Essays about: "gender equality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 430 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Girls' Future is Girls' Future? : Tracing the Girl Effect in Plan International Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hannah Lundgren; [2018]
    Keywords : gender; development; instrumentalism; Girl Effect;

    Abstract : This thesis sets out to answer if, and in that case how, the current development discourse, centring on instrumentalist arguments for gender equality and the “marketization” of aid, is reflected in Plan International Sweden’s campaign on the International Day of the Girl Child. The study draws upon critical feminist theories which stress that the instrumentalist approach, which scholars mean has become more common due to the marketization of aid, essentializes women and men in line with traditional ideas of femininity and masculinity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Att göra plats : för tjejers delaktighet och inflytande i utvecklingen av en jämställd aktivitetspark

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Maria Wallstedt; [2018]
    Keywords : delaktighetsprocess; genus; jämställdhet; landskapsarkitektur; samhällsplanering;

    Abstract : Detta arbete syftar till att utveckla och pröva en delaktighetsprocess utifrån ett genusperspektiv för att stärka tjejers delaktighet och inflytande i skapandet av en offentlig aktivitetspark i Gottsunda i Uppsala. Jämställdhet är en central aspekt av samhällsplaneringen och är en förutsättning och viktig grundpelare för social hållbarhet. READ MORE