Essays about: "Population ageing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 95 essays containing the words Population ageing.

  1. 1. Rethinking social care services for elderly persons in Zambia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Annette Hatembo; [2022]
    Keywords : Ageing; elderly people; family; community; caregiving; old people’s home; social care.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Elderly people in Zambia face numerous challenges resulting from high poverty levels, stigma, and social exclusion, poor service provision in old people's homes, and lack of proper care and support from family and the public. In addition, changes in population ageing have also resulted in increased longevity affecting the obligatory responsibilities of the state and the family to meet individual needs in caregiving adequately. READ MORE

  2. 2. THE USE OF ELEVATORS FOR EVACUATION IN RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Jiajia Li; [2022]
    Keywords : Elevators; residential buildings; Evacuation; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This study focuses on the human factors associated with elevator use during evacuation in residential buildings. An online survey is conducted to explore seven factors that may influence people’s choice of elevators in China and the United Kingdom, including floor height, waiting time for elevators, crowd density in front of elevators, mobility limitations, instructions, fire location concerning people’s current location, and information about reliability of elevators during evacuation. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Impact of Population Aging on Residents' Consumption: The case of China

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Zhang Chen; [2022]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to examine the impact of population ageing on consumption. We chose to put our focus on China as it is a rapidly growing economy and has the largest elderly population in the world that since 2000 has been classified as having an ageing population. READ MORE

  4. 4. Age management in Swedish organisations

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Foster Kwasi Britwum; Isak Lindeberg Svensson; [2022]
    Keywords : Age management Swedish organisations Job Recruitment Training Development Promotion Flexible Working Practice Ergonomics Job Design Changing Attitudes;

    Abstract : The population is ageing globally due to improved health care, better medication, and good socio-economic progress, therefore leading to the population ageing globally. A decrease in fertility has as well led to a new age structure of fewer younger populations to an older population. READ MORE

  5. 5. Mapping the EU's landscape of high performing healthcare startups

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Maximilian Schoenberg; [2022]
    Keywords : EU healthcare; healthcare innovation; healthcare startups; healthcare entrepreneurship; Crunchbase;

    Abstract : European Union (EU) healthcare systems are under financial and pandemic related pressure and will face further challenges not only due to a lack of medical workers and an ageing population. Technical innovation is seen as one of the ways to diffuse this ticking time bomb. READ MORE