Browsing Department of Health Promotion and Development by Subject "Women"
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(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-31)There is growing concern regarding issues related to Climate change like periodic floods, earthquakes, cyclones, melting glaciers and so on. Pakistan was extremely hard hit by the flash flooding in 2010, which occurred due ...Master thesis
"If you look beautiful, the world would be yours" Does cosmetic surgery lead to gendered empowerment in Bangladesh? (The University of Bergen, 2015-08-14)This study tries to explore the interrelated dynamics among patriarchy, cosmetic surgery and empowerment. While poverty, poor health accessibility and gender inequality are common problems in Bangladesh, a growing number ...Master thesis
Prevalence and Factor Associated with IPV among the Married Women in Nepal: Further Analysis of NDHS 2016 (The University of Bergen, 2018-12-18)Introduction: Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) is a predominant form of violence against women around the world. One in third women experience IPV globally and almost 38% of women in South Asia experience it. In Nepal, one ...Master thesis
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 ...Master thesis