Essays about: "civil society capital"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 essays containing the words civil society capital.


    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Peter Vervloet; [2020-04-30]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Over the last 25 years anti-corruption policies have become inherent to the goal of building good governance within the field of development aid. Local anti-corruption civil society organisations (CSOs) in the countries of the former Soviet Union are important actors for demanding social accountability and legal reforms from their respective governments. READ MORE

  2. 2. Critical analysis of smart city from an NGO’s perspective towards sustainable urban development : a case study of Indonesia’s new capital city

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Via Apriyani; [2020]
    Keywords : Smart city; sustainable urban development; activists; urban political ecology; right to the city; sustainability science; new city establishment; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Urban establishment from scratch based on a smart city vision has been mainstreamed as a strategy to achieve urban sustainability goals. However, the smart city model itself has been criticized because of how the techno-centric solutions it uses could potentially lead to economic and social inequality. READ MORE

  3. 3. Bollsinne, staketmålning och allt däremellan : en studie om idrottsföreningars perspektiv på och erfarenheter av integration av unga nyanlända

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Clara Gustafsson; [2020]
    Keywords : sivilsamhälle; nätverk; socialt kapital; tillit; integration;

    Abstract : Denna studie tar sin utgångspunkt i en av Tillväxtverket utsedd socioekonomiskt utsatt kommun, Vingåkers kommun. Föreningslivet runt om i landet fyller många funktioner, bland annat en plats för tillvaro, mening och social interaktion. READ MORE

  4. 4. Wandering away from apartheid : A study on interracial bridging social capital in South African small-town society

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Agnes-Cecilia Haglund; [2019]
    Keywords : Bridging; Social capital; Interracial interaction; Interracial integration; Desegregation; Civil society; Equality; Equal value; Trust; Cooperation; South Africa; Post-apartheid; Racism; Culture; Anthropology; Political Science; Liberal democracy; Prosperity;

    Abstract : Trust, cooperation and equal value. The purpose of the current study has been to present evidence of interracial bridging social capital between groups and individuals in South African small-town society. READ MORE

  5. 5. In between letter and practice

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Leila Fall; [2019]
    Keywords : Parity Law; informal institutions; formal institutions; gender dynamics; parliament; Senegal; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Male dominance remains commonplace in institutional settings, including the political arena. In order to challenge the status quo, gender quotas have been applied in various parts of the world to increase the descriptive – or numerical - representation of women in decision-making bodies. READ MORE