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Programme | Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
The aim of this strategic institute programme is to take a new look at the processes of democratisation in Africa. To reach a deeper understanding ...
Political institutions, democratic accountability, democratisation, elections, parties, parliaments, the judiciary, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia, South Africa
News | 30 Apr 2013
Afghan women's rights activists are caught in a squeeze between the expectations of Western donors, demands from Islamists and their own ambitions. Advocates fear rejection of all attempts to promote women's rights and are forced to make compromises.
News | 25 Jun 2010
Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has granted 15 million NOK to fund a three-year research and capacity building programme between CMI and the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) focusing on Inclusive Growth and Good Governance.
Private sector development for poverty reduction. Opportunities and challenges for Norwegian development aid
CMI Report | Sep 2015
Private sector development (PSD) is back on the donors’ agenda. In Norway, PSD aid and aid funded loans have increased more than five-fold ...
CMI Report | Jan 1993
This study takes an extended look at Botswana, a country which is found to depart from the common pattern of African states and therefore may be considered ...
Democracy, Development planning, Economic policy, Botswana
News | 6 Jun 2008
Vibeke Wang Har blitt tildelt det årlige stipendet fra Nationalgaven til Chr. Michelsen 2007.
Event | 19 Apr 2007
Seminar with Nader Nadery on the controversial issue of transitional justice in Afghanistan.
Newspaper Op-Ed | Dec 2013
The Land Acquisition Bill passed by both houses of Parliament awaits presidential nod before it becomes law and replaces the Land Acquisition Act, 1894. ...
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.
Book Chapter | Jan 2014
“You can now buy yourself a MP nomination the same way as you buy an air ticket to Singapore: pay up and off you go!” This statement by a ...
Corruption, political corruption, Bangladesh
CMI Report | Jan 2006
This study compares the three constitutional documents listed below that were the subject of debate in Kenya's constitutional reform process in 2005: ...
Constitutions, Comparative analysis, Kenya
Book Chapter | Jan 2019
In 2016, the ‘secret loans affair’ sprung on to the Mozambican political scene with the discovery that three government-owned companies – ...
political corruption, 'secret loans affair', economic crisis, enrichment, elite formation, Mozambique
Project | Jan 2014 - Dec 2016
The primary project objective is to better understand what promotes women's participation in politics in Malawi, and the possible effects of women's participation ...
Democratisation, participation, gender, Malawi
Project | Oct 2006 - Feb 2007
The objective of this project is 1. To increase our insight in how more transparency and openness to the public may be introduced into the budget processes. ...
public reform, budget, transparenct, civil society, Angola
CMI Insight | May 2016
Reform of family law is considered among the most difficult to achieve since it contests ‘the notion of women and children as property’. There ...
child marriage, marriage, family law, Malawi, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Zambia
Event | 25 Feb 2016
The Anti-Conversion Bill was never adopted in Sri Lanka, but the heated debate surrounding the law proposal in 2004 points to the dilemmas of proselytism. How far can you go to convert someone to your religion?
CMI Brief | Apr 2016
In the 2014 elections in Malawi, the incumbent female president Joyce Banda lost the presidency, and the number of women MPs was reduced from 43 to 33. ...
voting, election, gender, Malawi
Project | Sep 2010
Accra, Ghana, 7th September 2010. A one-day seminar on Resource Management and Good Governance in the Petroleum Sector, arranged by Petrad for Norad's ...
Resource curse, petroleum, Ghana
Book Chapter | Nov 2019
This introductory chapter outlines the distinctions between, on the one hand, political and bureaucratic corruption, and, on the other hand, between extractive ...
political corruption, corruption, power preservation, political economy analysis, bribery, favouritism, vote buying
Report in External Series | Jan 2015
The Afghan Ministry of Education estimates that there are presently 8.35 million students (39% of which are girls) in primary, lower secondary, and upper ...