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Report in External Series | Feb 2015
Governments in developing countries are typically constrained by a limited fiscal capacity to finance the provision of essential public goods – ...
Taxation, fiscal capacity, information technology, developing economy, Ethiopia
The UAE’s Humanitarian Diplomacy: Claiming State Sovereignty, Regional Leverage and International Recognition
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2020
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) became the world’s third-largest donor of humanitarian aid relative to Gross National Income in 2016. The country ...
humanitarian diplomacy, United Arab Emirates, foreign policy, humanitarian enterprise, international relations, humanitarian enterprise, international relations, United Arab Emirates
Book Chapter | Jan 1998
Human Rights and Norwegian Aid to the Palestinian areas- a self-monitoring exercise Lars Gule and C
Journal Article | Jul 2009
Donors demand that recipient country governments clean up their tax administration systems as a way of expanding state revenues and fighting corruption. ...
Taxation, tax exemptions, donors
Edited Book | Jan 2004
The Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics (ABCDE) provides a forum for the world's leading development thinkers to share new knowledge ...
Report in External Series | Nov 2016
While the international community is primarily concerned with trying to restore stability and providing protection and relief to an increasing number ...
Book Chapter | Dec 2007
Norway and the NGO Channel: The Case of South Africa Elling N. Tjønneland Reconceptualising NGOs an
NGOs, Aid, cicil society, , Norway, South Africa
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1998
The author has spent close to ten years as advisor to planning organisations in four developing countries: Pakistan, Kenya, the Sudan and Bangladesh. ...
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
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1990
This paper identifies the major environmental issues in Mozambique under the present conditions of war and economic crisis, which differ considerably ...
Environmental problems, Development aid, Mozambique, Africa: Mozambique
Book Chapter | Jan 2001
This chapter discusses the difficulties aid agencies encounter when entering the comparatively new and sensitive field of human rights and democracy support. ...
Human rights, Democratisation, Aid, Global
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1999
Heavy aid dependence can have significant effects on institutions and governance. In Botswana, Mauritius, Korea and Taiwan, high levels of aid reinforced ...
Africa: Sub-Saharan Africa
Report in External Series | Jan 2015
The July 2014 BRICS Summit marked a change in the level of the ambitions of this alliance of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. The summit’s ...
Rising powers, BRICS, Development, Aid, China, Russia, India, Brazil, South Africa, Africa
CMI Report | Jan 2006
Danida has provided financial support to research networks with a view to creating better synergies between research and policy/operations. Six networks ...
Development research, Development aid, Research networks, DANIDA, ENRECA
Sudan Working Paper | Jun 2008
Scholars of development studies have long debated the efficacy of humanitarian assistance in the Sudan, especially in eastern Sudan, where humanitarian ...
CMI Report | Jan 1999
The Bergen Seminar on Development 1999 focused on aid-funded institutional partnerships and twinning, and the extent that these are effective mechanisms ...
Twinning, Organisational cooperation, Institution building, North-South cooperation
We shall speak where others are silent? Fragments of an oral history of Norwegian assistance to Afghan women
CMI Report | Dec 2015
Norway has a strong political commitment to promote the rights of women and their participation in public life through its development cooperation programs. ...
Report in External Series | Nov 2016
FORTY YEARS of Official Development Assistance has contributed to high macroeconomic growth, the development of key national institutions and partial ...
Project | Oct - Nov 2008
A four-day seminar on Corruption Prevention in the Petroleum Sector, arranged by Petrad for Norad's "Oil for Development" programme, in Antananarivo, ...
Corruption, petroleum, democratization, Madagascar