Essays about: "reform capacity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 37 essays containing the words reform capacity.

  1. 1. Climate related hazards and changes in adaptive capacity

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Johanna Wedholm; [2021]
    Keywords : adaptation; adaptive capacity; change;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore whether and how the frequency and severity of climate-related hazards are associated with changes in adaptive capacity. Despite increased hazard frequency and severity in the world, it is still contested whether hazard frequency and severity are associated with changes in adaptive capacity, often referred to as the preconditions necessary to enable adaptation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Erratic Subject Didactics : a Study of Conditions Antecedent to Secondary Education Reform and Their Effects on Social Science Didactics

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för lärarutbildning

    Author : Shaun Christiani; [2020]
    Keywords : Social science didactics; democratic values; globalization; social issues; secondary education; knowledge requirements;

    Abstract : This paper studies how changing political, economic, and social conditions in and related to Sweden affected its secondary education policy and the role that social science didactics plays. By analyzing Swedish secondary school curricula, the related social science syllabus, education act, and corresponding organizational documents, the causes for, and context of education reform become clear. READ MORE

  3. 3. Explaining within-country variation in post-war democratization : The role of legitimate local-international partnerships in municipal governance reform in Kosovo

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

    Author : Emelie Glad; [2019]
    Keywords : peacebuilding; state-building; liberal peacebuilding; post-war democratization; hybrid peace governance; local ownership; legitimacy; municipal governance; Kosovo;

    Abstract : A growing literature on hybrid peace governance has showed the importance of taking into account the interactive nature of peacebuilding. However, this literature largely remains imprecise about how local-international interactions affect outcomes, and the hybrid turn has not produced much comparative empirical evidence. READ MORE

  4. 4. Multi-actor Ownership : The Case of Swedish Development Cooperation with Ukraine

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Olle Lundin; [2019]
    Keywords : Foreign aid; development cooperation; reform cooperation; ownership; rule of law; public administration; Paris Declaration on Aid Effectiveness; Ukraine; Eastern Europe; Sida;

    Abstract : Ownership is a guiding principle in today’s development cooperation practices, aiming to foster an efficient development cooperation driven by the recipients. However, ownership is paradoxical and ambiguous. No coherent understanding of ownership exists. READ MORE

  5. 5. Symbiosis in the making? Evaluating EU’s engagement with Civil Society Organisations in Colombia. A Civilian Power Europe perspective

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Filip Fula; [2019]
    Keywords : EU; Colombia; Civil Society Organisations; development policy; Civilian Power Europe;

    Abstract : In recent years, EU’s development policy has undergone wide-ranging reform with the leading principle of responding to the circumstances and demands of the current world, but also for the sake of alignment to the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In line with the reasoning that an empowered civil society can help in the exercise of EU’s development policy and in the pursuit of development policy goals, the organisation has formed a strategy of engagement with CSOs in its external relations. READ MORE