Essays about: "humanitarian"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 472 essays containing the word humanitarian.

  1. 1. Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems and International Humanitarian Law: A mixed-methods study to understand and explain how states’ position themselves vis-à-vis lethal autonomous weapons systems compliance with international humanitarian law

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Emelie Andersin; [2020-11-17]
    Keywords : lethal autonomous weapons systems; cluster munitions; convention on cluster munitions; international humanitarian law; compliance; just war theory;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to understand and explain how states’ position themselves vis-à-vis lethal autonomous weapons systems (LAWS) compliance with international humanitarian law (IHL). It is important to understand and explain why states’ position themselves in the debate on LAWS compliance with IHL due to its rapid development and limited knowledge in this area. READ MORE

  2. 2. ‘Exploring the Nexus between Framing and Conflict Resolution’: The Rohingya Conflict and the Limitations of the ‘ASEAN Way’

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Miroslava Grausová; [2020-10-08]
    Keywords : ASEAN; Conflict Resolution; Document Analysis; Framing; Rohingya Conflict;

    Abstract : The central aim of this study is to explore ASEAN’s approach to the resolution of the Rohingyaconflict between 2017-2020. The approach of the Association to the resolution of the conflictis investigated through a thorough analysis of the body’s “frame package” – a cluster of implicitand explicit frames applied by the Association to convey its perception on the conflict and thepaths to its resolution. READ MORE

  3. 3. Early American Foreign Policy Towards the Syrian Conflict Captured Through Two Mainstream U.S. News Organizations. A Multidisciplinary Content Analysis of Fox News and CNN News Articles

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Maria F Herkel; [2020-08-19]
    Keywords : American foreign policy; ; Syria; Syrian conflict; ; Russian Syrian relations; UN; Security council; ; civil war; Libyan conflict; democrats; republican; McCain; Obama;

    Abstract : The CNN and Fox news articles conveyed to us multiple aspects of the situation in Syria. Through the analysis of the media published articles, the magnitude of the Syrian people suffering is evident to be substantial. The media framed many interacting local, regional and international factors that displayed to us the complexity of the conflict. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managing conflicting professionalisms: social assistants work with unaccompanied minors within the Swedish municipal social services

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Linnea Roslund Gustavsson; [2020-06-12]
    Keywords : Social Assistants; unaccompanied minors; street-level bureaucrats; discretion; professionalism;

    Abstract : This Masters thesis aimed to explore how social assistants have been impacted by the changes enforced since 2016 in their work with unaccompanied minors. They have worked in an ethically complex situation, of attempting to fulfil the needs of the unaccompanied minors, as this period has seen a restriction of the humanitarian ethos of Swedish migration policies, but also a movement towards new public management policies. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessing security and IPA in Afghanistan : A comparative case study on the assessment of security and internal protection alternative in Sweden and Norway

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Ida Kjellberg Stjernström; [2020]
    Keywords : Afghanistan; Security; Internal Protection Alternative; Asylum; Swedish Migration Agency; Norwegian Directorate of Immigration; UDI; EASO; UNHCR; International law; the 1951 Refugee Convention; the Directive 2011 95 EU;

    Abstract : It is common by states to deny asylum for asylum-seekers with the argument that the applicant could find protection within their own country of residence instead of receiving international protection. This is called internal protection alternative (IPA). READ MORE