Essays about: "mine action"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words mine action.

  1. 1. Mine Action and Triple Nexus Implementation: A study case of the Colombian Final Peace Agreement

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Luisa Vargas; [2023]
    Keywords : triple nexus; peacebuilding; post-conflict; mine action; humanitarian demining;

    Abstract : The policy debate and definition of the Triple Nexus have been largely led by the United Nations, multilateral organizations, and donors. Since the Triple Nexus concept’s proposal, the international community has struggled with operationalizing this approach. READ MORE

  2. 2. Opposing ‘green’ extractivism: Voices of resistance in the case of the Gállok iron mine, Sápmi

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Elena Maria Gnant; [2022]
    Keywords : political ecology; ’green’ extractivism; energy transition; frontier racism; colonial capitalism; Sámi resistance; just transition; Sápmi; Gállok; Kallak; Jåhkåmåhkke; Jokkmokk; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Embedded in a history of global colonial capitalism and the system’s crisis ridden tendencies and fixes for capital accumulation, extractivism increases globally. The intensive exploitation of resources is increasingly framed as compatible with and necessary to climate change mitigation for the possibility of a low-carbon future, opening new extractive frontiers through a path of ‘green’ extractivism (GE). READ MORE

  3. 3. Mine Action and the Triple Nexus : Examining the empirical links

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Katherine O'Brien; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Humanitarian mine action has been identified by the United Nations as an important element in conflict de-escalation and post conflict peacebuilding and development. The UN 2030 Agenda has popularized the belief that these three sectors are inextricably linked and conceptualizes these collective linkages as the ‘triple nexus. READ MORE

  4. 4. Towards a more coherent approach to peacebuilding : Mine action paving the way for ex-combatant reintegration in the case of Colombia

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Sara Kamoun; [2022]
    Keywords : Keywords: Mine action; reintegration of ex-combatants; DDR; peacebuilding; post-conflict reconstruction; community security; DDR-Mine Action nexus;

    Abstract : There is a growing awareness among researchers, policy-makers, and practitioners regarding the importance of increased coordination among numerous post-conflict peacebuilding processes and the consequent need for conceptual clarity as a precondition for coordinated, holistic peacebuilding interventions. Disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration (DDR), and Mine Action are among the very first entry points in post-conflict reconstruction, however, despite sharing similarities they form part of distinct communities of practice, and the nexus between the two remains widely unaddressed academically and in practice. READ MORE

  5. 5. David vs. Coal-iath: Coalition-building in the anti-coal protests in Lützerath, Germany

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Michael Reck; [2022]
    Keywords : social movements; coalition building; anti-coal; protest; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : For social movements to create social change they need to mobilize resources, seize political opportunities, and foster favourable discourses. To do so, they engage in coalition building processes to streamline their action and resources with related groups. READ MORE