Essays about: "challenges of unemployment"

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  1. 1. Evaluating how intensive Information and Communication Technology courses can help bridge the Gender Digital Divide

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Zoë Wyon; Sofia Sundbom; [2019]
    Keywords : Gender Digital Divide; Information and Communication Technology; Evaluation; Evaluation Framework; Tanzania; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Inclusion in the digital society can lead to improved communication and access to information which increases informed decision making and productivity for individuals and businesses. In turn, this has a positive effect on the socio-economic development of a country. READ MORE

  2. 2. Differentiated vulnerabilities and capacities for adaptation: A case study on household adaptation to water shortage in Gaborone

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Josefine Lund Schlamovitz; [2019]
    Keywords : Adaptive Capacity; Botswana; Climate Change Adaptation; Gaborone; Intersectionality; Vulnerability; Water Shortage.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Provision of freshwater to urban residents remains a significant global challenge. A challenge whose impendent success in many regions is further threatened by climate change and urbanization projections, subsequently increasing the pressure on urban water supply. READ MORE

  3. 3. Universal Basic Income and Sweden : -A simulation of the Swedish economy

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Maksat Allaberdyev; [2018]
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    Abstract : What if you could separate your salary from work, what would happen? How would individuals in a society react? Would they invest more in human capital, would they work halftime or at all? These are questions that follows if Universal Basic Income (UBI) would be implemented. What is Universal Basic Income? UBI is a suggestion of a welfare system where every month the state gives its citizens a sum of money without conditions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Another White Elephant: FAILING DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS IN KENYA

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Simon Falconer; [2018]
    Keywords : Development projects; failed; economic growth; foreign aid; Kenya;

    Abstract : Economic growth of a country is determined by its ability to sustain the various development projects. Failure of the projects is, therefore, an indication of socio-economic stagnation as the nation lacks the capacity to provide the essential services and infrastructure. READ MORE

  5. 5. A STAKEHOLDER ASSESSMENT STUDY: A DIGITAL RETURN-TO-WORK APPLICATION FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH MENTAL ILLNESS

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Patrik Engdahl; [2018]
    Keywords : E-health; Empowerment; ICT- technology; Mental illness; Return-to-work;

    Abstract : A Stakeholder assessment study: a digital return-to-work application for individuals with mental illness PATRIK ENGDAHL Background: Depression and anxiety related mental illness is one of the most common factors for reduced health in Europe, and often result in unemployment. ICT-technology is believed to have an important part in the future regarding delivery of adequate welfare service and care. READ MORE