Essays about: "United Nations Security Council"

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  1. 1. Early American Foreign Policy Towards the Syrian Conflict Captured Through Two Mainstream U.S. News Organizations. A Multidisciplinary Content Analysis of Fox News and CNN News Articles

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Maria F Herkel; [2020-08-19]
    Keywords : American foreign policy; ; Syria; Syrian conflict; ; Russian Syrian relations; UN; Security council; ; civil war; Libyan conflict; democrats; republican; McCain; Obama;

    Abstract : The CNN and Fox news articles conveyed to us multiple aspects of the situation in Syria. Through the analysis of the media published articles, the magnitude of the Syrian people suffering is evident to be substantial. The media framed many interacting local, regional and international factors that displayed to us the complexity of the conflict. READ MORE

  2. 2. STATING THE OBVIOUS? How do International Law theories on State and Belligerency recognition characterise the Islamic State?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Victor Cato; [2020-04-30]
    Keywords : Statehood; the Montevideo Convention; Recognition; the Constitutive Theory; the Declaratory Theory; Recognition of Belligerency; the Islamic State; ISIS; IS;

    Abstract : The Islamic State has been described as one of the worst terrorist organisations in moderntimes. The United Nations Security Council has also put ISIS on the same terrorist resolutionas al-Qaeda. READ MORE

  3. 3. Peace and Peacekeeping - A Russian Perspective : An ideational approach to the Russian perception of peace

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Georg Hardell; [2020]
    Keywords : Peace; Peacekeeping; Peace process; The Russian Federation; The United Nations; Situational peace; Relational peace; Ideational analysis; Foreign Policy;

    Abstract : The role of the United Nations in international peace and peacekeeping has traditionally been supported by the Russian Federation, promoting the UN as a central actor in international politics and using force in the establishment of peace in Russian peacekeeping operations. However, blocking several military interventions and UN resolutions on peacekeeping and criticising the use of the UN as a political tool for western states, the Russian perception of peace in the UN remains uncharted. READ MORE

  4. 4. The "warming war" : Securitizing climate change at the UN Security Council

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hanna Söderbäck; [2020]
    Keywords : Climate change; small island developing States; United Nations Security Council; securitization; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to explore the discursive strategies involved when representatives of small island developing States (SIDS) attempt to securitize climate change in the Security Council, in order to understand which, if any, discursive strategies are successful, and if the securitizing attempt itself is successful. The theoretical framework is based on securitization theory as developed by the Copenhagen school, and the material for the analysis is made up of four meeting records from meetings of the Security Council, ranging from 2007 until 2019. READ MORE

  5. 5. Twenty years of the UNSCR 1325 - progress for whom? : Emxamining the impact at grassroot levels in the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda.

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, Globala studier; Jönköping University/HLK, Globala studier

    Author : Ebba Roos; Elsa Holmgren; [2020]
    Keywords : UNSCR 1325; sexual violence; armed conflict; grassroot level; gender equality; WPS agenda; equal participation; gender mainstreaming; CAR; DRC; Uganda;

    Abstract : Twenty years has passed since the adopted of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325, which aims to strengthen the gender perspective in conflict settings as well as address inequalities related to sexually gender-based violence. Still, the concrete impact it has had on sexual violence in armed conflict, is questioned. READ MORE