Essays about: "Country of Ownership"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 100 essays containing the words Country of Ownership.

  1. 1. Local Ownership and Development Aid: The Case of Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net Programme

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Elizabeth Gebresilassie; [2019-02-06]
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    Abstract : The concept of local ownership has increasingly become a leading principle of development cooperation. While it is generally accepted that more ownership means more sustainability, there is still much to be done in order to clearly define and measure the concept. This study attempts to provide a conceptual understanding of local ownership. READ MORE

  2. 2. Peace in the peaks? Changes in water and land distribution in Colombia’s southern highlands during the Post-Peace Agreement phase

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Laura Betancur Alarcón; [2019]
    Keywords : Colombia; highlands; peace agreement; armed conflict; water; political ecology; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Governance of environmental resources plays a key role in enhancing or hindering progress towards peace in post-conflict societies. Two years after the signing of the Peace Agreement between the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and the government of Colombia, new dynamics on natural resource and land-use are leading to environmental harm in some regions. READ MORE

  3. 3. The perceptions of young South Africans to the land reform : -A qualitative study of young people in Stellenbosch

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Julia Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Land reform; South Africa; Stellenbosch; Relative deprivation theory; Inequality; Historical injustices; Redistribution of land;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to examine the opinions of the land reform by the young population in Stellenbosch, South Africa. So far, the land reform that was implemented already in 1994, has not proven to be effective on the country’s huge inequality of land ownership between the black and white population. READ MORE

  4. 4. Corporate payout policy: a study on multinationality and legal origin

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : K.G. Hop; [2019]
    Keywords : Payout; multinationality; legal origin; dividend; share repurchases; agency;

    Abstract : This paper investigates determinants of payout levels and payout composition in multinational corporations and domestic corporations and how payout differs between the two, as well as the effect of a country’s legal tradition on payout, on a worldwide sample. My main findings are that multinational corporations’ total payout is slightly lower than domestic corporations’ payout when taking into account a country’s legal tradition affects. READ MORE

  5. 5. THE PARIS DECLARATION ON AID EFFECTIVENESS AND DONOR COORDINATION: A Comparative Study of The United States, Canada and China in Ghana

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tani Tindame; [2018-12-07]
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    Abstract : International development agencies, as well as government partners, agreed on five principlesthat aim at making aid more effective through the Paris Declaration (PD) in 2005. These Principles include ownership, alignment, harmonisation, managing for results and mutual accountability. The principles aim at making aid effective and predictable. READ MORE