Essays about: "gender equality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 435 essays containing the words gender equality.

  1. 1. Translating Gender Equality - A case study about the EU gender policy's politicising capacity

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Julia Synnelius; [2018-02-13]
    Keywords : gender equality; policy; gender equality policy; governance; multi-level governance; ESI funds; policy translation;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the politicising capacity of gender equality policy in the European Investment and Structural funds (ESI funds). It takes off from studies on the implementation of the policy, which indicates that it is not able to politicise gender – because it does not articulate gender equality in conflictual terms. READ MORE


    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Gertruda Uleviciute; [2018]
    Keywords : Environmental peacebuilding; natural resource management; post conflict; female empowerment; gender equality; UNEP; UNEP country recovery; Sudan; DRC; Democratic Republic of Congo.;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explain how post-conflict environmental initiatives affect women’s empowerment within natural resource management in the short term. It argues that the lack of causal effect between the variables can be explained by the robustness of patriarchal institutions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Gender within an Indonesian Mathematics Classroom

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Stephanie Olsson; Jenny Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : construction; equality; gender; identity; indonesia; interactionist view; mathematics; mathematics classroom; queer theory;

    Abstract : The sustainable development goals emphasise that gender equality within education is an important problem. Furthermore, gender equality is more than just equal access for boys and girls, it is important to look at what happens within the classroom. Thus, the aim of this study is to explore gender within the mathematics classroom in Indonesia. READ MORE

  4. 4. Speech and Gender in the English as a Second Language Swedish High School Classroom: a Sociolinguistic Study.

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Pedagogik

    Author : Joakim Persson; [2018]
    Keywords : Speech; Gender; Sociolinguistics; Pedagogy; Language;

    Abstract : Gender dominance has been the focus of research in recent years. However, this research was conducted in countries with less progressive stances towards gender equality than Sweden. This paper focuses on gender equality in the Swedish high school English as a second language classroom. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gender Equality and CO2-Emissions: A Panel Data Study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Kajsa Fernström Nåtby; Hannes Rönnerfalk; [2018]
    Keywords : Gender Equality; CO2-emissions; Gender Equality Index; Climate Change; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : There is an acute need to combat global warming, of which carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions are the key driver. Climate policy makers so far have assumed that CO2-emissions and gender equality are closely related. READ MORE