South Asia scoping study

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University of Nottingham & Univ. of Birmingham
StatementNatural Resources Systems Programme, Peri-Urban Interface Production System ; conducted by Keith Williams ...[et al.].
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South Asia scoping study book Globally, suicide is an important cause of mortality. In low- and middle income settings, it is difficult to find unequivocal data to establish suicide rates. The objective of this review is to synthesize the reporting of suicide incidence in six south Asian countries.

We conducted a scoping review combining peer-reviewed studies (PubMed, PsycINFO, EMBASE) Cited by: A scoping study was carried out for a period of six months from August – January It was an exploratory phase that investigated the key peri-urban and climate-change related issues in the research sites.

Suicide in South Asia: A scoping review. Conclusions The reported suicide rates in South Asia are high compared to the global average, but there is a paucity of reliable data on suicide rates.

Keywords: Suicide, Review, South Asia, Scoping Background According to a recent WHO global suicide report, suicides in the world amounted to just overdeaths inrepresenting % of total mortality and about 16% of injury mortality [ 1, 2 ].Cited by: from South and Southeast Asia on ph ysical activity and its influence on mental health and wellbeing am ong senior adults from the region, this study was cond ucted as a scoping review.

RESEARCH ARTICLE Open Access Suicide in South Asia: a scoping review Mark JD Jordans1,2, Anne Kaufman1, Natassia F Brenman1, Ramesh P Adhikari3*, Nagendra P Luitel3, Wietse A Tol4 and Ivan Komproe1,5 Abstract Background: Globally, suicide is Cited by: This website has been produced with the assistance of South Asia scoping study book European Union.

The contents of this publication are the sole responsibility of the Project partners and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union.

Southeast Asia and the Civil Society Gaze is highly recommended for development practitioners and social activists seeking to critically reflect on their work, and for anyone interested in intercultural studies, political science, discourse analysis and Southeast Asian sociology.

- Paul-David Lutz, Australia. Introduction. South Asians are the largest ethnic minority in Canada and the UK. 1 2 South Asian populations have demonstrated historical and projected growth in these regions. The total South Asian population in Canada is currently estimated at million individuals; a quarter of the visible minority population (ie, ‘persons who are non-Caucasian in race or non-white in colour and Cited by: A scoping study is an important contribution to the field of building knowledge since it helps in synthesizing key concepts, types of evidence, and prominent gaps in literature (Colquhoun et al., ).

Scoping studies have not been used much in social work (Haight, Sugrue, Calhoun, & Black, ).

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Since there are knowledge gaps in this area, a Cited by: 4. This scoping study aimed to cover a range of diverse mixed farming systems in Sub-Sahara Africa and South Asia, including different crop–livestock systems in contrasting agro-ecologies and socio-economic settings.

It first stratified the target area into 4 (sub)tropical regions: Eastern Africa, Southern Africa, Western Africa and South by:   Objectives People of South Asian ethnicity are under-represented in health research studies.

The objectives of this scoping review were to examine the barriers and facilitators to recruitment of South Asians to health research studies and to describe strategies for improving recruitment. Design Scoping review Methods Using the Arksey and O’Malley Cited by: In the third phase, the Media South Asia project has been focussing on research into Media Policy and Law in South Asia.

After carrying out a scoping study in four South Asian countries between andit began a more extensive study of Media Policy and Regulation in Sri Lanka with a grant from the Ford Foundation in E-book: Governing the Extractive Industries in Southeast Asia (Scoping Study) The study reviews about situation of extractive industries governance of seven resource-countries in Southeast Asia; Indonesia, Malaysia, The Philippines.

China and South-South Scoping Assessment for Adaptation Learning and Development \ 5 \ Existing Learning and Development Networks Although there is a wide range of South-South learning activities underway, in different sectors and at different scales, they are not well documented and dissemination is limited.

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A guide to the green economy regions, including Africa, Latin America, the Asia‐Pacific and Europe. This emerging practice can. In addition to the ten focal countries that are addressed in the in-depth analysis, the scoping study also includes research on other SWITCH-Asia countries, namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Maldives, Myanmar, Philippines, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Vietnam.

viable poor-inclusive urban sanitation at scale. This paper highlights key observations and lessons from the original study report: “Delivering Sanitation to the Urban Poor: A Scoping Study” (; unpublished).

This summary was prepared by senior urban water and sanitation specialists Isabel Blackett, Peter Hawkins, and Chris Heymans. This paper aims to explore the burgeoning burden of cardiovascular and metabolic disease (CMD) risk factors among South Asian labor migrants to the Middle East.

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We conducted a qualitative synthesis of literature using PubMed/Medline and grey literature searches, supplemented by a policy review of policies from the South Asian countries.

We found a high Author: Shiva Raj Mishra, Saruna Ghimire, Chandni Joshi, Bishal Gyawali, Archana Shrestha, Dinesh Neupane, S.

The emergence of wheat-blast in Bangladesh in the –16 wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) crop threatens the food security of South Asia. A potential spread of the disease from Bangladesh to India could have devastating impacts on India’s overall food security as wheat is its second most important staple food crop.

West Bengal state in eastern India shares a 2, km-long border Cited by: 1. Abstract. Home to almost a quarter of humanity, South Asia is marked by diversity of cultures, geography, and economies. Comprising mostly of middle- and lower-middle-income countries, there are similarities as well as unique features in problems of education and development faced by them.

The data confirming this comes from a study of million worldwide flight tickets conducted byan online platform designed for scoping out the best ticket prices. The study looked. Regional Expert Consultation on Scoping Study for the SDG Help Desk.

16 Oct to 17 Oct Ministerial Conference on Environment and Development in Asia and the Pacific, Seventh Session / Asia-Pacific Ministerial Summit on the Environment.

Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in South Asia: Key Policy Priorities and. Indonesia Scoping Report Asia and the Pacific Regional Expert Workshop on Ocean Accounts UN Conference Centre, Bangkok, 1 –3 August Belitung, Aceh, South Sumatera, West Papua, Riau Archipelago, Bali, Jambi, East all boats with SIPI have to report fisheries log book to the Fishing Port before landing.

Rapid Research Scoping Review This is a rapid research scoping review, prepared by IDS for the Queen Rania Foundation and the Jordanian Ministry of Education. James Georgalakis. study aims at understanding the extent to which existing migration-related institutions and agencies have adopted a citizen-centric and gender-sensitive approach to addressing the needs of both men and women leaving the country for overseas employment.

This paper presents the ˚ndings of the mapping and scoping The Mapping and Scoping of Services. Promoting Regional Tourism Cooperation under CAREC A Scoping Study March This study explores how the countries of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) program can work together to realize the region’s significant potential for tourism development.

The international emergence of India's generic pharmaceuticals industry is seen as a success for international development and cooperation, bringing affordable drugs to populations not only in India itself but across the developing world, including in Africa.

The present paper explores whether India's thriving seed sector could play a similar role in delivering affordable, high Author: D. Glover, Amit Kumar, D. Alemu, H. Odame, M. Akwara, I. Scoones. scoping reviews should use some form of quality assessment.

In the most recent attempt to create some clarity as to what a scoping review is, Colquhoun et al. () suggest that a scoping review or study is a "form of knowledge synthesis that addresses an File Size: KB.

The specific objectives of this scoping review of the literature were to: (1) describe and map the existing evidence for efficacy or effectiveness of family dementia-caregiver psychosocial interventions in countries in Asia (broadly defined to include 20 countries in East Asia, South Asia and Southeast Asia), (2) compare the availability of Author: Ladson Hinton, Duyen Tran, Thuc-Nhi Nguyen, Janis Ho, Laura Gitlin.

SCOPING STUDY: URBAN LAND ISSUES URBAN SECTOR NETWORK Page 2 / 91 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The objective of the scoping study is to inform DFID’s design of a long-term programme of support for land issues in South Africa, by highlighting what the key land issues in urban areas are.Our aim when conducting mining viability studies is to maximize your confidence in the underlying value of your mining project, while taking account of both opportunities and risk.

The broad knowledge of our global experts compliments the experience of our local mining consultants.InA-Cap Resources Ltd appointed SRK to undertake a scoping study of their Letlhakane Uranium Project located in east-central Botswana.

The site is approximately 80km south of Francistown near the town of Serule, and is adjacent to the main highway and railway, linking Gaborone and Francistown.