Essays about: "formal and informal structures"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the words formal and informal structures.

  1. 1. Intra-organizational collaboration for innovation. : Understanding the dynamics of formal and informal structures.

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : DILAN KAYA; [2019]
    Keywords : Internal collaboration; collaboration; formal and informal structures; centralization.; Internt samarbete; samarbete; formella strukturer; informella strukturer; centralisering.;

    Abstract : Digitalization has led to a higher speed of product development and increased competition on the market. This has impacted how firms organize and manage innovation activities, where firms need to have certain abilities to quickly respond to the external environment in order to stay competitive in dynamic markets. READ MORE

  2. 2. Targeting change for women’s rights. An analysis of how the women’s rights movement in Kosovo has developed its strategies for gender equality in response to political realities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Emmanuelle Texier; [2019]
    Keywords : Women’s rights movement; gender equality; strategies; Kosovo; political opportunity structure; feminist institutionalism.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the newly founded state Kosovo, the women’s rights movement has become a strong voice on gender equality and contributes in important ways to strengthening women’s rights. At the same time, highly gendered political structures restrict the movement’s access to political influence. READ MORE

  3. 3. Municipal Solid Waste Management in Informal Settlements – A multiple-case study of challenges and possibilities in the favelas and informal sector of Rio de Janeiro city

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljö- och energisystem

    Author : Emma Bergman; [2019]
    Keywords : municipal solid waste management; informal settlement; favela; waste picker; recycling cooperative; environmental protection; social inclusion; Rio de Janeiro; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Today, about one billion people in the world live in informal settlements and lack access to basic services and city infrastructure. In Rio de Janeiro, approximately 1,4 million people, one fourth of the city population, live in informal settlements, in Brazil called favelas. READ MORE

  4. 4. Self-Governed Interorganizational Networks for Social Change: A Case Study of the Criminalization of Online Sexual Grooming in Malaysia

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Rachel Kuilan; Keren Acevedo; [2019]
    Keywords : self-organization; interorganizational networks; cross-sector collaborations; governance structure; criminalization; online sexual grooming; social sustainability;

    Abstract : Cross-sector collaborations in the form of self-organized interorganizational networks are key mechanisms to address complex social sustainability problems in a systematic manner with accelerated and effective results. Self-organized interorganizational networks allow for collaborations through low degrees of hierarchy and bureaucracy while achieving high levels of ownership and commitment among member organizations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Crime and Development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Haseebullah Hayatzada; [2019]
    Keywords : Organized crime; drug cartels; education; employment; youth; Mexico.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Mexico has experienced the dramatic escalation of crime and violence in an organized form since the 1990s, and have also witnessed the highest number of homicides in the last ten years. It has adversely affected the national security, economic growth and social development with an especially detrimental effect on youth in Mexico. READ MORE