Sökning: "International Engagements"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 12 uppsatser innehållade orden International Engagements.

  1. 1. Part-time Humanitarians : International volunteers in the humanitarian response to the 'European refugee crisis' in Greece

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Carolin Jarmusch; [2019]
    Nyckelord :European Refugee Crisis; Greece; Functional Theory of Motivation; Volunteer Motivations; Volunteer Challenges;

    Sammanfattning : Focusing on the case study of the so-called ‘European refugee crisis’ in Greece since 2015, the research highlights new insights into the motivations, experiences, and challenges of international volunteers in humanitarian relief operations. Unlike previous analyses on volunteer motivations, this study’s analytical framework is built on a combination of the functional (psychological) and symbolic (sociological) approach to the theory of motivation. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Serendipitous Sail Along the Hegemonic Trail: Discerning American Exceptionalism in U.S. Foreign Policy by Studying the Political Use of the Concept of Freedom

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Mervan Sert; [2019]
    Nyckelord :American Exceptionalism; hegemony; discourse; foreign policy; State Of The Union SOTU ; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : The primacy of hegemonic structures that shape political processes is relevant to purvey an extensive grasp of which central power dynamic is in effect. The United States has a significant role in the international context and frequently incurs the attention of the world when dealing with issues of global nature. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Peace-, State- and Trust Building in Practice : The implementation of the New Deal TRUST principles and international peacebuilding engagements in the Somali Region

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Rebecca Lindqvist; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Peacebuilding; Statebuilding; Trust Building; the Somali region; The New Deal; International Engagements;

    Sammanfattning : Referred to as a graveyard for foreign aid and simultaneously a great example for progress in terms of implementing the New Deal for Engagements in Fragile States, Somalia is recovering from a protracted war, multi-dimensional fragility and deep mistrust. This research analyses how international actors contribute to peace, state and trust building in the Somali region by implementing the New Deal TRUST principles on a national level and by engaging in the peacebuilding process in Galkacyo, Central Somalia on a local level. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Philanthropy and Political Influence: A case study on the link between symbolic capital, political access and public perception of Bill Gates

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Författare :Yannick Schwarz; [2016]
    Nyckelord :philanthropy; Bill Gates; Bourdieu; symbolic capital; political inequality; awards; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The influence wielded through private philanthropy has made a comeback to the academic and public discussion, as large foundations such as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) invest increasing amounts of money in national and international development efforts. This thesis researches one aspect of philanthropy that has received little attention in the debate on its implications for political equality: Firstly, the link of philanthropy and the accumulation of symbolic capital; and secondly, the resulting political influence of philanthropists. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Från öppna famnar till miniminivå - En utredning om den begränsade rätten till familjeåterförening för alternativt skyddsbehövande är i överensstämmelse med EU-rätten och Europakonventionen

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Författare :Sara Svensson; [2016]
    Nyckelord :EU-rätt; folkrätt; migrationsrätt; familjeåterförening; alternativt skyddsbehövande; Europakonventionen; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : Lag om tillfälliga begränsningar av möjligheten att få uppehållstillstånd i Sverige (benämns fortsättningsvis som den tidsbegränsade lagen) trädde i kraft 20 juli 2016 och innebär att möjligheten för alternativt skyddsbehövande att återförenas med sin familj i Sverige begränsas avsevärt. Familj till alternativt skyddsbehövande har endast rätt till uppehållstillstånd om nekandet av familjeåterförening skulle strida mot Europeiska unionens (EU) reglering och Europeiska konventionen om skydd för de mänskliga fri- och rättigheterna (Europakonventionen). LÄS MER