Essays about: "Forced Marriage"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words Forced Marriage.

  1. 1. Forced Marriage – A “new” Crime Against Humanity?

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

    Author : Amelia Möller Andréewitch; [2020]
    Keywords : public international law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Forced marriage is one of the newest crimes to be tried as a crime against humanity before an international court. During the Sierra Leone civil war, victims of sexual violence were often referred to as ‘bush wives’ or ‘rebel wives’. READ MORE

  2. 2. Married to War : Exploring forced marriage as a socialization strategy of armed groups

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

    Author : Chiara Tulp; [2019]
    Keywords : forced marriage; armed groups; conflict; sexual violence; socialization;

    Abstract : Previous literature introduced forced marriage as a tool to socialize combatants and increase group cohesion. Yet, explanations for why armed groups select forced marriage, and for the variation in the occurrence of forced marriage across armed groups are lacking. READ MORE

  3. 3. Arranged Marriages : A study on knowledge transfer through offsets in the defense industry

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Kenneth Li; Ted Löndahl; [2015]
    Keywords : Offsets; offset; knowledge transfer; defense industry; tacit; explicit; absorptive capacity; culture; political aspects; partnership;

    Abstract : In order to sell products in the defense industry it is often demanded of the seller to reinvest capital and collaborate with companies in the buying country, with the buyer hoping to establish a defense industry of their own. These so called offset demands are seen as an industry standard and forces the sellers to open up their supply chain and educate and develop the industry in the buying country. READ MORE

  4. 4. Female Enrollment in Logar Teacher Training Colleges of Afghanistan. : Obstacles and opportunities for female enrolment.

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Ahmadzai Mohammad Dawood; [2015]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In Afghanistan, more than three decades of war eroded access to education for Afghan children all over the country. After the fall of Taliban regime in late 2001, Ministry of Education (MoE) and international community has taken significant steps toward extending access to equal educational opportunities for all school-aged children, as well as committed to achieve Education for All (EFA) and Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in order to reach to gender equality and to eliminate gender discrimination in education, but still gender disparity remains a controversial issue in education in rural, as well as in urban areas. READ MORE

  5. 5. Forced Marriage : An International Crime

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Nyander; [2015]
    Keywords : Forced Marriage; Armed Conflict; Sexual Violence; Gender-based Violence; Rome Statute; International Criminal Court; Special Court for Sierra Leone;

    Abstract : This thesis analyzes the crime of forced marriage under the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.... READ MORE