Essays about: "adolescent girls"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 50 essays containing the words adolescent girls.

  1. 1. Refugee girls’ education lost in transit : A qualitative case study on refugee adolescent girls’ education in transit countries during covid-19.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Layla Hassan Lunge; [2022]
    Keywords : Refugee girls; Covid-19; Education; Transit countries; Gender parity; Inequality;

    Abstract : Education for refugee adolescent girls has faced formidable barriers in transit countries during Covid-19. This thesis is a qualitative case study of the effects of Covid-19 on refugee adolescent girls' education in a transit country (Egypt). READ MORE

  2. 2. Victims by default: producing asylum narratives of adolescent girls

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för tema

    Author : Dimitra Moustaka; [2021]
    Keywords : Adolescent unaccompanied girls; girls-survivors of gender-based violence; asylum interview; victimhood; violence; power of the state; intersectionality;

    Abstract : This research focuses on unaccompanied or separated adolescent girls who have survived gender-based violence and have sought asylum in Greece. It seeks to explore the interpretations and identities that asylum and psychosocial professionals assign to the girls and to research whether and how the process of the asylum interview may shape the narrative of violence and victimhood of the girls and predefine their self-representation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Boys Will Be Boys? A Study of the Menstrual Health Literacy amongst Adolescent Boys and the Human Right to Education in the Township of Langa, South Africa

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Maja Shapiro; [2021]
    Keywords : gender and development; menstrual health; critical menstrual studies; education; the human rights; adolescent boys; south africa;

    Abstract : The study was conducted throughout November 2021 in the township of Langa, in the Western Province of Cape Town, South Africa. The purpose of the study is to explore the menstrual health literacy of adolescent boys through collecting data capturing knowledge, experiences and attitudes. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Gendered Approach to Understanding Salinity Intrusion Impacts: A Case Study on a Coastal Region of Bangladesh

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Dilafroze Khanam; [2021]
    Keywords : Climate change; Salinity intrusion; Gender roles; Social insecurities; Gender equality; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study sheds light on the salinity-induced social insecurities of coastal women and adolescent girls of Bangladesh and shows how salinity contributes to creating and intensifying those insecurities. Moreover, the study explores the gendered division of labor and shows how coastal females’ gender roles are accelerating to their deprivation and disadvantaged situation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Female adolescent basketball players performance on Y-balance Test, a motor control test battery and hip abductor strength before and after a seven weeks preventive biomechanics program : An uncontrolled pilot intervention study

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för hälsa, lärande och teknik

    Author : Camilla Skogh; [2021]
    Keywords : Adolescent; basketball; biomechanics; hip strength; motor control; prevention; Y-balance test;

    Abstract : Background: Basketball is one of the most popular physical activities in the world and lower limb joints are constantly exposed to physical stress. Girls have been shown to perform athletic movement with an adverse biomechanical profile with high risk for injury. READ MORE