Essays about: "international mediation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 essays containing the words international mediation.

  1. 1. Russia as a mediator in international armed conflicts: the use of mediation and coercion as an instrument for Russian foreign policy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Paraskevi Palivani; [2023]
    Keywords : Mediation; Coercion; Russian foreign policy; Realism; Near Abroad; Far Abroad; Case Study; Georgia-Abkhazia Nagorno-Karabakh; Syria; CAR;

    Abstract : Since the dissolution of the Soviet Union, mediation in armed conflicts have become a popular way of conflict resolution and a valuable tool for states to promote their interests.The paper argues that mediation has been instrumentalised by Russia and has been used as atool in expanding Russian foreign policy in the Russian Near and Far Abroad. READ MORE

  2. 2. Challenging ‘Impartiality’ of the OSCE Mission to Ukraine : A Content Analysis of Interpretative Statements Made by Participating States

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

    Author : Hanna Schmidt; [2022]
    Keywords : Special Monitoring Mission; Ukraine; Mediation; Impartiality; Bias;

    Abstract : States have different ties to warring parties in armed conflict. Bias, as in being closer to one conflict side, is a known factor that shapes mediation processes. However, its particular role has been insufficiently studied. This study assesses bias as a significant influence on mediation in Ukraine. READ MORE

  3. 3. How Can We Understand Success and Failure in Conflict Mediation with Islamist Parties?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Charlotta Johansson; [2022]
    Keywords : Mediation; Islamism; Taliban; Moro Islamic Liberation Front MILF ; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how we can understand mediation success in conflicts involving at least one islamist conflict party. Building on previous research about Islamism in conflicts and peace process contexts, and using broader theory regarding international mediation success, a theoretical framework describing mediation success with jihadists is developed. READ MORE


    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Ronald Byaruhanga; [2021-07-01]
    Keywords : international student mobility; transnational; mediation; actors; ntermediaries; Sweden; Uganda;

    Abstract : This study examines international student mobility from Uganda to Sweden to understand how this mobility is mediated. More specifically, the study examines the use and impact of intermediaries involved in the student migration process with the aim of bridging the existing gap in the mediation of students from low developed countries to non-English speaking countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Mind the Gaps : Why de facto protection of human rights on social media is so difficult and what could be done about it

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Helena Borgå; [2021]
    Keywords : social media; Facebook; freedom of expression; right to privacy; normative conflict mediation; the identity of legal systems; legal pluralism; international legal subjectivity;

    Abstract : This thesis explores if and how states can regain control over large social media platforms like Facebook, and by doing so ensuring that individuals on those platforms can de facto enjoy their human rights, as enshrined in international treaties. Today, the platforms are crucial facilitators of human rights but at the same time facilitators of threats towards the enjoyment of the same rights. READ MORE