Aarhus University (AU), Faculty of Arts, Denmark

Port Efficiency and Public Private Capacity (PEPP)

Research project PEPP aims to map and improve approaches to CD for the maritime sector in Ghana in order to enhance the potential of the maritime sector to drive Ghana’s economic growth in a sustainable manner. PEPP focuses on implicit and explicit alliances between ... First year report During the first year, we have primarily focused on concrete outputs such as conference participation (EURAM, ECAS, EJARN, and NorDev) to have our initial findings discussed among peers, one stakeholder meeting and two internatio ...
Period: 2019-01-16 to 2022-01-15 Countries: Ghana Lead institution: Aarhus University (AU), Denmark Partner institutions: University of Ghana (UG), Ghana Project code: 18-M02-AU Total grant: 4,997,029 DKK
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Everyday Justice and Security in the Myanmar Transition

Research project This timely project will build research capacity and inform policy interventions by
investigating the production of locally legitimate authority in transitional contexts with contested statehood. This is analyzed through the lens of everyday ... Midterm report 2018: In-depth fieldwork on everyday justice and local authority has been carried out in 17 localities across Karen State (6 sites), Mon State (6 sites), Yangon (2 sites) and in Danu, Pa-O and Naga Self-administered Zones (3 si ...
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Science and Power in Participatory Forestry (SCIFOR)

Research project With the purposes of improving forest conservation as well as rural peoples’ livelihoods in less developed countries, local communities are increasingly becoming involved in managing forests. Yet, evidence that these purposes are met is scarce, and ... Project Completion Report: SCIFOR examines the justifications, motivations, and role in practical forest management of scientific forestry principles as it unfolds in educative institutions, bureaucracies, and communities and forests – focusi ...
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Nepal on the move: Conflict, migration and stability

Research project Migration within Nepal, to India and to join the British army have been practiced for generations. However, flows of migration have intensified during the decade of armed conflict. Migrant destinations such as the Gulf countries, Europe, North Ameri ... Project completion report: The project has contributed substantial new knowledge on a range of migration patterns and practices and their societal implications for the development of Nepalese society. This pertains to both internal migration ...
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The connection between sustainable menstruation management, women’s health and Human Security

Master thesis Abstract: Menstrual health management (MHM) has long been ignored in the field of sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and in development projects. Only recently, the combination of MHM and improvements of educational outcomes has become popu ... Abstract:

Menstrual health management (MHM) has long been ignored in the field of sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and in development projects. Only recently, the combination of MHM and improvements of educational outcomes has b ...
Period: 2017-08-31 to 2017-11-30 Countries: Tanzania Lead institutions: Aarhus University (AU), Denmark Aarhus University (AU), Faculty of Arts, Denmark Grant recipient: Katja Brama Project code: A31728 Total grant: 18,656 DKK
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Building Stronger Universities II – GU

Research project Objective: The overall purpose of the collaborative programme is to support Gulu University in its efforts to strengthen research capacityat PhD level and research-based education,with a special emphasis on research ‘for community transformat ...
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African Perspectives on Migration and Migration Management

Master thesis Abstract: Migration has been referred to as the greatest global challenge of the 21st century. Yet, despite the transnational nature of contemporary international migration, the perspectives of northern migrant-receiving countries have overwhel ...
Period: 2016-03-21 to 2016-05-11 Countries: Ethiopia Lead institutions: Aarhus University (AU), Denmark Aarhus University (AU), Faculty of Arts, Denmark Grant recipient: Maja Pedersen Project code: A29546 Total grant: 16,000 DKK
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What heritage does for conservation: Addressing nature conservation in Kibale National Park from a sustainable heritage management perspective

Master thesis Abstract: Nature conservation and biodiversity has been a part of the heritage scene since the first national parks were created. National parks are constructs that promotes and protects national heritage around the world, and this construct ha ...
Period: 2016-03-4 to 2016-05-5 Countries: Uganda Lead institutions: Aarhus University (AU), Denmark Aarhus University (AU), Faculty of Arts, Denmark Aarhus University (AU), Faculty of Arts, Department of Culture and Society, Denmark Grant recipient: Iben Dragsbæk Hansen Project code: A29545 Total grant: 8,100 DKK
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