Essays about: "Human Development"

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  1. 1. What's the Problem with Gender Inequality? Poststructural Policy Analysis of Gender Equality Policies from County Administrative Boards in Sweden 2018-2020

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Linnéa Petersson; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : Gender equality; policy analysis; county administrative boards;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to do a poststructural analysis of gender equality policies from four county administration boards in Sweden. The thesis aims to examine how the policies construct the problem with gender inequality and what subjects, effects and political implication the representation of the problem produces. READ MORE

  2. 2. “Development is the new Peace”: A case study on Pastoral Social Pasto’s role as a local actor in the peacebuilding process in the Colombian region of Nariño

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Tanja Enseroth; [2019-06-14]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to analyze the role of Pastoral Social Pasto as a case of a local actor within the peacebuilding process in the Colombian region Nariño. Colombia suffered from an internal armed conflict that endured over five decades. READ MORE

  3. 3. DEVELOPING ORGANIZATIONAL DYNAMIC CAPABILITIES IN PROJECT-BASED INTEGRATED SOLUTION : A Study of Servitization in Chinese Water Treatment Industry

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Hong Xiang Shao; [2019]
    Keywords : Performance; Dynamic Capabilities; Micro-foundations; Mechanisms; Project-based integrated solution; Project Manager; Service Providers; Service Co-creators;

    Abstract : Manufacturing firms seeking to create and extend competitive advantage are striving to include more services into their offerings. Meanwhile, there are research gaps such as how frontline service providers influence organizational dynamic capabilities and how organizational dynamic capabilities can be developed in servitization need to be systematically studied and explicitly explained. READ MORE

  4. 4. Human Rights Watch partnered with Upworthy. You won’t believe what happened next… A case study analysis of NGO-new media partnerships

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Michael Wilkinson; [2019]
    Keywords : social media; Human Rights Watch; Upworthy; Facebook; Youtube; NGO; media; partnership; Communication for Development;

    Abstract : As media organisations dedicate less money and resources to journalism covering issues relating to development and social change, NGO’s are becoming increasingly visible as news creators, funders and enablers. NGOs and media organisations are now frequently collaborating and even making partnerships to produce news content, which is having wide-ranging effects on the field of journalism. READ MORE

  5. 5. CONCEPT FOR A PORTABLE ASSISTIVE LIFTING SEAT

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Industridesign

    Author : PABLO CALVIN LINARES; [2019]
    Keywords : Lifting seat; Locking mechanism; Plastic sheet; Democratic design; Product development; Industrial design; Product design; Ergonomics;

    Abstract : This project consists of the design of a concept for a portable assistive seat in collaboration with IKEA. The aim of the project is to create a solution that fits within the Omtänksam family of products and shares the company’s values of what is so-called Democratic Design: Form - Quality - Low Price - Function – Sustainability The Omtänksam Family is focused on products that can help the elderly to have a more comfortable life while blending with the home environment. READ MORE