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Fighting Wildlife Trafficking: An Overview of the EU’s Implementation of Its Action Plan Against Wildlife Trafficking
Journal Article | Jul 2020
Illegal wildlife trade is one of the most profitable criminal activities. Illegal wildlife usually comes from African and Asian countries, with destination ...
Wildlife trafficking, European Union
Project | Jan - Dec 2004
Human rights have been an important area of research at the Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) for the past 20 years, and continue to be so today. This anthology ...
Economic impacts on the least developed countries of the elimination of import tariffs on their products
Report in External Series | Jan 2001
In this paper, we have discussed potential gains to the LDCs from improved market access in the QUAD. In principle, the economic benefits of extending ...
Trade, Clothing, , Bangladesh, Africa
Project | Oct 2017 - Feb 2018
Corruption is a severe threat to wildlife conservation globally. While conservation practitioner anecdotes and existing empirical research all point to ...
Corruption, caviar trade, wildlife crime, Global
Report in External Series | Aug 2019
Afghan paramilitary forces working with the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) have long been a staple in the US war on terrorism in Afghanistan ...
Newspaper Op-Ed | Sep 2016
Wildlife trafficking is high on conservation and political agendas. It is also increasingly high on the global crime agenda. Rightly so: corruption was ...
Wildlife crime, wildlife conservation, anti-corruption, corruption, CITES
Edited Book | Jan 2001
The yearbook is an on-going project between a number of research institutes, mostly in Europe. The edition is the 12th in the series. It contains artiles ...
International Criminal Court, World Trade Organisation, Minority rights, Affirmative action, Asia: Malaysia, Nepal., Americas: Guatemala
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
UN estimate that 20 million are held in bonded labor. Several economic analyses assert that bonded laborers accept these contracts voluntarily, which ...
Coercion, Debt slavery, Power, Bonded labor, Nepal, Asia, Asia: Nepal
Journal Article | Jan 2017
Rural informalities and forest squatters in the reserved forests of Assam, India Anwesha Dutta Criti
CMI Report | Jan 1994
This is a report to the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the potential impact of a possible Norwegian membership in the EU on Norwegian development ...
Development aid, European Union, Foreign trade policy, Norway
Programme | Jan 2000 - Dec 2024
The objective of the programme is to analyse the impact of trade liberalisation of financial services, telecommunications and energy services on trade ...
New economy, , Information, , Producer services, Africa: Ghana, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
U4 Practitioner Experience Note | Aug 2020
The last 20 years has seen a solid international architecture established to fight corruption. However, the pace of progress has slowed in recent years. ...
The accumulation of unexplained wealth by public officials: Making the offence of illicit enrichment enforceable
U4 Brief | Jan 2012
Recent high-profile cases have focused attention on the transfer of assets abroad by heads of state and other senior officials from developing countries ...
international drivers of corruption, asset recovery, repatriation of stolen funds, international cooperation, mutual legal assistance, illicit enrichment, UNCAC, Tunisia, Egypt
Project | Jan - Aug 2003
This project gives an overview of the current labour conditions in the garment sector in Bangladesh, and evaluate the implementation of ethical codes ...
Project | Jun 2010 - Dec 2013
A number of countries that are net importers of agricultural products have recently experienced tremendous price hikes on agricultural products. Bangladesh ...
Agricultural trade, Bangladesh, India, Bangladesh, India
Journal Article | Jan 2002
Patterns of foreign direct investment in poor countries Hildegunn Kyvik Nordås Journal of Internati
Journal Article | Aug 2020
Legal Reform or Erasure of History? The Politics of Moral Crimes in Afghanistan Aziz Hakimi, Masooma
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1997
This paper gives an overview of theories of strategic trade policies and discusses whether these theories are applicable as development strategies for ...
Is Bonded Labor Voluntary? Evidence from the Liberation of the Kamaiyas in the Far-Western Region of Nepal
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
The UN estimates that 20 million are held in bonded labor. Several economic analyses assert that bonded laborers accept these contracts voluntarily, which ...
Asia, Nepal, Bonded labor, Debt slavery, JEL classification: C72, D40, J41, O10
Journal Article | Jan 2001
Information technology and producer services - a source of economic development Hildegunn Kyvik Nor
Africa: South Africa