Essays about: "peacebuilding"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 140 essays containing the word peacebuilding.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Towards Female Representation in Peace Negotiations: Comparing the cases of Liberia, Nepal, and Colombia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Olivia Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : female representation; feminism; Colombia; Nepal; Liberia; comparative study; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Women’s representation and participation in the forming of peace agreements are argued to have a positive impact on peace. This paper contributes to a deeper understanding of the necessary preconditions for securing women’s representation at the negotiation table. READ MORE

  3. 3. Religion and its relationship to conflict; The case of South Sudan : To what extent do South Sudanese still experience religious oppression post-independence?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Ruth Tshibangu; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Abstract The study is a critical evaluation of the relationship between Religion and Conflict, with a case study in South Sudan (based on the findings of Noa Salomon 2013;2014). With the aid of power theory, conflict theory, frustration and aggression theory, the study seeks to determine the extent to which religious oppression still exists in South Sudan with other specific aims such as determining the provisions for religious freedom in South Sudan, finding the role of religion in peacebuilding and assessing the challenges faced in religious tolerance in South Sudan. READ MORE

  4. 4. Whose Peacebuilding? The post-liberal, hybrid peace and its critiques in Northern Ireland and the Border Region with the EU Peace III Fund

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Rebecca K Guez; [2020]
    Keywords : post-liberal peace; hybrid peacebuilding; EU Peace Fund; Northern Ireland; case study;

    Abstract : Post-liberal, hybrid peace, a new model of peacebuilding, aims to step away from the top-down imposition of liberal peace. In order to recognise the local, the new model considers the interaction between the international and the local as a dynamic power interaction, through which the means and ends of peace can be mediated. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ambiguous Agency : Care and Silence in Women’s Everyday Peacebuilding in Myanmar

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Linnéa Blomqvist; [2020]
    Keywords : Gender; Peace; Myanmar Burma; Everyday Peace; Gendered Peace Gap; Silence; Care; Agency; Post-war Transformation;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the gendered dynamics of everyday peace through analysing women’s experience of peace and peacebuilding in Kayah (Karenni) state in Myanmar. I argue that everyday peace cannot be detached from rigid gender hierarchies and persistent power dynamics and that analytic attention needs to be paid to women’s, often neglected, contribution to everyday peacebuilding. READ MORE