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The Politics of Women's Representation in Sudan: Debating Women's Rights in Islam from the Elites to the Grassroots
CMI Report | Mar 2010
The international discourse on gender and peacebuilding presupposes a common agenda among all women across religion, ethnicity and class in any given ...
Sudan, Women, Islam, Peacebuilding
Responding to the challenges of supreme audit institutions: Can legislatures and civil society help?
U4 Issue | Feb 2009
The gaps between approved budgets and the realisation of policy and development goals stand among key governance challenges in many developing countries. ...
Supreme Audit Institution, external audit, financial audit, compliance audit, performance audit, audit, public resources, accountability, public financial management and procurement
Turnaround: The National Resistance Movement and the Re-introduction of a Multiparty System in Uganda
CMI Working Paper | Dec 2007
This article addresses the process behind the National Resistance Movement's (NRM) decision to open for a reintroduction of multiparty politics. Why ...
Political systems, National resistance, Elections, Uganda
News | 30 Sep 2016
The book Women in Politics in Malawi was officially launched on Friday 30th September in Lilongwe, with great festivities and the presence of the Malawian Minister of Gender as well as the Director of CMI.
CMI Report | Jan 2004
Malawi and Zambia are poor and heavily indebted countries whose dependence on foreign aid is pronounced. They both qualify for debt relief in terms of ...
Poverty reduction, Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSP), IMF, World Bank, Malawi, Zambia, Africa: Malawi
News | 22 Mar 2013
How can researchers influence policy? By engaging key stakeholders. CPD and CMI regularly host dialogue meetings in Dacca where ministers and key stakeholders meet researchers to discuss research findings.
Project | Jan - Jun 2005
"Understanding Patterns of Accountability in Tanzania" is funded by DFID for the multi-donor Tanzania Governance Working Group (GWG) of the Development ...
Accountability, budget processes, parliament, poverty, Tanzania
Project | Nov 2000 - Dec 2003
The Admin-South Africa project studies the formation and functioning of administrative organisations historically and under the new democratic dispensation ...
Africa: South Africa
Edited Book | Sep 2016
About two decades ago, in Malawi, the issue of the numbers of women in politics was not newsworthy. Few stakeholders showed any concern about the low ...
Report in External Series | Aug 2008
On 27 December 2007 the fourth general elections were held since the democratic opening in the early 1990s. They were widely considered to be seriously ...
Elections, Kenya, electoral violence, campaign financing, political party manifestos, Kenya
Programme | Jun 2010 - Dec 2013
The overall objective of the programme is institutional research co-operation on issues relevant to the poor in Bangladesh, support policy-relevant ...
Governance, poverty, entrepreneurship, FDI, Bangladesh
Project | Nov 2005 - Mar 2006
This study compares the three constitutional documents listed below that were the subject of debate in Kenya's constitutional reform process in 2005: ...
News | 3 Mar 2016
An oil spill in Peru has left a trail of destruction. The company responsible for the oil spill offered indigenous people in the affected areas the equivalent of five NOK to clean up the mess barehanded.
News | 21 Nov 2014
The Norwegian government has appointed a committee that will evaluate Norway’s engagement in Afghanistan. The main objective is to review and draw lessons from the operation. Senior researchers Astri Suhrke and Torunn Wimpelmann at CMI will be part of the Commission.
News | 18 Jan 2012
Current efforts to combat money laundering in the informal financial sector have had very limited effects. Informal money transfer systems cannot be treated and controlled like formal banks, says CMI advisor Jesper Johnsøn in a newly published article.
News | 10 May 2010
The papers from the Maputo conference in April ready for download Letter of invitation Maputo Table of contents Brito, Luis de: Challenge for Democracy: ...
News | 28 Jun 2007
Lise Rakner has been appointed professor in Comparative Politics at the University of Bergen. She is the first female professor at the Institute.
Project | Dec 2007 - Apr 2008
On 27 December 2007 the fourth general elections since the democratic opening in the early 1990s were held. They were widely considered to be seriously ...
Kenya, elections, violence, ethnicity
CMI Report | Jul 2007
This study discerns several deficiencies in the budget process in Angola. The government's budget proposal is not publicly debated, no pre-budget paper ...
Angola, Budget process, Public reform, Public finance, Transparency, Civil society
Project | Jan 2014 - Dec 2017
While the number of women holding parliamentary seats is slowly growing globally from 10% in 1995 to 17% in 2009, Africa is on the ‘fast track’ ...
Malawi, Zambia, Uganda, Sudan