Essays about: "Role of women in the development"

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  1. 1. “Smart economics” within Family Planning : An analysis of the framings of Family Planning initiatives and their relation to “smart economics”

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Moa Göransson; [2022]
    Keywords : Family planning; smart economics; feminist critique; development; contraceptives; human rights;

    Abstract : This study examines a chosen set of prominent actors within family planning initiatives aimed toward the global South to find out if there are traces of “smart economics” within the framings of the initiatives. The smart economic framework has received critique for instrumentalising women and using gender equality as a tool rather than a goal. READ MORE

  2. 2. Women, Protest and Democracy:Analysing the Role of Women in Nonviolent Resistance Movements and Democratisation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Maud Kuijpers; [2022]
    Keywords : Nonviolent resistance; women’s participation; democratisation; egalitarian democracy;

    Abstract : This study aims to shed light on the gendered dynamics of nonviolent resistance and democratisation. Illuminating the role that women can play in the democratisation processes can help underline the importance of women's empowerment. READ MORE

  3. 3. womens role development in the big four audit firms

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : ibraahim Abiib; Vasiliy Khan; [2022]
    Keywords : Auditing; Big 4; Institutional Theory; Role Theory; Social Role Theory; Images; Gender;

    Abstract : Background: In recent decades about as many women as men have been recruited to the auditing industry. On the other hand, it seems difficult for women to reach higher positions and they are underrepresented in certain ways. READ MORE

  4. 4. I'll have what he's having : can a bank increase the financial equality?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Cecilia Olander; [2022]
    Keywords : Economics; Entrepreneurs; Equality; Feminist theory; Finance; Strategy; Sustainable business models; Sustainability reporting; Sustainability strategy;

    Abstract : In Sweden, women own half as much as men, in the agricultural sector only 18% of business owners are women. Women tend to be viewed as more risk-averse than men by bank officials. Research has shown that young entrepreneurs are described differently depending on their genders. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gender Gap in Cycling: Investigating the Role of the Gendered Meanings Attached to Cycling in Lyon, France

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Léa Gaudron-Arlon; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Urban Cycling; Gender Gap; Feminist Research; Qualitative Research; France;

    Abstract : Women tend to be underrepresented among cyclists in many Western cities. The literature on gender and cycling identifies two main reasons to explain the gender gap: differences in risk aversion, and unequally shared domestic responsibilities. READ MORE