Essays about: "international aid"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 214 essays containing the words international aid.

  1. 1. When Traditional Power Structures are Trembling : A qualitative analysis of aid agencies focus on gender roles and contribution to potential changes in those following the earthquakes in Nepal 2015.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elina Hedman; [2019]
    Keywords : Disaster; gender; women; vulnerability; humanitarian aid; earthquake; Nepal; empowerment; window of opportunity; double disaster; qualitative content analysis.;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how and to what extent humanitarian aid organizations strategically focus on gender roles following disasters, and how they contribute to potential changes in gender roles. The case selected for the study is Nepal after the 2015 earthquakes where the reports of four international humanitarian aid organizations were examined through a qualitative content analysis. READ MORE

  2. 2. An analysis of the #AidToo movement on Twitter: What impacts can a hashtag achieve on sexual exploitation and abuse in the aid sector?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Natacha Cornaz; [2019]
    Keywords : #AidToo; #MeToo; aid; online activism; safeguarding; SEA; sexual exploitation and abuse; social movements; Twitter;

    Abstract : Abuses and sexual misconduct have been present in the aid sector for decades. In 2013, a UN investigation declared sexual exploitation and abuse the most significant risk to UN peacekeeping missions. Nevertheless, the culture of impunity and hypocrisy still prevails in the aid sector. READ MORE

  3. 3. A New Insight into Data Requirements Between Discrete Event Simulation and Industry 4.0 : A simulation-based case study in the automotive industry supporting operational decisions

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Afroz Mirzaie Shra; [2019]
    Keywords : Data Requirements; Discrete Event Simulation; Industry 4.0; Operational Decisions; Production System Development;

    Abstract : Current industrial companies are highly pressured by growing competitiveness and globalization, while striving for increased production effectiveness. Meanwhile, flustered markets and amplified customer demands are causing manufacturers to shift strategy. READ MORE

  4. 4. THE PARIS DECLARATION ON AID EFFECTIVENESS AND DONOR COORDINATION: A Comparative Study of The United States, Canada and China in Ghana

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tani Tindame; [2018-12-07]
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    Abstract : International development agencies, as well as government partners, agreed on five principlesthat aim at making aid more effective through the Paris Declaration (PD) in 2005. These Principles include ownership, alignment, harmonisation, managing for results and mutual accountability. The principles aim at making aid effective and predictable. READ MORE

  5. 5. The European Union As A Global Counter-Terrorism Actor - Normative or Selfish Power

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Daniel Mittermaier; [2018-10-29]
    Keywords : CFSP; counter-terrorism; European Union; Foreign Aid; Normative Power;

    Abstract : Based on its self-identification, as a normative power and ‘force for good’ in the world, this analysis explores the role of the European Union (EU) as an international counter-terrorism actor. A major part of the EU’s counter-terrorism policy outside its own borders is the use of aid to prevent terrorism by combating radicalization. READ MORE