Essays about: "thesis IDP"

Found 5 essays containing the words thesis IDP.

  1. 1. Multi-Actor Response to the Internal Displacement of Iraqi Nationals: A Field Study on Coordination of the Humanitarian Emergency Response in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sandra Buijsse; [2015]
    Keywords : coordination; emergency response; field study; IDP; Kurdistan Region of Iraq; UN; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the summer of 2014, about one million Iraqis were forced into internal displacement in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KR-I) following successful incursions of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant into bordering areas. To mobilize assistance and respond to the immense humanitarian needs, the UN assigned the situation its highest level of emergency, L3. READ MORE

  2. 2. International protection of internally displaced persons - A field study of internal displacement and available protection in the Republic of South Sudan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Martin Jörnrud; [2012]
    Keywords : Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis examines if international law and its protection mechanisms satisfactorily address the protection needs of internally displaced persons (IDPs). At the end of 2011, around 25 million people around the world were internally displaced by armed conflict, generalized violence and human rights violations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Internally Displaced Persons in Georgia - Challenges for Change

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : MIKAEL ÅHLIN; [2011]
    Keywords : Internal displacement; IDPs; Zugdidi; Samegrelo; Georgia; Caucasus; Megrelian; Mingrelian; Internally Displaced Persons;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) on global and local level. The research question deals with the problems associated with IDPs - what challenges IDPs are facing and the future prospects for IDPs worldwide and on local level in the Samegrelo region in Georgia. READ MORE

  4. 4. Not Just Victims: A Case Study of Internally Displaced Women's Response Strategies in Barrancabermeja, Colombia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Jason Castagna; Leyla Jeyte; [2011]
    Keywords : Forced Displacement; Women; IDP; Social Networks; Actor-oriented; and Response Strategies.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Internally displaced women hold together the social fabric of society; they are resilient, resourceful and creative in ensuring the well-being of their families following forced displacement. By utilizing the analytical framework of the actor-oriented approach, and the concepts of feminization of poverty and response strategies, this research demonstrates that women’s agency, as actors in the reconstruction of their lives, is derived from how social networks construct agency and response strategies. READ MORE

  5. 5. How International NGOs work with Internally Displaced Persons - A Minor Field Study of the Colombian Case

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Amra Levnjak; [2009]
    Keywords : NGO-cooperation; Internal Displacement; International NGO; Colombia; Field Study; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Ever since its independence from Panamá, Colombia has suffered internal conflicts. This has posed a threat to the country’s stability and has produced much internal displacement in the country. After Sudan, Colombia has the largest amount of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the world. READ MORE