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CMI Working Paper | 1997

Can national identity be built on local democracy?

In Ethiopia, with 85% of the population in agriculture, most of them illiterate, democratisation has to work against adverse experience: Peasants can refer back to democratic traditions on local level....
Siegfried Pausewang (1997)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1997:8)
CMI Working Paper | 1997

A review of game theoretic models of fishing

Game theory is a formal tool for analysing strategic interaction between a finite number of agents. The fact that usually more than one entity or agent has propert rights to...
Ussif Rashid Sumaila (1997)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1997:9) 19 p.
CMI Report | 1997

NGOs in conflict- an evaluation of International Alert

This evaluation of International Alert (IA) - an international NGO based in London, working to prevent and resolve conflict in developing countries and parts of the former Soviet Union -...
Gunnar M. Sørbø, Joanna Macrae and Lennart Wohlgemuth (1997)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1997:6) 258 p.
Journal Article | 1996

Hard methodes for soft policies: environmental and social cost-benefit analysis

Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås and Ussif Rashid Sumaila (1996)
in Forum for Development Studies no. 1
CMI Working Paper | 1995

Hard methods for soft policies. Environmental and social cost-benefit analysis

The quest for sustainability has put the conventional Cost-Benefit Analysis (CBA) technique under fierce attack. Much of the critique is, however, misplaced or based on misunderstandings. Alternative methodologies for project...
Arild Angelsen and Ussif Rashid Sumaila (1995)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1995:1)
Book Chapter | 1995

Responses to human right criticism: Kenya-Norway and Indonesia-the Netherlands

This is a comparative study of responses to active human rights criticism by two donor countries, Norway and the Netherlands vis-á-vis Kenya and Indonesia, respectively. Six factors are considered: (a)...
Peter Baehr, Hilde Selbervik and Arne Tostensen (1995)
in Peter Baehr, Hilde Hey, Jacqueline Smith and Theresa Swinehart (eds.): Human rights in developing countries. Yearbook 1995. The Hague/Oslo: Kluwer Law International/Nordic Human Rights Publications pp. 55-87
CMI Report | 1994

Of laagers, lepers and leanness

South Africa's return to the international community is fraught with ambiguities and contradictions. The gap between hopes and outcomes, between popular expectations and policy choices, may become wide. Questions concerned...
Peter Vale (1994)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1994:4) 45 p.
CMI Working Paper | 1993

Hvorfor har militæret fortsatt makten i Burma?

This paper seeks to explain why the military has remained in power in Burma after the country-wide uprising for democracy in 1988. It is argued that a theoretical approach has...
Andreas Danevad (1993)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1993:2) 27 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1992

"Kvinner i utvikling" i Gambia. Nye kjønnsrelasjoner med hjelp fra Verdensbanken?

The paper discussed whether it is likely that the agricultural and the health component in a large, recently started Women in development project in the Gambia will be able to...
Heidi Skramstad (1992)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper D 1992: 2) 25 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1990

Working Group on Information and Documentation Session at the 6th EADI General Conference, Oslo 27-30 June 1990

Report and papers from a six hours session by the EADI Working Group on Information and Documentation in Oslo, June 1990. A variety of topics were covered: Documentation in Namibia,...
EADI European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes, Working Group on Information and Documentation (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper D 1990: 7) 93 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1990

Moving with tradition: The politics of marriage amongst the Toka of Zambia

"Tradition" has neither been static or blissful, nor are colonial powers to be blamed entirely for its "decline". The historical analyses of the marriage "traditions" of the Toka from the...
Gisela Geisler (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper D 1990: 14) 24 p.
CMI Report | 1985

Rural Development and the Role of Power Relations: A Case Study on Flood-Plain Agriculture in Northwestern Botswana

Inge Tvedten (1985)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Publications R 195)
DERAP Working Paper | 1979

Local power structure and the mobilisation of vote: A study of the Bangladesh election 1979

Rounaq Jahan (1979)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper A 155) 110 p.