Essays about: "Public Participation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 340 essays containing the words Public Participation.

  1. 1. Challenging Lebanese politics-as-usual one neighborhood at a time? A Case Study on Beirut Madinati

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Bahar Mahzari; [2019]
    Keywords : Beirut Madinati; municipal platform; the right to the city ; radical democracy; transnational social movements; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : How does the municipal platform Beirut Madinati challenge sectarian structures through its nuanced facilitation of radical democratization processes in Beirut and beyond? Drawing on in-depth, semi-structured interviews with electoral candidates, founders and volunteers of Beirut Madinati and an analysis of documents provided by the participants, this study argues that Beirut Madinati has facilitated processes of radical democracy, which can disrupt patron-client relationships and challenge sectarianism, by attempting to advance egalitarian political structures through the enhancement of participation for and representation of Beirut’s diverse population. In particular, the Lefebvrian ‘right to the city’ approach implemented by Beirut Madinati through its various activities is a practical example of radical democracy. READ MORE

  2. 2. A review of decision-making in the Authorisation regime of Regulation (EC) 1907/2006 REACH

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Mats Forkman; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Chemicals are integral to almost all sectors of society, bringing many benefits, but the sound management throughout their lifecycle is essential in order to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all. The object of this study, the Authorisation regime in EU’s REACH-regulation, is one regulatory instrument to control chemicals. READ MORE

  3. 3. Information Dissemination and Active Citizenship: Experimental Evidence from Uganda

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Petter Sundqvist; [2018-10-08]
    Keywords : Social Accountability; Participation; Information; Public Service Delivery; Difference-in-Difference; Propensity Score Matching;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  4. 4. RETHINKING PARTICIPATION IN THE DIGITAL ERA Social Media Networks as a Digital Public Sphere for European Politics

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Fanny Ståhlkrantz Johansson; [2018-08-10]
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    Abstract : The digital structure of social networking sites hold vast democratic value in light of the democratic deficit in the European Union. The sites have increased the possibility for the public of European citizens to participate in politics through cross-border deliberation, and has potential to constitute as a digital European public sphere. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Principle of Distinction in Modern Warfare

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

    Author : Alice Ribbenvik; [2018]
    Keywords : Public international law; international humanitarian law; the principle of distinction; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Distinktionsprincipen är en av de mest fundamentala principerna i internationell humanitär rätt. Distinktionsprincipen grundades i St. Petersburgdeklarationen från 1868 och syftade till att minska det dödliga våldet mot civila i väpnade konflikter. READ MORE