Essays about: "Uganda"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 462 essays containing the word Uganda.

  1. 1. Agency in Urban Refugee Spaces : Refugee-led efforts and spaces in Kampala

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Johannes Larsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Agency; Hannah Arendt; Kampala; Refugee-Led Organizations; Refugee-Led Networks; A Sense of Community; Resilience;

    Abstract : This thesis explores agency in urban refugee spaces and the factors and skills seen to facilitate refugee journeys towards self-reliance in protracted situations. An ethnographic case study was carried out in Kampala, Uganda, where observations and conversations were held with refugee leaders, business owners, and with practitioners at refugee-led organizations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Male Victims of Conflict-Related Sexual Violence in Uganda

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Ida Lyng Bengtsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Conflict-Related Sexual Violence; Sexual and gender-based violence; men; male victims; Gender identity; Masculinities; Hegemonic masculinity; Uganda;

    Abstract : Abstract This research is dedicated to increasing the understanding of the phenomenon of conflict-related violence against men. The topic of conflict-related violence against men has through history been unnoticed, unaddressed, and unrecognized in the field of gender-based violence. READ MORE

  3. 3. The effect of COVID-19 pandemic on the stock of three antibiotics in healthcare facilities in Uganda: a prospective cohort study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kvinnors och barns hälsa

    Author : Cèlia Ventura-Gabarró; [2022]
    Keywords : Global health; antibiotic resistance; antibiotic consumption; Uganda; COVID-19; pandemic; ABR;

    Abstract : Background There has been an increase in antibiotic consumption in the last decades in lower income countries, still, it is insufficient to meet everyone’s needs. Ensuring access to them is essential to lower the burden of disease and mortality, as well as to accomplish the Sustainable Developmental Goals. READ MORE

  4. 4. Construction of “pandemic pregnancy” : A frame analysis on how the perception of teenage pregnancy shifted in Ugandan newspapers from pre-COVD to COVID period

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Shuk Yan Chan; [2022]
    Keywords : Teenage pregnancy; COVID-19; Uganda; Crisis; Frame analysis; Vulnerability; Gender-based violence; Framing; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : During the COVID-19 pandemic, there are many reports of an increase in teenage pregnancy in developing countries. The media portrays girls as more vulnerable to gender-based violence and forced marriage in times of crisis, leading to a worsening situation of early pregnancy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Putting down new roots: The political economy of relevance for ‘climate-smart’ agriculture in rural Uganda.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Johannes Temm; [2022]
    Keywords : climate-smart agriculture; political ecology; smallholder adaptation; phenomenology; land use management; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : A growing body of literature within political ecology is concerned with the exercise of political and economic power within climate change policies (Robbins, 2020). In this thesis, I explore the political economy of Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA), using methodological reflections and empirical material from a case study of a Ugandan smallholder agricultural community. READ MORE