Essays about: "Global Justice"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 126 essays containing the words Global Justice.

  1. 1. Understanding Brexit - mainstream and counterpoint within the United Kingdom

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Ragnar Hansson; [2020-02-27]
    Keywords : Brexit; Counterpoint; European Union; Gibraltar; Ideology; Mainstream; Northern Ireland; Scotland; United Kingdom; Qualitative content analysis;

    Abstract : The referendum on Brexit in 2016 revealed a divide within the United Kingdom, with England and Wales voting in favour of leaving the EU, while Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Gibraltar voted remain. The thesis analyses Brexit through a theoretical framework within Development Theory elaborated by Hettne. READ MORE

  2. 2. Energy poverty and the elderly-care: Exploring energy poverty in the elderly-care through case studies with social welfare organizations in Taiwan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Tzu Ling Kuo; [2020]
    Keywords : Science General;

    Abstract : The topic of energy poverty has recently gained prominence amongst researchers and academia in Taiwan within the context of rising energy prices and low emission energy transitions. Social welfare organizations (SWOs) that provide 24-hour residence and care for vulnerable populations, such as the elderly and disabled, highly depend on various energy services and are likely to be significantly affected due to rising energy prices, adding to their existing financial pressure. READ MORE

  3. 3. The World Social Forum under Criticism : A literature study of its role

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Utveckling och internationellt samarbete

    Author : Victoria Vargas; [2020]
    Keywords : World Social Forum; global civil society; social justice; transnational public sphere; the 2030 Agenda; the 17 SDGs; development policies;

    Abstract : Global social injustice and inequalities remain deeply embedded in our globalized world, often explained as a consequence of the current economic structures and institutions. Therefore, there has been an increase in arenas that attracts mobilization of the global civil society to oppose the neoliberal economic globalization and combat social injustices and inequalities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Leave No One Behind in Education: Advocating for disability rights in Nepal

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Henriksgård Madelene; [2020]
    Keywords : Communication for Development and Social Change; Advocacy communication; Social Movements; Media; Voice; Participation; Disability; Inclusive Education; Disability Rights Movement; Nepal;

    Abstract : Despite international regulations such as the Convention of the Rights of the Child and the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the global Sustainable Development Goals in Agenda 2030, everyone does not have the same rights to education. Children with disabilities are the most marginalised and excluded groups in society and also overrepresented among those who are not in school. READ MORE

  5. 5. Burden Sharing of Climate Change : Should Indonesia Be Held Responsible for Its Deforestation and Transboundary Haze?

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och samhälle

    Author : Siska Purnamasari Putri; [2020]
    Keywords : climate ethics; private property; collective ownership; historical principle; equal per capita principle; climate burden; Indonesian deforestation; Indonesian annual haze;

    Abstract : The IPCC's report in 2018 projects global warming will increase by 1.5oC in 2030, which makes contribution of each country to control their emissions becomes significant. READ MORE