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Book Chapter | Jan 2007
Nurturance and the Spectre of Negligence: Sasak Ways of Dealing with the Dead. Kari Telle Kinship a
Report in External Series | Sep 2012
Two different and basically conflicting visions of Afghanistan’s post-transition future were discernible by mid-2012. In one, Afghanistan’s ...
Event | 13 Nov 2014
Women''s rights and obligations within marriage are one of the key components of family law and is a highly sensitive political area of intervention across the globe both historically and presently. Despite massive pressures from feminist movements across the world, family law has been surprisingly stubborn to change. This workshop examines the relationship between family law reform and political transitions.
Event | 4 Sep 2008
How do societies deal with gross human rights violations after the end of violent conflict? This symposium critically examines the justice and reconciliation processes by comparing the Norwegian post-World War II experience to more recent cases from Latin America, Africa and Asia.
Aid Effectiveness to Infrastructure: A Comparative Study of East Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa . Framework Paper
Report in External Series | Aug 2008
Aid Effectiveness to Infrastructure: A Comparative Study of East Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa . Fr
Development aid, Aid effectiveness, Japan
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1991
This paper focuses on ideology, gender and caste in Tamilnadu, South India. First the epistemological grounding of a critical feminist theory of ideology ...
CMI Report | Jan 2002
This report analyses the growth of political Islam in South Asia (Pakistan, Afghanistan and India's Jammu and Kashmir Province). In Pakistan the failure ...
Asia: Afghanistan, India, Pakistan
Event | 8 May 2014
Robert Lensink (Groningen) and Carol Newman (Dublin) are visiting CMI for the spring Bergen seminar in development economics. There will be papers on son-preference in South-Asia, technology transfers and foreign investments in Vietnam, the role of IMF for foreign aid flows, and on financial literacy in rural Rwanda.
Journal Article | Jul 2016
Seeking to expand the domain of the political beyond normative understandings of the state, the articles in this special edition examine the performative ...
Performance, governance, religion, militia, Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Thailand, Myanmar, Southeast Asia
Edited Book | Jan 2008
This book offers fresh perspectives on the current aid effectiveness and aid relationship debates by focusing on the issue of ownership. The book ...
Development aid, Aid effectiveness, Viet Nam, Laos, Sri Lanka, Mongolia, Nepal, China, Thailand, Japan, Nordic countries
Project | Aug - Dec 2003
A study of human rights commissions in Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines
Asia: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines
Bibliography on Norwegian development research 1980-1989. A compilation of Norwegian research on Africa, Asia, Latin- America, Oceania and north-south relations.
Edited Book | Jan 1991
(Published in cooperation with Norwegian Association for Development Research; Centre for Development Studies, University of Bergen and Chr. Michelsen ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2019
The South China Sea (SCS) is a bitterly contested maritime battleground for state sovereignty, oil and gas and, perhaps above all, for the marine resources ...
News | 15 Oct 2013
Every year, millions of children die before reaching the age of five. 85 percent of child-mother fatalities happen in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. The new Centre for Intervention Science in Maternal and Child Health (CISMAC) focus their efforts here.
Journal Article | Jan 1980
Nuptiality in Bangladesh Armindo Miranda The Journal of Social Studies Asia: Bangladesh armindo mi
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1991
This working paper is an analytical review of four recent studies on "women and the state" or the gendered state. Three of these books include studies ...
Women, Gender relations, State, Africa, Asia, Europe
DERAP Publication | Jan 1982
The demography of Bangaldesh: Data and issues Armindo Miranda DERAP Publication Asia: Bangladesh a
Journal Article | Jan 1979
Politics of food and famine in Bangladesh Rehman Sobhan Economic and Political Weekly Asia: Bangla
DERAP Publication | Jan 1987
Infrastructure development and the rural poor in Bangladesh Haakon Lein DERAP Publication Asia: Ba
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1983
The state and the peasantry: The Bangladesh Case Atiur Rahman DERAP Working Paper Asia: Bangladesh