Essays about: "Lesotho"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the word Lesotho.

  1. 1. The increasing neonatal mortality in Lesotho : An explorative case study

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Utveckling och internationellt samarbete

    Author : Mikaela Stadig; [2021]
    Keywords : Lesotho; Neonatal mortality; Case Study; Social Determinants of Health.;

    Abstract : Child mortality rates do not only reflect the development in a society but also reflect access to basic health interventions and socio-economic conditions. The uneven distribution of child mortality rates is a matter of inequity. READ MORE

  2. 2. A review of the use of scientific knowledge in environmental impact assessment reports for dam construction.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Memory Kamoyo; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : It is estimated that 3,700 major dams are either planned or under construction, notably in developing countries. Dams can pose a threat to fish diversity, as one of the biggest impacts of damming is habitat fragmentation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Lebollo and Gender-Based Violence Perceptions of Men in Lesotho

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Internationell mödra- och barnhälsovård (IMCH)

    Author : Thapelo Mabale; [2020]
    Keywords : Gender-based violence; traditional male circumcision; Lebollo; women beating perceptions;

    Abstract : Gender-based violence (GBV) has reached a state of epidemic proportion globally and in particular in Africa. There have been a few studies that have been conducted on GBV in Sub-Saharan Africa. Lesotho, situated in the heart of South Africa has one of the highest prevalence of GBV. READ MORE

  4. 4. Costs and benefits of using the Rand as common currency in southern Africa

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Bettina Chlond; [2018]
    Keywords : monetary union; Rand; Common Monetary Area; South African Reserve Bank; Taylor Rule; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Do monetary unions between developing economies support sustainable economic development for the members? Previous research has only considered traditional research methods to examine costs and benefits of monetary unions in developing regions. This thesis applies new measures to determine how the operation of institutions encounters specific problems of developing economies for the case of the Common Monetary Area in southern Africa. READ MORE

  5. 5. Women and Mobile Money in Lesotho: Intended and unintended consequences of mobile money usage in Morija

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Lina Marcussen; [2018]
    Keywords : mobile money; women; Lesotho; financial inclusion; gender equality; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Limited access to formal banking leaves large shares of the population in developing countries underbanked or unbanked. One tool believed to enhance financial inclusion is the financial service mobile money, which has spread quickly especially in Africa. READ MORE