Essays about: "what is ngo"

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  1. 1. A Qualitative Approach to Refugee Law and International Migrant Legislation: The Life Stories of Venezuelan Emigrants

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Lis Cristina Santamaría García; [2017-10-04]
    Keywords : Refugee Law; Refugee; Migrant; Emigrant; International Migrant Legislation; Venezuela; Case Study; Life Stories; Qualitative Research;

    Abstract : This research studies the Venezuelan emigrants’ case in order to contest refugee law and international migrant legislation. Fragments-of-life-stories & semi-structured interviews were used as bottom-up approach, and document research including NGO reports was conducted from a top-down perspective, aiming to provide a cohesive, comprehensive and coherent image of what it means to be a Venezuelan emigrant in the last eighteen years. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Adaptability in NGO-projects : Learnings from NGO-projects managing food security in unstable environments

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Frida Kypengren; [2017]
    Keywords : NGOs; private actors; development cooperation; non-governmental aid; adaptability; human security; food security; conflict; climate change;

    Abstract : The shift to a human security perspective has put food security on the agenda in development cooperation. In this world private actors are increasing their presence and a larger amount of aid is channeled through these organizations. However, there are little studies made on private actors in development cooperation, especially NGOs. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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