Essays about: "NGO projects"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 56 essays containing the words NGO projects.

  1. 1. Good Water Neighbours : Direct and indirect effects of community engagement on transboundary water cooperation in the Jordan river basin

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Wanja Kaufmann; [2021]
    Keywords : Jordan river; Jordan; Israel; transboundary water cooperation; community engagement;

    Abstract : The Jordan Valley is a region where water resources are both scarce and disputed. Over a long period of time, the shared water resources in the region have constituted a source of conflict. READ MORE

  2. 2. Critical analysis of smart city from an NGO’s perspective towards sustainable urban development : a case study of Indonesia’s new capital city

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Via Apriyani; [2020]
    Keywords : Smart city; sustainable urban development; activists; urban political ecology; right to the city; sustainability science; new city establishment; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Urban establishment from scratch based on a smart city vision has been mainstreamed as a strategy to achieve urban sustainability goals. However, the smart city model itself has been criticized because of how the techno-centric solutions it uses could potentially lead to economic and social inequality. READ MORE

  3. 3. How We Define Corruption : A comparative study of NGOs and government agency’s definition and experience of corruption

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper

    Author : Turkan Omari; [2020]
    Keywords : corruption; NGO; INGO; SIDA; SCA; Afghanistan;

    Abstract : Objective Over the latest decades, NGOs have grown exponentially both in size and influence; they have come to play a significant role in development and support for civil society and the democratization process in developing countries. With an increased influence and budgets, NGOs have also come to be increasingly associated with corruption – as victims of corruption, as driving forces of corruption, and finally as anti-corruption activists and strategists. READ MORE

  4. 4. A recipe for success? A multiple-case study of cross-organizational projects between multinational companies and non-governmental organizations

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Livman; Moa Bengtsson Fröberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Cross-organizational collaborations; project life cycle; project management; CSR; non-governmental organizations; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The thesis examines what makes a cross-organizational collaboration between a multinational company and an NGO successful, by revieweing what factors play an important role in a project's life cycle, from a corporate perspective. The thesis is based on project management theories within the subjects of international business and cross-organizational teams. READ MORE

  5. 5. Unlocking liberation : a study on critical pedagogy projects with Saraguro women, Ecuador

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Anna Hedin; [2020]
    Keywords : Critical pedagogy; Conscientisation; Praxis; Liberation; Saraguro; Paulo Freire; Mujerista theory; Alternative development; Participatory development; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : How can critical pedagogy (CP) further Indigenous women’s sociopolitical agency and liberation? This case study is engaging with a CP project conducted by the Ecuadorian NGO GAMMA with Indigenous Saraguro women. Given its methodological approach, the project represents an interesting case for looking into alternatives to top-down and technocratic capacity building approaches within mainstream development. READ MORE