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Journal Article | Oct 2015
The Chinese entry into the African continent and the subsequent effect on soft power in global relations are of increasing interest to many scholars. ...
Beijing Consensus, , globalization, , imperialism, , neo-colonialism, , partnership of equals, , Washington Consensus, Uganda
Project | Aug - Dec 2014
On September 10 and 11 2014 The Center for Global Media & Communication Studies (CGMC) at the Institute for Journalism and Communication at the Chinese ...
Media, communications, public diplomacy, China, Africa
External review of the project on the study of China's regional national autonomy system (2003-2008)
Report in External Series | Oct 2009
The China Autonomy Programme (CAP) of the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights has aimed to study ways and means for protecting and promoting the interests ...
Governance and democracy, Human rights, Civil society, Culture and sports, China
Human rights as international consensus. The making of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights 1945-1948
CMI Report | Jan 1993
When the United Nations, on 10 December 1948, adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, it was the first time in history that a global organization ...
Human Rights, History, United Nations, The Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Journal Article | Jan 2013
Many Latin American countries are moving towards increased accountability for past human rights violations. There is a growing international consensus ...
accountability, human rights, impunity, transitional justice, Uruguay, Uruguay
Project | Jan 1996 - Jun 1999
A report written in preparation for the World Food Summit in November 1996, an international conference at the level of the Heads of Governments intended ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
In recent years, a consensus appears to have emerged that a variety of problems can be understood in terms of state failure. This paper reviews one aspect ...
Fragile states, Peace building, Aid policy
Event | 19 Jun 2008
Astri Suhrke, Bruce Kapferer, Stein Sundstøl Eriksen and Ole Jacob Sending discuss discuss conceptions of the state in contemporary efforts of statebuilding.
Report in External Series | Mar 2012
Serious shortcomings in Sudanese laws and practices contribute to the lack of protection of victims of rape in Sudan. There is need for comprehensive ...
Asian Models for Aid: Is There a Non-Western Approach to Development Assistance? Summary record of seminar held in Oslo, December 2006
CMI Report | Oct 2007
The expansion of the international donor community clearly challenges the current "consensus" of a new "harmonised" aid architecture, ...
Development aid, Asia, Japan, China, India, South Korea
Report in External Series | Nov 2010
In this thematic paper I will reconsider the connections between natural resources and conflict. Aimed at producing a state of the art review of the research ...
Natural Resource, Conflict
News | 4 May 2016
The new Marriage Act in Malawi has been hailed for raising the legally prescribed age of marriage to 18, yet the truth is that there is no absolute minimum age of marriage in Malawi and that legal inconsistencies threaten the enforcement of the law.
Event | 13 Mar 2014
With Ingvild Almås, NHH Norwegian School of Economics
Event | 16 Oct 2008
The ethics of corruption cannot be analyzed without simultaneously addressing the legitimacy of public office or entrusted power. Ivar Kolstad introduces a concept of core unethical corruption, defined as violations of distributed ethical obligations for private gain.
CMI Brief | Feb 2019
Big discoveries of high value natural resources can have negative economic, political, and social effects long before full production of a resource begins. ...
Journal Article | Dec 2012
The ethics of corruption cannot be analyzed without simultaneously addressing the legitimacy of public office or entrusted power. This paper introduces ...
Corruption, ethics, obligations, duties, responsibilities
News | 20 Sep 2012
Ei nyreist kjempe raslar i sablane, medan ein gamal hegemon sit tungt på bakbeina.
Journal Article | Jan 2005
It is likely that the international aid system will continue to evolve along one major axis in the years to come, with a fragmented, foreign-policy focus ...
Development aid, International aid system, Aid priorities
CMI Report | May 2016
The project Women’s Human Rights and Law Reform in the Muslim World seeks to map family and criminal law reforms in the period 1995-2015 in Afghanistan, ...
marriage age, marriage, law, rights, women, Yemen
Project | Sep 2015 - Dec 2016
Our academic interest in symbolic representation follows the global attention towards achieving gender parity in elected offices the last two decades. ...