Essays about: "structured power"

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  1. 1. Looking into the black box: The roles of development workers in enhancing climate resilience and gender equality for ethnic minority women through the EmPower project in Vietnam

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hong Hanh Nguyen; [2022-01-18]
    Keywords : feminist political ecology; development workers; climate change; gender equality; ethnic minorities; Vietnam;

    Abstract : The climate change-gender nexus has increasingly become the arena in which adaptation interventions take place. One such intervention is the EmPower program in the Asia-Pacific region by UN Women and UNEP. This research is a case study on how one program component on women’s renewable energy entrepreneurship is implemented in Vietnam. READ MORE

  2. 2. What Does Sustainability Mean? : A Study of Young Consumers’ Associations With, and Understanding of the Term Sustainability, Within the Fashion Industry

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Henrik Berghe; Malcolm Sanchez Adolfsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainability; fashion industry; young consumers; sustainability perception; environmental sustainability; social sustainability; consumer perspective;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of this study is to investigate how young consumers understand sustainability in the fashion industry: how they define it and if they consider both environmental and social sustainability. Design/methodology/approach – A qualitative method was used. READ MORE

  3. 3. Challenges of Power Dominance in the GMRR: The Perspective of Pakistan’s Small Garment Manufacturers

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Rufus Yaw Gyamfi; Sharmin Jahan; Bernard Nguatem; Fungai Vhondo; [2022]
    Keywords : Garment Manufacturer and Retailer Relationship GMRR ; Power Dominance; Manufacturing; Manufacturer; Supplier; Retailer; Customer; Pakistan; Garments Industry; Garments Manufacturer; Garments Retailer; Garments Suppliers; SME; Interorganizational Relationship IOR ; Buyer-Supplier Relationship; Boundary Systems;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of the study is to identify the challenges that small garments manufacturers in Pakistan face in an IOR with large retailers regarding power dominance. The paper also seeks to examine how those garment manufacturers can use the Boundary Control Systems as a strategic response to power dominance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Successful Social Reintegration in Urban Settings : What does it mean and what explains its variation?

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

    Author : Elina Francesca Rivera; [2022]
    Keywords : Social Reintegration; Urban Settings; Fear; Organized Armed Groups; Ex-combatants; Bogota; Medellin; Paramilitaries;

    Abstract : What does “success” mean for social reintegration of ex-combatants in urban settings? Although reintegration of former fighters has been at the center of academic and policy discourse for achieving peace, limited attention has been paid to unraveling how social reintegration processes occur and how they are impacted in urban contexts. This thesis studies the specific issue of successful social reintegration in urban contexts and asks why it evidences higher levels of success in some urban settings than others. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rethinking social care services for elderly persons in Zambia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Annette Hatembo; [2022]
    Keywords : Ageing; elderly people; family; community; caregiving; old people’s home; social care.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Elderly people in Zambia face numerous challenges resulting from high poverty levels, stigma, and social exclusion, poor service provision in old people's homes, and lack of proper care and support from family and the public. In addition, changes in population ageing have also resulted in increased longevity affecting the obligatory responsibilities of the state and the family to meet individual needs in caregiving adequately. READ MORE