Essays about: "Gender mainstreaming"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 65 essays containing the words Gender mainstreaming.

  1. 1. Path dependence or policy change in the EU? : A case study on EU policy change and gender mainstreaming

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Tove Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : Policy change; Gender mainstreaming; Historical institutionalism; Case study; Content analysis; the Single market policy; the Social policy; Path dependency;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to clarify how the Single market policy and the Social policy of the European Union has changed since the Treaty of Rome (1957) and what opportunities and/or constraints there might be for integrating gender mainstreaming within the policies.  In order to determine how the policy development affects the prospects of integrating gender mainstreaming, a case study supplemented with the method of content analysis is carried out. READ MORE

  2. 2. GENDER MAINSTREAMING : Problematizations of Gender Inequality in Rwanda

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Oscar Olmats; [2021]
    Keywords : Rwanda; Gender Mainstreaming; Gender Inequality; Policy Domain; Social Constructivism; Gender and Development;

    Abstract : The scholarly field of Gender and Development is riddled with diverging perceptions of the actual value and meaning of the term Gender and the development strategy of promoting gender equality – Gender Mainstreaming. Taking the social constructivist perspective of discourse analysis, this thesis explores the ways in which different problem representations of gender inequality are produced and reinforced within certain policy domains in the gender mainstreaming approach of the Rwandan government. READ MORE

  3. 3. Free Trade Agreements and Gender (In)Equality: The Possible Gendered Consequences of the EU-Mercosur Free Trade Agreement

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Elin Nilsson; [2020-08-07]
    Keywords : Free Trade Agreements; Sustainability Impact Assessments; Mercosur; European Union; Gender Equality; Gender Mainstreaming; Intersectionality;

    Abstract : The newly negotiated Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the European Union (EU) andMercosur has provoked both political and public controversy. Gender equality is one of thecore values of the EU, and a prerequisite for a sustainable development. READ MORE

  4. 4. Norms in Foreign Policy : Institutionalization and the road to a feminist foreign policy in Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Kamilla Petersen; [2020]
    Keywords : FFP; Sweden; Feminist; Constructivist; Institutionalization; Norms; Foreign Policy;

    Abstract : In 2015 the Swedish Foreign Minister announced that the foreign policy would be feminist. This thesis aims to advance an understanding of the process of institutionalizing feminism in the Swedish foreign policy statements and the effects this has had on Swedish foreign policy priorities. READ MORE

  5. 5. The National Implementation of EU Cohesion Policy: A Policy Instrument Approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Maria Ricksten; [2020]
    Keywords : European Social Fund; cohesion policy implementation; policy instruments; gender mainstreaming; public administration; Europeanization; Sweden; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The EU cohesion policy is a key policy area of the Union which aims for sustainable development and socioeconomic growth in the regions of the Member States. However, in the current structure of the multi-level governance system, the EU is much reliant on the capacity of the national public administrations to execute and implement the cohesion policy and thereby achieve the intended EU policy objectives of regional development and socioeconomic growth. READ MORE