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U4 Issue | 2013
Maximising the efficiency and impact of Supreme Audit Institutions through engagement with other stakeholders
The effectiveness of Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) is not determined solely by resources and capacity levels. A range of other factors is of equal importance, including the accessibility and communication of audit...
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (U4 Issue 2013:9) 37 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.