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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 128 uppsatser innehållade ordet Nepal.

  1. 1. Myten om Kumari i Kathmandudalen

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Centrum för teologi och religionsvetenskap

    Författare :Sofia Herslow; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Kumari; Kathmandu; Bhaktapur; Patan; Nepal; Shaktism; Divine right of Kings; Malla; Virgin worship; History of Religion; Hinduism; Buddhism; Philosophy and Religion;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis discusses a myth of Kumari in relation to historical events and political tendencies in the Kathmandu valley. While historically myths have been used for various purposes, most of which are harmless, sometimes the motives do not justify the actions. LÄS MER

  2. 2. “Girls for sale” : Understanding the difficulties in protecting girls in Nepal from being exploited for prostitution

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Natasha Semenets; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Prostitution; trafficking; internal trafficking; sex trafficking; Nepal; children’s rights; Convention on the Rights of the Child; Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children; child prostitution and child pornography; The Constitution of Nepal; Act Relating to Children; gender discrimination; social injustice;

    Sammanfattning : The number of girls that are being exploited for prostitution in Nepal has increased in recent years, and girls suffer a high risk of being exposed when they come from already poorly conditions. Previously, uneducated girls could be found in the adult entertainment sector, but nowadays even educated girls are being exploited. LÄS MER

  3. 3. When Traditional Power Structures are Trembling : A qualitative analysis of aid agencies focus on gender roles and contribution to potential changes in those following the earthquakes in Nepal 2015.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Elina Hedman; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Disaster; gender; women; vulnerability; humanitarian aid; earthquake; Nepal; empowerment; window of opportunity; double disaster; qualitative content analysis.;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines how and to what extent humanitarian aid organizations strategically focus on gender roles following disasters, and how they contribute to potential changes in gender roles. The case selected for the study is Nepal after the 2015 earthquakes where the reports of four international humanitarian aid organizations were examined through a qualitative content analysis. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Dwindling diversity : attitudes and knowledge among different stakeholders about loss of agrobiodiversity in Nepal

    Kandidat-uppsats, SLU/Department of Plant Breeding (from 130101)

    Författare :Stina Mortensen; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Nepal; agrobiodiversity; conservation; attitudes;

    Sammanfattning : Nepal’s rich agrobiodiversity is rapidly decreasing, as local varieties of crops are replaced by imported hybrid or improved varieties. At the same time, in light of the increasingly apparent effects of climate change, the need for a broad genetic base in order to maintain the ability to adapt to new conditions is evident. LÄS MER

  5. 5. “We do not like to stay in the villages just cutting grass and looking after the livestock” : patterns of change in the rural Ramechhap district of Nepal

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Författare :Rebecca Hymnelius; [2019]
    Nyckelord :changes; empowerment; feminization of agriculture; lifeworld; migration; Nepal; remittance; rural households; women;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is about continuity and change in rural Nepal with the purpose of understanding what changes migration has brought about in rural villages in the Ramechhap district. Migration is not a new phenomenon in Nepal, which has a long history of both domestic and foreign migration. LÄS MER