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News | 30 Jun 2014
- Policy makers and their decisions matter much more than a supposed resource curse, says Ricardo Soares de Oliveira. As East Africa booms with oil, he urges international actors and donors to repoliticise the international reform and financial agenda.
Project | Jan - Dec 1997
The study examines experiences with institutional cooperation between public and semi-public institions in Norway and the South. It is based on information ...
Institutional development, Namibia, Mozambique, Tanzania
CMI Brief | Aug 2011
As melhorias que tiveram lugar em Maputo entre 2007 e 2010 nas áreas de redução da pobreza, educação, saúde, ...
Edited Book | Jun 2013
The main objective of this volume is to provide a better understanding of the political, judicial and social forces driving the establishment and operation ...
human rights, transitional justice, drivers of justice, trials, truth commissions, speical tribunals, amnesty, Mozambique, Afghanistan, Lebanon, Sudan
News | 16 Dec 2011
An increasing number of poor women in Namibian shantytowns form their own households and female social networks. Men are not part of their family coping strategies.
Senior Researcher, Coordinator Governance
Political scientist whose competence areas include local government reform, corruption and opposition in Africa.
Local government reform, corruption, China in Africa, press freedom, China, Africa: Angola, Mozambique., Americas: Venezuela
Project | Aug 2005 - Mar 2010
This project culminated with a Ph.D dissertation by Mr. Aslak Orre. It had a two-fold agenda linked to the relationship between political parties, state ...
Local government, political parties, democratisation, Angola and Mozambique
News | 4 Oct 2012
The government's ability to collect taxes depends on people's and businesses' willingness to pay them. How do you convince them to pay their fair share?
Project | Jul 2014 - Mar 2015
This film project seeks to visualise one of Africa’s divided cities, and is part of the project “The Ethnography of a Divided City. Socio-Politics, ...
Dvivided African Cities, Mozambique
CMI Brief | Jan 2013
Este é o segundo de uma série de resumos sobre políticas relacionados com o projecto de investigação, “A ...
Report in External Series | Oct 2010
The concept paper seeks to outline and discuss key issues for a planned evaluation on “The Aid Architecture Seen From Below” to be commissioned ...
Development Aid, Local Perceptions, Various
Edited Book | Jan 2005
The past two decades have witnessed the end of several civil wars and authoritarian regimes. In a period shaped by the ideal of democratisation, in which ...
Reconciliation, UN, transitional justice, Africa: Angola, Mozambique, Rwanda, Sierra Leone., Asia: Cambodia, East Timor., Europe: Bosnia and Herzegovina., Americas: Argentina, El Salvador
Project | Feb 2010 - Feb 2011
This project is a joint Evaluation of Norwegian and Swedish Aid in Support of Child Rights, covering the period 2001-2009. It comprises the mapping of ...
Guatemala, Kenya, Mozambique, Sudan
Project | Aug 2006 - Jun 2007
The objective of this study is to assess the impacts of the tax system on the growth of firms within five key sectors (agriculture, tourism, mining, financial ...
Taxation, tax reform, tax administration, effective tax rate, investments, economic growth, Africa, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mozambique, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia
Event | 19 Sep 2014
Join us in exploring the prize-winning Angolan author José Eduardo Agualusa's Africa, where the mundane and the fantastic, the tragic and the comic, fact and fiction merge in an artful mix of poetry, politics and personal confessions.
Event | 19 May 2010
The question of foreign aid's impact on economic growth and development is highly controversial and excites polarised opinions. In this seminar Professor Tarp will provide a balanced overview of the academic literature that has evaluated the effectiveness of aid across countries. Focus will be on the aggregate impact of aid; that is, its effect on country-wide indicators, putting both recent and past literature and insights in perspective.
CMI Insight | Mar 2017
The growth of Africa’s towns and cities has outpaced local governments’ capacity for service delivery in terms of management, infrastructure, ...
urbanisation, property boom, tax reform, property tax, South Africa, Africa, Burundi, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Uganda, Gambia, Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Rwanda, Tanzania, Mozambique, Sierra Leone
Book Chapter | Jan 2015
This anthology explores the political nature of making order through policing activities in densely populated spaces across Africa, Asia and Latin America. ...
CMI Brief | Jun 2015
Este é o terceiro de uma série de resumos de política relacionados com o projecto de investigação “A Etnografia ...
CMI Brief | Aug 2015
Este é o quarto de uma série de resumos de política relacionados com o projecto de investigação “A Etnografia ...