Essays about: "Syria"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 127 essays containing the word Syria.

  1. 1. International Protection of Children Education During Armed Conflicts and the International Community Response (A Case Study of Syria)

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Mohamad Alsaid; [2019]
    Keywords : Armed Conflicts; Children; Education; Syria; International community;

    Abstract : This research critically examines the international protection of children education during the Syrian armed conflict since 2011. It identifies the reasons behind the failure of the international community in providing the necessary protection and its impacts on the Syrian children education. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Long Way Home : Spontaneous Returns and Potential Returns of Syrian Refugees Examined

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Shant Kerbabian; [2019]
    Keywords : Syria; Return Migration; Spontaneous Return; Syrian Refugees; Diaspora; Homeland; Transnationalism;

    Abstract : The recent wave of Syrian refugees’ spontaneous return to conflict areas in Syria is not a new phenomenon, various cases of return to areas that do not meet safety and security standards has happened in cases like Somali refugees returning from Kenya or Angolan refugees returning from Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo. However, the Syrian case is important to study in order to examine any new patterns or elements in refugee returns that could arise or could be unpacked by looking into the Syrian case. READ MORE

  3. 3. Building Peace from Within : Perspectives of Syrian Youth

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Emma Södergren Wall; [2019]
    Keywords : peace; peacebuilding; youth participation; education; humanitarian action;

    Abstract : This study is based on the perspectives of Syrian youth, on how they can contribute to and participate in future peace initiatives for Syria. The purpose of the study is to investigate opportunities and barriers to youth’s participation for peace, as well as the instrumental role of education in learning about nonviolent pathways for change. READ MORE

  4. 4. In the Name of Ideology : Assessing the role of Ideology in Salafi Jihadist groups readiness to negotiate

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

    Author : Marie Riquier; [2019]
    Keywords : Salafi-jihadism; Terrorism; Ideology; Organizational factors; Negotiations; Syria; Egypt;

    Abstract : This study aims to contribute to the scholarly literature on terrorism and negotiations by contributing to the debate on the relationship between ideology and organizational factors in explaining armed groups behavior. It is argued organizational factors influence the lethality of terrorist groups, more than ideology does. READ MORE

  5. 5. What about Men? : The gendered hierarchy of vulnerability in humanitarian aid

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Philene Moquette; [2019]
    Keywords : men; gender; gender mainstreaming; gender equality; humanitarian action;

    Abstract : Gender mainstreaming has become a widely discussed and applied tool, aimed to aid progress towards gender equality. The latter has been an important aspect of international development and humanitarian action, as is evident from the Sustainable Development Goals. READ MORE