Essays about: "Peace and Development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 236 essays containing the words Peace and Development.

  1. 1. Greening Humanitarian Aid: A case study on environmental mainstreaming in the Minawao Refugee Camp in Cameroon

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Rebecca Majewski; [2022]
    Keywords : humanitarian governance; environmental mainstreaming; humanitarian-development-peace nexus; clusterisation; refugee camps; Cameroon.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis is a qualitative case study on greening policies in the Minawao Refugee Camp in far-northern Cameroon. It thoroughly investigates the actors and dynamics of humanitarian aid and specifically explores how environmental mainstreaming can shape humanitarian governance. READ MORE

  2. 2. Social Recovery from Conflict: A feminist study of IFI policies in post-peace agreement Colombia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Olivia Nilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : international financial institutions; post-conflict recovery; social recovery; feminist international political economy; gender centrality; Colombia; qualitative content analysis; Social Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In recent decades, international financial institutions (IFIs) have become loud advocates for gender equality in development and post-conflict recovery contexts. Several organisations have incorporated standalone objectives of women’s empowerment and gender equality in their work. READ MORE

  3. 3. National identity construction from non-alignment to Nato membership

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alva Mårtensson; [2022]
    Keywords : Nato; Critical discourse analysis; Swedish print media; peace identity; national identity; non-alignment; internationalism; foreign policy; social constructivism; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : How can we understand the historical development of the Swedish national identity construction in terms of non-alignment and internationalism in the media discourse on Nato membership? Since the end of the Cold War, Sweden has been conducting increasing cooperation with Nato, putting its non-alignment and related internationalist identity narrative into question. Starting from the social constructivist assumption that national identity narratives interact with foreign policy through constructing boundaries for possible behavior, I argue that insights about the Swedish advancement towards Nato can be gained from studying how its national identity is constructed in the newspaper debate. READ MORE

  4. 4. How to mediate in religious conflicts? : From Desacralisation of Conflicts to Sacralisation of Peace. Towards a complementary complex approach

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Nicolás Paz Alcalde; [2022]
    Keywords : religious conflicts; desacralisation; sacralisation; mediation; peace.;

    Abstract : This research is 1) a critical conceptual analysis of the existing theoretical framework of desacralisation of conflicts developed by professor Isak Svensson in relation to mediation practice in religious conflicts with explicit religious claims; and 2) a critical argumentation for the development of an alternative and complementary initial attempt of mediation methodology suggested by myself: sacralisation of peace. This methodology is based on aspects of the worldview conflicts theoretical framework of professor Jayne Seminare Docherty, the ritual theory for peacebuilding as proposed by professor Lisa Schirch, and a plural conceptual notion of peace. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Liberal Peace? The Dayton Agreement and Democratization in Bosnia and Herzegovina 25 years later

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Amina Elezovic; [2021]
    Keywords : Bosnia and Herzegovina; Dayton Peace Agreement; Liberal Peace; Democratization; Rule of Law; Human Rights;

    Abstract : Over time, hundreds of peace agreements have been signed in different parts of the world. Most of those peace agreements have not brought sustainable peace. Studies show that only 50% of the peace agreements survive for 5 years. READ MORE