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CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
This article addresses the relationship between the legislative and executive branches of government in Malawi during the multi-party era from 1994 until ...
Malawi, Parliament, Parliamentary-executive relations, Politics
Project | Feb - Oct 2010
This study provides an overview of the methods and modalities of donor support to parliaments in Africa, with a special focus on the experiences of different ...
Parliaments, donor support, Tanzania, Zambia, Uganda, Kenya
Project | Apr - Dec 2005
An overview of the current role of parliaments in PRSP will be provided through a broad-based literature review of PRSP processes in Asia, Africa and ...
Project | Jan - Feb 2015
The aim of the study is to: i) explore how and to what extent corruption, illicit financial flows and mismanagement of public financial resources damage ...
European Parliament, anti-corruption, strategy, evaluation
News | 14 Oct 2011
A number of measures can strengthen the Parliament of Bangladesh. CMI and the Bangladeshi think-tank CPD has published a report on the struggling democracy.
Project | Jan 2003 - Dec 2005
Among Angola's current predicaments is an extreme centralisation of power. Despite the fact that the civil war has ended, executive authority remains ...
Democratisation, parliaments, institutionalisation, Africa: Angola
Project | May 2009 - Dec 2010
This project summarises and synthesises the experiences donors have had to date with support to parliaments, and arrives at a number of lessons learned. ...
Parliament support, Governance
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
Scholars, politicians and women activists today share a concern for the limited representation of women in different political bodies. Statistics comparing ...
Elections, Political parties, Women's representation, Uganda
Operating in the shadow of the executive - women's substantive representation in the Uganda Parliament
Event | 3 Oct 2013
Trial lecture 3 October, 15.15 p.m.: "Women's substantive representation in Africa's legislatures today: Do findings from Uganda apply elsewhere?" Defence 4 October, ...
News | 12 May 2015
Discussions over the role Islam should play in public life, are raging in Tunisia. A veiled Tunisair flight attendant caused uproar in the Tunisian Parliament recently, writes researcher Mari Norbakk from fieldwork in Tunis.
Book Chapter | Mar 2008
This chapter analyses the role of the Ugandan legislature in changing the rules of the political game. It discusses the successful move to change ...
Uganda, Parliament, Elections, Political institutions
News | 29 Jun 2012
Electoral gender quotas have changed the representation of women in politics. Africa is pioneering. Rwanda is currently the only country in the world with more women than men in the national parliament.
News | 25 Oct 2013
Ugandan women have organized themselves to the core of national politics. What lessons are there to learn from the Ugandan experience?
Journal Article | Jan 2007
SADC Parliamentary Forum - From the Outside Looking in Elling N. Tjønneland Global Dialogue, An Int
parliaments, regional co-operation, SADC, Southern Africa
Angola Brief | Sep 2014
The Angolan Parliament has recently approved a comprehensive set of new tax legislation as part of the ongoing non-oil tax reform. An amnesty for taxpayers’ ...
Tax amnesty, tax reform, Angola
CMI Report | Jan 2005
Despite the important accountability functions assigned supreme audit institutions, little is known about their actual functioning and we have scant information ...
Accountability/economic accountability, Audit, Auditor general, Budget, Parliament, Supreme audit institutions, Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda, Africa: Malawi
Political scientist focusing on governance, corruption, resource management
Natural resources, political economy, corruption, democratisation, parliaments, political parties, state and civil society relations, political institutionalis, neopatrimonialism, development theory, political theory and comparative politics, Angola, Malawi, Ghana, Nigeria, Bangladesh, Palestine
News | 14 Oct 2012
For the first time in Sudanese history, 25% of the parliamentarians in the Assembly are women.
Submission to the UK Parliament International Development Committee “Effectiveness of UK Aid Inquiry”, 2020
U4 Report | Mar 2020
Corruption in its various guises is well established as an impediment both to aid effectiveness and broader development goals: this is why anti-corruption ...
Corruption, anti-corruption, aid effectiveness
In search of the impact of international support for political parties in new democracies: Malawi and Zambia compared
Journal Article | Dec 2010
Democracy assistance programmes have gradually included support for political parties in addition to support for civil society, parliaments and the electoral ...
Democratization, Comparative analysis, Malawi, Zambia