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Journal Article | 2006

"A second Liberation": Lobbying for Women's Political Representation in Zambia, Botswana and Namibia

The article looks at the efforts of women's movements in southern Africa to claim a stake in formal politics as an avenue to pursue their specific demands. After decades of...
Gisela Geisler (2006)
in Journal of Southern African Studies vol. 32 no. 1 March pp. 69-84
CMI Working Paper | 2005

The Accountability Function of Parliament in New Democracies: Tanzanian Perspectives

The role of parliaments in holding the executive accountable is a neglected topic in the study of the democratization process in sub-Saharan Africa. In particular there is a lack of...
Vibeke Wang (2005)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 2005: 2) 20 p.
CMI Report | 2005

Fast-tracking East African Integration. Assessing the Feasibility of a Political Federation by 2010

This report assesses the feasibility of the time schedule proposed by the so-called fast-track committee towards the establishment of an East African political federation by 2010. The long history of...
Thomas Nzioki Kibua and Arne Tostensen (2005)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Report R 2005: 14) 36 p.
Report in External Series | 2004

Citizens' access to information on local government finances.

Citizens' access and right to information on local government budgets and accounts is often considered a necessary condition for good governance. Without basic information on public revenues and expenditures people...
Odd-Helge Fjeldstad (2004)
Dar es Salaam: REPOA (Formative process research on the local government reform in Tanzania.. Project Brief no. 7) 3 p.
Commissioned Report | 2004

The budget as theatre - the formal and informal institutional makins of the budget process in Malawi. Final report

What can explain the apparent lack of political will to formulate, implement and monitor the budget process and public financial management in accordance with the overall goals of the Malawi...
Lise Rakner, Luke Mukubvu, Naomi Ngwira, Kimberly Smiddy and Aaron Schneider (2004)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute 54 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 Working Paper | 1996

Deforestation and entrpeneurship in the North West Frontier Province, Pakistan

Deforestation is a global environment concern, but the underlying processes vary across regions and countries. In Pakistan the threat to forests and biodiversity does not come primarily from local farmers,...
Are Knudsen (1996)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper WP 1996:11) 16 p.
DERAP Working Paper | 1990

Issues in the development of statistical services in Namibia

The paper contributes towards an assessment of the statistical context in which the Namibia Socio-Economic Database might be employed in Namibia. It discusses from a comparative perspective issues likely to...
Graham Eele and Robert Greener (1990)
Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI Working Paper D 1990: 4)