Essays about: "youth engagement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 43 essays containing the words youth engagement.

  1. 1. I don’t even think there are environmental politics here! A paper on youth influence and the coal mining industry in Bosnia & Herzegovina

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Matilda Råbrant; [2022]
    Keywords : youth influence; climate change; environmental politics; natural resources; fossil economy; youth engagement; political ecology; Bosnia-Herzegovina; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Bosnia & Herzegovina is the 27th largest exporter of coal-fired energy in the world. Multiple organizations are warning about the dangerous rates of air polluting substances in many of the country’s larger cities. Youths in Bosnia & Herzegovina feel alienated from decision-making, making it hard for them to express their voice and concerns. READ MORE

  2. 2. The pandemic and its effect on Swedish youth wings' mobilization

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Izabell Eriksson Andrén; [2022]
    Keywords : Youth wings; Political mobilization; Political engagement; Covid-19; Digital media;

    Abstract : Youth wings exist worldwide, connect youths with political parties, and mobilize youth to political engagement. Youth wings engagement often entails offline political engagement such as debates and demonstrations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Being young and navigating online cultures in an algorithmic media setting : A qualitative study of young-adults perception of mediated public shaming on TikTok

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Evelina Ketola; [2022]
    Keywords : Public shaming; call-out culture; cancel culture; TikTok; media design; Algorithmic literacy; participatory democracy; civic engagement;

    Abstract : TikTok differs from how the media audience is used to seeing other social media platforms. When opening the app, the user does not see the friends you have decided to follow. Instead, you are faced with an algorithmically decided and never-ending feed of content personified individually for the specific user. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring the Participation of Youth Activists and Advocates from the Global South at COP26

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Katarzyna Pawelczyk; [2022]
    Keywords : climate activism; youth climate activism; COP26; Global South; youth participation; youth engagement;

    Abstract : The climate crisis is one of the most pressing challenges of the global development agenda. In recent years, young people have been publicly recognised as key stakeholders in efforts to address it. READ MORE

  5. 5. Societal Synergy for Our Common Future : Young Citizens’ Perspectives on Participating in the Sustainable Development and Urban Planning Process of Madrid

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Fredrika Brink; Stella Jarlöv; [2022]
    Keywords : sustainable development; urban planning; citizen participation; youth; Madrid;

    Abstract : The Madrid City Council’s efforts to invite citizens to decision making are being examined through the eyes of six young inhabitants, aged 18-30. Their views on sustainability and experiences of participating in the city development are gained through qualitative, semi-structured interviews. READ MORE