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Malawi is a poor country struggling to overcome decades of underdevelopment. We research governance and gender equality.
Project | Jan 2014 - Dec 2017
While the number of women holding parliamentary seats is slowly growing globally from 10% in 1995 to 17% in 2009, Africa is on the ‘fast ...
Malawi, Zambia, Uganda, Sudan
Project | Jan 2014 - Dec 2017
The primary project objective is to better understand what promotes women's participation in politics in Malawi, and the possible effects of ...
Democratisation, participation, gender, Malawi
Project | Jan 2017 - Dec 2019
Money Talks is a research project that critically examines the nexus between money and political recruitment. Its main focus is how different ...
Malawi, Ghana, Kenya
Project | Oct 2016 - Apr 2017
This is a comprehensive analysis of the contemporary political economy (PEA) of Malawi, with an emphasis on the implications for Norway as a ...
Political economy, Malawi
Report in External Series | Feb 2017
The Local Governance Performance Index (LGPI) in Malawi: Selected Findings on Gender Lindsay Benste
Project | Oct 2014 - Sep 2019
BACKGROUND: Children hospitalised with severe anaemia in Africa are at high risk of readmission or death within 6 months after discharge. No ...
Health, malaria, community health workers, Malawi, Uganda, Kenya
Political determinants of sexual and reproductive health: Criminalisation, health impacts and game changers
Project | Mar 2016 - Mar 2020
Development actors have increasingly recognised the importance of the political determinants of health. One way in which politics and power ...
Abortion, homosexuality, criminal law, health policy, mental health, political determinants, Uganda, Malawi, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Zambia, South Africa, Sudan, Tunisia
Political scientist focusing on governance, corruption, resource management
Natural resources, corruption, democratisation, parliaments, political parties, state and civil society relations, political institutionalis, neopatrimonialism, development theory, political theory and comparative politics, Angola, Malawi, Ghana, Nigeria, Bangladesh, Palestine
Sociologist currently focusing on governance and human rights research.
Oscillatory labour migration in Kenya, regional integration in Eastern and Southern Africa, democratisation in Africa, elections, human rights (including child rights), institutional analysis, poverty reduction, development research, state and nation in sub-Saharan Africa, aid, urbanisation, Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda
Researcher and Coordinator: Gender Politics
Political scientist whose research focuses on gender and politics
Uganda, Malawi, Tanzania
Senior Advisor (U4) (on leave)
Analysing what works to enhance public accountability, and working with decision makers to improve governance and anticorruption reforms Jesper ...
Accountability, transparency, anti-corruption, governance, evaluation methods (M&E), public administration reform, policy analysis/development, civil society, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Kosovo, Liberia, Malawi, Rwanda, Tajikistan, Tanzania, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Associated Senior Researcher
Political scientist focusing on inclusiveness of African regimes, including questions of women's representation, political party building and territorial politics.
Sub-Saharan Africa (Malawi, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia)
Political scientist exploring intersections between law and politics
law and social change, legal institutions, rights-mobilization, human rights, social rights, health rights, environmental rights, democratic participation, democratic institutionalisaton, accountaibility instituions, constitutionmaking, constitutionalism, reconciliation, health policy, climate change, South Africa, Malawi, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, India
Social anthropologist focusing on development, with a particular emphasis on fishing communities and migration in West and Southern Africa.
African fishery systems, fish and nutrition, natural resource management, migration and political strategies, aid to sub-Saharan Africa, Southern Africa, West Africa, Angola, Benin, Malawi, Mali, Zambia, Mozambique
Senior Researcher (20%)
Political scientist focusing on democratisation and human rights, economic reform, taxation, institutional change and international aid, with a particular emphasis on Southern and Eastern Africa.
Democratisation, human rights, governance, electoral administration, political parties, economic reform, institutional change, taxation, and aid effectiveness, Africa: Sub Saharan Africa, in particular Namibia, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi
Political scientist focusing on development and development assistance, rising powers and African development and a strong emphasis on South Africa and Southern Africa.
Development aid, peace and security, democratisation, foreign policy, democratisation, civil society, regional cooperation, Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa
Economist whose current research focuses on the political economy of development, poverty dynamics, and corporate social responsibility
Game theory, ethics, public economics, international economics, social choice, Angola, Bangladesh, Malawi, Tanzania
Key Qualifications Wiig is an economist whose professional profile and research interests include natural resources and development, poverty ...
Entrepreneurship, human and social capital, international trade and poverty, foreign direct investment, industrial studies, corporate social responsibility, micro-finance/rural credit programmes, Asia: Bangladesh, Africa: Namibia, Botswana, Angola, Malawi, Ghana
Coordinator: Poverty Dynamics;Economist focusing on poverty, social exclusion and rural development.
Poverty traps, rural development, applied game theory, econometric analyses, informal credit, labour markets, foreign aid, health systems, social exclusion, nutrition, labor migration, Nepal, India, Tanzania, Malawi
Political scientist researching women, politics and Islam in the Middle East and Northern Africa.
Islamism, democracy, human rights, state versus civil society, political liberalization, womens' civil and political rights, political inclusion, Sudan, Saudi Arabia