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News | 25 Jun 2015
The number of newspapers in Kuwait has skyrocketed, but their owners are all closely affiliated to the political elite. Does this lead to a certain bias in the newspaper’s electoral coverage?
CMI Report | Jan 2002
The state formation process in Palestine during the period 1994-2000, in contrast to the European experience, was not related to inter-state war but to ...
Middle East: Palestine
Book Chapter | Dec 2012
An overview of Scandinavian views on the Ibadism of Oman between 1700 and 2000.
History, Ibadism, Oman, seafaring, Oman
Book Chapter | Mar 2018
O Relatório Social de Angola 2016 faz um balanço analítico do que mais relevante ocorreu no sector social, no ano em apreço, ...
Angola, Poverty, Gender
Journal Article | Nov 2020
The association between British colonial rule and lower levels of corruption is often emphasized in legal origins literature (La Porta et al., 2008). ...
Corruption, colonial rule, chiefs, Africa
Event | 26 Nov 2009
This seminar will elaborate on the relationship between sharia and human rights. Is Islam compatible with human rights? What are the implications of the struggles of contemporary Islamic feminists and Muslim human rights activists on both the concept of sharia and human rights? What are the challenges and consequences?
Project | Oct - Dec 2011
6th - 8th December 2012, Accra, Ghana A three-day seminar on Good Governance and Corruption Prevention in the Petroleum Sector, arranged by Petrad ...
Petroleum resources, corruption, good governance, civil society, Ghana
Book Chapter | Jan 1994
The chapter gives a broad overview of the state and trends of human rights in Pakistan up to 1993. It covers both civil and political rights and economic, ...
human rights, governance, development, political participation, Pakistan, South Asia
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2013
Ingen viktige fredsavtaler er inngått i verden de siste åtte årene. For ti år siden, samme år som Irak ble invadert ...
Event | 15 Dec 2009
Owen Logan, a photographer and research fellow at the University of Aberdeen, works with the "Lives in the Oil Industry" and with the CMI project Flammable Societies - Studies on the Socio-Economics of Oil and Gas.
Newspaper Op-Ed | Nov 2008
Norske journalister som dekket Jonas Gahr Støres besøk i Afghanistan nylig overså saken fullstendig, men for afghanske journalister ...
Real-time evaluation of Norway's international climate and forest initiative. Contributions to a global REDD+ regime 2007-2010
Report in External Series | May 2011
This report is an output of the first iteration of a process of real-time evaluation of Norway’s International Climate and Forest Initiative (NICFI). ...
Brazil, DR Congo, Indonesia, Tanzania
News | 20 Feb 2008
"The weakening resolve" in Afghanistan, argues Astri Suhrke, reflects growing European concern that the strategy staked out by Washington may be neither realistic nor desirable.
Project | Dec 2007 - Dec 2013
Muwatin, the Palestinian Institute for the Study of Democracy, Ramallah/Palestine, and the Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI), Bergen/Norway, have had a formal ...
Event | 31 May 2016
Knut Vikør, Eirik Hovden og Reier Møll Schoder i samtale med Åse Gilje Østensen (CMI) om Jemen. Våren 2011 fant ...
Event | 15 Oct 2013
Kareem Amer (ICORN guest writer in Bergen) and Mari Nybakk (CMI-student) in conversation with Åse Gilje Østensen about social media and the current political scene in Egypt.
News | 27 Nov 2008
Hilde K.Kjøstvedt has won a PhD scholarship at CMI. Her PhD-project will focus on women in Islamic civil society organisations in the occupied Palestinian West Bank.
Project | Jan 2009 - Aug 2013
Sumud is an Arabic term commonly translated into steadfastness. The concept is closely related with the Palestinian experience of dispossession and expulsion ...
Report in External Series | Jan 2005
Afghanistan was a troubled country in 2001. Not only is Afghanistan one of the poorest countries in the world, but protracted armed conflict since 1978 ...
Event | 21 Oct 2014
This conference invites scholars and activists to present papers on law reform particularly within the area of family law and criminal law. How, when and where are women activists using law and law reform as a tool to create gender justice in the greater Middle East?