Essays about: "grass-root level"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 12 essays containing the words grass-root level.

  1. 6. The Aid Trap - A theory developing study of foreign aid in post-conflictual Cambodia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Isabelle Rothstein; [2014]
    Keywords : Cambodia; aid dependence; post-conflictual; aid trap; foreign aid; bottom billion; theory development; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The purpose of this theory developing study is to develop Paul Collier’s (2007) theory of development traps by considering the possibility of adding a fifth trap, the aid trap. This will be conducted through in depth analyses of the impact of foreign aid in post-conflictual Cambodia. READ MORE

  2. 7. Avoiding reinventing the wheel

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för strategisk kommunikation

    Author : Tina Jørgensen; Miriam Åkerblom; [2012]
    Keywords : Organizational ideas; sensemaking; identity; translation; communicational support; corporate communication; grass-root level; the Police; legitimacy; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : An ever changing world is constantly putting new demands on organizations; development and adjustment are ongoing processes. Successful ideas have become merchandises as recipes for success. READ MORE

  3. 8. What is Development? : Peruvian local perception on “development” and foreign development aid- a way to a “non-westernized” development?

    University essay from Högskolan Väst/Avd för juridik, ekonomi, statistik och politik

    Author : Vanessa Daurer; [2012]
    Keywords : Post-development; development cooperation; local perspective; NGO; discourse; Peru;

    Abstract : Abstract“Development” is an essentially contested concept within academia and some critics, the so-called post-development school, argue that the concept and practice of development is a world-view monopolizing our imagination. The school of thought promotes alternative ways to think about development but is merely at the theoretical level and lacks taking into account empirical cases. READ MORE

  4. 9. Implementation of Resolution 1325 on a grass-root level : can youth exchange program in south-north direction improve women role as decision maker?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Erik Krantz; [2010]
    Keywords : Resolution 1325; Women role as decision maker; Youth exchange program; Grass-root level;

    Abstract : As a result of the proved correlation between gender inequality and armed conflict, the United Nations Security Council approved Resolution 1325 in the year 2000. In the implementation of resolution 1325 it is important to understand which levels and actors that can improve women’s role as decision makers in order to build sustainable peace. READ MORE

  5. 10. Sustainopreneurship - Business with a Cause : Conceptualizing Entrepreneurship for Sustainability

    University essay from Växjö universitet/Ekonomihögskolan, EHV

    Author : Anders Abrahamsson; [2007]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Sustainable Development; Entrepreneurship; Social Entrepreneurship; Eco-preneurship; Sustainability Entrepreneurship; Sustainopreneurship; Enactive Research; On a Mission; Ignition; Open Space Technology;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a tentative definition of the concept of sustainopreneurship - in the most simplified form described as entrepreneurship and innovation for sustainability - “Business with a Cause”. The concept takes its departure from generic entrepreneurship theory development, its extensions and further contextualization into the domains of sustainability, primarily through recent research. READ MORE