Essays about: "Dominican Republic"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 essays containing the words Dominican Republic.

  1. 1. Building Bridges Through Visual Manifestations of Statelessness : Decolonial feminism and coalitional engagement against denial of genocide in the Dominican Republic

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och samhälle; Linköpings universitet/REMESO - Institutet för forskning om Migration, Etnicitet och Samhälle

    Author : Melike İşleyen; [2022]
    Keywords : Statelessness; Decolonial Feminism; Dominican Republic; Coalitional Engagement; Documentary; Stateless and Our Lives in Transit;

    Abstract : The work presented aims to show the complexity, causes, and challenges of being stateless in the Dominican Republic through the medium of documentaries. This thesis will also uncoverpossibilities of resistance and coalitional engagement. READ MORE

  2. 2. Taiwan’s Battle of Recognition: An analysis of the withdrawal of state recognition in practice

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Micaela Carhed; [2020]
    Keywords : State recognition; Taiwan; Honduras; Dominican Republic; Power Politics; Diplomatic Allies; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Since 2016, seven countries have withdrawn its recognition of Taiwan which have left the contested state with only fifteen diplomatic allies. Consequently, this affects the democracy of 23 million people, and minimizes Taiwan’s ability and cooperation in the global world. READ MORE

  3. 3. One island, two worlds: A comparative political ecology of deforestation disparity causes in Haiti and the Dominican Republic

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Milla Marzelius; [2020]
    Keywords : Political ecology; deforestation; dynamic case-study approach; Haiti; Dominican Republic; Hispaniola; soil degradation; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : On the Caribbean island of Hispaniola, two countries share the same environmental and climatic pre-conditions, but show monumental differences in current forest-cover. While tropical forests are covering almost half of the Dominican Republic, Haiti is down to just a few percent. READ MORE

  4. 4. Double Jeopardy: Child Marriage & Intimate Partner Violence, the Dominican Republic perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Frankseco Yorke; [2020]
    Keywords : Child marriage; Intimate Partner Violence; IPV; odds ratio; binary logistic regression; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Child marriage disproportionately affects 1 in 5 girls globally. Entry into early marriage predisposes women to intimate partner violence which affects 1 in 3 women globally. Dominican Republic has been affected by both phenomena, but studies examining the association is lacking. Also, studies in other countries mostly only focus on prevalence. READ MORE

  5. 5. All-inclusive or Not-inclusive? : - Towards a more sustainable use of water and electricity by the tourism sector in the Dominican Republic.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Tua Tägtström; Rebecca Vikström; [2020]
    Keywords : All-inclusive; Hotel strategies; Sustainable tourism; Dominican Republic; Water use; Electricity use; Consumption and production; Local resident;

    Abstract : Purpose  The purpose of this study is to understand the challenges all-inclusive hotels face in implementing sustainable water and electricity management in the Dominican Republic. Different challenges in balancing water and electricity towards sustainable consumption patterns will be identified. READ MORE