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  1. 1. Child Soldiers as an Expendable Resource: Costs Related to Child Soldiering : How Does Child Soldier Usage Affect Rebel Losses?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Författare :Noomi Weinéus; [2022]
    Nyckelord :child soldiers; forced recruitment; fighting capacity; conflict severity; rebel losses;

    Sammanfattning : As there seem to be a relationship between child soldiering and increased fighting capacity, there appears to be logical advantages of using child soldiers. However, research suggest that children ought to be inferior soldiers than adults. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Socializing Children to be Killers : How child soldiering affects violence against civilians where civilian support is low: Sierra Leone, Algeria, and Myanmar

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Författare :Olga Krakhmaleva; [2022]
    Nyckelord :One sided violence; violence against civilians; child soldiers; socialization; armed groups;

    Sammanfattning : The issue of child soldiering continues to be a significant part of armed conflicts. The research on children in conflict has not fully been able to understand how children not only experience but also actively participate in war. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The inclusion of girls depends on women : A study of the inclusion of girls associated with armed forces and armed groups in DDR programs by women mediators in Colombia, the DRC and Somalia

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Mikaela Ottosson; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Child soldiers; Women mediators; GAAFAG; CAAFAG; DDR; Peacebuilding.;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis analyzes the relation between women mediators in peace negotiations and the inclusion of female child soldiers in disarm, demobilize and reintegrate (DDR) processes. Research shows that despite the adoption of UNSCR 1325 and the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, there is low participation of women in peace processes. LÄS MER

  4. 4. In Search of Home; Child Soldiers in al-Shabaab's Ranks

    Master-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Författare :Fatma Alzahra Abdalatif; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Child Soldiers; Fragile State; Human Security; al-Shabaab;

    Sammanfattning : A history of fragility and conflicts in Somalia has had severe impact on the security of citizens, most notably children. Different non-state actors and armed militias have appeared in Somalia’s timeline impacting the region’s, neighboring and global security. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The War on Children's Rights : Civilian Support and Rebel Groups' Recruitment and Use of Child Soldiers

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Författare :Klara Karlsson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Rebel groups; child soldiers; civilian support;

    Sammanfattning : In an attempt to deepen the understanding of rebel groups' recruitment and use of child sodiers, this paper theorizes that a greater dependence on civilian support increases the cost of systematically recruiting and using child soldiers, leading to a decreased likelihood of them engaging in this recruitment pattern. This would be a result of rebel groups receiving resources mainly from a civilian supprt base, and therefore adjusting their conduct in order to obtain the support. LÄS MER