Essays about: "social awareness in india"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the words social awareness in india.

  1. 1. Changing the Gendered Mindset - A Qualitative Study on Engaging Young Men in Mumbai to Achieve Gender Equality

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Petronella Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Changing mindsets; Gender equality; India; Men Against Violence and Abuse; Patriarchy; Socialization;

    Abstract : As gender-based discrimination and violence against women continues to be a critical human rights issue across the world there is a growing demand of engaging men in transforming the relations, norms and the inequal social structures. Even though there are many laws and policies in place to protect women’s rights they are poorly implemented due to the fact that society and social institutions do not fundamentally support them. READ MORE

  2. 2. Social Innovations and its Barriers of Scaling Social Impact - A case study on Bangalore

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Frida Zahlander; [2019]
    Keywords : Social innovation; Scaling social impact; India; Bangalore; Social ventures; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The world is currently facing many great challenges, including a rising inequality as a result of the benefits occurring from economic development accrues to some individuals on the expense of others. This is an issue which is even more significant in the Global South. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Globalising Local Craft : enhancing collaboration between Indian rural artisans and Swedish IKEA designers

    University essay from Konstfack/Industridesign

    Author : Josefin Strid; [2017]
    Keywords : Cultural Awareness; Design; Social Entrepreneurs; Textiles; India; Co-creation; Craft; Confidence; Equality;

    Abstract : The aim of this project is to further enable emancipation of Indian craftswomen through the use of an alternative co-design process. As a designer working with textiles and fashion I was interested to explore how I could positively impact the production process of textiles. READ MORE

  5. 5. Urban Solid Waste Management in Mumbai Current challenges and future solutions for Urban Development : Minor Field Study

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi; KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : Yuri Joelsson; Rebecca Lord; [2016]
    Keywords : Municipal Solid Waste Management MSWM ; Mumbai; Urban Planning; System Approach;

    Abstract : This study was conducted as a bachelor thesis at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm in the spring of 2016. The study was carried out as a Minor Field Study (MFS) funded by the Swedish public authority Sida - Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency. READ MORE