Essays about: "what is Women Empowerment"

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  1. 1. EmpowermentofEthiopianwomenandtheachievementoftheUNMillennium DevelopmentGoals(MDGs)EmpowermentofEthiopianwomenandtheachievementoftheUNMillennium DevelopmentGoals(MDGs)

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Epheson Tilahun; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Empowerment; tradition; Millennium Development goals MDGs ; women; development.;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate the connection between rural Ethiopian women empowerment and the development progress process that Ethiopiais achieving contemporarily.It also studied whether the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set by the UN are enough to address the needs and improve the status of women and young girls in Ethiopia. READ MORE

  2. 2. Promoting women’s empowerment through access to electricity : a case study of the mini-grid project in a rural village in Myanmar

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Soon Yeob Lee; [2020]
    Keywords : Energy; Electricity; Gender Equality; Empowerment; Gender Needs; Mini-grid; NEP; Myanmar; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Men and women have different energy needs, and the lack of access to electricity could be negatively affecting women more than men by reason of women’s typical gender norms in a society. However, previous studies and projects’ approach rarely recognize the gender dimension on energy. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Effects of NAWOU’s Gender Training Programmes : A case study in central and north Uganda

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

    Author : Kristin Boman; Alida Walfridsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Uganda; gender training; knowledge sharing; women empowerment; equality;

    Abstract : This report investigates how and to what extent knowledge sharing through the NAWOU gender training programmes empower the members, in the central and north region of Uganda, together with examining the members’ experiences from the programmes. Through observations, interviews and a survey during a qualitative case study in Uganda empirical data was collected and by using thematic analysis the data was analysed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Women's empowerment in Neo-Paganism : A study of power and gender and what we can learn about women’s empowerment in Neo- Paganism.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Ana-Marija Spajic; [2020]
    Keywords : Neo-Pagan; Neo-Paganism; Wicca; Druid; Asatru; Odinism; Feminism; Power; Empowerment; Religion; New Religious Movement; NRM;

    Abstract : Too often women have a secondary place in religious institutions, with no possibility to influence or come into leading positions. This thesis aims to understand women’s empowerment by searching for such examples in Neo-Paganism, a growing New Religious Movement (NRM) in the west. READ MORE

  5. 5. Empowerment in the Garment Industry : A Study on Home-Based Workers in Delhi, India

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Charlotte Hellström; [2020]
    Keywords : Empowerment; global garment industry; home-based work; SEWA;

    Abstract : India is becoming one of the biggest garment producers in the world and at the bottom of the industry women can often be found working from their homes because of norms restricting them what to do and where to go. These women often work under middlemen who take advantage of their disempowerment. READ MORE