Essays about: "disparity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 178 essays containing the word disparity.

  1. 1. Gender differences in Northern India's healthcare : Some health care workers’ experiences

    University essay from Högskolan Väst/Institutionen för hälsovetenskap

    Author : Linnea Stjernholm; [2022]
    Keywords : Gender equality; Gender norms; Gender; Health care.;

    Abstract : Background: A movement to improve women’s healthcare was started in 1885. Since then a lot of improvements have been made, but in order to provide all genders with equal healthcare, society has to pay more attention to gender disparity. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Diminished Success of Nonviolent Conflicts : A quantitative analysis

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Jonas Holmberg; [2022]
    Keywords : nonviolent conflict; nonviolent resistance; nonviolent struggle; success; mobilization; resilience; leverage; NAVCO;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the decline in success of nonviolent conflicts. While nonviolent conflicts are known to have higher efficacy compared to violent conflicts, this disparity has decreased since the 1990s. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ultrasound Imaging Velocimetry using Polyvinyl Alcohol Shelled Microbubbles

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Ida Johansson; [2022]
    Keywords : Ultrasound imaging velocimetry; ultrasound contrast agents; polyvinyl alcohol; microbubbles; echo particle image velocimetry; Ultrasound imaging velocimetry; ultraljudskontrastmedel; polyvinylalkohol; mikrobubblor; echo particle image velocimetry;

    Abstract : Current research within the field of ultrasound contrast agents (UCAs) aims at developing capsules which are not only acoustically active, but also have a chemically modifiable surface. This enables use in new areas, including targeted drug delivery and theranostics. READ MORE

  4. 4. From short-term profits to long-term value: Incorporating ESG in private equity : A qualitative analysis of ESG implementation into the investment process of Nordic private equity firms

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Wilhelm Kruse; [2022]
    Keywords : ESG; Private equity; Impact investing; Regulations; Investment process; Socially Responsible Investments.;

    Abstract : The concept Enviromental, Social and Governance (ESG) has become an issue of growing importance and relevance, with sustainability-related investments soaring in the recent decade. In Sweden, private equity represents a large portion of the capital markets. As a result, private equity is an intriguing case study in developing ESG investments. READ MORE

  5. 5. Evaluating an Automated Method for Digitizing Detailed Plans : Using a Swedish Municipality as Test Case

    University essay from KTH/Geoinformatik

    Author : Linnea Bergmark; [2022]
    Keywords : GIS; digitization; maps; georeferencing; vectorization; detailed plans; automated digitization; GIS; digitalisering; kartor; georeferering; vektorisering; detaljplaner; automatiserad digitalisering;

    Abstract : Frågan om digitala detaljplaner är mer relevant än någonsin i Sverige efter nya direktiv från svenska myndigheter som ålägger kommunerna att digitalisera delar av sina planarkiv. Att digitalisera redan existerande detaljplaner är en tidskrävande process, vilket innebär att effektiva automatiserade metoder kan bli värdefulla för att kunna spara tid. READ MORE