Essays about: "Armed Conflicts"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 92 essays containing the words Armed Conflicts.

  1. 1. International Protection of Children Education During Armed Conflicts and the International Community Response (A Case Study of Syria)

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Mohamad Alsaid; [2019]
    Keywords : Armed Conflicts; Children; Education; Syria; International community;

    Abstract : This research critically examines the international protection of children education during the Syrian armed conflict since 2011. It identifies the reasons behind the failure of the international community in providing the necessary protection and its impacts on the Syrian children education. READ MORE

  2. 2. Violence against LGBTIQ+ Individuals in the Syrian Arab Republic

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

    Author : Lisa Bergsten; [2019]
    Keywords : lslamic State; Free Syrian Army; Ideology; LGBTIQ ; Gender; Sexualities; Targeted Violence; Victim Selection; Armed Conflict; Syrian Arabic Republic; Sexual Minorities; HBTQ ; genus; kön; sexualiteter; sexuella minoriteter; ideologier; beväpnad konflikt; Syriska Arabiska Republiken; IS; FSA;

    Abstract : This bachelor thesis is a qualitative, small-n, empirically driven comparative study that examines the relationship between rebel group ideology and targeted violence against the LGBTIQ+ community. Two rebel groups in the Syrian Arab Republic, with different ideological beliefs, are examined and compared in relation to their level of violence against LGBTIQ+ individuals. READ MORE

  3. 3. Women in Conflict: The Relationship between Female Participation in Non-State Armed Groups and Sexual Violence

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

    Author : Yordanos Melake; [2019]
    Keywords : Gender; Female Participation; Sexual Violence; Non-state Armed Groups;

    Abstract : Previous research has laid out different answers and explanations to why there is variation in female participation and sexual violence respectively. However, less attention has been attributed to investigate the relationship between female participation and sexual violence. READ MORE

  4. 4. LIVE TO LEARN ANOTHER DAY

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Robin Leijding; [2019]
    Keywords : Militära lärande organisationer; organisatoriskt lärande; anpassning; organizational forgetting;

    Abstract : Studies have shown that there are several advantages to armed forces in having a well-developed learning organization. Scholars mainly argue two things on the subject, firstly, the military organization with the stronger organizational learning capability will win contemporary wars and conflicts. READ MORE

  5. 5. Negotiating in Peace : Examining the Effect of Ceasefires during Negotiations on Reaching a Peace Accord

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

    Author : Luís Martínez Lorenzo; [2019]
    Keywords : Ceasefires; Peace Agreements; Negotiations; Africa; Internal Conflicts.;

    Abstract : Do ceasefires during peace negotiations facilitate reaching a peace agreement in internal armed conflicts? Existing case studies offer diverging arguments and mixed empirical evidence for whether ceasefires should precede or come after the more political settlements. In this regard, I argue that ceasefires facilitate that the combatant parties will reach a political deal by increasing mutual trust, alleviating the impact of two critical uncertainties in the negotiation stage: the uncertainty on whether the other party is willing to reach a negotiated settlement, and the uncertainty on whether the other party has the capacity to control their respective armed forces. READ MORE