Essays about: "development workers"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 423 essays containing the words development workers.

  1. 1. Looking into the black box: The roles of development workers in enhancing climate resilience and gender equality for ethnic minority women through the EmPower project in Vietnam

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hong Hanh Nguyen; [2022-01-18]
    Keywords : feminist political ecology; development workers; climate change; gender equality; ethnic minorities; Vietnam;

    Abstract : The climate change-gender nexus has increasingly become the arena in which adaptation interventions take place. One such intervention is the EmPower program in the Asia-Pacific region by UN Women and UNEP. This research is a case study on how one program component on women’s renewable energy entrepreneurship is implemented in Vietnam. READ MORE

  2. 2. Development of Unloading Station by Concept Generation and Ergonomic Evaluation

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik

    Author : Alex Kauppi; [2022]
    Keywords : Product development; Scania; Ergonomics in production; SES RAMP; Workers collective; Lean;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a product development project done at Scania Ferruform in Luleå. The process that was used is called Stage-Gating which means that the project is divided into gates. READ MORE

  3. 3. Rethinking social care services for elderly persons in Zambia

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

    Author : Annette Hatembo; [2022]
    Keywords : Ageing; elderly people; family; community; caregiving; old people’s home; social care.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Elderly people in Zambia face numerous challenges resulting from high poverty levels, stigma, and social exclusion, poor service provision in old people's homes, and lack of proper care and support from family and the public. In addition, changes in population ageing have also resulted in increased longevity affecting the obligatory responsibilities of the state and the family to meet individual needs in caregiving adequately. READ MORE

  4. 4. Relieving skilled workers from routinetasks with automation : Evidence from an RPA automation of administrative social work in the Swedish municipality Ronneby – a synthetic control approach

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Vincent Karlberg Hauge; [2022]
    Keywords : Automation; Robotic Process Automation; Synthetic Control Method; Financial aid;

    Abstract : With the continuously growing importance of technological development and automation, it is vital to separate the wheat from the chaff and distinguish the effective automation from the lesser. Previous economic research typically investigates automation on a sector or national level. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Effect of Workplace Autonomy on Environmental Performance: A study on the individual workers’ autonomy in an organization and how it affects a company’s environmental performance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Adrian von Glahn; Tobias Källerfelt Korall; Fredric Idmark; [2022]
    Keywords : environmental performance; environmental sustainability; autonomy; workplace autonomy; self-determination theory; Business and Economics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the relationship between workplace autonomy and environmental performance. The relationship is measured through Scope 1 CO2 equivalent (CO2e) emissions and through a quantitative study. Previous research found that autonomy is not a widely researched field for environmental performance purposes. READ MORE