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U4 Issue | May 2008
This U4 Issue explores the topic of grand corruption in the regulation of oil. It focuses on how and why corruption can distort or prevent efficient regulation ...
corruption, natural resources, oil, natural resource management
Book | Jan 2008
The article analyses the change in discourse accompanying Bashar al-Asad's economic liberalization after 2000. The old populist social contract is to ...
Event | 13 May 2011
9 July 2011 South Sudan will get its independence. Despite a clear result in the referendum, there are still many unresolved issues. Dr Luka Biong, Minister of Cabinet Affairs, Sudan Government and Dr Abdelwahab Al-Effendi, Reader at the University of Westminster¨look at the most pertinent challenges for a happy divorce in Africa's largest country.
News | 7 Jul 2015
The Sudanese religious thinker and leader Al-Ustadh Mahmoud Mohamed Taha was a passionate advocate for gender equality. In 1945, he founded the Republican ...
CMI Brief | Oct 2010
Gender equality and women’s empowerment are high on the government and donor agendas in Sub-Saharan Africa, but have largely failed to have an impact. ...
Mozambique, Gender, Poverty
Covering ebola: A comparative analysis of CCTV Africa’s Talk Africa and Al Jazeera English’s Inside Story
Journal Article | Jun 2017
This article presents a comparative analysis of how Chinese Central Television (CCTV) Africa and Al Jazeera English’s current affairs talk shows, ...
China-Africa relations, media of the South, international broadcasting
CMI Insight | Jan 2016
Women inside and outside of the Sudanese government were deeply concerned about the high prevalence rates of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) after decades ...
Female genital mutilation, Sudan
Doctoral Thesis | Nov 2011
This thesis investigates the politics of competing Islamic gender ideologies in Sudan. Based on fieldwork conducted in greater Khartoum from 2006 through ...
CMI Brief | Feb 2021
Perú se ha retrasado al menos cinco años en su camino a la reducción de la mortalidad materna debido al profundo impacto que ha tenido ...
pregancy, health, covid-19, South America, Peru
Sudan Brief | Sep 2018
Child marriage is legal, and accepted, throughout Sudan and the country has one of the highest rates of child marriage in the world. This brief examines ...
Child marriage, Violence against women, Algadaref, Red Sea State, Kassala, Sudan
Sudan Brief | Sep 2018
There are several causes that contribute to child marriage in eastern Sudan, including poverty, lack of education for girls, avoiding stigma and the legality ...
Child marriage, Education, Algadaref, Red Sea State, Kassala, Sudan
Journal Article | Jan 2003
The major themes published in this special issue are: i) Political party development (C.Mulenga and E. Bwalya) ii) Electoral administration in Zambia ...
Elections, Political processes, Africa: Zambia
Sudan Brief | Jul 2020
Three decades of Islamist rule institutionalized a culture of violence against women in Sudan. The COVID-19 pandemic and state instructed lockdown has ...
COVID-19, Coronavirus, domestic violence, pandemic, abuse, violence, Sudan
Agricultural Trade between Bangladesh and India: An Analysis of Trends, Trading Patterns and Determinants
Report in External Series | Nov 2012
The paper analyses the indices of trends and patterns of India-Bangladesh bilateral agriculture trade, and estimates the short and long-run elasticities ...
Agricultural trade, Bangladesh, India
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2016
88 prosent av voksne sudanske kvinner er omskåret. I 2008 ble det foreslått å kriminalisere praksisen, men sterke krefter kjempet mot ...
Journal Article | Dec 2019
In Sudan's Islamist state, abortion is politicized through its association to illegal pregnancy. Fornication is crime against God punishable with 100 ...
CMI Brief | Jun 2018
The family law in Sudan, legalises child marriage, stipulates a wife’s obedience to her husband, and gives the male guardian veto power on women’s ...
Women in politics, Peacebuilding in Africa, Complementarity, Sudan
Edited Book | Jan 2008
Dall'introduzione: Volgendoci alla giustizia, il nostro sguardo è spinto al di là del perfettamente misurabile, restituendoci immagini terrene e divine, ...
Exploración de las barreras para el acceso oportuno al diagnóstico y tratamiento del cáncer de cuello uterino y de mama en el Perú y su relación con la inversión pública
Book Chapter | May 2019
Exploración de las barreras para el acceso oportuno al diagnóstico y tratamiento del cáncer de cuell
Event | 31 May 2013
During the last couple of years there has been a series of seminar on the events related to the "Arab spring" in Yemen, Syria, Tunisia and Egypt ...