Essays about: "Foreign born women"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the words Foreign born women.

  1. 1. Interpretation of maternity care in Sweden : Voices of immigrant women and healthcare professionals from a region in Halland.

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Eirene Efemini; [2020]
    Keywords : Childbirth; Foreign born women; Immigrant women; Maternal health; Maternity care; Midwives; Pregnancy;

    Abstract : Pregnant immigrant women are a vulnerable population with respect to access and navigation of maternity care service. They have to deal with the challenges of  navigating a health system in a new country which in most cases is unknown to them while tackling issues such as communication, language, and an unfamiliar healthcare system. READ MORE

  2. 2. Violence against women with temporary residence permit : An analysis of judgements from the Migration Court

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionenUmeå universitet/Juridiskt forum

    Author : Linnéa Svensson; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The Swedish government has an equality goal that men´s violence against women must stop, the government has also signed several international obligations to eliminate discrimination and violence against women. The number of people that moves to Sweden due to family ties is steadily increasing and research has shown that foreign born women have an increased risk of being exposed to male partner violence. READ MORE

  3. 3. Job Search Assistance in Sweden: The Role of Mentorship and Support & Matching Programs in Migrant Women’s Job Searches

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Selin Altindis; [2017]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Currently, there are different programs based on job search assistance to provide career guidance and job match for foreign-born unemployed individuals in Sweden. Regarding job search assistance programs, this study examines the roles of mentorship programs and support & matching programs in Malmö and Lund, Sweden, where one of the program goals is to increase participation of foreign-born women in the Swedish labour market. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bridging the integration gap : The relationship between women's employment, childcare costs and integration policies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ivar Ahlroos Källhed; [2016]
    Keywords : Integration policies; employment; women; childcare;

    Abstract : There is an unexplained gap in employment between native-born and foreign-born women in most European countries and it is not evident how it can be closed. This essay studies some possible explanations of the gap by looking at the effect of childcare costs and integration policies, through regression analysis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Alibaba Group’s Market Entry and Expansion in The United States

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : He Caroline; [2015]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: We are today doing business in a global and increasingly digitalized world where e-commerce has become a significant approach for companies to be successful and to reach a bigger market. Alibaba Group is today considered to be the world’s largest e-commerce company and was founded in 1999 by Jack Ma, a former English teacher from Hangzhou, China. READ MORE