Essays about: "migration in africa"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 56 essays containing the words migration in africa.

  1. 6. Linking Climate Change, Migration Patterns and Vulnerability: The case of Ndem, Senegal

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Giordano Margaglio; Anna Chesnier; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate Change; Internal Migration; Vulnerability; Sahel; Culture; Desertification; Drought; Ndem; West Africa; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Projections estimate that by 2050 hundreds of millions to a billion people will migrate elsewhere due to environmental reasons. The increasing frequency and intensity of natural hazards posed by climate change, as well as the slow-onset degradation of habitats all over the planet, will drive more and more species to migrate towards more habitable and safe environments. READ MORE

  2. 7. An Unequal Partnership: Nyasaland and the Central African Federation, 1953-1963.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Magnus Monahan; [2019]
    Keywords : Malawi; Nyasaland; Central African Federation; Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland; African Economic History; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : From 1953-1963 Nyasaland was a part of the Central African Federation, along with Northern and Southern Rhodesia. The establishment of the Federation was hugely unpopular in Nyasaland due to fears it would be dominated by the white settler community in Southern Rhodesia. READ MORE

  3. 8. European External Border Management and its Narratives : Aspects of Dominance and Neocolonialism in European Foreign Policy during the “Refugee Crisis”

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Jonas Begemann; [2019]
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    Abstract : Large numbers of incoming refugees since 2015 were perceived as a major challenge for European cooperation and migratory regimes and the situation has within Europe soon been seen as a crisis. Since then, European states and the European Union (EU) have intensified measures to shut down migrant routes to Europe as well as their attempts to externalise means of protection of refugees in Africa. READ MORE

  4. 9. Striving for dignity : insights of young people in Rwanda on youth engagement in agriculture and urban migration of rural youth

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Boneza Patrick; [2018]
    Keywords : agriculture; farming; rural life; urban migration; youth; aspirations; habitus;

    Abstract : In the global development discourse, it is argued that concerns of youth unemployment and slow agricultural development in Africa can be solved through investing in youth engagement in agriculture. However, little attention is paid to whether young people aspire to engage in agriculture, or what it would take to otherwise change that. READ MORE

  5. 10. Catching up with the Restless West: A discourse analysis of the Eurocentric biases in the Marshall Plan with Africa

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sofie Berglund; [2018]
    Keywords : Marshall Plan with Africa; eurocentrism; discourse analysis; development; foreign policy; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Following a time period where a large number of refugees and immigrants had been received by Germany, the German minister of development proposed a new framework for Africa policy in the beginning of 2017 targeting the root causes of poverty and large migration flows. Titled Marshall Plan with Africa, the project aims to establish a new partnership between the continents, highlighting private investment, ratification of international trade agreements and 20 million new job- and vocational training opportunities for young people among other solutions. READ MORE