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CMI Brief | 2016

Women in Local Government. A Potential Arena for Women’s Substantive Representation

Local government is an important avenue for getting practical experience in participating in politics before moving on to the national arena. Advocates of decentralisation argue that it opens up avenues...
Asiyati Lorraine Chiweza (2016)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Brief vol. 15 no. 13) 4 p.
Journal Article | 2013

Making sense of the Southern African Development Community

SADC has a poor record in advancing peace and security in Southern Africa. Many identify poor policy frameworks and weak technical capacities as the major obstacles. Laurie Nathan goes beyond these easy...
Elling N Tjønneland (2013)
in African Security Review vol. 22 no. 3 pp. 176-182
CMI Working Paper | 2011

Desenvolver as infra-estruturas em Angola: Qual o papel da SADC?

As infra-estruturas continuam a ser um dos focos principais da SADC, nos seus esforços de fazer progredir a cooperação regional na áfrica Austral. O desenvolvimento de infra-estruturas em Angola é também uma...
Elling N. Tjønneland (2011)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2011:3) 27 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2011

Developing Angola's infrastructure: What is SADC's role?

Infrastructure has remained a main focus for SADC in its efforts to advanceregional cooperation in Southern Africa. Development of Angola’s infrastructureis also a key priority for the Angolan government in...
Elling N. Tjønneland (2011)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2011:3) 26 p.
Book Chapter | 2010

A development road show? From Monterrey and Paris to Doha and Accra: Is the Windhoek Declaration improving relations between SADC and its international cooperating partners?

Munetsi Madakufamba and Elling N. Tjønneland (2010)
in Ed. by Charles Harvey: Proceedings of the 2009 FOPRISA annual conference . Gaborone: Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis .pp 173-191 (FOPRISA report, 8).
Book Chapter | 2009

SADC restructuring, prioritisation and donors, 2006-2008

Elling N. Tjønneland (2009)
in Ed. by Jonathan Mayuyuka Kaunda and Farai Zizhou: Furthering Southern African integration. Proceedings of the 2008 FOPRISA Annual Conference.(FOPRISA report no.7) Gaborone: Lightbooks , pp. 19-32
Book Chapter | 2009

Does aid for trade to SADC countries facilitate poverty reduction?

Given that the motivation for aid is poverty reduction, I argue that Aid for Trade (AfT) measures need to demonstrate that they are effective and have a potential impact on...
Arne Wiig (2009)
Ed. by Jonathan Mayuyuka Kaunda and Farai Zizhou: Furthering Southern African integration: Proceedings of the 2008 FOPRISA Annual Conference. FOPRISA report no. 7 Gaborone: Lightbooks, pp. 197-216
Book Chapter | 2009

Chinese investment in SADC: a global perspective

Ivar Kolstad and Arne Wiig (2009)
in Jonathan Mayuyuka Kaunda and Farai Zizhou: Furthering Southern African integration: Proceedings of the 2008 FOPRISA annual conference.( FOPRISA report no. 7). Gaborone: Lightbooks pp. 185-196
CMI Working Paper | 2009

Aid for trade: A misdirected initiative?

Given that the motivation for aid is poverty reduction, I argue that Aid for Trade (AfT) measures need to demonstrate that they are effective and have a potential impact on...
Arne Wiig (2009)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2009: 4) 23 p.
CMI Report | 2009

Promoting defence management and security sector reform in Southern Africa. An assessment of SADSEM's achievements, impacts and future challenges

SADSEM – the Southern African Defence and Security Management Network – was launched in 2000 as an attempt to enhance democratic governance and the effectiveness of defence and security functions...
Elling N. Tjønneland, Chris Albertyn, Garth le Pere, Kari Heggstad and Brendan Vickers (2009)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2009: 8) 82 p.
Book Chapter | 2008

The Regional Indicative Strategic Development Plan: Problem and Prospects

Garth le Pere; Elling N. Tjønneland (2008)
in Revisiting Regionalism in Southern Africa. Proceedings of the Fourth Southern African Forum on Trade (SAFT), Pretoria, South Africa, 3-4 September 2007. Midrand, Windhoek: Institute for Global Dialogue, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung pp. 101-116
Book Chapter | 2008

Will intra-regional trade liberalisation within SADC reduce poverty? The case of Malawi

Arne Wiig and Tebogo B. Seleka (2008)
in Gavin Cawthra and Jonathan Mayuyuka Kaunda (Eds.): Towards political and economic integration in Southern Africa. Proceedings of the 2007 FOPRISA annual conference. Gaborone: Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis vol. 6 pp. 203-228
Book Chapter | 2008

Export performance and trade facilitation in SADC

Line Tøndel Seim (2008)
in Gavin Cawthra and Jonathan Mayuyuka Kaunda (Eds.): Towards political and econommic integration in Southern Africa. Proceedings of the 2007 FOPRISA annual conference. Gaborone: Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis vol. 6 pp. 175-202
Report in External Series | 2008

From Aid Effectiveness to Poverty Reduction. Is Foreign Donor Support to SADC Improving?

Elling N. Tjønneland (2008)
Gaborone: Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis (FOPRISA - Research for Regional Integration and Development Report no. 4) 45 p.
Book Chapter | 2007

Macro-Economic Convergence Policy in the Southern African Development Community: Prospects and Challenges

In the last two decades, the subject of regional integration has featured prominently in the agenda of (and policy research on) most developing countries.  The Southern African Development Community (SADC)...
Josaphat Kweka, Dennis Rweyemamu, Eliab Luvanda, Jan Isaksen and Samuel Wangwe (2007)
in Jonathan Mayuyuka Kaunda (Ed.): Proceedings of the 2006 FOPRISA Annual Conference. Gaborone: Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis pp. 235-272
Book Chapter | 2007

Trade liberalization and Poverty: Challenges for Southern African Development Community

The impact of trade liberalization on poverty levels in developing countries is reviewed in this paper.  Trade might influence poverty, or household welfare, indirectly through its impact on economic growth...
Line Tøndel Seim and Arne Wiig (2007)
in Jonathan Mayuyuka Kaunda (Ed.): Proceedings of the 2006 FOPRISA Annual Conference. Gaborone: Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis pp. 167-193
Journal Article | 2007

SADC Parliamentary Forum - From the Outside Looking in

Elling N. Tjønneland (2007)
in Global Dialogue vol. 12 no. 1 pp. 17-18, 37-38
Report in External Series | 2006

SADC and Donors - Ideals and Practices. From Gaborone to Paris and Back

This report identifies challenges facing SADC and the foreign donor agencies and makes a number of proposals. This includes better mechanisms for consultations and dialogue, improved harmonisation of external support...
Elling N. Tjønneland (2006)
Gaborone: Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis (FOPRISA Research for Regional Integration and Development Report no. 1) 36 p.
Commissioned Report | 2006

SADC Parliamentary Forum. A Review and Appraisal

This report is a review of the Norwegian support to the SADC Parliamentary Forum and an appraisal of the new project document and application for continued Norwegian funding
Elling Tjønneland with Ruth Meena (2006)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute
Commissioned Report | 2005

WTO/GATS and Economic Development: Key to "the New Economy"

The major objective of the Programme WTO/GATS and Economic Development: Key to "the new economy" is to produce new theoretical and empirical insights on how changes in technology and liberalisation...
Arne Wiig (2005)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute 18 p.