Essays about: "children s rights"

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  1. 1. International NGOs' framing of their legitimacy in protecting children's rights - A qualitative content analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Louise Dahlstedt; [2020]
    Keywords : Legitimacy; international NGOs; civil society; political responsibility; children’s rights; human rights; state responsibility Legitimitet; internationella icke-statliga organisationer; civilsamhälle; politiskt ansvar; barns rättigheter; mänskliga rättigheter; statligt ansvar; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Convention on the Rights of the Child declares how state parties and civil society share responsibility in protecting children’s rights, as non-governmental organisations are intended to intercede when the state’s initiatives are inadequate. In this bachelor thesis the question of how international children’s rights organisations frame their legitimacy for doing the aforementioned is examined. READ MORE

  2. 2. Leave No One Behind in Education: Advocating for disability rights in Nepal

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Henriksgård Madelene; [2020]
    Keywords : Communication for Development and Social Change; Advocacy communication; Social Movements; Media; Voice; Participation; Disability; Inclusive Education; Disability Rights Movement; Nepal;

    Abstract : Despite international regulations such as the Convention of the Rights of the Child and the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the global Sustainable Development Goals in Agenda 2030, everyone does not have the same rights to education. Children with disabilities are the most marginalised and excluded groups in society and also overrepresented among those who are not in school. READ MORE

  3. 3. When do we ask the Children? - A STUDY ON CHILDREN'S PARTICIPATION IN SWEDISH MUNICIPAL PLANNING

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Moa Elfström; [2020]
    Keywords : Children’s Geography; Social Sustainability; Children’s Participation; Comprehensive Planning; Convention on the Right of the Child; Planners Role; Norway;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses how children's perspectives are implemented in the municipality's physical planning in Sweden in relation to the statutory UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. The thesis seeks to answer how the planners express their views on the participation, as well as their views on the child and childhood. READ MORE

  4. 4. Europeanization of Social Policy - A Case of Parental Leave in Denmark and EU

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Emma Emilie Højer Winther; [2020]
    Keywords : European Union; Europeanization; Social policy; legislation; parental leave; norms and values; gender roles; Denmark; European Studies; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This paper examines social policy in the European Union with a specific focus on parental leave, in-cluding earmarked paternity leave. It traces the process of how the legislation of parental leave has gone through a process of Europeanization and through the decision-making process of the European Union, resulted in the Directive 2019/1158. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Effectiveness of the Convention on the Rights of the Child : Examined through a legal assessment of Ghana’s implementation of Article 35 concerning Child Trafficking.

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Viktoria Tomsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Convention on the Rights of the Child; CRC; Effectiveness; Implementation; Factors; International Law; Human Rights; Field studies; Africa; Barnkonventionen; Effektivitet; Implementering; Faktorer; Internationell rätt; Mänskliga rättigheter; Fältstudier; Afrika;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to examine to what extent the Convention on the Rights of the Child may be regarded as an effective instrument for a state’s aim to abolish child trafficking. An underlying aim is to examine what factors make a convention effective in general. READ MORE