Essays about: "young people"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 582 essays containing the words young people.

  1. 1. Skolgårdsgestaltningen påverkar användningen : gröna kvaliteter stärker ungdomars rätt till lek och vila

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Rut Lindeberg; [2021]
    Keywords : landskapsarkitektur; ungdomar; skolgårdsgestaltning; barnkonventionen; gröna kvaliteter;

    Abstract : Kring ungdomars skolgårdar finns en osäkerhet, målgruppen räknas som barn samtidigt som de närmar sig vuxen ålder. FNs Barnkonvention blev 2020 svensk lag vilket ger ungdomar rätt till lek och vila, under pauser från skolarbetet. Skollagen ger dock inget uttalat stöd för en skolgård utan fokuserar på målstyrda kunskapskrav. READ MORE

  2. 2. Another Lunatic Line? An Economic Evaluation of the Standard Gauge Railway in Kenya

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hedda Most; [2021]
    Keywords : Transportation Infrastructure; Railways; Kenya; Differences-in-Differences; Income; Economic Growth; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This research paper seeks to examine the emerging role of transportation infrastructure on economic activity in low-income countries due to its vital part in facilitating deeper integration of markets, hence fostering inclusive growth and prosperity for the poor. Although its economic causal framework suggests ambiguous results, transportation investments account for the largest share of the World Bank's lending to developing countries. READ MORE

  3. 3. Longing for a Home : Young people’s struggles in Stockholm’s second-hand housing market

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Herman Sjörén; [2021]
    Keywords : Placelessness; housing precarity; home; second-hand housing; phenomenology;

    Abstract : Many young people in the Stockholm metropolitan area struggle with accessing the formal housing market and are therefore relying on short-term, second-hand contracts. By drawing on ten semi-structured interviews this essay explores the second-hand tenant’s ability to feel a sense of belonging towards their home. READ MORE

  4. 4. A quantitative study to assess the knowledge and reasons of smoking among young people in Sweden.

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Jaswinderjit Kaur; [2021]
    Keywords : Smoking; Reasons; Young people; Sweden;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT   ADDICTION IS A SPECIAL KIND OF HELL. IT TAKES THE SOUL OF THE ADDICT   AND BREAKS THE HEARTS OF EVERYONE WHO LOVES THEM” Research problem: A quantitative study to assess the knowledge and reasons of Smoking among young people in Sweden       The aim of the study is to assess the reasons for smoking among young people in Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Non-state crime prevention methods : Preventing youth crime

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap; Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Hampus Forss Norstedt; Jasmine Effie Malmqvist; [2021]
    Keywords : Non-state actors; crime prevention; youth crime; vulnerable areas;

    Abstract : The purpose for this qualitative study is to examine the crime prevention strategies against youth crime within non-state actors' work. As well as obtaining views of successes and challenges of this work in practice. READ MORE