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Fishing Communities: gender, economic life, and welfare regimes.
(The University of Bergen, 2011-05-29)
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 ...
Character strengths, life satisfaction and orientations to happiness - a study of the Nordic countries
(The University of Bergen, 2011-12-14)
Health promotion and positive psychology both focus on the positive aspects of health, and share a view in which the prevention of health problems are as important as repairing damage. Whereas much is known about how to ...
Kompetanse og mestring i barneverntjenesten. En kartleggingsundersøkelse blant kommunale barnevernsarbeidere på Vestlandet
(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-20)
Bakgrunn: Nyere undersøkelser viser mangelfull kompetanse i flere kommunale barneverntjenester, samt betydelig avstand mellom kompetansen som etableres gjennom barnevernfaglig grunnutdanning og kompetansebehovet i barnevernets ...
Stakeholder’s perceptions of help-seeking behaviour among people with mental health problems in Uganda
(BioMed Central, 2011-02-13)
Introduction: Mental health facilities in Uganda remain underutilized, despite efforts to decentralize the services. One of the possible explanations for this is the help-seeking behaviours of people with mental health ...
North-South Partnerships for Health: Key Factors for Partnership Success from the Perspective of KIWAKKUKI
(The University of Bergen, 2013-06-06)
Background: North-South Partnership (NSP) is a main strategy for health promotion work in Africa. Northern partners contribute funding and expertise and Southern partners contribute crucial knowledge of context and ...
Communicating Gender in the field of HIV/AIDS prevention: A contemporary study of gender as a category in HIV/AIDS prevention in the Dominican Republic
(The University of Bergen, 2010-05-10)
This study is exploring the category of gender in the field of HIV/AIDS prevention. It has been done research on two Dominican organisations and how they communicate gender in their HIV/AIDS preventive strategies. R.Connell's ...
Rehabilitering og medverknad i eit helsefremmande perspektiv. Ei kasus studie med ni pasientar i to ulike rehabiliteringsopplegg.
(The University of Bergen, 2010-06-04)
Purpose: To measure the status and change of performance of Activities of daily living (ADL) in stroke patients receiving home-based rehabilitation (HR) compared to patients receiving hospital-based rehabilitation (Usual ...
Employment Opportunity and Women's Empowerment. A Study with Special Reference to Immigrant Women in Bergen
(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-30)
Gender injustice towards women in societies is the basic reason for deprivation of women from expanding their abilities to make strategic life choices. Even today, we can find female oppression in many societies ranging ...
The Meaning of Religion in Lives of Orthodox Christians in Georgia. A Salutogenic Perspective
(The University of Bergen, 2012-05-21)
The present qualitative study was aimed to describe the meaning of religion in the lives of Orthodox Christians in Georgia through salutogenic perspective. Wittingly, to what degree people's descriptions of their experience ...