Essays about: "El Salvador"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 essays containing the words El Salvador.

  1. 1. People help the people: A critical discourse analysis of NGO activism against water privatisation in El Salvador

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Line Lundager Olsen; [2022]
    Keywords : activism; El Salvador; water politics; water privatisation; power; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns itself with the current state of water activism in El Salvador. For 20 years the topic has been a point of conflict for the nation, with both wins and losses for the water activists. The previous academic research into this consists of ethnographic studies. READ MORE

  2. 2. "A mother never stops waiting" : Exploring Motherhood as an Identity Marker in Social Movements

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Miriam Steinbach; Victoria Särnhult; [2021]
    Keywords : communication for development; feminism; gender equality; Latin America; migration; motherhood; private and public spheres; social movements;

    Abstract : The movement Caravana de Madres de Migrantes Desaparecidos; a transnational social movement uniting Central American mothers from Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador and Nicaragua whose children have disappeared in Mexico while migrating to the US, is part of a Latin American tradition where a mother-centered kinship system is at the center. The movement has managed to reunite more than 300 families. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sequencing Inclusion of Civil Society Actors: From Inclusion in Peace Negotiations to Participation in Implementing Peace Agreements?

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

    Author : Evanthia Karamichail; [2021]
    Keywords : civil society; modalities of inclusion; peace negotiations; peace agreements; peace agreement implementation;

    Abstract : The role of civil society in conflict resolution has moved from the margins to the core of analyses of peace processes. However, existing literature has put little attention on examining the contribution of civil society in the implementation of peace agreements in the immediate time upon their conclusion. READ MORE

  4. 4. Harvesting an underdeveloped fruit : How decapitation affects ripeness in civil wars

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

    Author : Melker Hörner; [2021]
    Keywords : Decapitation; Ripeness; Stalemate; Colombia; El Salvador;

    Abstract : How does the killing or capture of rebel leaders affect the ends of conflict? Although decapitation scholars argue that it reduces the duration of conflict by disrupting rebel group organizational capacity, few have ever researched what effects decapitations could have on peace negotiations. After reviewing the literature within the field of decapitation and the ripeness theory of negotiation this paper tests the hypothesis that Successful decapitations are likely to increase the duration of time it takes for the government to agree on seeking a negotiated end to their conflict. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bureaucracy politicization and its effects on human rights A large-N analysis and the case of El Salvador

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Mauricio Zamora Villalobos; [2020-11-13]
    Keywords : Bureaucracy; Public Administration; Politicians; Politicization; Human Rights; El Salvador;

    Abstract : Bureaucracy represents the infrastructural power of a State, and by studying its configuration one can determine how effective the government can be on carrying on with its goals and promises. In this research, I explore if a bureaucracy controlled by politicians, and not by a professionalized civil service, is less conducive to better protection and fulfillment of human rights. READ MORE