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News | 6 Jan 2012
Our faith drives us. We do our work with respect and humility. Our aim is to facilitate the distribution of food for every Egyptian who needs it, without discrimination between women or men, Muslim or Christian."
Maximising the efficiency and impact of Supreme Audit Institutions through engagement with other stakeholders
U4 Issue | Aug 2013
The effectiveness of Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) is not determined solely by resources and capacity levels. A range of other factors is of ...
Accountability, Audit, Audit cycle, Media, NGO, Parliament, People's engagement, , Public financial management, Public participation, Public resources, Supreme Audit Institution, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Slovenia
Quotas and women's substantive representation: Evidence from a content analysis of Ugandan plenary debates
Journal Article | Jan 2017
Despite the popularity of electoral gender quotas, the substantive impact of quotas on the plenary behavior of members of parliament (MPs) has yet to ...
CMI Report | Jan 2006
This report analyses the 2006 Ugandan presidential and parliamentary election in terms of the broader process starting with the processes of setting the ...
Uganda, Elections, Political institutions
Sociologist currently focusing on governance and human rights research.
Oscillatory labour migration in Kenya, regional integration in Eastern and Southern Africa, democratisation in Africa, elections, human rights (including child rights), institutional analysis, poverty reduction, development research, state and nation in sub-Saharan Africa, aid, urbanisation, Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda
CMI Report | Jan 1997
The report gives an overview of the main trends and changes in Norwegian refugee policy since 1945. The focus is on the more recent Norwegian political ...
Refugees, Government policy, Norway
News | 14 Aug 2012
On 31st of August voters in Angola will elect a new parliament and a president. It is already clear that the dice are loaded. Despite the low quality of the elections and the machinations of the incumbent - is Angola on the path to democracy?
CMI Report | Jan 2006
This report summarises the findings of a joint research project undertaken by the Centre for Social Research, Chr. Michelsen Institute and the Universities ...
Malawi, , Elections, Political institutions, Judiciary, Parliament, Electoral commission, Political parties, Accountability
News | 2 Oct 2015
The U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre´s call for more EU action to curb corruption in non-EU partner countries hit a European nerve.
CMI Brief | Sep 2008
After the civil war ended 6 years ago, and for the first time since 1992, Angola will go to the polls. On 5th September 2008, there will be parliamentary ...
Journal Article | Jan 2013
Many Latin American countries are moving towards increased accountability for past human rights violations. There is a growing international consensus ...
accountability, human rights, impunity, transitional justice, Uruguay, Uruguay
Project | Jan - Dec 2006
In 2001 CMI and Department of Comparative Politics, University of Bergen collaborated around the establishment of a new research programme, Political ...
Democratic institutionalisation, the judiciary, the parliament, political parties, electoral administration, elections, Zambia, Uganda and Malawi
CMI Report | Apr 2015
This report forms part of a larger study titled Advancing the Rights of Children: Assessing the Effectiveness of Transnational Advocacy Networks ...
Project | Oct 2004 - Dec 2006
Electoral processes begin long before elections actually take place and requires a long time horizon. As an indicator of the effectiveness of institutions ...
Democratic accountability, elections, political parties, parliament, courts, Uganda
Journal Article | Jun 2013
Human rights activists began to develop strategies for a transitional justice process in Afghanistan soon after the US-led intervention in 2001 and by ...
Afghanistan, Civil Society, Human Rights, Transitional Justice, United Nations
Journal Article | Jun 2016
Abstract: Private sector development (PSD) is back on the donors’ agenda. In Norway, PSD aid and aid funded loans have increased more than five-fold ...
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
News | 4 May 2016
The new Marriage Act in Malawi has been hailed for raising the legally prescribed age of marriage to 18, yet the truth is that there is no absolute minimum age of marriage in Malawi and that legal inconsistencies threaten the enforcement of the law.
News | 10 Jul 2015
The European Union needs to develop a coherent strategy and invest in tackling corruption outside its own neighbourhood.
Event | 5 Dec 2012
Åse Gilje Østensen (UiB) i samtale med Lovise Aalen (CMI) og Stig Jarle Hansen (UMB). Somalia har begynt å ...