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Journal Article | 2002

Small-scale fisheries, population dynamics and resource use in Africa: The case of Moree, Ghana

The relationships between population dynamics and fishery resources are more complex than the concept of Malthusian overfishing implies. Reasons include changing biophysical characteristics of the upwelling system along the coast...
Catherine M. Marquette and Ragnhild Overå (2002)
in Ambio vol. 31 no. 4 pp. 324-336
Journal Article | 2002

Business associations and growth coalitions in Sub-Saharan Africa

Lise Rakner, Deborah Bräutigam and Scott Taylor (2002)
in The Journal of Modern African Studies vol. 40 no. 4 pp. 519-547
Journal Article | 2002

Conflict of Interests or Interests in Conflict? Diamonds & War in the DRC

The article explores how the exploitation of mineral resources such as diamonds contributed to prolonging the armed conflict that broke out in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 1998. It...
Ingrid Samset (2002)
in Review of African Political Economy vol. 29 no. 93/94 pp. 463-480
Journal Article | 2002

Political parties and democratic consolidation in Africa

Lars Svåsand and Vicky Randall (2002)
in Democratization vol. 9 no. 3 pp. 30-52
Journal Article | 2002

If You Don't Fish You are not a Caprivian: Freshwater Fisheries in Caprivi, Namibia

Inge Tvedten (2002)
in The Journal of Southern African Studies vol. 28 no. 1 pp. 421-441
CMI Working Paper | 2002

Fighting fiscal corruption: The case of the Tanzania Revenue Authority

Over the last decade several African countries have undertaken comprehensive reforms of their tax administrations, with the aims of increasing revenue and curbing corruption. This paper examines recent experiences in...
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad (2002)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2002:3) 15 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2002

Updating the Input Output based Macmod functions

The present paper reports on a statistical effort undertaken for the Macmod project. It reports on the revision and updating of the Tanzanian Input-Output table for 1992. These IO activities...
Per Granberg (2002)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2002:1) 38 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2002

An analysis of Tanzania's 1998 imports. A sector of origin and end use analysis of Tanzania's goods imports, undertaken for the Macmod model

This paper reports on an analysis made of Tanzania's 1998 imports, undertaken as part of the Macmod project. The analysis entails the classification of imported goods according to their sector...
Per Granberg (2002)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2002:2) 25 p.
CMI Working Paper | 2002

Energy cooperation in Southern Africa: What role for Norway?

This Working Paper contains a full report from a Seminar on Regional Energy Co-operation, Luanda, 12-14 February 2002. Norwegian involvement in the energy sector in Southern Africa is considerable. Energy...
Jan Isaksen (2002)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2002:4) 66 p.
CMI Report | 2002

Ethnic federalism in a dominant party state: The Ethiopian experience 1991-2000

Since 1991, when the Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front came to power, two parallel political processes have taken place in Ethiopia. Firstly, the country is restructuring into a federal system,...
Lovise Aalen (2002)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2002:2) 135 p.
CMI Report | 2002

Socio-economic effects of HIV/AIDS in African countries

This desk study was commissioned by NORAD to review recent literature on socio-economic consequences of the HIV/AIDS pandemic in sub-Saharan Africa with focus on Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia....
Jan Isaksen, Nils Gunnar Songstad and Arild Spissøy (2002)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2002:10) 89 p.
CMI Report | 2002

Restructuring SADC - progress and problems

This study was commissioned by the Norwegian Agency for Development Co-operation (NORAD). It is a follow up to "Assessing the Restructuring of SADC - Positions, Policies and Progress. Chr Michelsen...
Jan Isaksen (2002)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2002:15) 83 p.
CMI Report | 2002

Best practice in capacity building in public finance management in Africa. Experiences of Norad and Sida

This study was contracted by Sida and NORAD for the purpose of summarising experiences in capacity building for Public Finance Management (PFM) in Africa. In particular, the two organisations' attempts...
Jan Isaksen and Göran Andersson (2002)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2002:16) 53 p.
CMI Report | 2002

Governance for sustainability? Balancing social and environmental concerns in Harare

The paper examines urban governance in the framework of sustainable urban development. It agrees with most analyses that sustainable settlements embrace social, ecological and economic dimensions. The discussion stresses that...
Amin Y. Kamete (2002)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2002:12)
CMI Report | 2002

Funding political parties in emerging African democracies: What role for Norway?

This report addresses the problem of foreign funding of political parties in newly democratised African states. The report identifies some problems associated with the development of political parties in Africa...
Harald W. Mathisen and Lars Svåsand (2002)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2002:6)
CMI Report | 2002

Multiparty elections in Africa's new democracies

Why has the electoral process in the newly democratised African states had such limited impacts? How can the continued one-party dominance on the continent be explained despite the reintroduction of...
Lise Rakner and Lars Svåsand (2002)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2002:7) 34 p.
CMI Report | 2002

Angola 2001/2002. Key Development Issues and Aid in a Context of Peace

This is the third report on Angola under the Country Advisor Agreement between the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) and Chr. Michelsen Institute. The report consists of a part...
Inge Tvedten, with contributions by M. Adauta, A. Cain, T. Hodges, S. Kibble, F. Pacheco (2002)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2002:8)
CMI Report | 2001

Assessing the restructuring of SADC - positions, policies and progress

This study was commissioned by Norad. The Report provides an assessment of the institutional restructuring of SADC and an input to the planning of future Norwegian assistance to regional co-operation...
Jan Isaksen and Elling N. Tjønneland (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2001:6) 65 p.
CMI Report | 2001

From Global Village to Urban Globe. Urbanisation and Poverty in Africa: Implications for Norwegian Aid Policy

Some 52 per cent of Africa's population are expected to live in towns and cities by 2025. There is generally an unequivocal correlation between urbanisation and economic development and growth,...
Arne Tostensen, Inge Tvedten and Amin Y. Kamete (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2001:2) 99 p.
CMI Report | 2001

Angola 2000/2001. Key Development Issues and the Role of NGOs

This is the second report on Angola under the Country Advisor Agreement between the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) and Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) and Nordic Consulting Group (NCG)....
Inge Tvedten (2001)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2001:1) 60 p.