Essays about: "Kyrgyzstan"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the word Kyrgyzstan.

  1. 1. UNCHARTERED DEMOCRATIZATION IN CENTRAL ASIA Explaining the Unlikely Democratization in Clan-Based Kyrgyzstan

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Erik Olof Gabriel Nyberg; [2019-10-07]
    Keywords : Democratization; Clan-Based Societies; Central Asia; Kyrgyzstan; Comparative Historical Analysis; Interviews;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the political development in Central Asia from the onset of independence in 1991 to 2011, with an in-depth focus on explaining Kyrgyzstan’s democratic development in clan-based Central Asia, that is rarely discussed in research. I introduce a theoretical framework building on “democratization by state formation” by introducing and analyzing the difference between open-, and closed clan-governance systems. READ MORE

  2. 2. Can institutions be designed? : analysing the challenges to implementation of IWRM in Kyrgyzstan from post-institutional perspective

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Zhypargul Turmamatova; [2018]
    Keywords : integrated water resource management; post-institutional theory; Kyrgyzstan; water governance; institutional bricolage;

    Abstract : The concept of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) was developed in response to the growing concerns over water use worldwide. In Kyrgyzstan environmental changes, glacial melt, a growing population and increasing industrial needs for water call for the development of sustainable ways of water use. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Eurasian Economic Union: In Search for Optimality in the Post-Soviet Sphere

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Edward Lilliehöök; Erik Stannow Lind; [2017]
    Keywords : Optimal Currency Area; Eurasian Economic Union; Monetary policy; Currency union; Macroeconomics;

    Abstract : This paper evaluates the economic feasibility of introducing a shared currency within the Eurasian Economic Union - a regional project aimed at the economic integration of Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Russia. The costs and benefits of sharing legal tender are weighed by assessing the proposed currency area's chances of avoiding or mitigating asymmetric shock. READ MORE

  4. 4. Women or victims?: An analysis of National Action Plans in response to United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Lisa Malmborg; [2016-02-01]
    Keywords : Human rights; Women’s rights; Gender; National Action Plans; SCR 1325; Human Security; Korea; Iraq; Nigeria; Macedonia; Kyrgyzstan;

    Abstract : Conflict affects and engages men and women in different ways. United Nations Security Council’s Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security draws attention to the disproportionate impact on women during and after conflict. The resolution, adopted in 2000, calls for equal participation and full involvement. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gendered Ethnicity : On the Discursive Limits of National Identity

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Lisa Skoog; [2016]
    Keywords : identity; nationalism; gender; discourse; Kyrgyzstan; ethnicity; conflict; Central Asia;

    Abstract : This thesis provides a feminist perspective on the inter-ethnic conflict between Uzbeks and Kyrgyz in the city of Osh in southern Kyrgyzstan. The empirical data for the analysis consists of reports describing the conflict and from interviews conducted in the region in the spring of 2016. READ MORE