youth

Strategies of (in)coherent lives. Youth between security and development in Uganda

The project focuses on how urban youth form and act out livelihood strategies in the fragile region of Karamoja in Uganda. Uganda is internationally considered a stable state, however Karamoja has a…
Total grant
2,630,239

More than entertainment: popular culture and entrepreneurship among urban youth in Uganda

The project is an investigation of the role of popular culture in young people’s lives in two Ugandan cities. Although the majority of Ugandan youths are faced with uncertain futures and social…
Total grant
2,334,976

Military Lives and Livelihoods - Morality, Gender and Militarization in northern Uganda

The project is an investigation into the lives, futures, and military livelihood strategies of a generation of war-affected youth in Acholiland on the Uganda/Sudan border. Due to ongoing peace talks…
Total grant
2,146,713

Generations and social activism: new forms of youth organisation in Egypt

This PhD project investigates a new and emergent form of youth activism in Egypt. Lately, a growing number of young Egyptians have started to engage in society in order to solve youth-related problems…
Total grant
274,636

Responsible youth and safe sex in Mozambique.

The objective of this study was to identify factors that facilitate safe sex practices among adolescents in Mozambique. These factors were identified through a study of alternative youth identities…
Total grant
1,733,922