Essays about: "importance of peace of development country"

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  1. 1. Fostering guarantees of non-recurrence : How humanitarian action can strengthen the Colombian post-conflict process

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Julle Bergenholtz; [2018]
    Keywords : Post-conflict process; Colombia; peace transition; peacebuilding; humanitarianism; humanitarian action; institutionalization;

    Abstract : After more than 50 years of internal armed conflict, Colombia has entered into a stage of postconflict after a peace agreement was signed in 2016. This process will be challenging for the country, as the conflict has created increased poverty and segregation as well as a lack of opportunities for those that have been affected by the conflict. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gender Equality Deficienacy - Underrepresentation of women in decision-making levels in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Daniela Cudic; [2017]
    Keywords : gender equality; Bosnia and Herzegovina; female underrepresentation; gender quota; peace building; capacity building; post-conflict country; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Why are there only 21% female politicians in the highest decision-making body, the Parliamentary Assembly, in Bosnia & Herzegovina, when there has been established a law that requires a 40% quota of gender representation in these positions? Because of all the laws and regulating documents that have been determined by the state to improve the gender inequality issue, it can fairly be claimed that the top-down approach is deficient in this area. That is why I am going to analyse the importance of NGOs in gender equality development and therefore focus on a bottom-up approach as a theory. READ MORE

  3. 3. Could democracy be a trigger for conflict? : The case of democratic violence in Liberia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Madeleine Fagerström; [2017]
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    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to prove the hypothesis that liberal democracy could trigger conflict when implemented to a post-conflict country. During the last decades there has been a debate regarding whether the implementation of liberal peacebuilding and liberal democracy is a mean for peace or a mean for conflict. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sustainable Development in Colombia: The Case of the Peace Agreement Between the Colombian Government and the FARC Guerilla

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Cemus

    Author : Mauricio Ossa; [2017]
    Keywords : Colombia; Sustainable Development; Conflict Resolution; Economic Growth; Internal Armed Conflict; Peace Agreement; SDG; Sustainability;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to analyze the relation between two highly relevant documents for the Colombian society: Firstly, The peace agreement between the Colombian Government and the FARC guerrilla. Secondly, the agreement of the authorities of the country to follow and pursuit the new Sustainable Development Goals – Agenda 2030 from United Nations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bridging the Gaps : A Field Study on the Impact of Societal Gaps on Livelihoods in Lichinga Municipality, Mozambique

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Juliana Bennett; Ulrike Luise Bens; [2016]
    Keywords : Mozambique; Lichinga Municipality; Sustainable Rural Livelihoods; Households; Gaps;

    Abstract : This study was performed in the spring of 2016 in the Lichinga municipality in northern Mozambique, as a part of the Master Programme in Peace and Development Work at Linnaeus University in Växjo, Sweden. The agricultural dynamics within Mozambique point to the need for this sector to be the cornerstone of development, since 80% of the population is employed in the agricultural sector yet only making up a quarter of the country’s GDP. READ MORE