Essays about: "peace processes"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 essays containing the words peace processes.

  1. 1. Kvinnors deltagande och hållbar fred En kvantitativ studie av betydelsen av gender sensitive provisions i fredsavtal och hållbar fred

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lisa Karlsson; [2019-10-09]
    Keywords : women; durable peace; peace agreements; gender sensitive provisions;

    Abstract : Women’s participation in peace processes is meaningful in order to bring about a durable peace. Previous research shows that peace agreements signed by women have a higher implementation rate than peace agreements signed by only men. READ MORE

  2. 2. The nuances between war and peace - An empirical study of the experiences of peace in Liberia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Sarah Hansson; [2019-09-17]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This study is concerned with the way we understand and assess ongoing peace processes in contexts of previous intense armed conflict and violence. In particular, this study aims to create an understanding for how peace, in an ongoing peacebuilding process, is experienced by the grassroot population, and how this experience contrasts with international measures of peace. READ MORE

  3. 3. Local NGOs’ Contribution to Peacebuilding and Conflict Prevention in the Southern Region of Ukraine

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Oksana Tarapatova; [2019]
    Keywords : Ukraine; peacebuilding; conflict prevention; civil society; NGOs;

    Abstract : Since the end of the Cold War peacebuilding and conflict prevention became an important part of the international agenda in the processes of achieving peace. Nowadays there is an acknowledgment that civil society is an important actor that shares responsibility with the state, international actors, and contributes to rebuilding of states and societies after violent conflicts. READ MORE

  4. 4. Going Forward by Looking Back : How returning to traditional peace-making can increase legitimacy through the peace-making process

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

    Author : Sandra Fors Magnström; [2019]
    Keywords : Traditional peace-making; Somalia;

    Abstract : Liberal peace-making may not always be the best way to ensure peace in conflicting societies. Academia have always tended to only look to Western peace-making processes which have made policy limited in the cultural understanding of societies way of functioning, trying to implement what may work in "Western" but not necessarily the host countries' context. READ MORE

  5. 5. External States as Spoilers in Peace processes : A case study of the USA in Afghanistan

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Habib Said; [2019]
    Keywords : Spoiler; Peace Negotiation; Afghanistan; United States;

    Abstract : The complexity of spoilers in the conflict resolution and the breakdown of the peace process through violence or other method have made spoiling an interesting topic. The discussion and the research on the spoiler has contributed to understanding the nature of the issue of spoilers. READ MORE