Essays about: "the importance of peace in development"

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  1. 1. The memorialization of conflict in the digital age: A Narrative Study on human rights workers’ perceptions and experiences of digital memory in Turkey

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Lucas Hellwig; [2018]
    Keywords : memory; digitization; Turkey; human rights; alternative narrative; peace and conflict;

    Abstract : Historically, Turkey has always struggled with a deeply divided and conflicted society, in which various political actors but also civil society actors have sought for truth and justice. Against the background of past human rights violations in Turkey and the digital development, human rights workers are confronted with new opportunities and mediums of tools but also with the digital sphere full of risks in their advocacy for human rights. READ MORE

  2. 2. Project Heliotrope : Exploring the Future of Vehicle Ownership

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Sami Laiho; [2018]
    Keywords : Future Vehicle Design third space new ownership model;

    Abstract : In year 2030 approximately six out of every ten people will live on the urban area. This movement is especially strong in Asias mega cities like for example Tokyo, Delhi, Mumbai and Shanghai. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fostering guarantees of non-recurrence : How humanitarian action can strengthen the Colombian post-conflict process

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Julle Bergenholtz; [2018]
    Keywords : Post-conflict process; Colombia; peace transition; peacebuilding; humanitarianism; humanitarian action; institutionalization;

    Abstract : After more than 50 years of internal armed conflict, Colombia has entered into a stage of postconflict after a peace agreement was signed in 2016. This process will be challenging for the country, as the conflict has created increased poverty and segregation as well as a lack of opportunities for those that have been affected by the conflict. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gender Equality Deficienacy - Underrepresentation of women in decision-making levels in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Daniela Cudic; [2017]
    Keywords : gender equality; Bosnia and Herzegovina; female underrepresentation; gender quota; peace building; capacity building; post-conflict country; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Why are there only 21% female politicians in the highest decision-making body, the Parliamentary Assembly, in Bosnia & Herzegovina, when there has been established a law that requires a 40% quota of gender representation in these positions? Because of all the laws and regulating documents that have been determined by the state to improve the gender inequality issue, it can fairly be claimed that the top-down approach is deficient in this area. That is why I am going to analyse the importance of NGOs in gender equality development and therefore focus on a bottom-up approach as a theory. READ MORE

  5. 5. Could democracy be a trigger for conflict? : The case of democratic violence in Liberia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Madeleine Fagerström; [2017]
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    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to prove the hypothesis that liberal democracy could trigger conflict when implemented to a post-conflict country. During the last decades there has been a debate regarding whether the implementation of liberal peacebuilding and liberal democracy is a mean for peace or a mean for conflict. READ MORE