Essays about: "Justice"

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  1. 1. Swedish Trade Unions’ Alliances - Geographical strategies and motivations

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Sara Falkensjö; [2017-08-17]
    Keywords : trade unions; geographical strategies; agency; scale; geography of justice; Sweden;

    Abstract : Workers’ agency, and their struggles to potentially increase their agency, has been and still is intriguing labour geographers. The relevance and potential of the role of the trade union for workers’ power is an interesting subject in a time of international competition and economic disparities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Intersectionality and the Vulnerability of Irregular Migrant Women to Sexual Assault: the Journey and Arrival to the U.S./Mexico Border

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Laura Marie Clark; [2017-08-09]
    Keywords : intersectionality; irregular migration; U.S. Mexico border; migrant women; sexual assault; militarization;

    Abstract : This research looks at the sexual assault of irregular migrant women on the journey and arrival to the United States/Mexico border from an intersectional perspective. It aims to analyze this topic through understanding cultural issues and changes at the border which have fomented abuse of migrants’ human rights, and combines the academic research with data regarding irregular migration, militarization of the border, and gender statistics. READ MORE

  3. 3. Environmental Damage in Armed Conflict. To What Extent Do the Remedies Available for Environmental Damage in Armed Conflict Reflect the Polluter Pays Principle? The Cases of the Jiyeh Power Station and the Niger Delta Conflict.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Matilda Lindén; [2017-07-12]
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    Abstract : The first instance of widespread public attention to environmental damage caused in armed conflicts was sparked by the use of toxic herbicide Agent Orange during the Vietnam war. Today, with the recent inclusion of the topic on the programme of work of the International Law Commission, protection of the environment in relation to armed conflict is once again a highly relevant subject in international law. READ MORE

  4. 4. The untouchable core of EU law : an analysis of constitutional principles in the light of the jurisprudence of the Court of Justice of the European Union

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Hanna Vallström; [2017]
    Keywords : European law;

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  5. 5. Environmental Justice and Waste Management : location of landfills and socioeconomic conditions in São Paulo (SP, Brazil)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Débora Tau Zymberg Tomaszewski; [2017]
    Keywords : environmental justice; waste management; landfill; São Paulo; Brazil; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Environmentally safe disposal of urban waste is a global concern that recently gained a new dimension through the lens of Environmental Justice, with a growing literature showing correlation between the placement of waste facilities and disadvantaged groups in society. This thesis seeks to verify whether landfills in the city of São Paulo are located in regions where socially and economically vulnerable groups live, in order to promote the inclusion of the concept of environmental justice in the solid waste management planning process. READ MORE