Essays about: "NGO"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 355 essays containing the word NGO.


    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Nathalie Johansson; [2018-09-14]
    Keywords : women’s movements; women’s mobilization; sexual violence; feminism; #MeToo;

    Abstract : Although Sweden and Denmark are often viewed as being part of “egalitarian Scandinavia”, the recent #MeToo movement has revealed a conflicting reality of a high prevalence of sexual violence in both countries. However, as it turns out, the movement has received considerably more attention in Sweden than in Denmark. READ MORE

  2. 2. MSF and the Hippocratic Approach : a single case study on communication in the conflict of South Sudan

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Thomas Stahl; [2018]
    Keywords : MSF; Hippocratic; Do No Harm; conflict; marketization;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates Médécins Sans Frontières (MSF) communication in the setting of South Sudan. More precisely, the thesis investigates MSF’s engagement in a discussion regarding the potential harm NGOs, both other and themselves, might cause in terms of conflict dynamics. READ MORE

  3. 3. Participatory communication in Publicly Funded Projects: Sida - theory and practice in Guatemala

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Julia Nosti Ekebratt; [2018]
    Keywords : SIDA; Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency; communication for development; ComDev; Guatemala; development projects; project evaluation; participatory communication;

    Abstract : The aim of this essay is to investigate how development projects, funded by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, include communication in the project cycle and if it affects their results. The research will take place in Guatemala and will be based on a comparative study in which the program evaluations conducted by the Swedish Embassy, responsible for distributing the funding, will be used to choose two projects: one regarded as successful and the other unsuccessful. READ MORE

  4. 4. Internal membership democracy and motions for change : The case of the Medécins Sans Frontières Association

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Jon Gunnarsson Ruthman; [2018]
    Keywords : Democracy; organisational change; Social capital; NGO; Medécins Sans Frontières; Doctors Without Borders;

    Abstract : The world is changing and humanitarian organisations need to be equipped to change with it. This case study has examined the internal democracy within the association of Medécins Sans Frontières (MSF), the creation of social capital and how it can be used to create bottom-up medical organisational change though motions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Women in Dadaab: On the gendered insecurities in forced displacement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Viktoria Skou; [2018]
    Keywords : security; refugees; feminism; gender; Dadaab; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : War and violent conflict have always caused uprooting of families and displacement within and across boarders in search of safer grounds. However, human displacement and the security of refugees continue to be underprioritized matters within practices and theories of international security. READ MORE