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Journal Article | 2018

The Great Escape? Converging Refugee Crises in Tyre, Lebanon

This article analyses the convergence of two refugee crises, Palestine (1948-present) and Syria (2012-present), having brought old and new refugees into close, and increasingly, conflictual contact. While the former settled...
Are John Knudsen (2018)
in Refugee Survey Quarterly vol. 37 no. 1 pp. 96-115
Book Chapter | 2017

The Impact of elections: The case of Uganda

The comparative democratization literature is divided on the effects of multiparty elections in non - democratic regimes. Early analyses assumed that elections would lead to democracy, yet more recent studies...
Svein-Erik Helle, Lise Rakner (2017)
in Johannes Gerschewski, Christoph H. Stefes: Crisis in Autocratic Regimes. Lynne Rienner Publishers pp. 111-134
Report in External Series | 2017

Country Evaluation Brief: Palestine

The Occupied Palestinian Territories is one of the world’s most aid-dependent countries. Despite overall levels of aid falling since 2009, the Territories remain one of the world’s largest per capita...
Are John Knudsen, Alaa Tartir (2017)
Country Evaluation Brief, Palestine
CMI Brief | 2016

Marginalização e Pobreza em Malanje Rural, Angola

Angola rural passou por décadas de provações com a guerra e a marginalização económica – culminando com a actual crise económica. Este resumo diz respeito a dez comunidades rurais na...
Inge Tvedten, Gilson Lázaro (2016)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Brief vol. 15 no. 18) 4 p.
CMI Brief | 2016

Marginalisation and Poverty in Rural Malanje, Angola

Rural Angola has gone through decades of hardships with war and economic marginalisation – culminating with the current economic crisis. This brief is about ten rural communities in the province...
Inge Tvedten, Gilson Lázaro (2016)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Brief vol. 15 no. 18) 4 p.
CMI Brief | 2016

Violência contra a mulher no contexto da pobreza urbana em Angola

A violência contra as mulheres é uma prática generalizada em Angola, pouco se sabendo ainda sobre a perceção que as mulheres têm deste fenómeno e como elas se relacionam com...
Iselin Åsedotter Strønen, Margareth Nangacovie (2016)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Brief vol. 15 no. 16) 4 p.
Sudan Working Paper | 2015

Borderland dynamics in the Horn of Africa – Some reflections

This paper is a broad ranging reflection of the general situation of crisis in the Horn of Africa region. Rather than carry out a conventional anthropological analysis in which local...
Leif Manger (2015)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (Sudan Working Paper SWP 2015:1)
Journal Article | 2014

Violence et déplacement: La crise des réfugiés Syriens au Liban

The Syrian revolt has over the past three years escalated into a massive humanitarian crisis with regional implications. The crisis is consistent with (global) panel data surveys demonstrating the robust...
Are John Knudsen (2014)
in Maghreb-Machrek vol. 218 pp. 29-40
Journal Article | 2014

Boredom and Crisis in the Humanitarian Realm

‘Humanitarian boredom’ produces its own perspective on the world, providing a ‘point of entry’ to the observation of humanitarianism in practice. In this paper, while problematizing both a general understanding...
Antonio De Lauri (2014)
in Anthropology Today vol. 30(6)
Journal Article | 2013

Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL): Impartial or Imposed International Justice?

The Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) was set up in 2007, under UN auspices to try those involved in the murder of former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri in 2005. The...
Are John Knudsen, Sari Hanafi (2013)
in Nordic Journal of Human Rights vol. 31 no. 2 pp. 176-200
Edited Book | 2012

Lebanon After the Cedar Revolution

A comprehensive look at contemporary Lebanon and the ongoing attempts by Israel, Syria and Iran to influence its domestic affairs. Lebanon is the prisoner of its geography and its history, a...
Are Knudsen and Michael Kerr (2012)
London: Hurst 323 p.
CMI Report | 2011

Reformas ao processo orçamental e gestão das finanças públicas de Angola a crise foi um sinal de alarme?

Este relatório trata do processo de orçamento de Angola - no seu sentido amplo - no período entre 2008 e 2010. Três conceitos – transparência, responsabilidade e eficiência - são usados...
Søren Kirk Jensen, Francisco Miguel Paulo (2011)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2011:7) 115 p.
U4 Issue | 2011

La corruption et les flux financiers illicites: Les limites et atouts des approches actuelles

Quels liens y a-t-il entre les flux financiers illicites et la corruption ? Comment la lutte contre la circulation de capitaux illégaux peut-elle servir le combat contre la corruption ?Autant...
Quentin Reed, Alessandra Fontana (2011)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (U4 Issue 2011:15) 51 p.
U4 Brief | 2009

Confronting corruption in humanitarian aid: Perspectives and options

Humanitarian crises that call for international assistance almost always take place in countries that either can’t or won’t meet the needs of their population at risk. Vulnerable environments, poverty, and...
Peter Walker, Daniel Maxwell (2009)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (U4 Brief 2009:3) 4 p.
Journal Article | 2005

Life upside down: Women and silent crises in the Middle East

Nefissa Naguib (2005)
in Pakistan Journal of Women's Studies vol. 12 no. 1
Book Chapter | 2005

Life upside down: Women and crises in the Middle East

Nefissa Naguib (2005)
Journal Article | 2004

Between principles and politics: Lessons from Iraq for humanitarian action

Sergio Vieira de Mello's bold mission to Iraq ended in tragedy for him and 22 others. The attack on the UN headquarters in August 2003 that caused these deaths raises...
Astri Suhrke and Douglas Klusmeyer (2004)
in Journal of Refugee Studies vol. 17 no. 3 pp. 273-285
CMI Working Paper | 2000

Pastoralists in the Horn of Africa: The continued threat of famine

This paper discusses the current food security crisis in the pastoral areas of the Horn of Africa. It tries to explain the recurrent famines with reference to some important features...
Johan Helland (2000)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2000:15) 21 p.
CMI Report | 1999

The impact of the financial and economic crisis in Asia on Norway's major development partners. Report submitted for the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

This report first describes the currency, financial and economic crises in Asia and analyses how the crises evolved. The second part analyses how the three types of crises affect selected...
Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås and Stig Tenold (1999)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1999:1) 29 p.
CMI Report | 1997

Kriterier for fordeling av nødhjelpsmidler- en analyse av norske private organisasjoner

The report focuses on criteria for allocation of humanitarian assistance. It analyses major Norwegian NGOs (Norwegian Red Cross, Norwegian People's Aid, Norwegian Church Aid, Norwegian Refugee Council and Save the...
Bente Hybertsen (1997)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1997:10) 150 p.