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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 ...
Household-based cash transfer targeting strategies in Zimbabwe: are we reaching the most vulnerable children?
Census data, collected in July 2009, from 27,672 children were used to compare the effectiveness, coverage and efficacy of three household-based methods for targeting cash transfers to vulnerable children in eastern ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Development of global self-esteem: The transition from adolescence to adulthood
(The University of Bergen, 2013-06-12)
Documentation of the Implementation strategy. A case study for the Kibwezi Community-Based Health Management Information System project, Kenya
(The University of Bergen, 2010-05-19)
Purpose and Objectives: The purpose of this study was to document the comprehensive implementation strategy of the AMREF Kibwezi Community Based Health Management Information System project (CB-HMIS). The study also attempted ...
The influence of fatalism on health beliefs of diabetic patients in Khartoum: A comparison between the Copts and Muslims
(The University of Bergen, 2014-05-19)
Objectives: The objectives of this research was to explore how the belief in fatalism influences health beliefs in diabetic patients and to compare the differences in fatalistic beliefs between Coptic and Muslim diabetics ...