Essays about: "Internal armed conflict"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 36 essays containing the words Internal armed conflict.

  1. 1. “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]
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    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

  2. 2. In the Aftermath of the Peace Agreement: A Case Study of Internal Displacement in Colombia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Sofia Kristiina Utriainen; [2019]
    Keywords : armed conflict; internally displaced people; peace agreement; peacebuilding theory; empowerment; Colombia; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Colombia has suffered from an internal armed conflict with different armed groups for more than five decades. This conflict has resulted in more than eight million victims of whom the majority have had to leave their home and become internally displaced persons (IDPs). Currently, Colombia is the country with the most IDPs in the world. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Cross-Sectoral Efforts of an NGO-Business Collaboration for Social Development in El Salvador

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Ribhav Kapur; Marc Fedor Steuerwald; [2019]
    Keywords : cross-sector collaboration; NGO-business partnership; legitimacy; small arms violence; social development; public value creation;

    Abstract : This study aims to investigate how cross-sector collaborations facilitate social development stemming from weapon destruction programmes that address peacebuilding and the enhancing of human security (socio-economic and political security) in regions afflicted with armed violence. The authors aim to contribute to the literature by demonstrating the viability of previous theoretical methods on designing and implementing a cross-sector collaboration. READ MORE

  4. 4. QUALITY OF GOVERMENT AND INTERNAL CONFLICT A large N study of developing countries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Fredrik Pettersson; [2018-09-14]
    Keywords : quality of government; impartiality; institutional trust; governance; good governance; political institutions; administration; bureaucracy; internal conflict; new wars; riots; protests; demonstrations; security; peace; corruption; rule of law; political science;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the effect of quality of government on low-intensity internal conflict, and how this relationship could be conditioned by the extent of ethnic division, in a context of developing and newly industrialised countries. It hypothesises that (H1) impartial bureaucracy reduces internal conflict, and that (H2) this effect is diminished in highly ethnically divided societies, and finally test these propositions empirically by using data from the Quality of Government Institute’s Expert Survey and the Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project (ACLED). READ MORE

  5. 5. Stolen Childhoods: Remembering the Former Child Soldiers Abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army in Uganda

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Josephine Mittag; [2018]
    Keywords : human rights; child soldiers; peace; recognition; reparations; transitional justice; Lord s Resistance Army; Uganda; State responsibility;

    Abstract : The prohibition on the use of child soldiers is widely recognized. Still, it is estimated that 60,000 children were abducted and forced to take part in the internal armed conflict between the Lord’s Resistance Army and the Government of Uganda. READ MORE