Essays about: "Afghanistan"

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  1. 1. Stalling Democracy in the Middle East : Failure of US Foreign Policy or Absence of Democratic Culture?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Erik Paananen; [2022]
    Keywords : Middle East; United States interventions; Democratic culture; Case studies; nationally representative public opinion surveys.;

    Abstract : The objective of this essay is to investigate whether the repeated failures to democratize in the Middle East depends on the United States' unsuccessful foreign policy or if it is caused by an absence of democratic culture, focusing primarily on Afghanistan whilst also including Iraq and Libya based on the criteria of having been the subject of US military incursion(s). The research made for this paper is based upon the case study method combined with a quantitative dataset from the Arab Barometer in order to measure democratic culture. READ MORE

  2. 2. Earning Refuge : A Case Study on the Afghan Special Contributors in the Republic of Korea

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Sarah Nygård; [2022]
    Keywords : Refugees; Belonging; Multiculturalism; Identity; Korea; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to analyze how Afghan evacuees have been constructed as belonging in Korea and what impacts might their status as ‘special contributors’ have for the future resettlement and integration of refugees. ‘Special contributor’ is a term used for the Afghan personnel and their families that worked with Korean governmental agencies in Afghanistan, and were evacuated upon the Taliban takeover of Kabul in 2021. READ MORE

  3. 3. The possibility for NGOs to increase human rights with cooperation from the governments - A comparative case study within Myanmar and Afghanistan measuring maternal mortality

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hedvig Bergqvist; [2022]
    Keywords : Non-governmental organizations; Maternal mortality; Human rights; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : One of the target goals for sustainable development is the reduction of maternal mortality, which is a big health issue in some countries. Even if the research on maternal health care has come far and with the right expertise and supplies, almost all maternal deaths would be preventable. READ MORE

  4. 4. Female Leadership Challenges : A Comparative Study Between Afghanistan and the Netherlands

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Ruth Adesanya; Noorullah Tareen; Bas Veldhuis; [2022]
    Keywords : organization; leadership; management; HR; female leadership; leadership styles; global; Afghanistan; the Netherlands; challenges; barriers; glass ceiling; gender;

    Abstract : Although the topic is trending globally, clear steps forward for female leadership are yet to be made. This is impacted even more by the fact that little empirical research has been conducted to examine the attitudes towards females in managerial positions from different countries' point of view. READ MORE

  5. 5. Spatio-temporal analysis of groundwater-dependent precipitation based on Lagrangian moisture tracking

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi

    Author : Daowei Li; [2022]
    Keywords : Groundwater abstraction; groundwater dependent precipitation; ERA5 precipitation; Utrack; Lagrangian model.;

    Abstract : Groundwater abstraction for irrigation use has steadily increased over the past decades, resulting in additional evaporation to the atmosphere, and increased precipitation. The precipitation stemming from groundwater irrigation (or Groundwater-dependent precipitation) has received little attention during recent years and is solely researched by the Eulerian model. READ MORE