Essays about: "Democratic Republic of Congo"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 essays containing the words Democratic Republic of Congo.

  1. 1. 'Nobody wants to get into the jungle' : Explaining strategy based on restrained offensive operations and peacekeeping effectiveness.

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

    Author : Francisco Magliano; [2018]
    Keywords : MONUSCO; offensive operations; peacekeeping operations; Democratic Republic of Congo;

    Abstract : No study has so far documented the characteristics of a military strategy based on offensive operations and whether they influence the security situation in the areas in which they are launched. Yet, it seems extremely important to study because there is a growing trend in Peacekeeping Operations of becoming more robust in the use of force by applying this kind of military strategy. READ MORE

  2. 2. HOW DO POST-CONFLICT ENVIRONMENTAL INITIATIVES AFFECT WOMEN'S EMPOWERMENT WITHIN NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT IN THE SHORT TERM?

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

    Author : Gertruda Uleviciute; [2018]
    Keywords : Environmental peacebuilding; natural resource management; post conflict; female empowerment; gender equality; UNEP; UNEP country recovery; Sudan; DRC; Democratic Republic of Congo.;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explain how post-conflict environmental initiatives affect women’s empowerment within natural resource management in the short term. It argues that the lack of causal effect between the variables can be explained by the robustness of patriarchal institutions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Antropogena hot mot bergsgorillan (Gorilla beringei beringei) i östra Afrika och bevarandearbetet i området

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Emelie Lejon Flodin; [2018]
    Keywords : bergsgorilla; antropogena hot; bevarandearbete;

    Abstract : Den kritiskt utrotningshotade bergsgorillan (Gorilla beringei beringei) förekommer endast i två isolerade populationer i fyra nationalparker i Rwanda, Uganda och Demokratiska republiken Kongo. Antalet uppskattas idag vara 880 individer. READ MORE

  4. 4. Experiencing the “worst period of her life” : A critical analysis of women´s portrayal in humanitarian aid campaigns

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Emy Lynch; [2018]
    Keywords : Humanitarian action; humanitarian aid campaigns; women´s representation; bare life; Agamben; the DRC;

    Abstract : Women and children are often the focus of humanitarian aid campaigns, generally considered to be the main victims of humanitarian emergencies. Previous research has explored the portrayal of victims within humanitarian action, focusing on humanitarian images, and how humanitarianism portrays the refugee. READ MORE

  5. 5. Migration and Development : A case study of the Democratic Republic of Congo and Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för samhälls- och välfärdsstudier

    Author : Mushiarhamina Blessing; [2018]
    Keywords : Migration and development; workforce; remittances; DRC; Sweden.;

    Abstract : Sweden is a developed country whereas DRC is a developing country, and both are countries of migration and immigration. Taking these two countries as a case study in migration and development brings out a better understanding that good labour migration policy facilitates all actors to realize the benefits of migrant workers through labour and remittances. READ MORE