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  1. 1. We Want to Be in the Room Where it Happens : Challenges for Women's Representation in the Zambian Parliament

    Kandidat-uppsats, Försvarshögskolan

    Författare :Deborah Solomon; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Women Peace and Security; Representation; Zambia; Human Security; kvinnor fred och säkerhet; Zambia; mänsklig säkerhet;

    Sammanfattning : This essay explores the cultural and socio-economic barriers for women’s political representation in Zambian politics as well as the importance of women’s representation for their human security. Due to a Western focus on earlier research, a developing country was chosen in order to investigate any differing perspectives that would emerge. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Women’s Participation in Peace Negotiations and the Inclusion of Gender Provisions

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Isolde Tengbjer Jobarteh; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Peace negotiation; peace agreement; UN; Security Council Resolution 1325; gender equality; women’s participation; representation; female signatories; gender provisions; intra-state conflict;

    Sammanfattning : Are peace agreements more likely to include gender provisions if women participate in the peace negotiations? The international community, national governments and civil societies around the world have assumed that women’s inclusion in peace negotiations result in higher quality peace agreements, where women’s interests are better taken into consideration. To date, there is a lack of empirical underpinning of the assumption. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Improving energy security for individual households during outages : A simulation study for households in Sweden

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Uppsala universitet/Fasta tillståndets fysik

    Författare :Amelie Bennich; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Off-grid; Energy security; Solar power; Energy storage; Outage;

    Sammanfattning : In this study, it was investigated how individual households could manage security of supply during an outage by installing a local energy system that could operate independently from the electricity grid. By installing local renewable off-grid energy systems, households could guarantee an uninterrupted supply of energy even during an outage on the electricity grid, while also increasing their energy autonomy during normal circumstances. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Operation Condor : The U.S. involvement - A rational strategy or a political powerplay?

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

    Författare :Amanda Hedman; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Operation Condor; National Security; Latin America; USA; Foreign Policy;

    Sammanfattning : During 1975-1989 a transnational state-terror operation was carried out by several South American states called Operation Condor. Declassified documents show that the U.S. government assisted the operation with communication and intelligence techniques. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Är nationell säkerhet fortfarande nationell säkerhet? : En teoriprövande fallstudie av Ulrich Becks World Risk Society's antaganden om terrorrisken.

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

    Författare :Josefin Classon; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Ulrich Beck; World Risk Society; USA; Säkerhetspolitik; Terrorism;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this thesis is to test the credibility of Ulrich Becks World risk society theory’s theoretical assumptions about global terrorism's and the terrorist threat’s impact on the nation state’s security policy. To reach an answer a case study with a theory-testing method has been used to test the credibility of the theory. LÄS MER