Essays about: "gender equality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 459 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. Understanding state repression in the light of gender equality : Exploring under which conditions states use violent repression toward violent and nonviolent dissent

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

    Author : Jenny Larsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Gender equality; repression; dissent;

    Abstract : States respond to dissent with repressive means to stay in power. However, there are observed variations in how violently this repressive behavior actually is. READ MORE

  3. 3. ”New era towards gender equality in Uganda?” : A case study in rural Lukonko on households’ perceptions towards sending their girls and boys to primary school

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för naturvetenskap, miljö och teknik

    Author : Matilda Lund; [2018]
    Keywords : Gender equality in rural sites; attendance in primary school; changing perceptions; development; Uganda;

    Abstract : Background: Worldwide, gender inequality has existed for a long time due to culture, religion and patriarchal structures, sometimes maintained by law. As a result, millions of girls lose their right to schooling, and it is affecting the development of entire nations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gender Differences in Commuting over Municipality Borders : A study of regional Human Capital’s effect on commuting in Sweden

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Johanna Carlson; Hanna Malmfors; [2018]
    Keywords : Commuting; Gender Equality; Human Capital; Geographical differences; Labor market;

    Abstract : Gender equality has increased over time, and the question of how it progresses is highly important. Commuting behavior is an essential theme in Economic research since it, for example, affects the market structure, the distribution of labor, and economic growth. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Womenomics" : The Political and Economic Policies for Women's Emancipation?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lipikar Narayaem Lindman; [2018]
    Keywords : Womenomics; Liberal feminism; Confucianism; women s role; Shinzo Abe;

    Abstract : Although there has been substantial progress toward gender equality, great disparities still persist. Across the globe, women face widespread gender gaps in the division of household responsibilities, economic resources, limited access to educational opportunities, and legal and political barriers to political power. READ MORE