Essays about: "jämställdhet"

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  1. 1. The myths and hazardous life of asphalt labourer : A pre-study on work environment and gender equality in the asphalt paving industry

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Pipar Julia Bahri; [2020]
    Keywords : Asphalt; road construction; male-dominated industries; safety work; gender equality; microwave heater; attractive workplace; Asfalt; vägarbete; mansdominerade industrier; säkerhetsarbete; jämställdhet; mikrovågsvärmare; attraktiva arbetsplatser;

    Abstract : Road construction work is often regarded to be a dirty and strenuous job. The asphalt paving industry is male-dominated with a low percentage of women. This master thesis is part of Human Work Sciences at Luleå University of Technology's participation in the SMMART (Swedish Magnetite Microwave Asphalt Road Technology) project. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gender Equality, Development and Effective Humanitarian Aid: A study of UNHCR’s gender policy from a Human Rights perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Miranda Lann; [2020]
    Keywords : Gender; Humanitarian aid; Refugees; Development; Women’s rights; UNHCR; Social Sciences; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : Armed conflict displaces a large number of people every year. Today, over 60 million people are estimated to have been forced from their homes because of circumstances beyond their control. Organizations such as UNHCR work to create sanctuaries for them to have their basic needs satisfied. READ MORE

  3. 3. Humor as a Mirroring Self- Reflection : A Case study of a subversive Deaf Humor Aiming the Spotlight at the Hearing Majority

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Forum för genusvetenskap och jämställdhet

    Author : Audrone Cirkelyte; [2020]
    Keywords : Deaf humor; Humor theories; Otherness; Deaf culture; Deaf identity; Disability; Intersectional gender studies;

    Abstract : Humor builds the ground to share the common and the uncommon, to ease the uneasiness, to laugh at oneself and the other. It is amusing and rebellious, revealing the obvious from the obscure and challenging the unchallenged. READ MORE

  4. 4. Understanding influential factors in the choice of the selection process : A neglected aspect of the research literature on business incubators

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

    Author : Frida Nilsson; Karin Sundbeck; [2019]
    Keywords : Business Incubators; Selection process; National Incubator Program; Organizational factors; External factors; Government-funded.; Företagsinkubatorer; Selektionsprocess; Nationella inkubatorprogrammet; Organisatoriska faktorer; Externa faktorer; Offentligt finansierade;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to enhance the understanding of what factors influence the choice of the selection process in government-funded business incubators. The study was conducted as an abductive multiple case-study of selection processes in Swedish government-funded business incubators. READ MORE

  5. 5. Honour-based violence and help-providers in Finland - What are the help providers doing to help women of colour seeking help and how do they conceptualize other important collaborators?

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Forum för genusvetenskap och jämställdhet

    Author : Fairuz Muthana; [2019]
    Keywords : : honour-based violence; multi-theoretical aspect; othering; racial ignorance; patriarchy; gender; help-provider; negligence; culture; human rights discourse; intersectionality;

    Abstract : Although Finland is deemed to be a female-friendly country, it has been criticized for the inability to eradicate violence committed specifically against women. According to the Finnish League for Human Rights, – who work closely with immigrant women suffering from honour-based violence, which is the type of violence focused on in this paper – Finnish social workers nor police are well equipped to deal with women suffering from honour-based violence. READ MORE