Essays about: "Orphan children"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the words Orphan children.

  1. 1. ”Love and patience is most important” : A qualitative interview study about the views and experiences from physical therapists working with orphan children diagnosed with cerebral palsy in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Åsenlöf: Fysioterapi; Uppsala universitet/Åsenlöf: Fysioterapi

    Author : Kajsa Samuelson; Frida Lidén; [2020]
    Keywords : Cerebral palsy; Orphan children; Physical therapy; Social support; Love;

    Abstract : Background: Cerebral palsy (CP) is a diagnosis found worldwide. Literature indicates the importance of teaching families how to support the child. Orphan children are an exposed group and if the child also is diagnosed with CP the child is even more exposed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Human development is the success : A field study on Ssenyange Education Centre's work with orphans in Uganda

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

    Author : Beatrice Frimodig; Charlotte Wilck; [2017]
    Keywords : orphan; orphans; inclusion; exclusion; care; uganda; belonging; human development; public issues; private troubles; identification; identity; orphanage; ssenyange; education; grounded theory; social sustainability; social change; field study; living condition; children; comfort; social science;

    Abstract : This essay presents a field study executed at Ssenyange Education Centre, in Uganda. At this day school/boarding school/orphanage the children’s living conditions has been examined during two months through participating observations and informal conversations. Grounded theory has inspired this research’s methodological approach. READ MORE

  3. 3. Orphaned children´s school attendance in Kenya

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Andreas Wigren; [2016-09-16]
    Keywords : Human Capital; Education; Kenya; Orphans;

    Abstract : This paper aims to investigate how school attendance differs for orphan children living at orphanages and orphan children living in the family based care called “Kinship care” in Nairobi, Kenya. The data was retrieved through qualitative interviews with 55 orphan children in Nairobi during a five weeks period in April and May 2016. READ MORE

  4. 4. SOCIAL AND CULTURAL BARRIERS TO EDUCATION Strategies to increase access to education for children living with HIV in Vietnam: A Minor Field Study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan

    Author : Linda Verngren; [2016]
    Keywords : Stigma; HIV AIDS; education; power and capital; inequalities; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores stigma in regards to access to education for children affected by HIV/AIDS in Vietnam and strategies to overcome stigmatization. This study is based on previous research which claims that HIV-related stigma causes isolation, bullying and social exclusion among affected groups. READ MORE

  5. 5. A White Orphan’s Educational Path in British India : A Postcolonial Perspective on Rudyard Kipling’s Novel Kim

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Karin Uhlén; [2016]
    Keywords : Rudyard Kipling; Kim; postcolonial theory; pedagogy; the British Empire; India; white orphan children; father figures.;

    Abstract : In this essay Rudyard Kipling’s novel Kim (1901) is dealt with from a postcolonial perspective, and the aim is to show how three father figures - Colonel Creighton, Mahbub Ali and the lama - individually influence Kim’s education. Furthermore, how their point of view on education and parenting can be used to understand the larger concepts of postcolonialism and the pedagogy of Empire. READ MORE