Essays about: "non-material needs"

Found 4 essays containing the words non-material needs.

  1. 1. Understanding social value creation : A process study of Romanian beggars and Swedish volunteers

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Charles Follet; Irina Eva Ianko; [2015]
    Keywords : Social value creation; process; subjective well-being; immigrant beggars; voluntary program;

    Abstract : There were several attempts to conceptualize the social value creation process. Previous literature does not commonly consider a non-material approach, using mainly quantitative practices which are not in line with the characteristics of social value.This thesis contributes to the current social value creation studies in two ways. READ MORE

  2. 2. Neglected Needs? : Establishing the extent to which non-material needs of children in emergencies are met by the national disaster plans of Jamaica

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Jonathan Hall; [2013]
    Keywords : children; child protection; child wellbeing; emergency; disaster; non-material needs; family reunification; psychosocial support; education;

    Abstract : This paper seeks to review the national disaster plans of Jamaica from the perspective of child protection and wellbeing in emergencies. The focus of the review is on needs associated with education, psychosocial support and family reunification (including care of unaccompanied and separated children) as these needs are often given less priority in an emergency. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Potential of Permaculture in AddressingFood Insecurity in Karamoja District, Uganda

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Anastansia Musana Namululi; [2011]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; permaculture; food insecurity; selfreliance;

    Abstract : Achieving food security in its totality continues to be a challenge in developing nationsespecially those in Africa. The root cause of food insecurity in developing countries is theinability of people to gain access to food due to poverty (Pinstrup-Aderesen, 2002). READ MORE

  4. 4. The right to health and right to intellectual property in the EU. Analysis of the internal and external policies.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Beata Faracik; [2002]
    Keywords : Human Rights Law and Intellectual Property Rights; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : It is very common nowadays to speak of an ''information society'' in which control of information or information based knowledge has replaced control over matter as an ultimate source of economic power. The intellectual creations protected through patents, trade marks, copyrights etc constitute often a huge part of the companies' intangible assets. READ MORE