Essays about: "women’s human rights."

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  1. 1. “Our Bodies Are Territories Of Battle” - Experiences of Power and Resistance and the Role of The Body in The Struggle for Legalization of Abortion in Argentina

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Alice Hansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Abortion; Argentina; Embodiment; Power; Resistance; Women s social movement;

    Abstract : The denial of the access to abortion has been addressed as a human rights issue. This thesis is based on a MFS- study with the aim to investigate women’s experiences of power and resistance in the movement for legalization of abortion in Argentina. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Swedish women's choice of birthplace : Can Sweden offer similar financed birthplace benefits as in the United Kingdom and the Netherlands?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Natalia Englund; [2019]
    Keywords : home birth; place of birth; hemförlossning;

    Abstract : At the beginning of the 20th century, major technological changes occurred in maternity care in Europe. In connection with the introduction of good hand hygiene, advance medical equipment and use of disinfectants in the hospitals, obstetricians quickly noticed that maternal mortality decreased. READ MORE

  3. 3. "We fight hard to make sure that we bring peace" - A study of women's organisations and peacebuilding in Liberia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Matilda Halling; [2019]
    Keywords : peacebuilding; peace; building; women s organisations; Liberia;

    Abstract : Since the adoption of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 in 2000 it has become a frequently repeated argument that the participation of women makes peacebuilding processes more sustainable. Women’s involvement in peacebuilding is often connected to a long-term perspective, despite this little research have been carried out to examine how long-term peacebuilding is exercised in practise, leaving the understanding of the concept incomplete. READ MORE

  4. 4. Det sjätte massutdöendet : hinner vi lära oss leva ansvarsfullt innan Big Six inträffar?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Johan Öhrmalm; [2019]
    Keywords : massutdöende; massutrotning; biologisk mångfald; biodiversitet; jämställdhhet; familjeplanering; befolkningsutveckling; miljöförstöring; korruption;

    Abstract : Människans påverkan på naturen har fått stora konsekvenser, direkt i form av jakt, fiske och skogsavverkning för jordbruk, och indirekt genom global uppvärmning pga. växthusgaser. Biotoper för vilda djur minskar, vilket leder till minskning av den biologiska mångfalden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Migrant women's experiences of pregnancy, childbirth and motherhood - an interpretative phenomenological study in Tunis, Tunisia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Victoria Binauld; [2018]
    Keywords : Migrant women; health professionals; maternal health care; Tunisia; interpretative phenomenological study; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Bearing a child and giving birth are often considered as a life-changing event in the life of a woman and her family, a source of joy and fulfillment. But in spite of the progress achieved in the last century, every two minutes one woman still dies from pregnancy or childbirth related causes (WHO 2018). READ MORE