Essays about: "women in ethiopia"

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  1. 1. Women's fear of violence in public spaces

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Umeå centrum för genusstudier (UCGS)

    Author : Frehiwot Gebremedhin; [2022]
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    Abstract : Women have historically feared public violence. Although many studies have been undertaken to find solutions, non-western women's experiences have been overlooked. This thesis studies how women's fear of public violence inhibits their movement in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Origins and Persistence of Gender Roles in Ethiopia: A micro-level analysis of the effects of traditional farming systems on modern gender roles.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Karolin Heike Lehmann; [2022]
    Keywords : Gender Roles; Plough; Shifting Agriculture; Cultural Persistence; Ethiopia; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Perceptions of where the “natural” place for women is, vary considerably across societies. This is especially true in heterogeneous countries like Ethiopia, where stark variations between ethnicities and their attitudes towards gender roles exist. A much-debated question is how these differences emerge. READ MORE

  3. 3. Women’s rights movements in Ethiopia : The role of activism via social media on traditional gender norms and attitudes

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Marit Jones-Virma; [2021]
    Keywords : social media; connective action; social movements; women’s rights movements; gender-based violence; traditional gender norms; Ethiopia;

    Abstract : The main aim of this Degree Project was to investigate the role of social media for women’s rights movements in Ethiopia, specifically for the #MeTooEthiopia movement, and whether utilising social media in their operations and mobilisations has enhanced the movements’ ability to raise awareness and challenge traditional gender norms. The research was investigated through the lens of digital activism and via the logic of connective action, by utilising in-depth semi-structured interviews with women’s rights activists in Ethiopia and overseas and undertaking a review of the #MeTooEthiopia movement social media platforms. READ MORE

  4. 4. Women´s Health in Ethiopia - A Regional Assessment of Diverse Health Outcomes Between 2000 and 2016

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Lisa Höschle; [2021]
    Keywords : Ethiopia; Health Outcomes; Regional Divergence; Fixed Effects Logistic Regression; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : So far, broad-based assessments of health outcomes are scarce for Ethiopian women. Little is known about differences in overall health performance between regions. On that account, the present research scrutinizes a diversity of seven health indicators for women of their reproductive age. READ MORE

  5. 5. Multilevel Cox Regression of Transition to Parenthood among Ethiopian Women

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Amanda Akinyi Lagehäll; Elelta Yemane; [2021]
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    Abstract : The birth of the first child is a special event for a mother whose life can change dramatically. In Ethiopia women’s timing to enter motherhood vary between the regions. READ MORE