Essays about: "Rwanda"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 112 essays containing the word Rwanda.


    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sofia Nyström; [2019-02-12]
    Keywords : Burundi; maternal health; maternal mortality; policy; Rwanda; Sub-Saharan Africa;

    Abstract : Maternal mortality is one of the most critical contemporary development challenges as itaccounts for a substantial number of deaths every year, despite the fact that we today havethe medical knowledge to prevent it. Sub-Saharan Africa is the most affected region,accounting for more than half of the world’s maternal deaths. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Problem With Problematising Rural Electrification

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Darcy Boyes; [2019]
    Keywords : Electric Poverty; WPR Approach; Rwanda; Kenya; Rural Electrification; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The modernisation of the Global South is a complex and often overwhelming task. However, one of the most cross-cutting issues is often overlooked. The arena of energy poverty – specifically electric poverty in rural areas and how state policies tackle this problem - is one that often discussed in the wider development discourse. READ MORE

  3. 3. A cross-sectional study examining the association between litaracy and unmet need for contraception among women in Rwanda.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Internationell mödra- och barnhälsovård (IMCH)

    Author : Antigoni Papaioannou; [2019]
    Keywords : literacy; contraceptive use; unmet need; reproductive and sexual health; DHS-data.; παιδεία; αναλφαβητισμος; χρήση αντισυλληψης; ανεκπληρωτες ανάγκες; αναπαραγωγική και σεξουαλική υγεία.; läskunnighet; preventivmedel; obehövligt behov; reproduktiv och sexuell hälsa; DHS-data.;

    Abstract : Introduction:Rwanda is one of the countries in Sub-Saharan Africa with the most remarkable health achievements. However, Rwanda is still one of the countries with a high unmet need (34%) and high prevalence of unintended pregnancies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Water management for agriculture under a changing climate: case study of Nyagatare watershed in Rwanda

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Madeleine Green; [2019]
    Keywords : climate change; hydrological model; SWAT; CROPWAT; Nyagatare; Rwanda; marshland; watershed; climate model; irrigation; rice crop;

    Abstract : Sub-Saharan Africa is today facing a big challenge regarding food deficiency and water scarcity due to climate change. One of these countries is Rwanda, a small landlocked country in the middle of Africa. Rwanda strongly depend on agriculture, both in the aspect of reducing poverty and hunger but also because their economy security depend on it. READ MORE

  5. 5. Immunity from arrest? - An analysis of obligations for State Parties to the Rome Statute to arrest and surrender a Head of State of a state not party to the Statute in a situation referred to the ICC pursuant to a UN Security Council resolution

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Maria Sandén; [2018]
    Keywords : Public international law; International criminal law; Immunity; Head of State immunity; Customary international law; Rome Statute; International Criminal Court; ICC; UN Security Council; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The International Criminal Court (ICC) was created as a compliment to domestic courts in the global fight against impunity. However, customary international law has afforded Heads of State with immunity from prosecution, even for serious international crimes. READ MORE