Essays about: "Labour rights"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 149 essays containing the words Labour rights.

  1. 1. Is GSP+ a Plus? - A Mixed Method Review of Trade Preference Scheme GSP+

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hannes Berggren; [2019]
    Keywords : EU; Trade Preferences; GSP ; Gravity Equation; Sustainable Development; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The EU, being the largest trading partner for many developing countries, offers a General Scheme of Preferences (GSP) as a voluntary trade promoting scheme. Through GSP+, an extension of GSP, the EU offers additional market access conditional on commitment to sustainable development and good governance. READ MORE

  2. 2. Discourses and Understandings of Employability in Vocational Education : A Comparison of Swedish and Catalan Policies and Student Perspectives

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : Alex Cuadrado; [2019]
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    Abstract : The concept of ‘employability’ is an important aspect of the link between education and the labour market. This thesis describes, in the Swedish and Catalan contexts, the conceptualization of employability in the discourses of vocational educational policy trough the analytical categories of representations of the world, social order, and social identity. READ MORE

  3. 3. A socio-legal study of the Swedish anti-discrimination policy and its implementation in the labour market : Discrimination against immigrants in the labour market and its affect

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Ahmedin Osman Ahmedin; [2019]
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    Abstract : Background: The point of departure for this study is that people with immigrant backgrounds are discriminated in the Swedish labour market and they are discriminated on several grounds. Discrimination is violation against human rights and it affects gender equality and integration policy negatively. READ MORE

  4. 4. Implications for Sami Rights if Sweden Ratified ILO Convention No. 169

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Maja Perdegård; [2019]
    Keywords : ILO; International Labour Organization; Convention No. 169; Indigenous Peoples; Sami; Reindeer Herding; Reindeer Husbandry; Sami Parliament; Human Rights; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Sweden has received substantial criticism from several international organs on how the Sami people is treated. These international organs often recommend Sweden to ratify ILO Convention No. 169, which is the only instrument concerning indigenous peoples specifically which is open for ratification today. READ MORE

  5. 5. LESS IS MORE, OR MORE IS A MUST? A study on how European cross-sectorial social partners navigate when advocating their position on platform work.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Stina Hamberg; [2018-09-27]
    Keywords : platform work; social partners; ETUC; BUSINESSEUROPE; EU; legitimacy; digitalisation;

    Abstract : This thesis aims at examining how cross industrial social partners seek legitimacy in a Europeancontext; a context defined by a patchwork of welfare regimes where the same kind of actors can cometo contradictory solutions to the same problem. In focus are the European Trade Union Confederation(ETUC) and BUSINESSEUROPE (BE), and how they balance between claims on the social good andtheir own interest as an advocacy group while acting on a labour market, shaped by digitalisation andstructural transformation. READ MORE