Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) Chr. Michelsen institute is a development research institute. We address issues that shape global development. Country evaluation brief: Palestine Country evaluation brief: Malawi Country evaluation brief: Somalia Demanding Justice and Security: Indigenous Women and Legal Pluralities in Latin America The global participation backlash: Implications for natural resource initiatives Trading in corruption: Evidence and mitigation measures for corruption in the trading of oil and minerals Gender parity in Senegal – A continuing struggle The Pitfalls of Protection. Gender, Violence and Power in Afghanistan It Takes a Female Chief: Gender and Effective Policy Advocacy in Malawi Weak law forbidding female genital mutilation in Red Sea State, Sudan Perpetual Hardships: Female Poverty in Rural Malanje, Angola Ethiopia can convert its youth bulge from a political problem into an opportunity