Essays about: "humanitarian work"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 101 essays containing the words humanitarian work.

  1. 1. The possibility for NGOs to increase human rights with cooperation from the governments - A comparative case study within Myanmar and Afghanistan measuring maternal mortality

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hedvig Bergqvist; [2022]
    Keywords : Non-governmental organizations; Maternal mortality; Human rights; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : One of the target goals for sustainable development is the reduction of maternal mortality, which is a big health issue in some countries. Even if the research on maternal health care has come far and with the right expertise and supplies, almost all maternal deaths would be preventable. READ MORE

  2. 2. How does Sweden Ensure Conflict Sensitivity in the Development Sector? : A Case-Study of the Implementation of the Do No Harm Framework in the Swedish Development Sector

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Alexandra Sjöberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Do No Harm; Swedish development sector; policy change; development; conflict sensitivity;

    Abstract : Ensuring that harm does not take place in the work conducted in other countries by the humanitarian and development sector, is vital. However, there still seems to be a lack of research looking into specific conflict-sensitive approaches. The Do No Harm (DNH) framework was developed by Mary B. READ MORE

  3. 3. Piecing the Puzzle: Restorative Justice with Children and Young Offenders in Scandinavia, an Interview Study with Professionals

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Nancy Gutiérrez Olivares; [2021-02-04]
    Keywords : Restorative Justice; Children and Young Offenders; Victim Offender Mediation; Youth Punishment; Restorative Processes; Social Work; Scandinavian Justice Systems;

    Abstract : The modern roots of restorative justice in Scandinavia go back to the emergence of the mediation movement in Norway in the mid 1970s (Miers, 2001), a process that reached Sweden in the late 1980s (Wahlin, 2005). Victim Offender Mediation (VOM) in Sweden, and Youth Punishment (YP) in Norway, are some of the processes based on the primary components of restorative justice. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Possible Prospects of the Weak Veto reform proposal for the United Nations Security Council : A discourse analysis of United Nations Security Council meeting documents

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

    Author : Teodóra Nádasi; [2021]
    Keywords : International Relations; globalisation; United Nations Security Council;

    Abstract : Throughout the years many have called for a reform of the United Nations and more specifically its most influential body the United Nations Security Council. The Security Council has the authority to pass resolutions with the sole purpose to preserve the peace around the globe, in theory at least. READ MORE

  5. 5. Who are the locals? : Portrayal of local actors in localisation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Clara van den Bos; [2021]
    Keywords : localisation; local; critical localism; eurocentrism;

    Abstract : In recent years localisation has risen on the agenda in the humanitarian sector. It is seen to have great deal of benefits including being more cost efficient, more sensitive to culture and context and offers quicker responses. READ MORE