Essays about: "women education in tamil"

Found 3 essays containing the words women education in tamil.

  1. 1. The power of parents´aspiration - A project evaluation in rural India

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Alexandra Sundberg; [2015-02-06]
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    Abstract : The objective of this thesis is whether women accessing education and credit affect her and her husband’s aspiration concerning their child’s future age of marriage, preferred occupation and educational attainment. By measuring the effect of a Self Help Group (SHG) project in Tamil Nadu, India, it is shown that microfinance+ does affect fathers’ aspiration for their children’s future age of marriage. READ MORE

  2. 2. Determinants of Women's Empowerment in Rural India: An Intra-Household Study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Wiklander; [2010]
    Keywords : Probit Model; Household determinants; Social norms; Gender-related constraints; Women s empowerment; Tamil Nadu; Uttar Pradesh; India; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Using household level data from the Survey on the Status of Women and Fertility provided by the Rockefeller Foundation and the Population Studies Centre of University of Pennsylvania, the purpose of this thesis is to investigate the determinants of women’s empowerment and the presence of gender-related constraints within the household in rural India. Households from two states of different demographic development, Uttar Pradesh in the North and Tamil Nadu in the South are included in the data. READ MORE

  3. 3. Girls After the Gunfire : A study of recently released girl child soldiers rehabilitating in an Eastern Sri Lankan Vocational Training Center

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Angela Peltzer; [2005]
    Keywords : Sri Lanka; Líberation Tigers of Tamil Eelan LTTE ; child soldiers; vocational training programs; gender; empowerment; Social sciences; Samhällsvetenskaper; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In disadvantaged areas of Eastern Sri Lanka, girls tend to be more vulnerable to both voluntary and forced recruitment by the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE). This thesis focused on how a group of recently released young female ex combatants reintegrated into their community. READ MORE