Essays about: "Policies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 3073 essays containing the word Policies.

  1. 1. A LANGUAGE THAT MATTERS – Viewing the Women, Peace and Security agenda through an intersectional lens

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Razi Ullah Sara; [2021-07-20]
    Keywords : Women; Peace and Security; intersectionality; conflict; National Action Plans; Sweden; Finland; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Serbia; Lebanon; Jordan; Liberia; Democratic Republic of Congo; conflict-related sexual violence; refugees;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to analyse how the Women, Peace and Security agenda is intersectional in its approach to women. This study contributes to previous research regarding gendered security and peace and conflict studies. READ MORE

  2. 2. COVID-19 MEASURES AND DEMOCRACY IN WEST AFRICA A case study of Nigeria and Ghana

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Bright Osas Osamwonyi; [2021-07-20]
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    Abstract : In trying to respond to the covid19 pandemic, the government in nascent democracies like Nigeriaand Ghana initiated measures and policies to mitigate the adverse effect of the pandemic. Measuressuch as lockdowns, public health measures and social distancing measures, were enacted althoughthese measures were needed but the implementation of these measures affected democratic principles especially the egalitarian principle of democracy. READ MORE

  3. 3. TOWARDS SUSTAINABLE ROAD TRANSPORT - Key factors on consumers’ willingness to adopt electric vehicles in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Gökay Cinar; [2021-07-14]
    Keywords : Sustainable Road Transport; Electric Vehicle; Sweden; Rational Choice Theory; Multi-level Perspective Framework;

    Abstract : This study aims to explore and understand key factors that influence consumers’ willingness to adopt electric vehicles in Sweden. As the world is facing the climate change reality, many initiatives are taking place in various sectors in different countries to tackle climate change. READ MORE

  4. 4. TO IMPLEMENT, OR NOT TO IMPLEMENT, THAT IS THE QUESTION - The role of non-state actors in environmental policy implementation in Serbia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Stankovic Marko; [2021-07-12]
    Keywords : Europeanization; practical policy implementation; environmental policy; enlargement; SEE-countries;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses what roles non-state actors plays in practical environmental policy implementation in Serbia. European environmental policies have been particularly difficult for new EU-member states and candidate countries to adhere to over the years. READ MORE

  5. 5. Confounder Parsing for Text Matching

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Jannes Reichl; Johan Rönkkö; [2021-07-06]
    Keywords : Text matching; confounder parsing; causal inference; covariate balance; International Monetary Fund; policy evaluation;

    Abstract : In observational studies for policy evaluation, matching is used in service of causalinference to simulate randomization and thus reduce selection bias that might occurwhen treatment assignment differs systematically. This is done by balancing thedistribution of confounding covariates measured before treatments. READ MORE