb these numbers, the Malawian government launched a new Malaria Strategic Plan in 2005, aimed at reducing malaria morbidity and mortality. READ MORE

  2. 2. THE WELL-BEING OF ACADEMICALLY RESILIENT STUDENTS IN GERMANY Reanalysis of PISA 2015 data using Structural Equation Modeling

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Deborah Elin Siebecke; [2020-01-22]
    Keywords : Academic Resilience; Disadvantaged High-Achievers; Well-Being; Academic Performance;

    Abstract : Aim:This study aims at investigating the well-being of academically resilient students, as well as examining a possible effect of well-being on achievement. In doing so, this study attempts at contributing to a smaller research gap concerning the well-being of academically resilient students. READ MORE

  3. 3. Erfarenheter gällande växtetablering på förskole- och skolgårdar i Stockholms län : möjligheter och utmaningar för att skapa grönare utemiljöer

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Hanna Nee; [2020]
    Keywords : skolgård; förskolegård; växter; växtetablering; vegetation; gröna gårdar;

    Abstract : Det här är ett examensarbete inom landskapsarkitektutbildningen vid Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet i Ultuna. Uppsatsen redovisar en studie av situationen gällande växtetablering på förskole- och skolgårdar i Stockholms län, som ämnar ringa in betydelsefulla faktorer och lämpliga tillvägagångssätt för en lyckad växtetablering och för att kunna skapa grönare gårdar. READ MORE

  4. 4. Quality of Life, Sleep and Physical Activity in Swedish Children & Adolescents

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, CHILD

    Author : Muhammad Ishaq; [2020]
    Keywords : sleep; quality of life; vigorous physical activity; disability;

    Abstract : All humans desire to have a good quality of life i.e. living in relation to their goals, expectations, standards and concerns in life. The quality of life is related to healthy lifestyle, therefore, practicing health behavior is crucial for children and adolescents as the habits developed in early life persist in later life. READ MORE

  5. 5. Female Empowerment and Early Childhood Health Investments: The Long-Term Effect of Matrilineal Kinship in Sub-Saharan Africa

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Eric Nordqvist; [2020]
    Keywords : Matrilineality; cultural persistence; female empowerment; child health investments.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : How we choose to invest in the future generations is becoming increasingly imperative as researchers learn more about the long-term consequences of early childhood. The early-life literature suggests that empowered mothers invest more into their children and that matrilineal females are more empowered than patrilineal counterparts. READ MORE