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U4 Brief | May 2008
Donor funding has fuelled a vast increase in service delivery, medical research and clinical trials throughout the developing world. Yet, there is a dark ...
corruption, health sector, monitoring aid, corruption in aid
U4 Brief | Mar 2018
More than half of the world's population live in urban areas. The policies and practices of municipal governments are therefore an integral determinant ...
aid, donor coordination
News | 10 Jun 2016
The report of a government-appointed commission tasked with evaluating the Norwegian engagement in Afghanistan was presented to the public on June 6. ...
Book Chapter | Jan 1992
Zimbabwe Åshild Samnøy Human rights in developing countries 1991. A yearbook on human rights in cou
Edited Book | Jan 2014
All societies develop their own norms about what is fair behaviour and what is not. Violations of these norms, including acts of corruption, can collectively ...
Grabbing, Corruption, Development Aid, Accountability, Utilities, Construction, Ports, Extractive Industries, Finance, Health, Pharmaceuticals, Education, Law Enforcement, Land, Elections
News | 8 Sep 2006
Tuesday 12 September, the Norwegian Minsiter of Foreign Affairs will visit CMI to discuss various development challenges and its implications for Norwegian foreign policy. On the agenda are topics such as aid and poverty, peacebuilding in post-conflict areas and Norwegian foreign policy in Africa with a particular focus on corruption in emergencies, corporate social responsibility for Norwegian oil companies, and the role of courts in new democracies.
News | 4 Jun 2015
At lunchtime 25 April Nepal was struck by a devastating earthquake. Following high death tolls, numerous charitable organisations scurried to the South Asian country in order to provide humanitarian aid on the ground. The United Nations alone made a flash appeal for close to half a billion USD in emergency support.
Event | 21 Aug 2006
China has vastly increased its involvement in Africa in the last few years. China is emerging as a major economic and political player on the African continent. What are the implications of the accelerating trade and investment relations, the strong Chinese focus on African oil, the increase in Chinese aid, and the growing Chinese involvement in peacebuilding? Is Chinese aid emerging as an alternative to Western aid?
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
Norway and the NGO channel. The case of South Africa Elling N. Tjønneland CMI Working Paper Non-go
Non-governmental organisations, Development aid, Norway, South Africa
Commissioned Report | Jan 2006
The study was commissioned by the Embassy as an input into their planning and preparation for Norwegian - South African development cooperation after ...
Africa: South Africa
Report in External Series | Aug 2012
The Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA) was established in 1939 as the trade unions’ voluntary health and solidarity organisation. NPA’s international ...
CMI Report | Jan 2007
NORAD is currently developing a trade strategy towards developing countries. This background note presents a review of the current literature and empirical ...
International trade, Poverty reduction
Event | 8 Dec 2010
What opportunities do virtual museums create for dialog between diverse communities? How can virtual museums contribute to a development paradigm that moves beyond enduring conceptions of aid as a one-way transaction? How can digital media positively augment these processes?
Journal Article | Jan 1999
This is a response to a previous article - "Some Notes on Development Research and Ethics" by Terje Tvedt, published in 'Forum for Development Studies', ...
News | 21 Feb 2011
The evaluation concludes that support to conflict prevention and peacebuilding has only been partially successful. Supporting state building in Southern Sudan requires an inclusive approach.
From Donors to Partners? Evaluation of Norwegian Support to Strengthen Civil Society in Developing Countries through Norwegian Civil Society Organisations
Report in External Series | Jan 2018
This report in two volumes presents the findings, conclusions, lessons learnt and recommendations of an evaluation of the Norwegian civil society grant ...
Development aid, civil society, Norwegian CSOs, Norway, Ethiopia, Uganda, Nepal
News | 8 Sep 2016
What does it mean to become a rich man? For some, getting another wife. A research team has studied poverty from below to come up with answers for designing ...
U4 Issue | Aug 2018
Despite increased donor spending on electoral integrity, elections in democratising countries often suffer from irregularities, intimidation, and corruption. ...
Journal Article | Jan 1992
This article analyses trends in Norwegian development research since 1975 until today with respect to the number of ongoing projects, institutions and ...
U4 Brief | May 2008
The burgeoning HIV/AIDS epidemic means that more labor and financial resources are being dedicated to the procurement of antiretroviral (ARV) medicines ...
corruption, health sector