Essays about: "Convention on Access to Information"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the words Convention on Access to Information.

  1. 1. Leave No One Behind in Education: Advocating for disability rights in Nepal

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Henriksgård Madelene; [2020]
    Keywords : Communication for Development and Social Change; Advocacy communication; Social Movements; Media; Voice; Participation; Disability; Inclusive Education; Disability Rights Movement; Nepal;

    Abstract : Despite international regulations such as the Convention of the Rights of the Child andthe Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the global SustainableDevelopment Goals in Agenda 2030, everyone does not have the same rights toeducation. Children with disabilities are the most marginalised and excluded groups insociety and also overrepresented among those who are not in school. READ MORE

  2. 2. Unaccompanied Children’s Right to Legal Assistance in Asylum Proceedings. An overview of the universal and regional systems of human rights protection in Europe and the Americas.

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

    Author : Marina Vannelli; [2017]
    Keywords : asylum-seeking child; Unaccompanied children; procedural guarantees; legal representation; asylum procedures; best interest principle; human rights.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The situation of unaccompanied asylum-seeking children is nowadays a global issue affecting an important number of children all over the world. Nevertheless, the special needs and vulnerabilities of this group of children have not yet been effectively assessed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Education for All - Including Undocumented Children?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Frida Ericmats Rutgersson; [2016]
    Keywords : Human Rights; Right to Education; Undocumented Children; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Education for all, what does it mean? For me, that all children have the right to education and are given possibilities to obtain this right. Though, is that the reality for all children in practice? Several reports, national as well as international, indicate that this is not the case for undocumented children in Sweden, despite their right to actual enjoyment of the rights protected in the Convention of the Right of the Child. READ MORE

  4. 4. Assessing virtual accessibility : Swedish municipality websites for persons with disabilities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Erik Nilsson; [2016]
    Keywords : CRPD; Disability; Accessibility; Local Government; Digital Inequality; SDGs; Sweden;

    Abstract : The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities outlines the right of persons with disabilities to equal access to information. This paper builds on previous research on the international and national level and examines whether persons with disabilities have equal access to information online on the municipal level of government in Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Access to Justice in Environmental Matters in the EU Member States - A study of the case law from the European Court of Justice on access to national courts for non-governmental organizations and the costs of environmental proceedings

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Karin Hjalmarsson; [2014]
    Keywords : The Aarhus Convention; Environmental law; EU law; Law and Political science; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Förenta Nationernas Ekonomiska Kommission för Europas Konvention om tillgång till information, allmänhetens deltagande i beslutsprocesser och tillgång till rättslig prövning i miljöfrågor (Århuskonventionen) anses vara det essentiella rättsligt bindande instrumentet för skyddet av allmänhetens miljörelaterade rättigheter. Konventionen bygger på uppfattningen att processuella rättigheter i samband med miljöfrågor kan bidra till att skydda rätten för varje person, inklusive framtida generationer, att leva i en miljö som är förenlig med hälsa och välbefinnande. READ MORE