Essays about: "host community"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 54 essays containing the words host community.

  1. 1. Challenges of the European Migration Crisis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tina Amir Manochehri Naeini; [2017]
    Keywords : Securitization; Migration; European Migration Crisis; Speech act; content analysis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Migration is a multidimensional phenomena presented in various political debates, discussed from economic perspectives to human rights features. Historically, migrants have been considered both as possibilities contributing to the economy and diversity as well as threats to the economy, society and the cultural identity of the host community. READ MORE

  2. 2. Between Dark Days and Light Nights : International PhD Students’ Experiences in Uppsala

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Stefanie Mallow; [2017]
    Keywords : International PhD Students; Supervisors; Higher Education; Practice Theory; Sweden; Anthropology; Mobility;

    Abstract : Analysing what it means being neither immigrant nor tourist in a foreign country, this thesis looks at the experiences of international PhD students and their supervisors in the Swedish university town Uppsala. The Faculty of Science and Technology of Uppsala University and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) are the universities studied. READ MORE

  3. 3. Games for Humanity : How serious games can engage communities for risk-reduction activities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Nadine Küng; [2017]
    Keywords : humanitarian action; disaster risk reduction; climate change adaptation; water and sanitation; community engagement; communication for development; behavior change; learning; game; gamification; serious games; engagement games; UNICEF; Red Cross Red Crescent;

    Abstract : In the past decade, major humanitarian actors such as UNICEF, WFP and the Red Cross Red Crescent movement have started developing serious games for activities ranging from early warning to handwashing. They celebrate their games as a promising channel to engage the communities they work with. READ MORE

  4. 4. Designing Sharing Platforms : A study of the Hoffice coworking network

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Emma Lundin; [2016]
    Keywords : Collaborative Consumption; Sharing; Coworking; Social Network; Design; Online Platform;

    Abstract : The sharing economy, or collaborative consumption, refers to peer-to-peer sharing of goods and services coordinated through a commercialized or community-based online platform. Collaborative consumption platforms are used for sharing of our under-used assets, e.g. our homes, tools, and vehicles, and can bring social communities together. READ MORE

  5. 5. Host community and refugees – a healthy relationship? : Field study on the effects of the refugee influx on the host community in Kakuma, Kenya.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Ellen Jonsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Conflicts; Co-existence; Refugees; Host Community; Kenya; Turkana; Kakuma; Chambers; Field Study.;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the impacts of the refugee influx on the host community in Kakuma, Kenya. This is done by a field study, in February-March 2016, with an abductive qualitative method, using semi-structured interviews. READ MORE