Essays about: "youth participation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 85 essays containing the words youth participation.

  1. 1. An oasis for students : investigating the potential co-benefits of schoolyard redesign for climate adaptation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Alice Aimée Schneider; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainability science; urban heat island; schoolyard greening; education; youth participation; children; health; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Due to climate change and the urban heat island effect, urban areas face increasing heat stress, a change that has severe consequences on human health. While the need for climate adaptation is pressing, the impact of climate adaptation projects on other sectors also needs to be carefully examined. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring the acquisition of media literacy skills through media participation in Rwanda : a case study of Huye Community Radio

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Pacifique Emmanuel Niyitegeka; [2020]
    Keywords : Media and participation; media literacy; radio; community radios; public community radios; youth volunteer journalists; civic engagement; Rwanda; Media literacy promotion; development; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Media literacy has been described as the ability of a citizen to access, critically analyze, and produce media content for specific outcomes. It also involves an awareness of the impact of media in the society and an understanding of media processes. READ MORE

  3. 3. 'On the Run' - How does a role-play develop empathy for refugees?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Olivia Larsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Role-play; Refugees; Empathy; The Swedish Red Cross Youth Association; On the Run;

    Abstract : The thesis investigates the relation between empathy for refugees and the experience of participation in a role-play as an educational tool, by focusing on the role-play “On the Run” by the Swedish Red Cross Youth Association. This role-play starts with an introduction, includes a one-hour long play where the participants take roles of family members who have to flee their country, and ends with a debriefing that is argued to be important for the emotional understanding of the participation in the role-play. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Changing of the Guard : A Study of the challenges faced by youth leaders in post-National Youth Policy Myanmar

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Jakob Annerdal; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The contrast between the recently adopted UN resolution UNSCR2250 in which youth are recognized as key stakeholders in democratic and peace processes and the social structures that historically have excluded youth from meaningful participation in decision-making in Myanmar - paired with recent changes in the country including the adaptation of Myanmar's first national youth policy and changing attitudes towards youth participation has left the government in need of guiding research that allows for data driven policy making. One sub-category of youths who have been left unattended in research post national youth policy adoption is youth leaders in a process of transitioning into a role of power. READ MORE

  5. 5. Interventions enhancing daily living skills for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. : A systematic Literature Review from 2010-2020.

    University essay from Jönköping University/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Marios Nikolopoulos; [2020]
    Keywords : autism spectrum disorder; activities of daily living; children and adolescents; occupational therapy; systematic literature review;

    Abstract : Activities of daily living (ADL) are fundamental to participation in daily life. Even if participation is necessary for person’s well-being and development, individuals with disabilities often are not participating in basic life domains. READ MORE