Search for dissertations about: "community-based services"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 swedish dissertations containing the words community-based services.

  1. 1. Implementing Community Based Re/habilitation in Uganda and Sweden A Comparative Approach

    University dissertation from Sundsvall : Mid Sweden University

    Author : Charlotte Persson; Mittuniversitetet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; International Social work; Social Justice; Disability; Travelling Ideas; Implementation; Community Based Rehabilitation;

    Abstract : In our global world, ideas in general and social work models in particular are spread and implemented in a variety of socioeconomic, political and cultural contexts, generating different outcomes. Many ideas and services launched in different countries by international organisations or governments in order to bring social justice to marginalised and oppressed groups, such as people with disabilities, have been criticised for not reaching or involving those such services aim to serve. READ MORE

  2. 2. Community-based customer involvement for improving packaged software development

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Helena Holmström; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Packaged software development; software improvement; virtual communities; customer involvement; community knowledge; community-based customer involvement;

    Abstract : Noting the widespread use of virtual communities for interacting with customers, this thesis explores the role of virtual communities for involving distributed customers in packaged software development (psd) and the opportunities and challenges that are associated with this. While the idea of involving customers in software development is not new, it is yet to gain momentum in psd. READ MORE

  3. 3. Social dignity in community-based mental health services

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

    Author : Kristin Ådnøy Eriksen; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background: An essential element of community-based mental health services is the relationship between service users and mental health workers. This thesis explores how service users’ personhood and intrinsic human value are recognised or at risk in those relationships. READ MORE

  4. 4. The influence of wicked problems on community-based entrepreneurship in rural Sweden

    University dissertation from Sundsvall : Mid Sweden University

    Author : Anne Pierre; Mittuniversitetet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social entrepreneurship; community-based entrepreneurship; wicked problems; small business development; rural local development; state-society synergy;

    Abstract : Entrepreneurship research has, since the 1930’s, mainly focused on so-called traditional entrepreneurship and studies have to a large part discussed management processes. During the past 40 years social entrepreneurship research and research into community-based entrepreneurship and practice has emerged, as a response to changes in society due to global, regional and local events that affect local development. READ MORE

  5. 5. Integration of national community-based health worker programmes in health systems Lessons learned from Zambia and other low and middle income countries

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Joseph Mumba Zulu; Umeå universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Human resources for health; National community-based health workers; Health Innovations; Integration; Health Systems; Low and middle income countries; Zambia.; folkhälsa; Public health;

    Abstract : Background: To address the huge human resources for health (HRH) crisis that Zambia and other low and middle income countries (LMICs) are experiencing, most LMICs have engaged the services of small scale community-based health worker (CBHW) programmes. However, several challenges affect the CBHWs’ ability to deliver services. READ MORE