Essays about: "economic justice 2007"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the words economic justice 2007.

  1. 1. Integrating feminist foreign policy and climate resilient development : Case study of socio-cultural configurations in Liberia

    University essay from KTH/Lärande

    Author : Martin Demmelmaier; [2022]
    Keywords : Socio-cultural configurations; Climate resilient development; Feminist foreign policy; Ethnography; Liberia; Informal settlements; Socio-economic disadvantaged communities; Embassy of Sweden; Climate adaptation; Marginalization; Social justice; Ecological masculinities; Environmental feminism; Gender as a social construction; Transforming masculinity norms; State-citizen relations; Female empowerment strategies; Land-ownership; Religious leaders; Sociokulturella konfigurationer; Klimatresilient utveckling; Feministisk utrikespolitik; Etnografi; Liberia; Informella bosättningar; Socioekonomiskt utsatta områden; Svenska ambassaden; Klimatadaptering; Marginalisering; Social rättvisa; Ekologiska maskuliniteter; Miljöinriktad feminism; Kön som en social konstruktion; Förändra maskulinitetsnormer; Stat-medborgare relationer; Strategier för kvinnlig egenmakt; Markägande; Religiösa ledare;

    Abstract : This thesis addresses the socio-cultural configurations in Liberia in relation to climate resilient development and feminist foreign policy carried out by the Embassy of Sweden in Monrovia. It builds on the intention to explore potential points of integration between the feminist foreign policy with the construction of climate adaptation capacity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Putting people back into the economy: Urban restructuring and emerging alternatives in time of crisis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Madeleine Wahlund; [2019]
    Keywords : Social and solidarity economy; social innovation; social entrepreneurship; Barcelona; urban governance; social justice; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In many cities around the world, the financial crisis 2007 served as an opportunity both for grassroots movements and governments to rethink existing models of urban development. Some authors have pointed out that the crisis served to elevate discourses for progressive post-neoliberal urban transformations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Equity in public transport planning? : An investigation of the planning and implementation of a new public transport system and its social consequences in Cape Town

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Jakob Allansson; Elin Kajander; [2017]
    Keywords : Cape Town; public transport; BRT system; equity; accessibility; social exclusion;

    Abstract : Since the 1990s sustainability has been a keyword in all kinds of development. Urban planning is not an exception. The three most common aspects of sustainable development are economic, social, and ecological. However, there are many academics that claim that these three aspects are not prioritized equally. READ MORE

  4. 4. Development of the Protection of Fundamental Rights within the European Union - an Improved Human Rights Agenda?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Henrik Holmström; [2011]
    Keywords : Charter of Fundamental Rights; Human Rights; Fundamental rights; EU law; Fundamental Rights Agency; EU accession to the ECHR; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The Treaty of Rome which established the European Economic Community contained no explicit references to the protection of fundamental rights. This thesis describes the emergence of an EU acquis covering the field of fundamental rights developed by the EU judiciary and legislators in close cooperation with the Member States and the Council of Europe. READ MORE

  5. 5. Incentivising through EVA and other Short Term Performance Metrics - Exploring other Neglected Paradigms

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate Business School

    Author : Etumudon Ndidi Asien; [2007-04-02T12:56:06Z]
    Keywords : Economic Value Added; Short-term Incentives; Long-term Incentive Programme; Executive Compensation; Performance; Annual Reports; Corporate Governance; Distributive Justice; Fairness; Incentive Bonus Agency Theory; Content Analysis; Disclosures;

    Abstract : The emphasis in theory and practice of using EVA and other short-term performance measures to incentivise senior management and management group alone arouses the inner curiosity for this thesis. If any thing else, it is the belief that all members of the organisation should be compensated for the good performance of organisation members. READ MORE