Essays about: "Poverty Alleviation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 65 essays containing the words Poverty Alleviation.

  1. 1. Communicating online microfinance as an effective poverty alleviation tool: a case study of Kiva

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Stuart Grant; [2018]
    Keywords : Microfinance; Chains of equivalence; Kiva;

    Abstract : Microfinance is a significant component of financial inclusion, which has come to the fore in contemporary developmental literature and practice. It has been used as a poster child of millennial development. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring Multidimensional Poverty and Microfinance Programmes Impact: Poverty Alleviation In Rural Bangladesh.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Stella Amoateng Asante; [2018]
    Keywords : HMP; microfinance; microfinance loans; multidimensional poverty; poverty alleviation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper examines multidimensional poverty and the effectiveness of microfinance loans in alleviating it using household survey panel data on Bangladesh. Microfinance is an innovative method to financial development of the poor, yet controversial. READ MORE

  3. 3. A critical analysis of the alternative energy-poverty discourse with a case of Kasese district in Uganda: New sites, actors, identities, language, and visions of power

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Adventino Banjwa; [2017]
    Keywords : Alternative energy technologies; Poverty Alleviation; Sustainable Development; Post-development theory; Critical Discourse Analysis; Uganda; Kasese district; Champion District Initiative.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : One of the central themes in recent sustainable Development debates is the idea that alternative energy technological solutions can also alleviate poverty in parts of the global South. This idea is earmarked in this study as the alternative energy-poverty discourse. READ MORE

  4. 4. Can the Clean Development Mechanism bring Community Co-benefits? A case study of the Kachung Forest Project, Uganda

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

    Author : Karin Edstedt; [2017]
    Keywords : Climate change mitigation; CDM; afforestation; local livelihood implications; climate justice; Uganda; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Global warming is one of the greatest challenges of our time. To globally reduce green house gas emissions, the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) was created under the Kyoto Protocol. READ MORE

  5. 5. Success Factors and Challenges for E-learning Technologies in the Namibian Higher Education System : A case study of the University of Namibia

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Christoffer Mässing; [2017]
    Keywords : E-learning; success factors; challenges; developing countries; ICT; ICT4D; qualitative case study; Namibia; higher education; open and distance learning; access; user motivation; user attitude; user awareness; systematic approach; evaluation and analytical challenges; transforming the education;

    Abstract : Education is one of the deciding factors for poverty alleviation and economic growth. Governments of developing countries is struggling to meet the demand for qualitative education and the nation of Namibia is no exception. READ MORE