Essays about: "Charity"

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  1. 1. Food Banks: An eco-social solution? Critical perspectives on food charity in Europe

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Pauline Rittel; [2023-11-03]
    Keywords : food banks; Europe; Doughnut model; eco-social research; sustainability;

    Abstract : This aim of this thesis was to investigate food banking organisations as part of food charity on different governance levels within the EU in relation to aspects of sustainability. The Doughnut model after Raworth (2017) as an element of eco-social research is employed as theoretical underpinning to explore the organisational positioning regarding the societal problems of food waste and food insecurity, as well as the solutions that the organisations envision in relation to sustainability. READ MORE

  2. 2. Regular pre-service teachers’ perception on inclusive education of students with disabilities in Vietnam.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Thuan Le; [2023-10-31]
    Keywords : inclusive education; initial teacher training; Vietnam;

    Abstract : Aim: The study investigates the perceptions of Vietnamese regular pre-service teachers on inclusive education (IE) of students with disabilities (SWD) in Vietnam by examining how pre-service teachers understand the concept of inclusive education, the primary sources of information used by pre-service teachers to acquire knowledge about inclusive education, and their perceived preparedness to include students with disabilities in regular classrooms. Theory: The charity model or Confucian philosophy, the medical model, and the social model of disability were adopted to explore the perceptions of Vietnamese regular pre-service teachers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Impact and Innovation: How Can NGOs Manage Both? A Single-Case Study on Ambidexterity in a Dynamic Environment

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

    Author : Hedda Heinonen; Linn Samuelson; [2023]
    Keywords : Innovation; Organizational ambidexterity; Environmental dynamism; NGO;

    Abstract : Organizational ambidexterity is a concept that captures an organization's ability to manage business efficiently by exploiting existing solutions, and to cope with future demand by exploring new opportunities. Scarce resources amplify the need for efficiency, while a dynamic environment demands adaptation and innovation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Corporate Involvement in Charitable Engagements : Exploring the Dynamics of Corporate-Charity Collaborators

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Mikaela Jansson; Katarina Ölander Gür; [2023]
    Keywords : CSR; corporate-charity collaborations; sustainability reporting; charitable engagements;

    Abstract : In today's business environment, organizations are expected to engage in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), which involves balancing their economic success with positive social and environmental impact. Collaborating with charitable organizations can be a way for companies to engage in socially responsible activities and given the increasing focus on CSR, there is a potential for an enhanced interaction between companies and charitable organizations. READ MORE

  5. 5. How do Communicators in Social Change Organisations Navigate the Use of Artificial Intelligence? : A Thematic Analysis Through the Lens of Ethical Storytelling

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Anna Svensson; [2023]
    Keywords : Artificial Intelligence; Communication about Development; Charity Communications; Ethical Communications; International Development; ComDev; Ethical Storytelling; AI Ethics;

    Abstract : The increasing accessibility and sophistication of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in generating high-quality images and texts presents opportunities, risks, and ethical dilemmas in the Communication about Development (ComDev) sector. This dissertation asks: how do ComDev professionals navigate the ethics of using AI to create visual and written content to raise funds and motivate action on global social issues? Drawing on the idea that AI ethics cannot be understood or achieved independent of a broader ethical structure, the project develops a theoretical framework of ethical storytelling, suggesting this can be successfully applied to AI and non-AI-generated content. READ MORE