Sökning: "MDGs"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 38 uppsatser innehållade ordet MDGs.

  1. 1. Good Governance and the Millennium Development Goals, the Case of Water and Sanitation

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Anna Widiyanto; [2018]
    Nyckelord :good governance; water and sanitation; Business and Economics;

    Sammanfattning : When adopting the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), in 2000, the United Nations General Assembly recognised the importance of good governance in reaching them. This study examines the hypothesis that good governance has an impact on the achievement of the MDGs. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Measuring the Rate of Change in the MDG Period in Absolute and Relative Terms: Acceleration or Deceleration of Progress?

    D-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Författare :Angelica Norrena; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Economic development; Human development; Millennium Development Goals;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of the MDGs has been debated depending on whether they should be seen as hard national planning targets or rather as means of inspiring development. This paper assesses whether there was any change in the rate of progress in the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) period. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Women's Empowerment - A discourse analysis of the women's empowerment concept in UN Women

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies

    Författare :Linn Engvall; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Empowerment; UN Women; discourse analysis; Laclau and Mouffe; postcolonialism; poststructuralism; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The concept of women’s empowerment is subject to much debate within the development field. This thesis seeks to uncover the meaning of the concept by examining the prevailing discourse of women’s empowerment within UN Women. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Wishing for better jobs: Understanding the mismatch between education and youth employment in Ethiopia

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Författare :Kia Korpela; [2017]
    Nyckelord :developing country; Ethiopia; skills mismatch; youth unemployment; Business and Economics;

    Sammanfattning : Ethiopia is the second most populated country on the continent of Africa, with a high density of young people. Its economy remains largely based on agriculture, however, in recent years, slow structural change can be seen. Concurrently, youth education has been on the rise. LÄS MER

  5. 5. “Now we are becoming partners” Implementing Ecological Sanitation in rural Tanzania- With an action research approach

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Hanna Grimstedt Ånestrand; [2015]
    Nyckelord :Sustainable development; Action research; Ecological Sanitation; Millennium Development Goals; Sustainable Development Goals; Development aid;

    Sammanfattning : Poor sanitation is a huge problem in third world countries today; every year 1,5 million children die due to diarrheal diseases caused by poor sanitation. International policies such as The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), which will be replaced by the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in September 2015, have been set by the international community as tools to decrease the poverty in the world today, and problems that emerged from it such as poor sanitation. LÄS MER