Essays about: "what is ngo"

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  1. 1. Blurring realities between NGOs & retailers: A qualitative study of what enables NGOs and retailers to sustain inter-organisational collaborations in strategic CSR-projects, despite conflicting logics

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Antonia Linnarsson; Lina Wingren; [2017]
    Keywords : Institutional Theory; Institutional Logics; Inter-Organisational Collaboration; Corporate Social Responsibility;

    Abstract : Inter-organisational collaborations between NGOs and retailers have become increasingly popular in Sweden. Yet, there is currently only a few studies that seek to explain how inter-organisational relationships between NGOs and retailers can be sustained over time, given the often fundamentally different institutional logics on which these two organisational types are based. READ MORE

  2. 2. Samverkan inom CSR : en fallstudie genom Martin & Servera på Svenska Sojadialogen

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Amanda Carlström; Anna Ramvall; [2017]
    Keywords : Samverkan; Soja; CSR; Intressenter; Kommunikation; Foodservice; Livsmedel;

    Abstract : I den här uppsatsen undersöks samverkan för att nå en mer hållbar sojaproduktion. Det innebär att företag tillsammans med en NGO har valt att gå samman för att gemensamt nå en lösning på ett större komplext problem, vilket här är produktionen av soja. Samverkan kan ses som en del av företagets CSR-strategi. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cross-Mandate Cooperation among Humanitarian NGOs and Development NGOs: a Case Study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Kathrine Sørensen; [2017]
    Keywords : inter-organisational cooperation; inter-NGO cooperation; humanitarian-development nexus; NGO behaviours; humanitarian principles; protracted crisis; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to uncover under what conditions humanitarian NGOs and development NGOs are most likely to cooperate. Of particular interest are the dynamics of cross-mandate cooperation within protracted crises. READ MORE

  4. 4. The vulnerable boy-child : A qualitative study of the sitution for the rural boys in Kenya

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för beteendevetenskap och socialt arbete

    Author : Elin Horvath Antonsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Kenya; boy-child; vulnerability; neglect; exclusion; manhood;

    Abstract : This minor field study describes the situation for the boy-child in rural Kenya and thepossible effects that can be seen after years of focus directed mostly on the girl-child,both in school and through non-governmental organizations (NGO). This study is doneby going in to the field of rural Kenya and meeting people who can give their opinion onwhat is going on for the boy-child in Kenya. READ MORE

  5. 5. Does policy adoption influence the association between socio-economic differences and smoking prevalence? A longitudinal analysis 2008-2015

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialmedicin och global hälsa

    Author : Nefti-Eboni Bempong; [2017]
    Keywords : Tobacco; Tobacco control; Tobacco prevention and Socio-economic status; Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Abstract Introduction: Smoking is a major public health concern, accounting for nearly 700,000 deaths on an annual basis, globally. The socio-economic differences within smoking are well established, reflected in a social gradient that is estimated to account for half of the socio- economic differences in mortality for men aged 35-69 years in developed settings, such as the European region. READ MORE