Search for dissertations about: "Maputo"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 swedish dissertations containing the word Maputo.

  1. 1. Manufacturing Multilingualisms of Marginality in Mozambique : Exploring the Orders of Visibility of Local African Languages

    Author : Manuel Guissemo; Christopher Stroud; Caroline Kerfoot; Ana Deumert; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; African languages; bilingualism; language ideology; linguistic landscape; Maputo; Mozambique; multilingualism; Portuguese; transnational multilingualism; tvåspråkighet; Bilingualism;

    Abstract : Colonial era language policies and practices in Mozambique sought to render native African languages (and their speakers) invisible in public space. This ‘order of (in)visibility’ was later adopted by many African states, including Mozambique, by choosing the ex-colonial language as the one and only official language and prohibiting or ignoring the use of African languages in the interest of so-called national unity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sedimentology and geochemistry of the recent sediments in Maputo Bay, Mozambique

    Author : Mussa Achimo; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

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  3. 3. Paediatric HIV infection in Maputo, Mozambique : Horizontal transmission, treatment outcomes and drug resistance

    Author : Paula Vaz; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : This thesis describes observational studies performed at the main reference centre for paediatric HIV care and management in Mozambique, which is one of the countries most strongly affected by the AIDS pandemic. These studies focused on horizontal transmission, treatment outcomes and paediatric antiretroviral drug resistance in a cohort of HIV-1-infected children. READ MORE

  4. 4. Negotiating transformation: Urban livelihoods in Maputo adapting to thirty years of political and economic changes

    Author : Irae Baptista Lundin; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
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  5. 5. Workplace violence in the road passenger transport sector in Maputo City, Mozambique : Extent, causes, consequences and prevention

    Author : Maria Tereza Couto; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; workplace violence;

    Abstract : Background: Every year millions of workers around the world are victims of workplace violence (WPV). Globally, WPV is a major occupational health and safety hazard, and it has been regarded as a public health problem. There is no WPV preventive program specifically designed for low-income countries (LICs). READ MORE