Essays about: "poverty"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 914 essays containing the word poverty.

  1. 1. Factors Influencing Child Trafficking: An analysis of cases reported in Ghana

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Joseph Agbeko Yadoglah; [2018-09-25]
    Keywords : Child Trafficking; Ghana; ; Victims; Traffickers; Traffickers; Exploitation; Victimology; Victimization;

    Abstract : Trafficking in persons is a global challenge. Several millions of victims are affected by trafficking annually. Most of these victims are children who are exploited sexually and into forced labour. There have been global concerns on the occurrence of trafficking and Ghana as a country, has been placed on the tier 2 watch list by the United States. READ MORE

  2. 2. QUEST FOR QUALITY EDUCATION FOR ALL PRIMARY SCHOOL CHILDREN IN KENYAPERSPECTIVES ON UWEZO INITIATIVE IN WEST POKOT COUNTY

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Nancy Mang’eni; [2018-08-25]
    Keywords : quality education; education for all; marginalized communities; Kenya; Uwezo;

    Abstract : Aim:The study seeks to analyse the social, economic and political factors driving education marginalization in West Pokot County and assess the intervention and influence of Uwezo initiative in attaining literacy and numeracy among school children in West Pokot County. Lastly the study also intends to analyse the impacts of Uwezo in transforming the community in relation to quality education in West Pokot County. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Product development in low income markets : Identifying user needs and approaches in design in a low income market, with focus on the water filtration market in Malaysia

    University essay from KTH/Produkt- och tjänstedesign; KTH/Produkt- och tjänstedesign

    Author : NATALIA LINDGREN; JULIA HEDE MORTENSEN; [2018]
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    Abstract : The water situation in Malaysia is not ideal. Due to the unsatisfactory quality of the piped water, the demand of domestic water filters in Malaysia is increasing. At the same time, 40 percent of the Malaysian population are described as a low income group who are especially vulnerable against increases in living costs. READ MORE

  5. 5. HEALTH DISPARITIES OF AFRICAN-AMERICANS IN A LIFE COURSE PERSPECTIVE IN COMBINATION WITH INCARCERATION

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Anna Maria Lami; [2018]
    Keywords : crime; disparities; health outcome; incarceration; life-course perspective; social determinants;

    Abstract : Poverty it is said to have harsh outcomes on one's antisocial or even delinquent behavior. Other factors as well lead an individual to antisocial behavior those are the environment that they are living, and their genes that have passed from one generation to the other one. READ MORE