Essays about: "peace processes"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 85 essays containing the words peace processes.

  1. 1. Imagining the Commune - Democratic confederalist approaches to law and conflict resolution

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Miran Kakaee; [2020-04-14]
    Keywords : Legal plurism; regulations of social relations; restorative justice; democratic confederalism; self-administration;

    Abstract : In the midst of an ongoing civil war, the people of North and East Syria have been building society based on the ideas of direct-democratic and decentralized self-administration. Differently put, they have embraced the principles and ideas of democratic confederalism, which is the political ideology developed by PKK founder Abdullah Öcalan. READ MORE

  2. 2. Dismantling a ticking time bomb: Horizontal Inequalities in Peacebuilding

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hanna Svenhag; [2020-01-07]
    Keywords : Horizonal inequalities; Civil Society; Peacebuilding; Uganda; Acholiland;

    Abstract : Understanding processes of peacebuilding, how peace is created and maintained, has inspired and intrigued an entire field of academics and practitioners. This thesis is an attempt to understand the role of horizontal inequalities (HIs) in the peacebuilding process of Uganda from the perspective of civil society. READ MORE

  3. 3. AU-led Peace Operations : The Case of the AMISOM KDF’s Local Peacebuilding Engagement in Southern Somalia, Jubbaland Region

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Philip Martinsson; Emil Thillberg; [2020]
    Keywords : AU-led Peace Operations; Peacekeeping; Counterinsurgency; Peacebuilding; System-thinking; AMISOM; KDF; Somalia; Jubbaland;

    Abstract : Contemporary peace operations are deployed to increasingly complex, high-risk environments where localised armed groups, often those that can influence the trajectory of the conflict are not at the table, at the same time militaries are mandated to facilitate social, economic and political transformative processes in recovered areas. By the opening of the twenty-first century, the distinction between peacebuilding and military interventions converged both in policy and practice and increasing pressure are placed on the troop contributing countries to adapt to the dynamics of ‘multidimensional peace operations’. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Changing of the Guard : A Study of the challenges faced by youth leaders in post-National Youth Policy Myanmar

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Jakob Annerdal; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The contrast between the recently adopted UN resolution UNSCR2250 in which youth are recognized as key stakeholders in democratic and peace processes and the social structures that historically have excluded youth from meaningful participation in decision-making in Myanmar - paired with recent changes in the country including the adaptation of Myanmar's first national youth policy and changing attitudes towards youth participation has left the government in need of guiding research that allows for data driven policy making. One sub-category of youths who have been left unattended in research post national youth policy adoption is youth leaders in a process of transitioning into a role of power. READ MORE

  5. 5. I carry three pieces of metal in my body from the separatists : Ukrainian war veterans' experiences of the reintegration process and adjustment to civilian life

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, Globala studier

    Author : Anita Omerbasic; [2020]
    Keywords : Ukraine; war; Russia; Donbas; veterans; female veterans; volunteer battalions; reintegration; transition; adjustment; military; civilian; identity; identity crisis; identity interruption;

    Abstract : The Donbas war in Ukraine has resulted in over 380,000 veterans who now have to reintegrate into civilian life again. What to do with former combatants has been on the agenda for many years since their reintegration plays a critical role in the transition from war to peace. READ MORE