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CMI Report | Jan 2004
The present desk study was commissioned by the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation. It traces recent developments in the Southern Africa Development ...
Regional integration, Trade agreements, SADC, Southern Africa, Africa: Southern Africa
Project | Jan - May 2018
The purpose of this study is to examine the uses and abuses of various forms of per diem (or non-salary daily allowances) by governments, civil society ...
Per diem, aid, Generic
Senior Advisor (U4)
Political scientist specialising in governance and anticorruption, with a particular focus on the role of informal institutions.
Event | 11 May 2015
Norad’s international corruption hunters network meets in Bergen. Hear how they work to prosecute corrupt criminals.
Report in External Series | Jan 2004
This report is an overview of literature on budget processes and economic governance. The review takes stock of the latest advances in relevant international ...
Southern Africa, Eastern Africa
Project | Jan - May 2009
This evaluation covered development research funded by the Finnish development cooperation budget during the years 1998-2007: Allocations through the ...
Finnish development aid, development research, evaluation, commissioned research, Multiple and global
The Effects on Agrarian Contracts of a Governmental Intervention into Bonded Labor in the Western Terai of Nepal
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
We study an effective intervention into a specific form of bonded labor. The intervention led to a shift in agrarian contracts, from bonded labor to sharecropping. ...
Tied labor, Agrarian institutions, Nepal, Asia: Nepal
News | 28 Jun 2007
What are the challenges on issues related to corruption and other illegal causes of unfair competition?
News | 3 Dec 2010
CMI / U4 is commissioning a strategic assessment of the U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre. Work is to be completed in January-April 2011.
U4 Issue | Jun 2015
“A fish rots from the head” is the saying when an organisation’s leadership is seen as responsible for the unethical behaviour of its ...
anti-corruption agencies, justice sector, appointment, recruitment, removal, leadership
Journal Article | Aug 2018
Critical voices on urban management tend to portray conflicting governmentalities, with western 'top-down' municipal development models on the one hand, ...
citizen-state relations, divided city, informal settlements, urban sanitation, Mozambique
Event | 20 Feb 2012
Literary Salon with Anne Sofie Roald and Turid Smith Polfus.
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
This paper gives an overview of changes and shifts in the study of international organisation and notes that research has gradually moved away from the ...
News | 6 Mar 2007
The situation in Faryab, north Afghanistan is characterised by a substantial military and political uncertainty. Violent acts could at any moment hamper the humanitarian and development efforts. It is a great challenge to manage to balance this relation and at the same time assist in developing these governmental bodies to strengthen their professionalism and legitimacy.
Added costs. Added value? Evaluation of Norwegian support through and to umbrella and network organisations in civil society
Report in External Series | Dec 2014
About five per cent of Norwegian support to civil society organisations is channelled via Norwegian umbrella and network organisations. These organisations ...
Nepal, Norway, Tanzania
Report in External Series | Aug 2014
The report provides an organisational review of the Norwegian NGO the Strømme Foundation. The focus is on is on assessing the organisational ...
NGOs, civil society, development aid, organisational performance, financial management, Sri Lanka, Uganda
CMI Report | Jul 2007
This study discerns several deficiencies in the budget process in Angola. The government's budget proposal is not publicly debated, no pre-budget paper ...
Angola, Budget process, Public reform, Public finance, Transparency, Civil society
CMI Brief | Oct 2011
Islamic organisations’ role in improving women’s position in society is often dismissed. Instead, they are believed to be devoted to charitable ...
News | 26 Nov 2012
A thwarted industrial policy, poor economic governance and external tensions have brought Iran's industrial class to the brink of extinction. They are trapped in between the revolutionary rhetoric of the Islamic republic and unfulfilled attempts of economic pragmatism.
Journal Article | May 2014
There may be many factors that diminish or destroy trust in governmental institutions. However, none may destroy trust easier or faster than unethical ...