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Thriving in a Time of Transition: Orphaned Youth in Lothlakane East, Botswana
(The University of Bergen, 2012-05-09)
Introduction: The purpose of this thesis was to explore how young people in Botswana experience different transitions in their life, and how they cope with these. Method: This qualitative study included 4 focus groups with ...
Kvinners psykiske helse i overgangen til foreldreskapet. Betydningen av mestringsforventning for tilfredshet i parforholdet og fødselsdepresjon.
(The University of Bergen, 2011-02-01)
The transition to parenthood (TTP) affects women's mental health in different ways. TTP can be a challenging transition, especially for relationship satisfaction which has shown to decrease. In addition, an increasing ...
Social Determinants of Health in Very Poor Ruralities. Striving and Thriving in Dire Conditions: Is It Possible? A Qualitative Study with Women in a Poor Rural District of Ghana
(The University of Bergen, 2010-05-16)
Women living in very poor rural regions of developing countries are among those in the world facing the largest, avoidable risk for early illness, disability and death. Yet, some women in very poor areas are healthier than ...
Child trafficking in Tanzania: Experiences of Trafficked Girls in Dar es Salaam
(The University of Bergen, 2011-05-13)
This study focuses on the experiences of trafficked children in Tanzania. Trafficking of children deprives them of human rights and freedoms; it may also pose a public health risk. Migration of children who are fostered ...
Seeking Health Information In Rural Context: Exploring Sources of Maternal Health Information in Rural Ethiopia
(The University of Bergen, 2014-05-20)
In Ethiopia, the levels of maternal mortality and morbidity is among the highest in the world. However, many of these deaths and injuries could be prevented if they are properly communicated with interventions that are ...
Ungdom i lavinntektsfamilier. Mobbing blant ungdommer som lever med lav inntekt i familien
(The University of Bergen, 2012-05-21)
Norwegian Social Research (NOVA) started in 2000 a research study to cover a period of 10 years. They collected quite comprehensive data about children and youth whilst growing up in families sufficing on a low income. ...
Microfinance schemes and poverty reduction among women in the northern region of Ghana : A Study of an NGO and a Rural Bank
(The University of Bergen, 2011-05-31)
In Ghana like in other developing countries, microfinance has been acknowledged as a pro-poor development intervention because of its special programme models in meeting the special needs of the poor especially women. The ...
"Det e ´kje akkurat foreldrene våre heller då" - en narrativ analyse av barnevernsbarn og barnevernet i nyere norsk ungdomsfilm
(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-20)
Min oppgave handler om hvordan barnevernsbarn og barnevernet fremstilles i nyere norsk ungdomsfilm. Analyse eller studier av ulike medier er lite brukt innen barnevernforskning. Dette kan være en måte å belyse ulike ...
Barneverntjenestens deltakelse i oppfølging av fosterbarns skolegang: Hva er god praksis?
(The University of Bergen, 2010-11-22)
Bakgrunn og problemstilling: Den viktigste målsettingen i denne masteroppgaven var å få mer kunnskap om hvordan barneverntjenesten involverer seg i fosterbarns faglige og sosiale fungering i skolen. Utgangspunktet for ...
"Their Smiles Behind the Tears". Stressors and Resistance Resources Amongst Mothers of Bolni Village in the Northern Region of Ghana. A Qualitative Study
(The University of Bergen, 2014-04-22)