Essays about: "human rights"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1234 essays containing the words human rights.

  1. 1. Social work with undocumented migrants: Services, Construction of needs and Problem-solving approaches of Civil Society Organizations in Gothenburg-Sweden.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Christine Caroline Isunu; [2018-10-15]
    Keywords : Social Work; Undocumented Migrants; Civil Society Organizations.;

    Abstract : As pride to the social work profession, social workers in the civil society honor the imperative to extend social work services to undocumented migrants by constructing this group as eligible and deserving within the civil society space. The aim of the study was to deepen understanding of social work practice with undocumented migrants by inquiring into the services, construction of needs and problem-solving approaches of civil society organizations in Gothenburg, Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bare Life of Unaccompanied Children: A Critique on the Human Rights State-Centrism and the Right to Asylum in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hamidreza Vasheghanifarahani; [2018-09-25]
    Keywords : state-centrism; the right to asylum; Sweden’s U-turn asylum policy; rightlessness; zone of indistinction; bare life; the paradox of human rights; the sovereign; policy analysis; unaccompanied Afghanistanian children; bio-politics;

    Abstract : The question of asylum seekers and refugee rights is one of the main examples which reveals the paradox of the citizen rights and human rights. This thesis aims to analyse the U-turn asylum policy of Sweden regarding unaccompanied minors from a critical perspective in this regard. READ MORE

  3. 3. Media Discourse of the Right to Privacy under Surveillance: An analysis of the media coverage from post-9/11 to post-Snowden US

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Kuntal Roy; [2018-09-21]
    Keywords : Privacy; surveillance; critical discourse analysis; media construction; media representation; national security; social control;

    Abstract : The right to privacy in the age of surveillance is a long-standing controversial issue. This controversy first heightened in 2001, after 9/11 terrorist attacks; and again in 2013, after Edward Snowden‘s mass surveillance disclosure. READ MORE

  4. 4. The effects of Environmental, Social and Governance measures on the cross section of stock return, a compensation for risk or mispricing? Evidence from the Swedish stock market

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    Author : Ludvig Annér; Nora Jakobsson van Stam; [2018-08-31]
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    Abstract : There is a lack of uniformity throughout the literature regarding the effects of sociallyresponsible investing. By implementing a Fama-MacBeth style regression with theFama French three factors and the momentum factor, extended with several detailedenvironmental, social and governance scores the lack of uniformity of these effects areconfirmed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Girl Empowerment and Child Marriage: Empowering girls to prevent and end child marriage in Zambia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Namwiinga Chitempa; [2018-07-23]
    Keywords : Child marriage; Empowerment; girl child; significance.;

    Abstract : Child marriage is human rights violation that violates the rights of a girl child and robs her of her innocence. It is a widespread social problem that cuts across the globe.The purpose of the research was to investigate the significance of using empowerment as a strategy towards preventing and ending child marriage in Zambia. READ MORE