Essays about: "policy making method"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 62 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 : Geography; GIS; 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]
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    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. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. EU Turf War in External Affairs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Simon Axbrink Jönsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Key words: Power retention; European Commission; European External Action Service; Historical Institutionalism; Institutional overlap; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Abstract After the Lisbon treaty came into effect in 2009 the European Commission lost its position as the main representative of the European Union in external affairs to the High Representative of Foreign affairs and the newly established External Action Service. This thesis explores why the European Commission despite the new treaty has remained a major player in External Affairs. READ MORE