Essays about: "Welfare"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1731 essays containing the word Welfare.

  1. 1. Identifying and supporting young carers in Sweden : School social worker’s perspectives

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Mengqi Chen; [2021-07-01]
    Keywords : Young carer; School social work; Child; Childhood; Parentification; Child welfare;

    Abstract : Research on young carers has been enriched over recent decades, but there are still many gaps to be explored. There is a lack of local research in many countries about the prevalence, identification, and interventions of young carers. Few studies have explored the experiences and perspectives of professionals in different fields. READ MORE

  2. 2. Falling through the net: An exploratory qualitative study of food poverty and food insecurity in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Stephanie Rost; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : Food poverty; Food insecurity; Poverty; Welfare State; Sweden;

    Abstract : When thinking of food poverty, Sweden may not be the first country that comes to the forefront of your mind. Indeed it appears as a somewhat neglected field of study in a country that while maintaining a presentation as a social democratic welfare state, is experiencing a growth in the number of those not able to feed themselves. READ MORE

  3. 3. Formal Foster Care in Ghana; The Experiences and Perceptions of Foster Children and Foster Parents

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Tabitha Naa Akuyea Addy; [2021-02-03]
    Keywords : Formal Foster Care; Belonging; Foster Care Agency; Ghana;

    Abstract : This paper reports on an exploratory qualitative study of seven (7) foster children and four (4) foster parents in formal foster care in Ghana using in depth semi structured- interviews. The sample was selected purposively from placements by a foster care agency and the Department of Social Welfare in Ghana. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sambandet mellan fysisk aktivitet och hull hos hund : en jämförelse av enkätsvar, kroppshull och registrerad fysisk aktivitet med accelerometer samt pedometer

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Beatrice Lindehag Oja; [2021]
    Keywords : accelerometer; aktivitetsmätning; enkät; hund; hull; fysisk aktivitet; pedometer;

    Abstract : Fysisk aktivitet utgör en viktig del av en hunds liv. Samband mellan hull och fysisk aktivitet har identifierats i ett flertal studier, och då överhull har kopplats till diverse hälsoproblem, är det av vikt att ur ett djurvälfärdsperspektiv vidare utreda sambandet mellan hull och fysisk aktivitet hos hund. READ MORE

  5. 5. Investigating off-grid systems for a mobile milking facility

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Energy and Technology

    Author : Musadag Mohamed Salah Eldin Elzein; [2021]
    Keywords : off-grid systems; renewable energy RE; Solar PV; biofuels; insight maker; HOMER;

    Abstract : This study examined the possible renewable energy sources that can provide the necessary power for a mobile Off-grid Automated Milking System (AMS) at a grazing pasture. This involved choosing the most cost effective, environmental friendly and sustainable mean for a mobile AMS which aims to be operating between months of May to September at a rate of milking 20 cows per day. READ MORE