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Fishing at home and abroad: Access to waters in Niger's Central Delta and the effects of work migration
Book Chapter | Jan 2001
Fishing at home and abroad: Access to waters in Niger's Central Delta and the effects of work migra
Which Grievances Make People Support Violence against the State? Survey Evidence from the Niger Delta
Journal Article | Jan 2017
Previous research has established a link between oil production and armed conflict in low- and middle-income countries. Oil-related grievances are viewed ...
Does Uranium Mining Increase Civil Conflict Risk? Evidence from a Spatiotemporal Analysis of Africa from 1960 to 2008
Journal Article | Jan 2013
We investigate whether uranium, similar to other resources, is associated with armed conflicts. The analysis uses grid cells in Africa to test this hypothesis. ...
Household wellbeing and coping strategies in Africa during COVID-19 – Findings from high frequency phone surveys
CMI Report | Dec 2020
This report provides data on household wellbeing in countries in sub-Saharan Africa following the Covid-19 pandemic. The focus is on employment and ...
wellbeing, employment, covid-19, covid, food security, income, coping mechanisms, education, health care, Ethiopia, Malawi, Mali, Nigeria, Uganda, Mozambique, Niger, DRC
The Effects of Oil Production and Ethnic Representation on Violent Conflict in Nigeria: A Mixed-Methods Approach
Journal Article | Jan 2016
A large qualitative literature on violent conflict in Nigeria has identified the importance of oil production and ethnicity as salient factors in understanding ...
Event | 8 Sep 2009
The discovery of oil or mineral resources has been associated with devastating political conflict and economic setbacks insted of sustainable economic growth and poverty alleviation. The Oslo conference is aimed at eliciting lessons learned from recent efforts to improve the management of natural resources in developing countries.
Angola, DRC, Ghana, Nigeria, Niger, East Timor, Laos, and Mongolia
Project | Mar - Aug 2008
A World Bank project on Natural Resource Management This project addresses the political economy of natural resource management in Nigeria and Ghana. ...
News | 18 Oct 2013
Vestlige land bør være mer ydmyke overfor afrikanske lederes evne til å rydde opp på eget kontinent, skriver seniorforsker Gunnar Sørbø i Morgenbladet.
News | 21 Sep 2012
USAs øker det militære nærværet i Afrika. Det kan hemme demokratisk utvikling.
Newspaper Op-Ed | May 2019
Er vi med på å støtte en utvikling som sender enda flere flyktninger til Europa? Gunnar Sørbø, in Bergens Tidende, 05.05.19 Over ...
Project | May - Oct 2009
From curse to development: Natural resources, institutions and public revenues’ Time: 8-11 SeptemberVenue: Holmenkollen Park Hotel, Oslo The conference was ...
Natural resources, public revenues, taxation