Maputo has been depicted as a ‘divided city’. How do the people living there imagine and engage with the city’s different urban spaces? A CMI research project, culminating in the film 'Maputo emergente. Visualising an African divided city' to be made by the Mozambican film-company ANIMA, explores this issue.
Law is increasingly center stage for political battles. Across the globe, people are going to court to claim their right to health or education, to fight for their right to engage in sex work or same-sex relationships - while others mobilize courts and legislatures to criminalize prostitution or homosexual practice.
Our dear colleague Ole David Koht Norbye passed away Sunday 7 December. He was 95 years old.
CMi's U4 research shows existing safeguards are insufficient to mitigate corruption in REDD+
Military trials for civilians and a politicized judiciary hinders Egypt on its path to democracy and a socially just society.
CMI Field notes
Maria Celina D'Araujo (2014) Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Insight no. 8) 4 p.
Heather McRobie, (2014) Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Insight no. 7) 4 p.
Bård Kårtveit and Maria Gabrielsen Jumbert (2014) Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2014:5) 32 p.
Elin Skaar with Camila Gianella Malca (2014) Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2014:6) 36 p.
Kendra Dupuy (2014) in The Extractive Industries and Society
22-23 April 2015 CMI and the University of Bergen arranges a workshop to network for potential joint future research. Key note speaker will be Professor Mark Bovens, University of Utrecht.Read more
Angola - analysis of economic and political developments. Research co-operation with CEIC, Angola.
Bangladesh - good governance and inclusive growth. Research co-operation with CPD, Bangladesh.
Sudan - ARUSS: Assisting regional universities in Sudan and South Sudan
Voice of China - The Voice of China in Africa - Media and soft power.