Essays about: "Global Justice"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 107 essays containing the words Global Justice.

  1. 1. Climate Change Communication by Development NGOs : An Analysis of The Potential Role of Marketization

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Signe Isbäck; [2020]
    Keywords : Climate Change; Marketization; Marketization of Aid; NGOs; Discourse Analysis; Development Studies;

    Abstract : This thesis sets out to answer how development NGOs frame climate change in the wake of the Agenda 2030 and assess what factors might be at play in shaping the universal framing of climate change as emphasized in the SDGs. While there are several factors which might influence the framing of climate change used by NGOs, this study focuses on marketization as a potential explanatory factor. READ MORE

  2. 2. Demanding justice- Corporate responsibility for Climate Change impacts on Human Rights

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Livia Johanna Fischer; [2019-11-04]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Climate change is one of the most complex challenges of our time, as its consequences are reflected in a variety of social and political areas that are interlinked. The problem of 'climate change' has evolved from an environmental problem, to a political issue and, ultimately to an object of jurisprudence. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fysisk planering för begränsad klimatpåverkan

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Josefin Ågren; [2019]
    Keywords : fysisk planering; begränsa klimatförändringarna; kolinlagring; växthusgasutsläpp; urban sprawl; stadsranden; lantbrukslandskap; planetära gränser; klimaträttvisa;

    Abstract : Mänskligheten konsumerar utöver jordens tillgångar. Naturliga system rubbas. Klimatförändringarna hotar världen med extremväder. I Parisavtalet beslutades det att mänskligheten ska arbeta för att bromsa temperaturhöjningen vid 1,5 grader från förindustriell tid. READ MORE

  4. 4. Membership, Morality and Global Justice : A Study of Feminist Contributions to Cosmopolitan Ethics

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Sigurros Svöfudottir; [2019]
    Keywords : Cosmopolitanism; Ethics; Feminist Ethics; Global Justice; Structural Injustice; Human Rights; Right to Membership; State Sovereignty; Displaced Persons;

    Abstract : This paper is a project based on a theoretical approach, where my aim is to search for the core elements of a viable feminist cosmopolitan ethics.  To further that purpose I identify, discuss, and compare some of the main components of such an ethics as proposed by political theorists Seyla Benhabib and Iris Marion Young. READ MORE

  5. 5. Of washing machines, plumbing work and thermostats : An analysis of articles on climate engineering in German newspapers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Lea Scheffler; [2019]
    Keywords : climate engineering; geoengineering; critical discourse analysis; newspaper analysis; climate change; technofix; human ecology; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis aimed to identify what arguments are made and who is dominating the discourse about climate engineering in German newspapers. Climate engineering refers to methods that deliberately change the environment as a means to combat climate change. READ MORE