Essays about: "Colombia"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 233 essays containing the word Colombia.

  1. 1. A Call to Anger : A feminist participatory approach to anti-trafficking communication for social change in collaboration with the Youth Advocacy Group of NGO Atina

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

    Author : Margarida Costa da Silva Catela Teixeira; [2021]
    Keywords : Human trafficking; sexual exploitation; feminist research; participatory approach; communication for social change; Serbia.;

    Abstract : Voices of women affected by trafficking in human beings for sexual exploitation (THBSE) are often marginalized and they are not usually included in the design and implementation of anti-trafficking campaigns. Although these campaigns present themselves as Communication for Social Change, the final result often betrays the principles of this form of communication. READ MORE

  2. 2. Home sweet home? : Free housing project and integration in Bogotá, Colombia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Tobias Andersson; [2021]
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    Abstract : Every year millions of human beings are forcibly displaced from their homes due to armed conflicts and natural disasters. By the end of 2019, more people than ever before were identified as Internally Displaced People (IDP), with numbers exceeding 45 million worldwide. READ MORE

  3. 3. Negotiating the moral community : Moral intimacy in the shadow of Colombia's rebel rule

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Phaidon Thymios Benedetti Vassiliou; [2021]
    Keywords : morality; Colombia; armed conflict; peacebuilding; moral anthropology;

    Abstract : While cultural anthropology has a well-established tradition of studying armed conflict and postconflict societies, its consideration of morality in this context has hitherto been granted a tangential, rather than central role. Addressing this gap, the present thesis draws on qualitative data collected during four weeks of fieldwork carried out in the rural inland of Colombia’s Urabá region between June and July of 2018 to explore the ways in which morality is locally constructed in communities afflicted by a history of armed violence and rebel governance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Harvesting an underdeveloped fruit : How decapitation affects ripeness in civil wars

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

    Author : Melker Hörner; [2021]
    Keywords : Decapitation; Ripeness; Stalemate; Colombia; El Salvador;

    Abstract : How does the killing or capture of rebel leaders affect the ends of conflict? Although decapitation scholars argue that it reduces the duration of conflict by disrupting rebel group organizational capacity, few have ever researched what effects decapitations could have on peace negotiations. After reviewing the literature within the field of decapitation and the ripeness theory of negotiation this paper tests the hypothesis that Successful decapitations are likely to increase the duration of time it takes for the government to agree on seeking a negotiated end to their conflict. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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