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Event | 30 Sep 2010
Forskingsdagane, UiB og CMI inviterar til samtale mellom forskarar i Bergen ressurssenter for internasjonal utvikling. Tema idag er: Blant krigarar, strategar og vanlege folk - forsking i konfliktområde.
Event | 27 Oct 2010
Krigen i Afghanistan har snart vart i ti år, men konflikten har vart mykje lengre. Afghanistan har vorte ramma av fleire krigar og konfliktar dei siste tiåra, og befolkninga har vore prega sterkt. Kva har utløyst konflikten og kvifor den har vore så vanskeleg å løyse, spør Arne Strand. Religion, ekstremisme, terror, korrupsjon og okkupasjon er viktige tema.
Event | 15 Mar 2011
We need dialog and negotiation, but we also need accountability and justice. Dr. Sima Samar gives the 2011 Christian Michelsen lecture.
Programme | Jan - Dec 2010
This three-year institute programme (IP) studies how human rights protection for forced migrants (refugees and internally displaced persons, IDPs) can ...
forced migration, IDPs, refugees, peacebuilding, Lebanon, Cyprus, Afghanistan/Pakistsn
Journal Article | May 2017
Central and South Asian brick kilns have long attracted the attention of both humanitarian agencies and scholars as sites of slavery-like forms of labor ...
debt, bondage, freedom, dependence, Pakistan
CMI Report | Jan 1997
The report reviews CMI's experience of technical assistance and institutional collaboration in Bangladesh, from its beginnings in the form of individual ...
Research collaboration, Institution building, Capacity building, Bangladesh, Asia: Bangladesh
L'élaboration des politiques anti-corruption dans la pratique : Que peut-on apprendre en vue de la mis en oeuvre de l'Article 5 de la CNUCC? Rapport de synthèse des études de cas de six pays : Géorgie, Indonésie, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Tanzanie et...
U4 Issue | Jan 2007
La lutte contre la corruption est un défi dans n’importe quel contexte, parce que la corruption a beaucoup de visages et peut se produire ...
News | 28 Jan 2016
Fredrik Barth, one of the world's most prominent anthropologists, passed away last Sunday at an age of 87. He taught us how to think about and analyze cultural complexity, ethnic relations, liveliood systems, ecology, politics and religion.
News | 8 Dec 2014
Our dear colleague Ole David Koht Norbye passed away Sunday 7 December. He was 95 years old.
Project | Sep 2010 - Dec 2012
The Bangladesh Parliament (Jatiya Sangsad) was established in 1972 following the separation of Bangladesh from Pakistan. Presidentialism and parliamentarism ...
Parliament, legislature, politics, good governance, Bangladesh
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.
News | 15 Feb 2016
Project member Zeinab Abul-Magd and Elke Grawert have edited a forthcoming book that examines the economic interests of armed actors in the Middle East and North Africa.
Event | 12 Jan 2009
The conflict in Afghanistan is closely intertwined with political tensions in the country's neighbourhood. There is a clear need for a regional response. What are the prospects for a genuinely concerted approach?
CMI Report | Jan 2009
This report is a preliminary mapping of initiatives designed to promote peace and reconciliation in Afghanistan. It is a snapshot in time, focusing on ...
Peace, Reconciliation, Afghanistan
Programme | Jan 2006 - Dec 2016
What is the impact of religion on democratization, development and conflict in the South? This interdisciplinary research programme maps and explores ...
Religion, the state, secularisation, political institutionalisation, political mobilization, development, religious revival, conflict, violence and peace, Middle East and Northern Africa: Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, Tunisia and Sudan., Asia: Indonesia, Pakistan
Edited Book | Apr 2016
The Arab Uprisings have brought renewed attention to the role of the military in the MENA region, where they are either the backbone of regime power or ...
Logging the 'Frontier': Narratives of deforestation in the northern borderlands of British India, c. 1850-1940
Journal Article | Sep 2011
This paper analyzes the institution of “scientific forestry” in the northern borderlands (“Frontier”) of British India c. 1850–1940. ...
British India, NWFP, deforestation, narratives, colonial history, British India (Pakistan)
Research Professor, Coordinator
Humanitarianism and Borders;Anthropologist with interest in legal anthropology, freedom, war, humanitarianism
Legal anthropology, War, Humanitarianism, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Middle East
News | 30 Mar 2012
Economic compensation to families who let their children go to school is the best way to reduce child labour.
CMI Report | May 2016
The project Women’s Human Rights and Law Reform in the Muslim World seeks to map family and criminal law reforms in the period 1995-2015 in Afghanistan, ...
marriage age, marriage, law, rights, women, Yemen