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U4 Brief | Dec 2012
Shell companies that cannot be traced back to their owners are one of the most important mechanisms by which corrupt officials transfer illicit wealth ...
international drivers of corruption
CMI Brief | Jun 2012
This brief assesses the impact of transitional justice mechanisms on peace and democracy. Based on four case studies from Africa and Latin America, it ...
Angola, Rwanda, Peru, Uruguay
Opposition parties and local governance in contemporary Angola and Mozambique: Mechanisms of exclusion and domination
Book Chapter | Apr 2014
The weakness of opposition parties in Africa, as well as the endurance of dominant party and presidentialist regimes, has been explained in a variety ...
Opposition parties, Angola Mozambique
Project | Jan 2000 - Dec 2004
Alf Morten Jerve, deputy director at CMI, led an international team of consultants that evaluated Sida's aid during the past 10 years to the health sector ...
Aid, health sector, Sida, Asia: Vietnam
Event | 3 Jun 2010
Exile has been present in Latin America since colonial times. After independence from Spain and Portugal, Latin American nation states have actively used exile as a regulatory political mechanism preferable to prison or execution, in dealing with opposition that various governments have been unable to assimilate into their political systems.
Project | Apr - Nov 2008
Many parts of Western Ethiopia are among the poorest areas in the world, with poor health conditions, gender discrimination, lack of infrastructure and ...
Vulnerability, risk, poverty, rural, basic services, Ethiopia
Transitional Justice for Human Rights: The Legacy and Future of Truth and Reconciliation Commissions
Book Chapter | Mar 2018
Truth commissions are an integral component of transitional justice, that is, formal and informal mechanisms set up by the state or civil society to address ...
Truth commission, Transitional justice, Human rights, Peace, Democracy, Reconciliation, Impact, Latin America
Report in External Series | Jan 2006
This report identifies challenges facing SADC and the foreign donor agencies and makes a number of proposals. This includes better mechanisms for consultations ...
Development aid, Regional co-operation, SADC, Southern Africa, Africa
Journal Article | Jan 2004
This article argues that election observation has evolved as an informal enforcement mechanism with respect to several articles contained in the Internatio ...
Election observation, democratisation, political rights
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
The primary concern of the paper is to discuss the role of various economic factors in explaining the mechanisms and degree of fiscal corruption and tax ...
Report in External Series | Jan 2019
In the Darfur Region of Sudan, patterns of livestock mobility and livelihood systems are continually adapting and transforming themselves in the face ...
News | 22 Mar 2013
We need to understand the mechanisms that contribute to sustainable development and improvements in the life of people, says professor Lars G. Svåsand.
Project | Apr - Dec 2011
Addressing human rights violations of the past through transitional justice (TJ) mechanisms is a persistent demand in many countries emerging from violent ...
transitional justice, human rights, national actors, international actors, Afghanistan Lebanon Mozambique Sudan
Project | Dec 2007 - Dec 2010
The Government of Mozambique has made achievement of gender equality a major objective in its Poverty Reduction Strategy (PARPPA II), and specifically ...
Mozambique, Gender, Poverty
News | 27 Oct 2014
A new report concludes that Norwegian umbrella and network organisations are effective in building capacity in the South, but are cost-inefficient and have poor systems for monitoring and evaluations. Researchers recommend a channeling of more funds to funding mechanisms for civil society in the South rather than leaning on umbrella and network organisations in Norway.
Rewarding Safe Motherhood: How can Performance-Based Funding Reduce Maternal and Newborn Mortality in Tanzania?
CMI Report | Jan 2007
Performance-based funding has been proposed as one mechanism to speed up the implementation of interventions for reduced maternal and newborn mortality. ...
Health sector, Maternal mortality, Child mortality, Economic aspects, Tanzania
The Mozambique hidden loans case: An opportunity for donors to demonstrate anti-corruption commitment
U4 Brief | Oct 2018
When the Mozambican government issued guarantees for over 1 billion US$ - ignoring their own oversight mechanisms and lending rules - they ended up in ...
international drivers of corruption, aid, Mozambique
Edited Book | Jun 2013
The main objective of this volume is to provide a better understanding of the political, judicial and social forces driving the establishment and operation ...
human rights, transitional justice, drivers of justice, trials, truth commissions, speical tribunals, amnesty, Mozambique, Afghanistan, Lebanon, Sudan
U4 Issue | Mar 2011
Donor agencies are increasingly vigilant for signs of corruption or other abuses in the projects and programmes they fund, no matter what aid modality ...
corruption in aid
U4 Brief | Nov 2009
Per diems, or daily allowances, are an important mechanism for reimbursing work‑related expenses, encouraging participation in professional development ...
corruption in aid, health