Essays about: "environment"

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  1. 1. I don’t see a future being gay in this country: A non-legally binding charter and its consequences for queer women in Poland.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Annie Magnusson; [2021-10-14]
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    Abstract : LGBTQ rights are under attack in Europe. Poland is one of its most homophobic countries and many municipalities have announced themselves ‘LGBT-free zones’ by adopting the Family Charter (henceforth the Charter), which is a policy document of a homophobic organization. READ MORE

  2. 2. Beyond vulnerabilities: Exploring the coping mechanisms of children as family heads in child-headed households in Kampala district Uganda.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Lambert Buzaare; [2021-10-07]
    Keywords : coping mechanisms; child-headed households; strengths and abilities;

    Abstract : Uganda is a signatory of both local and international child protection protocols and has further shown its great commitment to child welfare through various agencies put up to implement child welfare-related issues. Yet with all this, children in Uganda continue to be abused and their rights violated. READ MORE

  3. 3. Harnessing Social Capital through Sport: Exploring the role of Football in the socio-economic integration of African migrants in Gothenburg, Sweden.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Comfort Ankunda; [2021-10-07]
    Keywords : Migrants; migration; socio-economic integration; social relations; social capital; African migrants; sports; football;

    Abstract : Integration ought to be a two-way process, requiring adjustments from both migrants and native residents. However, more adaptation is often required of and indeed achieved by the migrants than host communities. Fortunately, participation avenues such as sport offer opportunities for these migrants to interact with and learn from host communities. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Impact of Water Privatisation on the Indigenous Mapuche in the South of Chile. A Qualitative Content Analysis from a Human Rights Perspective

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Anna-Lena Wissmüller; [2021-09-27]
    Keywords : Chile; water privatisation; neo-liberalism; indigenous communities; Mapuche; human rights;

    Abstract : This study aimed to investigate the impacts of water privatisation on Mapuche communities in the South of Chile. The effects and the resulting demands and actions were examined from a human rights perspective. READ MORE

  5. 5. MIXED MEMORY Q-LEARNER An adaptive reinforcement learning algorithm for the Iterated Prisoner’s Dilemma

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Anna Dollbo; [2021-09-21]
    Keywords : Machine learning; reinforcement learning; game theory; iterated prisoner’s dilemma; state representation; Q-learning;

    Abstract : The success of future societies is likely to depend on cooperative interactionsbetween humans and artificial agents. As such, it is important to investigate howmachines can learn to cooperate. READ MORE