University of Copenhagen (UCPH), Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science

Militarization, sustainable growth and peace in Uganda

Project summary This project on militarisation, sustainable growth and peace in Uganda will examine the concept of militarisation in Uganda and its implications for Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) No. 16 on peace, justice and strong instituti ...

Addressing Maritime Insecurity (AMARIS)

High levels of maritime insecurity significantly affect a country’s prospects for trade, sustainable development, environmental protection, as well as the welfare of coastal populations. Piracy, for instance, threatens the transport industry and unde ...

Media impact on popular perception of democracy in rural Ghana: Does Radio Matter?

Abstract:
Ghana is known as a consolidated liberal democracy. However, liberal democratic perceptions in the population might not be as widespread and how does radio impact these perceptions amongst the people living in rural areas of Ghan ...

Broken Promises and Brutal realities: implementation of the 1997 Chittagong Hill Tracts Accord in Bangladesh

Abstract: Negotiated peace settlements terminating a civil war are different from the interstate wars, as one of the counterparts; usually the rebels have to disarm and cease to exist. It thereby creates a possibility for the government to take ...

The tax exemptions of aid agencies and the institutional capacity of Tanzania Revenue Authority

Abstract
The thesis is based on a qualitative single-case study in Tanzania. The research data comprises twenty-one semi-structured interviews with governmental aid agencies (donors) and public authorities in Tanzania conducted between Apr ...