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Event | 13 May 2008
Indigenous responses to multicultural state reform in Guatemala and Mexico. Professor Rachel Sieder analyzes indigenous peoples' efforts to articulate alternative visions of government, law and justice.
Edited Book | Jan 2001
This book is about the multitude of associations that has emerged in African cities in recent years. In many cases, they are a response to mounting poverty, ...
Urbanisation, Civil society, Africa
Journal Article | Jan 2010
It is a central political goal to secure disabled individuals the same opportunities as others to pursue their conception of a good life. This goal reflects ...
Event | 5 May 2015
Astri Suhrke, CMI, and Krishna Babu Shrestha, UiB Global, about humanitarian aid in the aftermath of natural disasters. Astri Suhrke is a Political ...
Edited Book | Dec 2007
This edited volume brings together scholars and practitioners to address the question as to whether, in our globalised world, the protection of economic, ...
Human rights, Developing countries
CMI Report | Jan 2006
This report summarises the findings of a joint research project undertaken by the Centre for Social Research, Chr. Michelsen Institute and the Universities ...
Malawi, , Elections, Political institutions, Judiciary, Parliament, Electoral commission, Political parties, Accountability
CMI Brief | Jan 2016
Zambia has a long history of disputed changes of the mining tax regime with damaging effects on the working relations between the Government and the mining ...
Mining, Taxation, Royalty, Zambia
CMI Brief | Mar 2016
This brief examines the factors that have influenced local content in the Tanzanian mining sector, and some of the challenges and successes ...
U4 Issue | Aug 2012
International measures to counter the laundering of looted wealth have not had a significant impact, despite their apparent strength. Evidence, including ...
international drivers of corruption, Australia, Papua New Guinea
CMI Report | Jan 1996
This report recommends that Human Rights in Developing Countries adopt a radically new approach to monitoring human rights. The "old way" is to monitor ...
Project | Jan - Oct 2000
CMI provided research support to a commission appointed by the Danish Minister of Development Cooperation to review all aspects of Danida support to development ...
Clustering as an Organizational Response to Capital Market Inefficiency:Evidence from Handloom Enterprises in Ethiopia
Report in External Series | Jan 2010
Using data from microenterprises of the handloom sector in four regions of Ethiopia, the paper shows that clustering, through specialization and ...
clustering, industrialization, finance, microenterprises, Ethiopia, Ethiopia
Assessing needs and vulnerability in Afghanistan: Identifying vulnerable populations and assessing needs in a complex emergency. An inter-agency evaluation of UN humanitarian response in Afghanistan
Report in External Series | Jan 2001
(Commissioned by OCHA, UNHCR, UNICEF and WFP. Limited circulation)
Book Chapter | Dec 2010
In view of the growing influence of religion in public life on the national and international scenes, Muslim Diaspora in the West constitutes a timely ...
CMI Working Paper | Jul 2007
Across Africa land rights conflicts are escalating between indigenous and migrant ethnic groups. This paper analyses the communal violence that took place ...
Ethnic conflicts, Violence, Uganda
Project | Mar 2006 - Jan 2008
Research-based information is recognised as crucial for Mozambique's endeavours to reduce its poverty. This first report in a series of three qualitative ...
Mozambique, PARPA, Rural Poverty, Participatory Methodologies
Book Chapter | Jan 1995
This is a comparative study of responses to active human rights criticism by two donor countries, Norway and the Netherlands vis-á-vis Kenya and Indonesia, ...
Human rights, International relations, Netherlands, Norway, Kenya, Indonesia
Project | Mar 2007 - Jan 2008
This report is the second in a series of six participatory and qualitative studies on poverty in Mozambique, undertaken as part of the monitoring and ...
Mozambique, Urban Poverty, Coping Strategies
Project | Aug 2015 - Dec 2016
Rationale Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI) and the University of Bergen Department of Comparative Politics have received seed funding from the CMI-UiB ...
Nepal, Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda
Clustering as an organizational response to capital market inefficiency: evidence from microenterprises in Ethiopia
Journal Article | Mar 2014
Absence of a well-developed capital market has been listed as a key obstacle to industrialization in developing countries in the development literature. ...
Microenterprises, Finance, Entry barrier, Clustering, Africa, Ethiopia