Essays about: "Colombia"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 171 essays containing the word Colombia.

  1. 1. OH, HOW PRETTY YOU WOMEN ARE TALKING ABOUT SECURITY A qualitative perspective on how female internal mediators in Colombia view gender as affecting their influence in peace negotiation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Moa Haeggblom; [2020-03-03]
    Keywords : Colombia; gender; internal mediator; interviews; peace negotiation;

    Abstract : Peace diplomacy has been a male dominated area for centuries. The internal mediator, anactor taking part within peace negotiations, plays an essential role in increasing the likelihood of negotiated agreements. READ MORE

  2. 2. Is Deforestation in Colombia Caused by Oil Palm Expansion?

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Mona Date; [2020]
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    Abstract : The palm oil industry is growing globally and palm oil is today the most used vegetable oil for biofuels, however, over the last years research has showed that it has caused great deforestation in Southeast Asia where the grand majority of oil palm is produced. There has also been reports on poor working conditions showing that the palm oil is not socially sustainable either. READ MORE

  3. 3. Indigenous Peoples and Internal Displacement: A Legal No Man's Land?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Jack Musgrave; [2020]
    Keywords : Indigenous peoples; human rights; internal displacement; Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement; UNDRIP; ILO Convention no. 169; Colombia; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : “Cultural identity is closely linked to their ancestral lands. If they are deprived of them, by means of forced displacement, it seriously affects their cultural identity, and finally, their very right to life lato sensu... READ MORE

  4. 4. “I think this is very unique. Apart from my family they are the most important.” A case study on informal relations in a youth project

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Laura Juarez Sandqvist; Martina Herbert; [2020]
    Keywords : Informal relations; youth projects; vulnerable youth; mentoring; youth development; Colombia; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis is based on a case study conducted during eight weeks in a youth project in Colombia. The project aims to support vulnerable youth from communities outside Cartagena into entering higher education and enhance their engagement in social work in their communities. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Development is the new Peace”: A case study on Pastoral Social Pasto’s role as a local actor in the peacebuilding process in the Colombian region of Nariño

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Tanja Enseroth; [2019-06-14]
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    Abstract : The aim of this study is to analyze the role of Pastoral Social Pasto as a case of a local actor within the peacebuilding process in the Colombian region Nariño. Colombia suffered from an internal armed conflict that endured over five decades. READ MORE