Essays about: "The Council of Europe"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 essays containing the words The Council of Europe.

  1. 1. Intersecting housing discrimination : A socio-legal study on the limits of Swedish anti-discrimination law

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Sandra Klinth; [2018]
    Keywords : anti-discrimination law; critical legal studies; discrimination; housing; human rights; intersectionality; law; limits of law; socio-legal studies;

    Abstract : This qualitative socio-legal study critically examined the protection against housing discrimination found in chapter 2 § 12 of the Swedish Discrimination Act (SFS 2008:567), in light of United Nations, Council of Europe and European Union housing and non-discrimination (human rights) standards. As an applied socio-legal study it aimed to be critical towards the limits of law in context. READ MORE

  2. 2. A ‘social Europe’ for workers? Framing analysis of the posted work debate in the Council (2016-2017)

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Mathilde Brunet; [2018]
    Keywords : posted work; framing; social Europe; European Council; negotiations;

    Abstract : In a context of rising inequalities in the European Union, accompanied by a certain mistrust in the capacity of the European institutions to improve and secure the social conditions of the citizens, the question of ‘social Europe’ is more than ever source of debate and interrogations. Focusing on the revision of the Posting of Workers Directive, proposed by the Commission in 2016, this thesis analyses the way the European Ministers framed this revision and ‘social Europe’ more broadly during the negotiations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Simulation of an energy efficient single-family house in the area of Smedjebacken to meet Miljöbyggnad’s Gold House energy category requirements

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Parham Daroudi; [2018]
    Keywords : TRNSYS; insulation thickness; ground source heat pump; district heating; heat recovery ventilation; Miljöbyggnad;

    Abstract : Since the building construction area is accounted for high share of energy usage (36 %) in Europe, there is high demand to pay attention to this area accurately. Sweden which is one of the pioneer countries in terms of building energy efficiency plans to reduce this value to 50 % by 2050. READ MORE

  4. 4. Shifting the Burden: On the Legal Nature of the EU-Turkey Statement

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

    Author : Karin Åberg; [2018]
    Keywords : EU; Turkey; Readmission; Agreement; Statement; Informalization; Crisis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Den 18 mars 2016 publicerade Europeiska Rådet en överenskommelse på sin hemsida. Den blev känd som ’EU-Turkiet-avtalet’ och gick ut på att asylsökande skickas tillbaka från de grekiska öarna till Turkiet. I utbyte får Turkiet bl a ekonomisk kompensation och ökade chanser till visafrihet och EU-medlemskap. READ MORE

  5. 5. Fear and Loathing in the Iron Closet: The right to freedom of assembly for LGBT rights activists in the Russian Federation, Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova, and the role of the Moscow Patriarchate in the invention of “gay propaganda” legislation

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

    Author : Simon Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : public international law; human rights; human rights law; echr; ecthr; european court of human rights; council of europe; european convention on human rights; lgbt rights; lgbt; lgbtq; lgbti; lgbt ; russian orthodox church; moscow patriarchate; freedom of assembly; pride; gay propaganda; moldova; ukraine; russia; russian federation; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The Iron Closet has always been deep, and although never leading to Narnia it has on occasions had the potential to be a one-way ticket to a forced labour camp. After the decline of the Soviet Union, however, the Western world rejoiced; the second parenthesis had been set out and we now lived in the main narrative again where everything ought to make sense. READ MORE