Essays about: "Vulnerable childhood and adolescence"

Found 3 essays containing the words Vulnerable childhood and adolescence.

  1. 1. Generating socio-emotional learning in children and adolescents living in vulnerable conditions: : Perceptions of practices

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för socialt arbete (SA)

    Author : Carolina Camacho Ortiz; [2020]
    Keywords : Socio-emotional Learning; Vulnerable childhood and adolescence; Mental Health; Program Implementation; Resilience; Protective factors; Facilitators Education; Psychosocial Education.; Aprendizaje socioemocional; Niñez y adolescencia vulnerable; Salud mental; Implementación de programas; Resiliencia; Factores protectores; Educación de facilitadores; Educación psicosocial.;

    Abstract : Many children and adolescents that live under vulnerable social conditions in Latin America and Colombia do not have access to quality programmes that focus on psychosocial education based on socio-emotional learning. Research evidence on practices used by programme facilitators is still underdeveloped in the region. READ MORE

  2. 2. ADOLESCENT SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH AND RIGHTS (SRHR) IN INFORMAL URBAN SETTLEMENTS: Changes, Challenges and Life-Strategies of Adolescent Girls Living in Kibera, Nairobi

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Anna Helena Malmi; [2016]
    Keywords : Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights; Adolescence; Gender; Life-Strategies; Urban poverty; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The increasing urbanization trends in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) and the proliferation of urban poverty together with the explosion of informal urban settlements have lead to a shift in the international poverty alleviation agenda from the focus on rural poverty to an increased emphasis put on the particularities of urban poverty. Kenya is one of the fastest urbanizing countries in SSA and the majority of the population in its capital Nairobi, reside in informal urban settlements and live under the national poverty line. READ MORE

  3. 3. "With their clothes in a bag" - Social exclusion and criminality in the welfare state

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Yasmine Svan Saarela; [2014]
    Keywords : welfare; social exclusion; criminality; civil service; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Noting an inattention to the actual individuals who are impacted by drug policy in the public discourse, this thesis was written to examine the Swedish civil service’s role in creating and maintaining social exclusion. It is a qualitative exploration of the processes of exclusion in a western welfare state and its effects on individuals. READ MORE