Essays about: "Women’s rights"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 74 essays containing the words Women’s rights.

  1. 1. The Swedish women's choice of birthplace : Can Sweden offer similar financed birthplace benefits as in the United Kingdom and the Netherlands?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Natalia Englund; [2019]
    Keywords : home birth; place of birth; hemförlossning;

    Abstract : At the beginning of the 20th century, major technological changes occurred in maternity care in Europe. In connection with the introduction of good hand hygiene, advance medical equipment and use of disinfectants in the hospitals, obstetricians quickly noticed that maternal mortality decreased. READ MORE

  2. 2. "We fight hard to make sure that we bring peace" - A study of women's organisations and peacebuilding in Liberia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Matilda Halling; [2019]
    Keywords : peacebuilding; peace; building; women s organisations; Liberia;

    Abstract : Since the adoption of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 in 2000 it has become a frequently repeated argument that the participation of women makes peacebuilding processes more sustainable. Women’s involvement in peacebuilding is often connected to a long-term perspective, despite this little research have been carried out to examine how long-term peacebuilding is exercised in practise, leaving the understanding of the concept incomplete. READ MORE

  3. 3. Det sjätte massutdöendet : hinner vi lära oss leva ansvarsfullt innan Big Six inträffar?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Johan Öhrmalm; [2019]
    Keywords : massutdöende; massutrotning; biologisk mångfald; biodiversitet; jämställdhhet; familjeplanering; befolkningsutveckling; miljöförstöring; korruption;

    Abstract : Människans påverkan på naturen har fått stora konsekvenser, direkt i form av jakt, fiske och skogsavverkning för jordbruk, och indirekt genom global uppvärmning pga. växthusgaser. Biotoper för vilda djur minskar, vilket leder till minskning av den biologiska mångfalden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Traces of Secularism in Danish Development Policy on Gender Equality

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender

    Author : Vivi Larsen; [2019]
    Keywords : Development Policy; Secularism; Secular Feminism; Danish Secularism; Gender Equality; Women s Rights; Religion; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The thesis seeks to do a discursive analysis of the articulation of religion’s role in promoting gender equality in Danish development policies. The empirical material analysed is that of official development policies regarding gender equality and statements from the Minister of Development Cooperation in the area of gender equality and freedom of religion and belief. READ MORE

  5. 5. Promoting Women's Rights : The Case of Sweden's Feminist Foreign Policy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elin Apelgren; [2018]
    Keywords : women s rights; feminism; feminist; foreign; policy; minister; rights; instrumental;

    Abstract : .... READ MORE