Essays about: "role of education in development of country"

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  1. 11. Todo el País, Uruguay in transformation : ICT transforming rural Uruguay

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för medier och journalistik (MJ); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för medier och journalistik (MJ)

    Author : Alexander Karlsson; Nellie Marand; [2015]
    Keywords : ICT; ICT4D; Education; Empowerment; Social Capital; Capabilities; Strengthening; Uruguay; MEC; ;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of our research was to study the role and impact that ‘information and communication technologies’ and the MEC centers might have on the Uruguayan society. We want to examine how MEC and ICT usage could affect daily lives of marginalized people in Uruguay. READ MORE

  2. 12. Determinants of Human Capital : A study on Swedish municipalities

    University essay from ;

    Author : Laura Tuicu; Jan Simko; [2015]
    Keywords : Human capital; Human Capital Index; Education; Creative class; Health; Regional development; Swedish municipalities;

    Abstract : It is widely accepted that human capital plays a positive role in a country’s and region’s economic growth and productivity. In recent times, regions are in need of new ways to keep their competitive advantage when faced with modern day challenges such as globalization or technological advances. READ MORE

  3. 13. Motivations, Ambitions and Options : of Secondary School Students in Rural Mozambique

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Linn Nygren; Julianne Lindner; [2015]
    Keywords : Mozambique; dis Empowerment model; Secondary School Students; Motivations; Ambitions; Options.;

    Abstract : Previous research attributed many positive developments to education, such as increasing employment opportunities, reducing gender inequality and stimulating empowerment. This research will, however, look more closely into what secondary education means to the students themselves by involving their own perceptions. READ MORE

  4. 14. Sustainable knowledge sharing : An analysis of learning and management of knowledge in a water supply project in the Syrdarya region in Uzbekistan

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskaplig kommunikation och lärande (ECE)

    Author : Henrik Rydberg; [2015]
    Keywords : Knowledge sharing; community of practice; technical assistance project; water supply project; sustainable development; sustainable learning.; kunskapsdelning; professionella arbetsgemenskaper; tekniska biståndsprojekt; vattenförsörjning; hållbar utveckling; Uzbekistan.;

    Abstract : This Master thesis in Science of Engineering and of Education at KTH (Royal Institute of Technology) in Stockholm is conducted on the basis of a Minor Field Study financed by the Swedish International Development Agency, SIDA. The thesis aims to describe and analyze the process of learning and the knowledge exchange that occurs in a technical assistance project. READ MORE

  5. 15. Climate Change Adaptation Strategies in the Philippines - a Case Study within the Leyte Region

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Victoria Zalameda; [2015]
    Keywords : sustainable development; climate change adaptation; disaster risk reduction; institutions; Leyte; Philippines;

    Abstract : In light of the most recent devastating natural disaster event of the Philippines brought upon by Typhoon Haiyan (locally known as Yolanda) on November 8, 2013 that displaced and affected millions in its wake, this thesis attempts to look into the country’s status of preparedness and response to climate-related disasters. Amidst the socio-economic challenges facing this impoverished country are the environmental challenges and proneness to natural hazards that problematize adaptation, recovery, and redevelopment efforts for the country. READ MORE