Essays about: "Ministry of Foreign Affairs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 essays containing the words Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

  1. 1. Information Operations & The Rising Threat in the Cyber Domain. Case Study of Finnish Governments Addressing the Cyber Threat Environment and Policies Countering Information Operations

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Tuuli Marjaana Järvinen; [2021-07-27]
    Keywords : Information operations; information warfare; cyber environment; extended security; policy analysis; hybrid influence;

    Abstract : This research was inspired by two courageous Finnish women, journalist Jessikka Aro and PhD Saara Jantunen, who shined a light on Russian hostile behaviour on the Internet and started discussions about information operations nationally and internationally all over the world. Due to personally becoming a target of aggressive information campaigns, Jessikka Aro had to move abroad from her home as the Finnish Security and Intelligence Service suggested there is nothing to be done to counter the attacks or safeguard her from getting harassed online and "offline". READ MORE

  2. 2. Sweden’s Public Diplomacy Strategy in the 21st Century : An Analysis

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Statsvetenskap; Södertörns högskola/Offentlig förvaltning

    Author : Kamila Marzynska; [2021]
    Keywords : public diplomacy; diplomacy; sweden; nation branding; brand sweden; critical discourse analysis; social constructivism; new public diplomacy; sverigebilden; diplomati; offentlig diplomati; sverige; strategisk kommunikation; internationella relationer; offentlig förvaltning;

    Abstract : Public diplomacy is a form of diplomatic activity aimed at communicating directly with foreign publics. In light of the technological developments of recent decades, digital tools and platforms have transformed the field of public diplomacy and became a significant force in shaping the diplomatic field. READ MORE

  3. 3. Balancing Normative and Pragmatic Considerations in Foreign Aid : A Case Study of Swedish Aid and its Focus on Democracy and Human Rights

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Isolde Limé; [2021]
    Keywords : Democracy and Human Rights; Swedish Aid; Qualitative Content Analysis; Development Cooperation; Aid Suspension;

    Abstract : This study investigates Swedish aid and its focus on democracy and human rights. It analyses the space given to these normative objectives in relation to pragmatic considerations like strategic interests and institutional incentives. READ MORE

  4. 4. Ulterior Motives Embedded in Inclusivity: A Qualitative Content Analysis of the Framing of Economic Development Within Strategies for Swedish Development Cooperation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Cecilia Cartling Wallén; [2020]
    Keywords : Development; Economic Development; Development Cooperation; Aid; Foreign Aid; Neoliberalism; Deep Neoliberalism; Qualitative Content Analysis; Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs; Strategies for Development Cooperation. Utveckling; ekonomisk utveckling; utvecklingssamarbete; bistånd; fördjupad neoliberalism; kvalitativ innehållsanalys; Svenska Utrikesdepartementet; strategier för utvecklingssamarbete.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Strategies for development cooperation are decorated with words of humanitarianism and altruism and are simultaneously influenced by the contemporary world order paradigm. By outlining the current turn in development discourse, the world order is defined as one governed by a turn to deep neoliberalism, which is used as the theoretical framework for this study. READ MORE

  5. 5. The impact of populism in foreign policy discourse : A qualitative text analysis of the Brazil-China bilateral relationship before and after the election of Jair Bolsonaro

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lilian Hamill-Keays; [2020]
    Keywords : populism; foreign policy discourse; Brazil; Bolsonaro; role theory;

    Abstract : This study seeks to examine the how populism impacts foreign policy discourse. The study applies role theory to the empirical case of the Brazil-China bilateral relationship in order to observe changes within role conceptions or role prescriptions before and after the election of populist leader Jair Bolsonaro. READ MORE