Sökning: "Inequities"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 28 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Inequities.

  1. 1. Discovering the capabilities of ageing persons who are born abroad: crossing norms, moving health promotion forward

    Författare :Qarin Lood; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2015]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Emigration and immigration; Delivery of health-care; Implementation; Inequities; Health; Mixed-methods; person-centredness;

    Sammanfattning : To improve the possibilities for the whole population to take control over their health is an important goal for health promotion and public health. Yet, with improved possibilities for international migration and extended life spans, there are more and more people who are considered less capable to reach such a goal. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Gender inequity in child survival travails of the girl child in rural north India

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Anand Krishnan; Umeå universitet.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Conditional cash transfers; girl child; inequities; gender; prejudice; mortality; non-specific effects; sex; socio-economic; vaccines; Epidemiology; epidemiologi;

    Sammanfattning : Background: While substantial progress has been made globally towards achieving United Nations Millennium Development Goal 4 (MDG 4) on child mortality, the decline is not sufficient to reach the targets set for 2015. The South Asian region, which includes India, was to achieve the MDG 4 target of 39 deaths per 1000 live births by 2015 but was estimated to have reached only 61 by 2011. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Social context, social position and child survival : Social determinants of child health inequities in Nigeria

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Institute of Enviromental Medicine

    Författare :Diddy Antai; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2010]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Social determinants of health; inequities; inequalities; social contexts; social stratification; social position; Nigeria;

    Sammanfattning : Under-five mortality rate is a key indicator of the level of child health and overall well-being of a given population and is an indicator of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals 4. Of the estimated more than 10 million children that die worldwide each year, 41% of these deaths occur in sub-Saharan Africa. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Income distribution and health in Latin America. The interplay between social determinants of health for explaining health inequities

    Detta är en avhandling från Lund University: Faculty of Medicine

    Författare :Natalia Vincens; [2018-09-26]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; income distribution; social capital; neighborhood; infrastructure; socioeconomic position; health; equity; mixed-methods; Latin America; Brazil;

    Sammanfattning : Even though there is persuasive evidence to support the association between income distribution and health, research in the field is still progressing. There are questions, for instance, about the significance of the association in different countries and about the mechanisms linking income distribution and health. LÄS MER

  5. 5. En stad i världsklass – hur och för vem? En studie om Stockholms sociala stadsplanering

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Författare :Jon Loit; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Stockholm; segregation; urban planning; Vision Järva 2030; Stockholm Royal Seaport; transformative planning; brownfield development; neoliberal planning; sustainable development; diversity; the just city; identity; lifestyle; Stockholm; Järvalyftet; Norra Djurgårdsstaden; stadsplanering; förändringsplanering; stadsutveckling; segregation; nyliberal planering; nyliberal urbanisering; hållbar utveckling; mångfald; den goda staden; den rättvisa staden; identitet; livsstil; Social and Economic Geography; Kulturgeografi;

    Sammanfattning : The city is characterised by unequal living conditions and inequities. Residential segregation – in the sense that people with different socio-economic resources and of various ethnicities live separately from one another – is a major cause of urban inequities. LÄS MER