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Commissioned Report | 2001

Supporting East African integration: Assessing the potential for Norwegian support to the East African Community

This report, commissioned by NORAD, explores ways and means of providing Norwegian aid to the resuscitated East African Community, including a review of potential sectors for intervention. (Commissioned report: Limited...
Arne Tostensen (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute 37 p.
CMI Report | 2000

The institutionalisation of the Tanzanian opposition parties: How stable are they?

In 1992, legislation formally ended the nearly 30 year domination of the one-party state in Tanzania, part of a democratisation wave that appeared to sweep through Africa in the late...
Richard L. Whitehead (2000)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2000:3) 24 p.
CMI Report | 1999

Making South-North organisational cooperation an effective instrument for institution building

The Bergen Seminar on Development 1999 focused on aid-funded institutional partnerships and twinning, and the extent that these are effective mechanisms for promoting organisational change and institution building. Institutional cooperation,...
Arve Ofstad (ed.) (1999)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1999:6) 80 p.
CMI Report | 1999

Social Relations of Poverty: A Case-Study from Owambo, Namibia

Evidence from a number of quantitative studies on poverty in Namibia suggests that poverty is widespread, albeit unevenly distributed. The relatively high GDP per capita conceals wide income differentials by...
Inge Tvedten and Selma Nangulah (1999)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1999:5) 59 p.
Journal Article | 1999

Conservation and controversy in the Karakoram: Khunjerab National Park, Pakistan

This paper discusses recent conservation efforts in Northern Pakistan and the relevance of national parks as legal instruments in nature and wildlife conservation. Employing an extensive case-study approach the paper...
Are Knudsen (1999)
in Journal of Political Ecology vol. 6
CMI Working Paper | 1998

Korrupsjon

Corruption is an ancient phenomenon, which has attracted increasing attention in recent years. This does not least reflect the growing awareness of the magnitude of the phenomenon. The primary concern...
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad (1998)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1998:8)
CMI Working Paper | 1997

The evolution of private property rights in traditional agriculture: Theories and a study from Indonesia

The starting point of this paper is a universally observed tendency of common property to be replaced by private property in traditional agriculture. The paper seeks to explore the forces...
Arild Angelsen (1997)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1997:6) 40 p.
CMI Working Paper | 1997

Mountain protected areas in Northern Pakistan: The case of Khunjerab National Park

This paper discusses recent conversation efforts in Northern Pakistan and the relevance of national parks as legal instruments in nature and wildlife conservation. Employing an extensive case study approach the...
Are Knudsen (1997)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1997:17)
CMI Report | 1997

Social action and microcredit funds in the Malawi: A pilot study

This study forms part of the output of a consultancy on Social Development Funds in Zimbabwe and Malawi commissioned from Chr. Michelsen Institute by the African Development Bank. It describes,...
Richard Moorsom and BMG Ltd. (1997)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1997:8) 80 p.
CMI Report | 1997

Evaluation of the social development fund in Zimbabwe: A pilot study

This study, which was commissioned from Chr. Michelsen Institute, Bergen, by the African Development Bank (ADB), contains the findings and recommendations of an evaluation of the Social Development Fund (SDF)...
Richard Moorsom, Joe Matanga and Lloyd Sachikonye (1997)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1997:9) 100 p.
Book Chapter | 1997

Development interventions and pastoral dynamics in Southern Ethiopia

Johan Helland (1997)
in R. Hogg (ed.): Pastoralists, ethnicity and the state in Ethiopia. London: Haan
CMI Report | 1996

Mobilising resources for regional integration in Southern Africa. Towards a SADC capacity-building fund

Two fundamental problems have been figuring on the agenda of SADC since 1990: donor dependency and institutional structure. While not divorcing the broader issue of institutional structure from that of...
Steven Georgala and Arne Tostensen (1996)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1996:5) 55 p.
CMI Report | 1996

Angola og norsk bistand

Angola is currently passing through a political, economic and social crisis deeper than in most other African countries. The MPLA government and the former rebel movement UNITA signed a peace...
Inge Tvedten (1996)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1996:2) 98 p.
CMI Report | 1995

Judiciary and good governance in contemporary Tanzania. Problems and prospects

The World Bank identified judiciary among institutions which ran down during centralized governance. The Bank also expressed the need for and willingness to take part in rebuilding these institutions so...
Sufian Hermed Bukurura (1995)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1995:3) 70 p.
CMI Report | 1993

Development theory: Recent trends. Proceedings of the NFU Annual Conference 1992

Arve Ofstad and Arne Wiig (eds.) (1993)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 1993:6) 286 p.
Edited Book | 1992

Alltid fattig? Perspektiver på den tredje verdens fattigdom

Along with the ecological crisis and the threat of nuclear weapons, poverty is today's primary moral and political challenge. The response of the rich world is intermittent humanitarian action and...
Svein Gjerdåker and Arne Tostensen (eds.) (1992)
Bergen/ Oslo: CMI/ Cappelen 228 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1991

Towards a "development contract". A new model for international agreements with African countries?

In this paper it is suggested that the present modalities for North-South cooperation, and especially the current structural adjustment programmes being unilaterally imposed on developing countries in Africa and elsewhere,...
Arve Ofstad, Arne Tostensen and Tom Vraalsen (1991)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (DERAP Working Paper D 1991: 6) 13 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1990

Norwegian aid and the environment in Mozabique. The issues

This paper identifies the major environmental issues in Mozambique under the present conditions of war and economic crisis, which differ considerably from most African countries. Secondly, it specifies those sectors...
I Cherrette, J. Kirkby, O. Marleyn, B. Munslow and P. O'Keefe (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report D 1990:16) 82 p.