Sökning: "Poverty"

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  1. 1. AID EFFICIENCY: CAPABILITIES ENHANCEMENT OR VALUE FOR MONEY A comparative study of Sida and DFID

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Viorica Doros; [2021-02-22]
    Nyckelord :Sen’s capability approach; value for money; aid efficiency; Sida; DFID; agency; well-being; IAGG;

    Sammanfattning : Evaluative frameworks of aid efficiency have various approaches based on donor priorities, international agreements and agenda, and existing theories in place. This thesis aims to investigate whether measurement of capabilities enhancement is losing ground to Value for Money Approach – a theory perceived to look into cost-effectiveness and economic growth only. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Does reporting on involvement in poverty alleviation affect the cost of equity? - Empirical evidence based on listed companies in Sweden

    Kandidat-uppsats,

    Författare :Cornelia Lindstad; Isabelle Österberg; [2021-01-28]
    Nyckelord :Fama-French; Cost of Equity; Poverty; CSR; Swedish Stock Market;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to conclude whether there is a difference in the effect on the cost of equity between companies involved in targeted poverty alleviation and companies that are not involved. Previous research indicates that increased transparency and sustainability reporting have a positive effect on the cost of equity and therefore this study aims to add research in this area. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Pre-Trial Detention and Its Alternatives in Cambodia: A Critical Study of National Practice, Criminal Procedure Code, and Its Adherence to International Human Rights Standards

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Författare :Vannak Sun; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Pre-trial detention; Police custody; Duration of pre-trial detention; Duration of police custody; Grounds for pre-trial detention; Grounds for police custody; Alternatives to pre-trial detention; Cambodia; Practice; International Human Rights Standards; Criminal Procedure Code of Cambodia; ICCPR; Electronic Monitoring Bracelet; Non-custodial measures; Petty offense; Misdemeanor; Felony.; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : The unnecessary and disproportionate use of pre-trial detention is a global issue that affects developed and developing countries alike. According to World Prison Brief, Cambodia has ranked 12th (among 217 countries) making it become a country with one of the highest percentages of pre-trial detainees: 71.8 percent to be exact. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Barriers to education among Dalit girls: accessibility of educational opportunities in Nepal

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender

    Författare :Neeti Pradhan; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Dalit; Inequality; Poverty; Education; Barrier; Socio-cultural norms; Discrimination; caste system; awareness; household; self-internalization; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Unequal access to education still remains a major problem especially in developing countries such as Nepal. The caste system in Nepal creates a hierarchy of social groups which has resulted in unequal power distribution and unequal access to resources. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Avfallsplockning i Stockholm – människor som kämpar på samhällets botten

    Kandidat-uppsats, KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Författare :Benjamin Neander; Albin Lundquist; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Waste picking; informal sector; informal waste management; poverty; circular economy; Avfallsplockning; informell sektor; informell avfallshantering; fattigdom; cirkulär ekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : I takt med en växande befolkning i världen ökar också mängden avfall. Avfallsplockare, “waste pickers”, är människor som tjänar sitt levebröd genom att samla på återvinningsbart avfall. LÄS MER