Essays about: "eu foundation"

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  1. 1. Anti-corruption and opposition in Russia: Digital media and rhetorical strategies of Navalny

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Oscar Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : Navalny; corruption; digital media; rhetorical strategies; critical metaphor analysis;

    Abstract : What were the main goals in Navalny’s political agenda and how did this influence his rhetorical approach? This paper explores how Navalny and his aspirants were disqualified as political candidates in Russian elections, and how this affected his approach to being focused on contentious politics as it became the only viable means to push for political change in the country. Two of his most viral videos are analysed to investigate the rhetorical strategies he used to set frames on the political elite, and the main answers revolved around corruption, theft, and the self-image of Medvedev and Putin. READ MORE

  2. 2. Getting hard to resist: Prospect of mandatory human rights due diligence in Ukraine

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Ihor Konopka; [2021]
    Keywords : Business and human rights; corporate respect for human rights; due diligence; human rights due diligence; mandatory human rights due diligence; corporate civil liability; Ukraine; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The 2011 UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs) introduced human rights due diligence (HRDD) as a societal expectation to businesses to implement a new kind of due diligence risk management process to ‘know and show’ they respect human rights. Ten years later, mandatory human rights due diligence (mHRDD) legislation imposing a legal duty to carry out HRDD has become mainstream across Europe. READ MORE

  3. 3. Understanding the Implications of Sustainability Inclusion : A Case Study of the Role of the Financial Advisor and Sustainability

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Rebecca Larsson; Linnea Månsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Advisor role; EU action plan on sustainable; fiduciary duty; financial advisor; MiFID II; retail clients; sustainable finance; sustainable investing; sustainability preferences.; Rådgivarrollen; EU:s handlingsplan för hållbar tillväxt; god rådgivningssed; finansiell rådgivare; MiFID II; privatkunder; hållbar ekonomi; hållbara investeringar; hållbarhets-preferenser;

    Abstract : The role of the financial advisor is subject to fiduciary duty, which means that the advisor always should act in the best interest of the client and has traditionally referred to the financial aspects. Finance is now experiencing a revolution, where the concept of sustainable finance is on the agenda of many actors when the sustainability amendments to MiFID II entered into force, as part of the EU Action Plan on Sustainable Finance. READ MORE

  4. 4. The European Polar Identity - A narrative analysis of the EU Arctic Policy of 2008 and 2016

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Miriam Steinwall; [2021]
    Keywords : EU; Arctic; cooperation; narrative; policy; climate change; environment; security; identity; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The way an actor presents itself through a policy document could tell us a lot about – not only how the actor wants to be perceived – but also about what actorness the actor holds. To this foundation, this thesis studies the EU narrative identity presented in the EU Arctic Policy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Between the lines : a policy analysis of the European Green Deal and its portrayal of rural areas

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

    Author : Viktor Botvidsson; [2021]
    Keywords : European Green Deal; problem representations; language; rural areas; discourse;

    Abstract : This thesis takes its starting point in the European Green Deal – the European Union’s new strategy towards a climate neutral union by 2050. It includes the overarching aim to combat climate change and environmental degradation, and will affect the major parts of EU’s political agenda for the upcoming decades. READ MORE