Essays about: "Conflict Affected Societies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words Conflict Affected Societies.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Conditions for Cooperative Water Resource Management in a conflict affected society : A case study of the Ibër River Basin

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Astrid Berne; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Water Resource Management; Transboundary Waters; Conflict Affected Societies; Environmental Peacemaking.;

    Abstract : Kosovo is a disputed territory, in conflict with Serbia, the country it declared independence from in 1999. The two states share water resource, in the form of the Ibër river. Kosovo is facing issues of water scarcity and the water it has access to is heavily polluted with untreated wastewater metallurgy waste. READ MORE

  3. 3. Kvinnors deltagande och hållbar fred En kvantitativ studie av betydelsen av gender sensitive provisions i fredsavtal och hållbar fred

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lisa Karlsson; [2019-10-09]
    Keywords : women; durable peace; peace agreements; gender sensitive provisions;

    Abstract : Women’s participation in peace processes is meaningful in order to bring about a durable peace. Previous research shows that peace agreements signed by women have a higher implementation rate than peace agreements signed by only men. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sustainable Capitalism in the Making? The Marshallian Citizenship Conceptualisation Expanded in a European Circular Economy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Louise Warenius; [2018-02-07]
    Keywords : circular economy; citizenship; sustainable growth;

    Abstract : In contrast to a linear system of take-make-dispose when it comes to production and consumption patterns, a circular economy aims at preserving and using resources to itsmaximum, promoting a longer durability of products and stands for the minimising of waste.This can be seen as a part of a broader paradigm of sustainable economic growth, which theEuropean Commission and many of the European Union’s member states on the national levelaim at integrating into society as a whole. READ MORE

  5. 5. Role of state weakness in customary conflict resolution : Case of Kenya and Tanzania

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

    Author : Andrei Lahunou; [2016]
    Keywords : Ebharaza; Baraza; CCR; ADR; Africa;

    Abstract : The only way to resolve existing conflicts, mitigate consequences and reduce risks of their reoccurrence is to have efficient instrument for justice delivering. In many weak states and areas across the globe factual absence of a state’s infrastructure, corrupt court system and unbearable litigation costs leave conflict parties no other option, but to resort to violence. READ MORE