Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words HOW CAN WE REDUCE POVERTY.

  1. 1. Gender gaps and poverty traps in Mexico's labor markets

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Isaac Lopez Moreno Flores; [2020]
    Keywords : gender gaps; informality; labor force participation; multidimensional poverty; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This research evaluated the existence and magnitude of different gender gap dimensions in the Mexican labor markets using a cross-section database from 2018. We also analyze how narrowing these gender gaps can contribute to reduce poverty levels in Mexico. READ MORE


    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Karl Marteliusson; [2018]
    Keywords : Circular Economy Automotive Design;

    Abstract : This project is questioning our modern way of life. With the current capitalistic economy we are draining the world on resources and creating inequality among people. It is often said the the capitalistic system is lifting people out of poverty and there is no better way. READ MORE

  3. 3. Agricultural Intensification and Livelihood Strategies of Female Farmers in Babati District, Tanzania - A Minor Field Study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Marcus Bengtsson; Maria Klerfelt; [2014-10-29]
    Keywords : Agricultural; intensification; gender; Tanzania; livelihood; household; typologies; female; farmers; babati;

    Abstract : In many parts of the world and especially in Sub-Saharan Africa and Tanzania, where the majority of the poorest people live, agriculture is the way to make a living. Life in agriculture is in many ways marked by gender inequality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Capacity Building for Smallholders - Experiences from a field study in Malawi

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Mia Hackelsjö; Elin Nilsson; [2014-01-17]
    Keywords : capacity building; smallholders; Malawi; human capital; agricultural development; economic growth;

    Abstract : Agriculture is the livelihood for the majority of the world’s rural population and development in the sector is thus highly relevant in order to reduce poverty for a great share of the poorest. In this paper the aim is to investigate how capacity building activities can improve smallholders’ life situation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Postpartum Haemorrhage in Humanitarian Crises : Obstacles and facilitators to the adoption of the non-pneumatic anti-shock garment (NASG) into humanitarian settings

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Clare Lofthouse; [2014]
    Keywords : postpartum haemorrhage; complex emergency; humanitarian; non-pneumatic anti-shock garment; innovation; diffusion;

    Abstract : In 2013 around 289,000 women died from what was categorised as maternal complications. This figure is likely to be higher as only 40% of the world has an adequately function health reporting system (WHO et al 2014, p.1). Severe bleeding causes around 27% of all maternal deaths; this is the single biggest threat to pregnancy and childbirth. READ MORE