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Book Chapter | Oct 2013
The five Nordic countries may be thought of as quite similar in many ways so that we would expect commonalities rather than differences among them. In ...
Social discrimination, migration, immigration, emigration, ethnic minorities, multiculturalism, social welfare, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, Finnland
U4 Brief | Mar 2009
Humanitarian crises that call for international assistance almost always take place in countries that either can’t or won’t meet the needs ...
humanitarian aid, corruption, emergencies, USA, Iran, Sudan
Report in External Series | Aug 2008
This brief examines changes in citizens' perceptions of local taxation over time in Tanzania based on survey data from 2003 and 2006. It investigates ...
Local government, taxation, tax compliance, Tanzania
Fishermen and Territorial Anxieties in China and Vietnam: Narratives of the South China Sea beyond the Nation Frame
Journal Article | May 2017
In the geopolitical conflict over the South China Sea (SCS), fishers are at the center of Chinese and Vietnamese cartographic imaginations that define ...
U4 Issue | Oct 2011
Why and how does corruption occur in procurement? Why is it important to prevent corruption in procurement? What are the main risks at various stages ...
public financial management and procurement, public administration
CMI Report | Jan 2006
The purpose of this review is to assist Norwegian People's Aid in adapting its Angola programme to reach the objectives it has set for the period from ...
Land mines, Rural development, Land ownership, Human rights, Gender, HIV/Aids, Civil society, Partnership approach, Angola, Norwegian People's Aid
CMI Report | Jan 2006
Right to Play (former Olympic Aid), is an athlete-driven international humanitarian organisation which uses sport and play as a development tool for children ...
Sports, Children, Youth, Nongovernmental organizations, Refugees, Tanzania, Pakistan
Project | Feb - Aug 2005
This report was prepared for the Norwegian Embassy in Mozambique and NORAD. Its purpose is to advise the Norwegian and other cooperation authorities on ...
Poverty, Research, Analysis, Mozambique
Project | Jan - Dec 2003
The main objectives of the evaluation were to (a) assess the relevance, effectiveness and impact of Danish development assistance administered by MS; ...
aid, NGOs, partnership, Africa: Kenya, Zambia., Asia: Nepal
Commissioned Report | Feb 2008
Leaders of the world community have committed themselves to providing development assistance on a scale and in a form that enables developing countries ...
News | 1 Nov 2016
Poor Indians who receive money on bank accounts instead of cash save twice as much as others. Mobile banking schemes may contribute to lift people out ...
Saving, mobile banking, India
Project | Dec 2013 - Jun 2016
Operationalizing a rights-based approach to health service delivery (RBA-healthdelivery) is a joint effort by CMI, The World Bank Institute and Harvard ...
right to health, health system reform, right based approach, health care delivery
Project | Oct 2017 - Feb 2018
Corruption is a severe threat to wildlife conservation globally. While conservation practitioner anecdotes and existing empirical research all point to ...
Corruption, caviar trade, wildlife crime, Global
News | 3 Sep 2015
Corruption and illegal trafficking endanger the world’s biodiversity
Event | 23 Mar 2015
Cultural and religious resistance against education of girls is widespread in many parts of Afghanistan. How can you run schools for girls in the insecure Kandahar province where education for girls is highly controversial?
Event | 12 Jan 2009
The conflict in Afghanistan is closely intertwined with political tensions in the country's neighbourhood. There is a clear need for a regional response. What are the prospects for a genuinely concerted approach?
Journal Article | Jun 2019
This article explores how working women in Sudan's capital negotiate legal constraints placing them under the guardianship of their husbands, imposing ...
CMI Brief | Apr 2018
Reserved-seat quotas have been used worldwide as a measure to get more women in parliament. However, they are meant to be temporary until women can compete ...
quota- to non-quota seats, women in parliament, Tanzania, Uganda
Turnaround: The national resistance movement and the reintroduction of a multiparty system in Uganda
Journal Article | Apr 2009
This article addresses the process behind the decision of the National Resistance Movement (NRM) to reintroduce multiparty politics in Uganda. Restrictions ...
Edited Book | Jan 2001
This book is about the multitude of associations that has emerged in African cities in recent years. In many cases, they are a response to mounting poverty, ...
Urbanisation, Civil society, Africa