Essays about: "Humanitarian Crisis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 95 essays containing the words Humanitarian Crisis.

  1. 1. Heroes, Villains & Victims : A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Swedish News Media’s Representation of Frontex

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Eva Björling; [2022]
    Keywords : Frontex; Sweden; CDA; victim saviour dichotomy; humanitarian borderwork.;

    Abstract : This thesis explores in which ways the EUs border management agency Frontex was represented as a ‘humanitarian’ actor in the Swedish news media during Operation Triton 2014-2017 in the Central Mediterranean. It conducts a critical discourse analysis of Sweden’s largest newspaper Aftonbladet, using traditional and contemporary understandings of humanitarianism paired with saviour, villain, and victim narratives as a theoretical framework. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Reconceptualized War : A critical analysis of the new war theory through a case study of the Yemen War

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling

    Author : Victor Malmgren; [2021]
    Keywords : Yemen; War; New War; New War Theory; Kaldor; Mary Kaldor; Iraq; Globalization; Saudi Arabia; Bosnia; Yugoslavia; Jemen; Krig; Nya Krig; Kaldor; Mary Kaldor; Irak; Globalisering; Saudi Arabien; Bosnien; Jugoslavien;

    Abstract : The much-debated new war theory suggest that a new type of organized violence has developed during the last decades of the twentieth century. These new wars occur during an era of globalization and differ from old wars concerning four factors: the goals, the actors, the finance, and the methods. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is There Still Need for Grassroots Organizations? : The Role of Grassroots Organizations in Humanitarian Aid – an Example from Greece, After the Peak of the 2015 “Refugee Crisis”

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Filip Soszyński; [2021]
    Keywords : Grassroots; Greece; Refugee; NGO; Human Rights;

    Abstract : The thesis focuses on the work of Grassroots organizations in Greece after the peak of the 2015 refugee crisis. The research explores their current problems in Greece and their ability to report freely on the migrants situation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Lesser Evil : A case evaluation on operational level

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Cornils Fabian; [2021]
    Keywords : Lesser Evil; Humanitarian Necessity; Gabriella Blum; International Humanitarian Law;

    Abstract : In war military necessity to some extent justifies breaches to some international humanitarian law rules. However, there is no justifiable causes for breaching rules with the objective to reduce humanitarian suffering. READ MORE

  5. 5. The European Union and Famine Crimes in Yemen : A Case Study of EU Arms Export to Saudi Arabia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Adrie Danique Koehoorn; [2021]
    Keywords : Yemen; famine crimes; European Union; arms export;

    Abstract : The humanitarian crisis in Yemen is a man-made famine. The concept of famine crimes has been introduced to problematise and criminalise conduct that leads to the creation of famine. READ MORE