Essays about: "Convention of the Rights of the Child"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 67 essays containing the words Convention of the Rights of the Child.

  1. 1. Bare Life of Unaccompanied Children: A Critique on the Human Rights State-Centrism and the Right to Asylum in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hamidreza Vasheghanifarahani; [2018-09-25]
    Keywords : state-centrism; the right to asylum; Sweden’s U-turn asylum policy; rightlessness; zone of indistinction; bare life; the paradox of human rights; the sovereign; policy analysis; unaccompanied Afghanistanian children; bio-politics;

    Abstract : The question of asylum seekers and refugee rights is one of the main examples which reveals the paradox of the citizen rights and human rights. This thesis aims to analyse the U-turn asylum policy of Sweden regarding unaccompanied minors from a critical perspective in this regard. READ MORE

  2. 2. ROUTINES AND SOCIAL PRACTICE: A qualitative thesis about the relationship between societal actors and Unaccompanied Minor Asylum Seekers in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Fanny Lundgren; [2018-03-14]
    Keywords : UMAS; Unaccompanied minors; Convention of the Rights of the Child; Mental Health; Critical Discourse; Analysis; Fairclough s three-dimensional model; Social Services; Migration Office; Police; Human Rights;

    Abstract : The purpose of the thesis was to: (1) Investigate if Sweden fails to fulfil the obligations as stated in article 3, 6, 22, 33 – 37 of the CRC (1989) concerning their treatment of UMAS in Sweden; (2) Investigate the perspective on UMAS as presented in the routines of relevant actors; (3) Investigate if there is an underlying discourse which affects the relevant actors; (4) Investigate how Maslows hierarchy of needs can explain that deviations and poor mental health in UMAS is a consequence of flaws within the system.Fairclough’s three-dimensional model was used to investigate if there was any underlying discourse which affected the societal actors and what perspective the relevant societal actors regarding UMAS. READ MORE

  3. 3. Barn i fysisk planering : en undersökning av barnperspektiv och barns perspektiv inom kommunal verksamhet

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Lydia Martinsson; Emma Öhrling; [2018]
    Keywords : barnperspektiv; barns perspektiv; dialog; fysisk planering; kommunal verksamhet;

    Abstract : FN:s barnkonvention belyser barns rätt att höras i frågor som rör deras livsmiljö, trots detta får barn sällan sin röst hörd i planeringsprocesser som gäller den fysiska miljön. Vi planerare försöker i många fall utgå från ett barnperspektiv vid planering av barns utemiljö, vilket innebär att vi försöker se världen utifrån barnets synvinkel. READ MORE

  4. 4. Governmentality and Psychological Strain in a Participatory Educational Paradigm: Conceptualising School Policy Discourse on Pupil Participation in the Swedish Upper Secondary School

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Madeleine Collin; [2018]
    Keywords : adolescent health; foucauldian discourse analysis; governmentality; gy11; job-demand-control; Karasek Theorell; pupil participation; Swedish upper secondary school; the child’s right to be heard; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to gain a deeper understanding of pupil participation from the perspective of psychological wellbeing through analysing school policy discourse related to the reformation of the Swedish upper secondary school in 2011 (Gy11) and interviews with Swedish upper secondary school counsellors. Participatory learning is part of a new educational paradigm and coincides with Article 12 of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, the child’s right to be heard. READ MORE

  5. 5. What do you think? : A board game that invites children to participate in decision-making

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för design (DE)

    Author : Erika Axman; [2018]
    Keywords : Design;

    Abstract : Ever since 1919 has “Rädda Barnen” aka, “Save the Children” fought for the rights of the child. The UN convention tackles many important fights today concerning social sustainability which goals are pointing towards the improvement of children’s life conditions. Today we live in an adults world with an adults mind. READ MORE