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Event | 31 May 2007
The success of any international development agency depends on an understanding of the ways in which a community and individuals relate to ideas and resources, argues Dr. David Lewis from the London School of Economics.
Journal Article | Jan 2014
Recent years have seen a growing interest among donors on taxation in developing countries. This reflects a concern for domestic revenue mobilisation ...
Tax policy, tax reform, tax administration, tax effort, technical assistance, Sub-Saharan Africa
Report in External Series | Jun 2015
The aim of this report is to describe how the decisions to use results-based payments in Norwegian development cooperation were made and ...
CMI Report | Jan 2005
The Chr Michelsen Institute (CMI) (Lead agency), Copenhagen Development Consultants (Copenhagen DC) and the German Association of Development Consultants ...
Afghanistan, Education, Environment, Gender, Health, Livelihoods, Water, Sanitation, Aid evaluation
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2007
Den norske ambassadøren i Mosambik skrev nylig under en avtale om et partnerskap med den mosambianske staten for å bidra til utvikling og ...
Development aid, Poverty reduction, Political development, Africa: Mozambique, aid
U4 Issue | Jan 2006
Political corruption undermines political and economic development in many countries, and raises difficult challenges for foreign aid. What is political ...
Corruption, political corruption, World
Why can we not demonstrate the difference that Norwegian aid makes? An evaluation of the results measurement system and practice
Journal Article | Mar 2016
We assess why the Norwegian aid administration is not able to document its results. We find that the system is not designed to provide the necessary documentation ...
Evaluation, foreign aid, methods, review, monitoring, M&E systems
Managing Aid Exit and Transformation. Lessons from Botswana, Eritrea, India, Malawi and South Africa. Synthesis Report
Report in External Series | Oct 2008
What are the consequences in the recipient countries, when donor countries close down their bilateral aid programmes? Are exit practices consistent with ...
Botswana, Eritrea, India, Malawi, South Africa
Taxation and development: a review of donor support to strengthen tax systems in developing countries
Report in External Series | Feb 2013
Recent years have seen a growing interest among donors on taxation in developing countries. This reflects a concern for domestic revenue mobilization ...
Tax policy, Tax administration, Technical assistance, Developing countries
CMI Report | Jan 2006
This study is an assessment of existing Norwegian aid country programmes in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda and how they relate to East African regional ambitions, ...
Development aid, Country programmes, East Africa, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Norway, Africa: Kenya, Uganda.
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
The recent White Paper on Norwegian north-south policy (St. meld. nr. 19 (1995-96)) argues for an increased tying of Norwegian development assistance. ...
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
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.
Event | 2 Nov 2011
Maternal and child health is prioritized in most countries. This leads us to give less priority to the treatment of chronic diseases in adults, such as AIDS. What is the basis for such priorities?
Twenty years with anti-corruption. Part 2. Fighting the ‘seven deadly thins’ – starting the DFID journey
U4 Practitioner Experience Note | Mar 2020
DFID’s experience between 1997 and 2010 saw a fundamental shift in the accepted role of a development agency and unique innovations in anti-corruption ...
CMI Report | Oct 2010
This report presents an analysis of the Parliament of Tanzania (which includes the Bunge in Dodoma and the House of Representatives in Zanzibar), which ...
Tanzania, , Uganda, , Kenya, , Zambia, , Parliament, , Legislature, , Development aid, , Democratization
U4 Issue | Jan 2005
In the interest of making aid effective, donors are increasingly stressing the importance of a good public financial management (PFM) system in partner ...
Corruption, public financial management and procurement, World
News | 8 Jun 2009
AusAID joined U4 and became the eigth partner agency of the U4 anti-corruption online resource centre.
CMI Report | Jan 2002
In 1997, Ireland Aid (IA) established a Human Rights and Democratisation (HRD) scheme in order to assist projects outside IA's programme countries. Its ...
human rights, democratisation, aid, Guatemala, Honduras, Latin America, Central America
Edited Book | Jan 1998
The tenth in a series of yearbooks, this edition contains articles on topical human rights issues as well as surveys of individual countries. A new feature ...