Essays about: "thesis in institutional management"

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  1. 1. Constraints and Enablers of Nature-based Solutions for Climate Change Adaptation – the Case of Berlin

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Stéphanie-Fabienne Lacombe; [2021]
    Keywords : Adaptation; Adaptation Governance; Adaptive Capacity; Berlin; Berlin Senate; Climate Change; Climate Impact; Climate Governance; Climate Policy; Green Roofs; Nature-Based Solutions; Urban Green Spaces; Urban Planning; Vulnerability.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : As the need to adapt to a changing climate and the political rhetoric in this regard are growing, Berlin’s Senate has issued strategic policies – complemented by an increase of funding. Berlin’s socio-cultural features and place-based factors seem predisposed for so-called “Nature-based Solutions” (NbS) that can support the achievement of adaptation efforts. READ MORE

  2. 2. Managing conflicting professionalisms: social assistants work with unaccompanied minors within the Swedish municipal social services

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Linnea Roslund Gustavsson; [2020-06-12]
    Keywords : Social Assistants; unaccompanied minors; street-level bureaucrats; discretion; professionalism;

    Abstract : This Masters thesis aimed to explore how social assistants have been impacted by the changes enforced since 2016 in their work with unaccompanied minors. They have worked in an ethically complex situation, of attempting to fulfil the needs of the unaccompanied minors, as this period has seen a restriction of the humanitarian ethos of Swedish migration policies, but also a movement towards new public management policies. READ MORE

  3. 3. CHALLENGES FOR CSOS LINKED TO FINANCIAL DEPENDENCY ON FOREIGN D0NORS. A case study of anti-corruption CSOs in Ukraine

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Peter Vervloet; [2020-04-30]
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    Abstract : Over the last 25 years anti-corruption policies have become inherent to the goal of building good governance within the field of development aid. Local anti-corruption civil society organisations (CSOs) in the countries of the former Soviet Union are important actors for demanding social accountability and legal reforms from their respective governments. READ MORE

  4. 4. DEMYSTIFYING EXCLUSION FROM AN INCLUSIVE LIFESTYLE: The case of surf industry branding

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Amber Esseline Dors; [2020]
    Keywords : Social inclusion; Social exclusion; Industry branding; Customer relations; Responsibility; Sport; Surfing; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Empirical data of this thesis is based on qualitative methods and answers to the research question: How does branding by actors affiliated with the surfing community enact social inclusion or exclusion? Empirical data demonstrates that branding does not play an essential role in the social inclusiveness of local surfing communities. Not least, marketing communication executed by the biggest representative actors (e. READ MORE

  5. 5. Between System Hackers and Trojan Horses: How Entrepreneurs Drive Paradigmatic Change Towards a More Sustainable Economy

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Daniel Wallinger; [2020]
    Keywords : Post-capitalist entrepreneurship; Entrepreneurs transforming capitalism; Sustainable transformation of economy; Institutional entrepreneurs;

    Abstract : To combat global challenges such as climate change or social inequalities, more and more voices are calling for a transformation of today's capitalist economies. However, without outlining how actors can enact change from within the current setting, visions of a fundamentally different and more sustainable economy may not become reality. READ MORE