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Journal Article | Aug 2009
Opposition parties and their position in the national legislature is a central component of any strategy of “democratization by elections”. ...
Journal Article | Sep 2012
Field experiments documenting positive treatment effects have a strong policy message: scale up! However, such experiments are typically implemented under ...
microfinance, training, entrepeneurs, , Tanzania
Sudan Working Paper | Jun 2008
Scholars of development studies have long debated the efficacy of humanitarian assistance in the Sudan, especially in eastern Sudan, where humanitarian ...
Book | Jan 1997
The book analyses rivalling positions in the South African constitutional debate from the early 1990s via the 1993 interim constitution to the adoption ...
Constitution-making, democracy, political theory, , South Africa
U4 Brief | Dec 2014
When people move between positions as regulator or legislators and private companies within the same sector this can lead to conflicts of interest, regulatory ...
CMI Brief | Oct 2011
Islamic organisations’ role in improving women’s position in society is often dismissed. Instead, they are believed to be devoted to charitable ...
CMI Brief | Jan 2009
The first three in a series of six studies on poverty and well-being in Nampula , the city of Maputo and Sofala have revealed that there are positive ...
poverty reduction, Mozambique
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
News | 10 Jan 2012
In Jordan, churches and mosques are situated side by side. In Sudan, religious minorities can hold powerful positions, but rarely do. Religious domination is not a question of black or white.
Project | Sep 2015 - Dec 2017
Our academic interest in symbolic representation follows the global attention towards achieving gender parity in elected offices the last two decades. ...
Journal Article | May 2018
Within the anthropological urban scholarship on sub-Saharan Africa, there is a shared notion of the continued, and in some cases reemerging, importance ...
Mozambique, Anthropology, urban-rural relations
Book Chapter | Feb 2011
Why is it that we have not seen more positive results in Afghanistan since 2001? What are the major challenges, for the Afghans and for us? Security ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2010
We study how local connections to persons in influential positions affect access to lucrative international migrant jobs and attractive government employment. ...
Monitoring and evaluating Mozambique's poverty reduction strategy PARPA 2006-2008. A synopsis of three qualitative studies on rural and urban poverty
CMI Report | May 2009
The first three in a series of six qualitative and participatory studies on poverty and well-being in Mozambique have revealed that there are positive ...
Suspiciously Supportive or Suspiciously Obstructive? The Relationship Between Local Government and NGOs in Bosnia & Herzegovina, Serbia, and Macedonia
Journal Article | Aug 2008
Relations between local government and NGOs in post-communist states are often described in negative terms. Findings from 70 in-depth interviews ...
NGOs, local government, perceptions, collaboration, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Serbia, and Macedonia
News | 26 Jan 2007
CMI is happy to announce that Radina Trengereid has accepted the position as assistant director at CMI. She will start working at CMI 2 May 2007.
Report in External Series | Aug 2019
When and how do local peace processes and agreements address conflict? What are the opportunities and challenges for women and gender-equality advocates ...
local peace processes, local peace agreements, clustered processes, process design, inclusion, gender, Kenya, Somalia, Yemen, Libya
Event | 20 Oct 2011
Brazil has emerged as the BASIC-group member willing to move furthest towards binding emission cuts. Will Brazil be able to maintain this position?
Lost in Translation. Understanding the Nuba as a Movement Between Epistemic Territories – between difference and sameness, between contingency and continuity
Sudan Working Paper | Mar 2015
The paper is a broad discussion focusing on the Nuba people of the Sudan. The starting point for the reflections is the issue of “translation” ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2020
Outlining historical and contemporary processes of political and economic change in Mozambique’s capital city Maputo, and juxtaposing these with an ethnography ...
Mozambique, Gender, Urban, Inequality, Poverty