Essays about: "MFS"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 150 essays containing the word MFS.

  1. 1. Public place, female space : a proposed structure plan for Kihinani, Zanzibar which includes women in the planning process

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

    Author : Hanna Axelsson; Louise Nederman; [2019]
    Keywords : urban planning; women; informal settlements; developing country; public space; Zanzibar; MFS;

    Abstract : The urban population is rapidly expanding and Africa has the fastest growing population in the world. Zanzibar Town is the urban, densely populated area in Zanzibar, a semi-autonomous island state in Tanzania. During the last fifty years, the population has increased by 630% in the city. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mobile Finance and Financial Risk A Study of Mobile Financial Services, its Value Model and the Distribution of Risk

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Axel Sievers; [2019]
    Keywords : Mobile Financial Services; Avanza; Economic Geography; Finance; Financial transactions; Core; Periphery; Uneven development; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate the effects of mobile financial services on the behavior of young adults on the financial market, particularly how mobile financial services effect the distribution of risk amongst consumers. The risk examined are twofold; how the risk of a financial transaction looks like for both the consumer of the financial instrument and the distributor (Avanza) and how the risk assumed in a financial transactions differ for consumers in different geographies (core and periphery). READ MORE

  3. 3. Educating students about sex is like giving them a gift, without being allowed to open it. - A study about students’ attitudes towards Sexual and reproductive health and rights education in Moshi, Tanzania.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Josefine Sandqvist; Emelie Yngheden; [2019]
    Keywords : Attitudes; Education; Knowledge; Tanzania; Moshi; Secondary school; Sexual and reproductive health and rights; SRHR; MFS; Minor field studies;

    Abstract : The study was conducted in Moshi, the regional Capital of Kilimanjaro region, Tanzania. It was financed by Sida’s Minor Field Study scholarship in March and April 2019. READ MORE

  4. 4. Voicing Women’s Rights: Being and Becoming a Women’s Rights Activist in Assam, India

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Ida Scharla Løjmand; [2018]
    Keywords : Women s rights movements; Women s rights; Habitus; Capital; Assam;

    Abstract : This thesis is based on a minor field study (MFS) with the aim of investigating what habitus and forms of capital facilitate women’s rights activism in Assam, India – a state described as highly patriarchal but also a place where women enjoy higher status than elsewhere in the country. Using the concepts of capital and habitus and elements from social movement- and feminist theory, I analyze interviews with eight Assamese women’s rights activists. READ MORE

  5. 5. Midwives' experience of perineal rupture prevention : a Minor Field Study in Indonesia

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola; Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Anna-Karin Heikkilä; Hannah Reisinger; [2018]
    Keywords : Midwives; Perineal ruptures; Prevention; Childbirth; Experience; Knowledge; Barnmorskor; Perinealbristningar; Förebyggande; Förlossning; Erfarenhet; Kunskap;

    Abstract : Background The complications of getting affected by perineal ruptures by giving birth can cause anxiety and consequences that affect the daily life of the woman. Over ninety percent of Indonesian midwives had neither acquired any basic skills nor received any further professional development training in this area during the three years following their graduation. READ MORE