Sökning: "SIDS"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 25 uppsatser innehållade ordet SIDS.

  1. 1. “We survive or we sink together” : A Discursive Study of Argumentation by Small Island Developing States Leaders in a Climate Change Context

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Hanna Berg; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Personal pronouns; Climate Change; Small Island Developing States; Pacific Islands; Climate Change Discourse; Conference of the Parties; United Nations;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to investigate the discursive use of first person plural pronoun we through a discourse analysis of the variety of arguments by leaders of Pacific Island States in political debates, specifically within a climate change context. The research question is “How do political leaders of Pacific Island states make discursive use of the first person plural pronoun we in political debates in a climate change context?” By using a textual discourse analysis to study statements made by Pacific Island leaders at the UN Conference of the Parties, the investigation finds a wide variety of argumentation styles and pronominal choices. LÄS MER

  2. 2. A Comparison of the Ecological, Social and Economic Sustainability in Adaptation Strategies in The Maldives and Kiribati

    Kandidat-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS); Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Författare :Charlotte Blomberg; Sandra Blomvall; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Maldives; Kiribati; sustainable development; sea level rise; climate change; adaptation; SIDS; NAPA;

    Sammanfattning : Havsnivån stiger över hela världen på grund av termisk expansion och smältande glaciärer orsakade av den globala uppvärmningen. Maldiverna och Kiribati är några av de lägst liggande atolländerna i världen vilket gör dem särskilt utsatta för den förväntade havsnivåhöjningen. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Climate-Induced Human Mobility in Policy : A Comparative Analysis of Problem Representations in Policy of Two Small-Island Cases

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Nora Söderberg; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Climate; climate change; human mobility; migration; environmental migration; problem representations; WPR; policy; Kiribati; Andaman and Nicobar Islands; SIDS; small-island developing states;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is a descriptive study of problem representations of climate-induced human mobility in policy. Two cases which are severely impacted by climate change have been selected for the analysis: Kiribati and Andaman and Nicobar Islands. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The "warming war" : Securitizing climate change at the UN Security Council

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Hanna Söderbäck; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Climate change; small island developing States; United Nations Security Council; securitization; discourse analysis;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this study was to explore the discursive strategies involved when representatives of small island developing States (SIDS) attempt to securitize climate change in the Security Council, in order to understand which, if any, discursive strategies are successful, and if the securitizing attempt itself is successful. The theoretical framework is based on securitization theory as developed by the Copenhagen school, and the material for the analysis is made up of four meeting records from meetings of the Security Council, ranging from 2007 until 2019. LÄS MER

  5. 5. “Stop stealing our beaches” : A comparative study on how Mauritius and the Seychelles are affected by and deal with climate change and tourism

    Kandidat-uppsats, Jönköping University/HLK, Globala studier; Jönköping University/HLK, Globala studier

    Författare :Mollie Sager; Gabriella Sundberg; [2020]
    Nyckelord :the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development; SDGs; SIDS; climate change; tourism; Mauritius; the Seychelles; vulnerability; resilience;

    Sammanfattning : Small Island Developing States are known to be extra sensitive to environmental changes due to their geographical location and characteristics, and many are known as luxurious tourist destinations. This study explores how Mauritius and the Seychelles are affected by and deal with climate change and the negative impacts of tourism. LÄS MER