Essays about: "“Third World women”"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 essays containing the words “Third World women”.

  1. 1. The Importance of Gender Equality in Climate Action : An investigation into how UN member states view the relation between gender equality and climate action

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Diandra van Duijn; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; gender equality; climate action; SDGs; United Nations; National Determined Contributions;

    Abstract : Scientists warn that the current rate of climate change will raise average global temperature by 4°C compared to 1990, although warming of +2°C will already have dire effects throughout the world. Therefore, the UN acknowledges SDG 13 (Climate Action) as one of the most important goals for the coming decade in order to fight climate change. READ MORE

  2. 2. “Everything that needs to make the thing a whole” : aestheticization, exclusion and the political economy of Long Bay’s tourism landscape

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Anwen Martha Davis; [2020]
    Keywords : Jamaica; Tourism; Marxist political economy; Landscape; Exclusion; Aesthetics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Although a large volume of work has been conducted regarding tourism industries across the world, the dominant analysis in the geographies of tourism tends to draw upon post-modern discourse analysis and representational theories. This has resulted in calls to develop more materialist analyses of tourism landscapes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Preventing or redirecting violence : A study on violence against United Nations peacekeeping operations in the presence of other third-party military operatons

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

    Author : Daniel Forslund; [2020]
    Keywords : Peacekeeping; United Nations; Violence; Military intervention; Mali; Central African Republic; MINUSMA; MINUSCA;

    Abstract : United nations peacekeeping is a contentious issue. What is mostly agreed on though, is thatthe brave men and women around the world risking their lives in peacekeeping missions around the world deserve the best security and protection the international community can offer. READ MORE

  4. 4. Living with climate change : A critical examination of global news agencies and their representations of women in the context of climate change

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för mediestudier

    Author : Veronica Netz; [2020]
    Keywords : Women; Gender; Climate change; Feminist Postcolonialism; Critical Discourse Analysis; Global News Media;

    Abstract : This study strives to provide an insight as to how gender is dealt with by global news agencies within the context of climate change. The capacity to adapt to change is shaped by power relations related to social identities of people and group. Gender is a key element of these identities. READ MORE

  5. 5. RE-THINKING WOMEN IN PEACEBUILDING

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Lydia Akinyi Kaol; [2020]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The debate on the inclusion of women in peacebuilding has hit the scholarship field and received wide attention in the last years. There is a greater understanding of the significance from including women in the peacebuilding process. Most existing research focuses on the inclusion of women in the peace process. READ MORE