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Report in External Series | 2016
A transparent and accountable judiciary to deliver justice for all » U4 Corruption is hampering the delivery of justice globally. People perceive the judiciary as the second most corrupt public service,...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute
Newspaper Op-Ed | 2013
Ingen viktige fredsavtaler er inngått i verden de siste åtte årene. For ti år siden, samme år som Irak ble invadert og Saddam Husseins regime styrtet, var Norge dypt engasjert i fredsprosessene...
U4 Practice Insight | 2011
In this Practice Insight, the author discusses post-war corruption challenges based on the reconstruction effort and return of refugees in Bosnia and Herzegovina. It describes the dilemmas implementing NGOs were...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (U4 Practice Insight no. 2011: 3) 7 p.
Journal Article | 2010
"They have achieved a lot because we have paid them a lot": NGOs and the international community in the West Balkans. Perceptions of each other
Strengthening civil society has had a prominent place in the international community's strategy for the West Balkans. Rather than creating an independent and sustainable NGO sector, however, it has made...
in Global Society vol. 24 no. 2 pp. 171-199
Report in External Series | 2009
Shady traffic: Part three: Review of the portefolio supported by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on combating trafficking in human beings
As a response to the growing international and national focus on combating human trafficking, Norway developed its first action plan on trafficking for the period 2003-2005, succeeded by another one...
Oslo: Norad (Norad report no. 2c/2009) 58 p.
Journal Article | 2008
Suspiciously Supportive or Suspiciously Obstructive? The Relationship Between Local Government and NGOs in Bosnia & Herzegovina, Serbia, and Macedonia
Relations between local government and NGOs in post-communist states are often described in negative terms. Findings from 70 in-depth interviews with local government officials and 18 focus groups with NGO...
in International Journal of Public Administration vol. 31 no. 8 pp. 911-952
CMI Report | 2008
The review considered whether NDN activities have contributed to improved ethnic relations and to sustainable peace and reconciliation in the Western Balkans by promoting inter-ethnic dialogue. The review found that...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2008: 16) 66 p.
Journal Article | 2006
in International Journal on Minority and Group Rights vol. 13 no. 2 pp. 263-284
Edited Book | 2005
The past two decades have witnessed the end of several civil wars and authoritarian regimes. In a period shaped by the ideal of democratisation, in which more countries are emerging...
Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books 318 p.
Commissioned Report | 2005
Corruption in Bosnia and Herzegovina - 2005: Options for Swedish Development Cooperation 2006-2010. Final Full Version.
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute 70 p.
CMI Report | 2005
In Bosnia and Herzegovina, we find that corruption exists in all its facets - bribery, nepotism, embezzlement, diversion of public funds, tax fraud, illegal rent seeking, kick-back schemes etc. The...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2005: 8)
Report in External Series | 2005
Afghanistan was a troubled country in 2001. Not only is Afghanistan one of the poorest countries in the world, but protracted armed conflict since 1978 had forced 6 million out...
Copenhagen: Danida, Foreign Ministry (Danida Evaluation Series no. 2005:05) 214 p.
Book Chapter | 2005
in Elin Skaar, Siri Gloppen and Astri Suhrke, eds.: Roads to Reconciliation. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books pp. 187-199
Book Chapter | 2004
This article looks at co-ordination within humanitarian mine action (HMA), and co-ordination between HMA and other humanitarian and development initiatives. The discussion focuses specifically on the role of UN-led Mine...
in Kristian Berg Harpviken (ed.): The future of humanitarian mine action. Houndsmills, NH/ N.Y.: Palgrave Macmillan pp. 79-95
CMI Conference Report | 2003
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (Papers presented at the conference Roads to Reconciliation) 12 p.
Journal Article | 2003
This article looks at co-ordination within humanitarian mine action (hma), and co-ordination between hma and other humanitarian and development initiatives. The discussion focuses specifically on the role of UN-led Mine...
in Third World Quarterly vol. 24 no. 5 pp. 855-871
Book Chapter | 2002
in Carol R. Ember et al. (eds.): Encyclopedia of World Cultures Supplement. New York: Macmillan
Book Chapter | 2002
(California series in public anthropology 3)
in Alex Laban Hinton (ed.): Annihilating difference: The anthropology of genocide. Berkeley: University of California Press pp. 194-225
Book Chapter | 2002
in Maya Shatzmiller (ed.): Islam and Bosnia: Conflict resolution and foreign policy in multi-ethnic states. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University