Search for dissertations about: "multi-level governance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 swedish dissertations containing the words multi-level governance.

  1. 1. ‘Making Sanitation Happen’ An Enquiry into Multi-Level Sanitation Governance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Nelson Ekane; KTH.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sanitation; hygiene; behaviour; multi-level governance; institutions; policy; implementation; Planering och beslutsanalys; Planning and Decision Analysis;

    Abstract : The importance of sanitation for human health and development is undisputed. Sanitation is now high on the international development agenda and has become a salient issue in most developing countries, Rwanda and Uganda being no exception. However, there are still shortcomings as regards ‘making sanitation happen’ on the ground. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Conditions for Multi-Level Governance Implementation, Politics, and Cooperation in Swedish Active Labor Market Policy

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Martin Lundin; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Political science; Governance; Intergovernmental relations; Implementation; Cooperation; Political parties; Active labor market policy; Sweden; Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : How can the central state direct local public units to work effectively towards public sector goals? In an effort to understand the conditions for governance, the three self-contained essays housed in this thesis examine the role of central and local government agencies in implementation of active labor market policy (ALMP) in Sweden. The study is based on new and unique quantitative data. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Implementation of the Kyoto Targets in Lithuania from a Perspective of Multi-level Governance

    University dissertation from Mykolas Romeris University/Lund University

    Author : Julija Naujekaite; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Obligations of the Kyoto Protocol; multi-level governance; sociology of law; driving forces; norms; industry;

    Abstract : International climate change agreements and the European Union legislation have an influence on different levels of governance, including national legal systems and administrative schemes. The following research question is addressed in the doctoral dissertation: “How does Lithuania, specifically the industrial sector, implement GHG reduction requirements under the Kyoto Protocol and the European Union regulations?” Implementation of GHG emission reductions is analyzed from a perspective of multi-level governance and sociology of law. READ MORE

  4. 4. Participation and Legitimacy Actor Involvement for Nature Conservation

    University dissertation from Huddinge : Södertörns högskola

    Author : Linn Rabe; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Participation; legitimacy; multi-level; governance; actor involvement; marine protected areas; coastal management; public consultation; locals; nature resource conflict; public-private relations; HELCOM; Baltic Sea; Sweden; Deltagande; samråd; naturvård; miljöskydd; samhällsstyrning; länsstyrelse; naturreservat; marin förvaltning; Environmental Studies; Miljövetenskapliga studier; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : This PhD thesis in environmental science aims to contribute to the theoretical and empirical understanding of the relation between participation and legitimacy in multi-level environmental governance.It is widely assumed that actor involvement has great potential to improve the legitimacy of nature conservation through long-term acceptance and target achievement. READ MORE

  5. 5. Unravelling Sustainability The complex dynamics of emergent environmental governance and management systems at multiple scales

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Physical Geography, Stockholm University

    Author : Lucas Dawson; Stockholms universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Integrated adaptive environmental governance and management; Social-ecological system dynamics; Complex systems; Sustainability transitions; Sustainability strategies; Multi-level governance; Causal loop diagrams; Green Infrastructure; Landscape restoration; Habitat restoration; Biodiversity conservation; Comprehensive planning; Stakeholder participation; System thinking; Water Framework Directive; Sustainable water governance; Collaborative learning; Communities of practice; Knowledge management; naturgeografi; Physical Geography;

    Abstract : This thesis adopts a complex systems approach to investigate the dynamic emergence of sustainable environmental governance and management systems in multiple contexts in Europe. Accelerating rates of environmental degradation across the world have called the legitimacy of previous environmental governance and management arrangements into question. READ MORE