Essays about: "feminist foreign policy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the words feminist foreign policy.

  1. 1. Norms in Foreign Policy : Institutionalization and the road to a feminist foreign policy in Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Kamilla Petersen; [2020]
    Keywords : FFP; Sweden; Feminist; Constructivist; Institutionalization; Norms; Foreign Policy;

    Abstract : In 2015 the Swedish Foreign Minister announced that the foreign policy would be feminist. This thesis aims to advance an understanding of the process of institutionalizing feminism in the Swedish foreign policy statements and the effects this has had on Swedish foreign policy priorities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pro-life, Positioning and Imperialism - A Critical Discourse Analysis of U.S. Foreign Aid Statements on Abortion and Reproductive Health

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Charlotte German; [2020]
    Keywords : United States of America; Foreign Aid; Abortion; Critical Discourse Analysis; Postcolonial Feminist Theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis uses Critical Discourse Analysis to explore how the practice of abortion is defined and created in U.S. presidential administrations’ statements on foreign aid, how the discourses regarding abortion and reproductive health have changed between 1984-2019 and how the U.S. READ MORE

  3. 3. Actor or ally? Exploring Sweden’s involvement in Turkish gender politics through the Swedish Consulate General in Istanbul

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Genusvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Maja Fregert Tolgraven; [2020]
    Keywords : gender equality; feminist foreign policy; civil society; Turkey; EU accession; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this project is to study the implementation of Sweden’s feminist foreign policy through its gender equality enchancing foreign aid to Turkish civil society, managed by The Swedish Consulate General in Istanbul. Through a multi-methods study based on document analysis of project grant cases in 2019, and in-depth interviews with Consulate staff and representatives from partner organizations, the study maps a web of different actors and processes of change in Turkish gender politics: states, civil society, segments of the public and the international community. READ MORE

  4. 4. What Can a Small State Do? : Swedish Leadership in Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in the United Nations

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Therese Scocco; [2020]
    Keywords : Swedish Leadership; Small States; Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights; Commission on Population and Development; Feminist Foreign Policy;

    Abstract : In the face of a global headwind against sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), led by the Trump administration, Sweden has worked together with like-minded countries to keep ground in SRHR issues. The purpose of this thesis is to increase the knowledge about what strategies are available for small states to influence global policies in international organizations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Empowering local women in peace processes : A case study on the Swedish Women's Mediation Network

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Linnea Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Women mediation networks; peace processes; Swedish Women’s Mediation Network; Swedish Feminist Foreign Policy; UNSCR 1325;

    Abstract : A variety of research has been done on why it is important to include local women in peace processes to gain a more sustainable peace. Despite this, there is a limited amount of information and research about women mediation networks and their aim to empower local women peacebuilders. READ MORE