Essays about: "Power-Sharing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 35 essays containing the word Power-Sharing.

  1. 1. How much is (not) enough? : A Study of the Effect of Power-sharing Provisions on post-treaty Conflict-Related Sexual Violence by Rebel Groups in sub-Sahara Africa

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Annalena Podzun; [2021]
    Keywords : Power-Sharing; Conflict-Related Sexual Violence; Post-Treaty; Non-State Actors; Burundi; Democratic Republic of the Congo;

    Abstract : This thesis studies why some non-state armed groups commit high levels of post-treaty conflict-related sexual violence (CRSV) while others do not. The presented mechanism suggests that limited power-sharing provisions in a peace accord provide few incentives for group leaders to stay committed to the peace process. READ MORE

  2. 2. Post Conflict National reconciliation in Somalia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Mohamed Abdi Elmi; [2021]
    Keywords : Somalia; Reconciliation; Peacebuilding; State-Building; Power-Sharing;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT This study sets out the understanding of the type of reconciliation approach used in Somalia, the participating leaders’ understanding, attitudes and actions towards the reconciliation as well as the role of civil society involved in the reconciliation in Somalia. the study used a qualitative abductive desk research methodology. READ MORE

  3. 3. Power-sharing mechanism in post conflict countries : A comparative case study of Iraq and Somalia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Said Qaas; Akon Baker; [2021]
    Keywords : Iraq; Somalia; Clan; Ethnic; Power-sharing; Consociationalism; Post-conflict;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate to what extend consociationalism has been adopted in post-war, post-conflict countries that suffer from deep division within their societies. Despite criticisms on whether the mechanism is beneficial in less democratic societies, the tool is strongly recommended for divided multi-ethnic societies as an attempt to solve the tension between conflicted actors. READ MORE

  4. 4. Social Sustainability in EU-Based Urban Regeneration

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Mihai-Catalin Baicu; [2021]
    Keywords : social sustainability; sustainability; operationalisation; urban regeneration; governance; EU; Leipzig East;

    Abstract : The social dimension of sustainability has been underdefined and under researched when compared to the fields of economic and environmental sustainability. The paper explores the difficulty in understating the concept of social sustainability and the difficulty in operationalising the concept, items discussed in interviews. READ MORE

  5. 5. Master’s Thesis in Political Science Democratization in southern Africa: Process and Challenges : A case study of Zimbabwe’s divergent path in its democratic transition

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Dorcas Hällstrand; [2020]
    Keywords : Democratization; democratic transition; authoritarian rule; dominant party system; power dynamics; power capture; power division; power sharing;

    Abstract : Despite promising prospects to transition towards a democracy after attaining its independence in 1980, Zimbabwe somehow fell into authoritarian rule and became increasingly undemocratic compared to other countries in southern Africa. Therefore, this thesis seeks to understand why a “most likely” case of democratization in the region failed and instead slipped into authoritarianism between 1980 and 2000. READ MORE