Essays about: "policy making method"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 63 essays containing the words policy making method.

  1. 1. A GIS-based multi-criteria decision analysis of wind farm site suitability in New South Wales, Australia, from a sustainable development perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Michaela Bobeck; [2017]
    Keywords : GIS; Geography; MCDA; wind farm; site suitability; Australia; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The interest for renewable energy within Australia is growing and the New South Wales (NSW) Government has committed to a Renewable Energy Target scheme of 20 percent renewable energy by 2020. Wind energy is a mature renewable energy resource, which has been successfully deployed for electricity generation around the world. READ MORE

  2. 2. WOMEN AS ACTORS? An analysis of the focus on women´s representation within Swedish development cooperation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lovisa Varenius; [2016-09-16]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Gender inequality is still a wide spread problem in the world today. One way of working for gender equality is via development cooperation. Nowadays gender equality advocacy is an accepted and important part of development cooperation and to target women is a common policy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Unlocking successful sustainability : innovative communication strategies for science based policy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Saahil Waslekar; [2016]
    Keywords : boundary work; professional environment science communicator PESC ; science communication; Science Policy Interface SPI ; science-based policy; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Environmental policy should be made up of scientific evidence. This thesis paper supports science based policy and its formulation through innovative communication strategies. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Impact of Targeted Sanctions on Rebel Groups

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

    Author : Nestani Kapanadze; [2016]
    Keywords : Targeted Sanctions; Rebel Groups; UNSC; RUF; UNITA;

    Abstract : Targeted sanctions’ impact over rebel groups has not been examined by scholars, making it unclear whether the policy mechanism has the capacity to peacefully resolve intrastate armed conflicts and cease hostilities by weakening rebel groups. Considering the mentioned, the paper explores how targeted sanctions impact rebel groups, and suggests that properly monitored and effectively enforced targeted sanctions have the capacity to weaken rebel groups, via shortening rebels’ economic, military and political resources. READ MORE

  5. 5. The state of local journalism : A comparative study of local journalistic output in three Swedish municipalities.

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Avdelningen för medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Erika Hellekant Rowe; [2016]
    Keywords : Local journalism; content analysis; news ecology; democracy; social identity; Lokaljournalistik; innehållsanalys; nyhetsekologi; demokrati; social identitet;

    Abstract : Journalism plays a central role in the liberal democratic society and it enables the citizens to make informed decisions. In a local community it also holds many social functions such as creating a common local identity and a geographical belonging. READ MORE