Essays about: "empowerment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 613 essays containing the word empowerment.

  1. 1. The Nurse's Role in the Care of Females with Urinary-incontinence in South Africa : - An empirical study

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för omvårdnad; Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för omvårdnad

    Author : Sofia Spjuth; Sara Elomri; [2019]
    Keywords : Empowerment; female; nurse; urinary incontinence.;

    Abstract : Summary Background: Urinary incontinence is a condition in which the patient experience involuntary leakage of urine. It is a significant global health issue which annually affect millions of people. READ MORE

  2. 2. When Traditional Power Structures are Trembling : A qualitative analysis of aid agencies focus on gender roles and contribution to potential changes in those following the earthquakes in Nepal 2015.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elina Hedman; [2019]
    Keywords : Disaster; gender; women; vulnerability; humanitarian aid; earthquake; Nepal; empowerment; window of opportunity; double disaster; qualitative content analysis.;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how and to what extent humanitarian aid organizations strategically focus on gender roles following disasters, and how they contribute to potential changes in gender roles. The case selected for the study is Nepal after the 2015 earthquakes where the reports of four international humanitarian aid organizations were examined through a qualitative content analysis. READ MORE

  3. 3. The female labor market and gender equality

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Joel Canderhed; Victor Fingal; [2018-09-19]
    Keywords : Gender equality; Educational equality; Health equality; Political equality; Labor market; Service sector employment;

    Abstract : This paper is a cross-national panel study evaluating how education-, health- and political dimensions of gender equality are affected by the size and composition of the female labor market. The hypothesis is that improving labor force participation and female employment in the service sector have a positive relationship with the dimensions of gender equality. READ MORE

  4. 4. REFUGEE WOMEN’S ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT THROUGH SELF-RELIANCE? Evidence from Uganda

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Brigita Dantaite; [2018-09-14]
    Keywords : self-reliance; strategy; empowerment; Uganda; refugees; settlements;

    Abstract : This qualitative study focused on refugee women’s economic empowerment in Uganda, a country known for its progressive refugee policies built upon the notion of self-reliance. While one of the aims of the self-reliance approach is empowering refugees, there is a gap in the literature addressing the impact of self-reliance on refugee women, who constitute the majority. READ MORE

  5. 5. Girl Empowerment and Child Marriage: Empowering girls to prevent and end child marriage in Zambia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Namwiinga Chitempa; [2018-07-23]
    Keywords : Child marriage; Empowerment; girl child; significance.;

    Abstract : Child marriage is human rights violation that violates the rights of a girl child and robs her of her innocence. It is a widespread social problem that cuts across the globe.The purpose of the research was to investigate the significance of using empowerment as a strategy towards preventing and ending child marriage in Zambia. READ MORE