Essays about: "Poverty"

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  1. 1. En policyanalys av Sidas styrdokument angående deras integrering av FN:s ramverk Human Rights Based Approach

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Ebba Sandberg; [2020-02-18]
    Keywords : human rights; human rights based approach; state aid; foreign aid; Sida; policy analysis; ‘What´s the problem represented to be?’-approach; mänskliga rättigheter; människorättsbaserat ramverk; statligt bistånd- och utvecklingssamarbete; policyanalys; ’What´s the problem represented to be?’-metod;

    Abstract : Human rights became an important part of the development aid sector in 2003, due to the UN framework Human Rights Based Approach, HRBA. It is used across the sector, including within the Swedish state aid agency, Sida. READ MORE

  2. 2. What factors motivate foreign aid allocation?A comparison of the aid allocation patterns of multilateral and bilateral donors

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Shima Khabbaz; Johannes Kyriakidis; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : Bilateral; multilateral; aid allocation; donor; maximising poverty reduction; economic development;

    Abstract : Aid allocation patterns have been measured and observed for over four decades and it has been noticed that the aid is allocated differently based on different factors like what kind of donor it is and how they measure the need for aid before donating it. In this study two set of regressions were run and in the first set of regressions, we compare aggregate aid flows from multilateral organizations and bilateral donors respectively, and in our second set we compare aid from five individual bilateral donors. READ MORE

  3. 3. It is also about health: an analysis of the CRPD Committee practice in light of southern epistemologies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Barbara Oliveira Marcondes; [2020]
    Keywords : CRPD Committee; right to health for persons with disabilities; training of health professionals; prevention of primary impairments; disability studies from the Global South; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The right to health for persons with disabilities in the global South is far from being realized. The 2011 World Report on Disability suggests that the majority of persons with disabilities live in low- and middle-income countries. Further studies suggest that around 80% of persons with disabilities in global South countries report poor health. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring the implementation of an Inclusive Short Food Supply Chain

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi; Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Gerda Sidwall Thygesen; Gabriella Ljunggren; [2020]
    Keywords : Short Food Supply Chains; Inclusive Business Models; developing economies; food industry; Inclusive Short Food Supply Chains; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Developing and strengthening the agricultural sector is an important tool for reducing poverty, hunger and inequalities in developing economies. Successful linkages between small-scale farmers and the business sector through supply chains and business models are necessary to bridge the current gap between them and create mutually beneficial partnerships within the modern food industry. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rights, Religion and Atrocity Prevention - An explorative field study of the involvement of religious leaders in Uganda

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Elias Berg; [2019-12-17]
    Keywords : Human Rights; Atrocity Prevention; Involving Religious Leaders; Freedom of Religion; Uganda;

    Abstract : This study examines the nexus of human rights, atrocity prevention and the involvement of religious leaders in Uganda. States hold legal responsibility for preventing atrocity crimes, but influential nonstate actors also have a role in minimizing risks of mass atrocity crimes. READ MORE