Essays about: "role of ngo in india"

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  1. 1. NGOs, EDUCATION & ACCOUNTABILITY

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Paulina Dahl; [2017]
    Keywords : Accountability; NGO; Education; India; Poverty Reduction; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : During the last three decades, the number of NGOs within the educational field in India has increased dramatically due to the Indian government struggling with providing free quality education. NGOs in India have been praised for their contribution to development, but also criticized for inefficiency and lack of accountability. READ MORE

  2. 2. Environmental Education and Gender: Voices from India and Brazil

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för naturvetenskap, miljö och teknik

    Author : Analice Nogueira Martins; [2016]
    Keywords : Gender; education; environment; India; Brazil; NGO; Paulo Freire;

    Abstract : Dramatic changes in the environmental patterns represent a threat to human beings and life on this planet. However, due to differences in the social roles and rights between women and men, a gender perspective is essential to understand how these changes in the environment are affecting individuals in their societies. READ MORE

  3. 3. An examination of seed saving as a technology of resistance: A case study within the premises of a biodiversity conservation farm in Uttarakhand, India

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos; [2013]
    Keywords : India; seed saving; resistance; Swaraj; food sovereignty; Navdanya; organic farming; small-scale farmers; traditional ecological knowledge; emancipation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The thesis aims to understand if seed saving practiced by oppressed small-scale farmers and peasants who are affiliated with Navdanya can be seen as a technology of resistance against the dominant agri-food industrial paradigm. Another aim is to find out how political and cultural meanings are attached to seed saving. READ MORE

  4. 4. "Empowerment is to do things without having to ask for permission" - A study of self-help groups' role in empowering women in the slums of Mumbai

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan

    Author : Josefine Lennartson; Felicia Svensson; [2012]
    Keywords : Empowerment; India; SHGs; NGOs; women; Mumbai; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Creating Non-governmental Self-help groups (SHGs) has been a common thing in India since the early 1990’s. Studies show that the SHGs usually empower their members in different ways. READ MORE

  5. 5. IN_SITU - An investigation of functions and future strategies for Leprosy Colony

    University essay from SLU/Landscape Architecture (until 121231)

    Author : Johanna Bratel; Stina Hellqvist; [2011]
    Keywords : Bangalore; enabling strategies; gentrification; India; integration; landscape architecture; slum upgrading;

    Abstract : The world is urbanizing and many cities in developing countriesare unable to accommodate the masses of new city residents.Slums are an immediate response to this process, and in Indiaover 50% of the urban population lives in slums. READ MORE