Essays about: "ngos rural development"

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  1. 1. Climate governance in a well-ordered world : an analysis of Rawlsian climate justice and the goal of climate action

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

    Author : Andreas Ekvall; [2022]
    Keywords : Rawls’; distributional justice; communitarianism; Agenda 2030; climate justice;

    Abstract : The aspiration of normative theory to conceptualise climate justice is a contested endeavour. At best there are certain agreements about what constitutes distributional justice on a surface level, while it remains challenged whether such conceptualisation is helpful in the realisation of climate justice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Community interactions : how visitors co-create Greenpeace’s online presence

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

    Author : Aristeidis Andreas Progoulakis Kastillo; [2022]
    Keywords : community; Greenpeace; Facebook; page; social media; co-creation; online community; interaction; comments; environmental communication; marketing; NGO;

    Abstract : The online presence of environmental NGOs (ENGOs) has opened the opportunity to gain independence from the limitation of the news media coverage they can get. However, multiple challenges, including dealing with interactions on social media, are among the complexities of using those channels. READ MORE

  3. 3. Filling in the Blanks : framing and interpreting the environment in Swedish development cooperation

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

    Author : Miron Moraitopoulos Arljung; [2022]
    Keywords : environment; communication; development; cooperation; framing; natural resources;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how the understanding of such an ambiguous concept as “the environment” can be communicated in Swedish development cooperation by the Governments and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in a way that reconciles the need to deliver on policy goals while still allowing for an interpretative and participatory project design. The central research problem studied was thus how to communicate environmental understandings without explicitly doing so. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cooperatives at a crossroads : trajectories of agricultural cooperatives in Ukraine

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

    Author : Viktor Eriksson; [2021]
    Keywords : agricultural; cooperative; Ukraine; post-soviet; trust; collective action;

    Abstract : This exploratory comparative case study seeks to understand challenges and strategies for farmer collective action in post-Soviet settings. It does so by examining member relations, trust and commitment in two successful dairy cooperatives in western Ukraine: one NGOinitiated cooperative with a bottom-up organization, and one cooperative developed in liaison with a local large-scale agricultural enterprise (LSE). READ MORE

  5. 5. Combining the goals of conservation, tourism and livelihoods in the management of protected areas : case study of the volcanoes national park in northern Rwanda

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

    Author : Jean De Dieu Ndayisaba; [2020]
    Keywords : protected areas; livelihoods; natural resources management; conservation; decentralization; local community participation; ecotourism; tourism revenue sharing;

    Abstract : The liberal conservation agenda promotes the incorporation of human needs into the management of Protected Areas (PAs). Across the globe, nature-based tourism has been among the suggested tools of promoting sustainable conservation together with development of the local communities living around the PAs. READ MORE