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Project | May - Oct 2009
From curse to development: Natural resources, institutions and public revenues’ Time: 8-11 SeptemberVenue: Holmenkollen Park Hotel, Oslo The conference was ...
Natural resources, public revenues, taxation
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
News | 4 Jan 2008
The CMI Report on the Angolan budget process in now also available in Portuguese.
Journal Article | Jun 2013
Recent years have seen a growing interest on taxation in developing countries among donors. This reflects a concern for raising domestic revenues to finance ...
Taxation, tax reform, aid, technical assistance
Event | 8 Sep 2009
The discovery of oil or mineral resources has been associated with devastating political conflict and economic setbacks insted of sustainable economic growth and poverty alleviation. The Oslo conference is aimed at eliciting lessons learned from recent efforts to improve the management of natural resources in developing countries.
Angola, DRC, Ghana, Nigeria, Niger, East Timor, Laos, and Mongolia
Event | 13 May 2008
Indigenous responses to multicultural state reform in Guatemala and Mexico. Professor Rachel Sieder analyzes indigenous peoples' efforts to articulate alternative visions of government, law and justice.
Senior Researcher, Coordinator Governance
Political scientist whose competence areas include local government reform, corruption and opposition in Africa.
Local government reform, corruption, China in Africa, press freedom, China, Africa: Angola, Mozambique., Americas: Venezuela
Project | May - Jun 2011
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has hovered low on governance-related indices for many years. In 2010, the country scored 2.0 out of a best ...
Corruption, anti-corruption, DR Congo
U4 Brief | Mar 2008
A recent anti-corruption initiative targeting Peru's education sector was undertaken jointly by the Office of the Ombudsman and Transparency International's ...
education, english, corruption, anti-corruption, Peru, Latin America, Peru
Anti-corruption policy making in practice: What can be learned for implementing Article 5 of UNCAC? Synthesis report of six country case studies: Georgia, Indonesia, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Tanzania, and Zambia
U4 Issue | Jan 2007
Fighting corruption is a challenge in any context, because corruption has many faces and can occur in different forms across all sectors and institutions ...
uncac, Georgia, Indonesia, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Tanzania, Zambia
Project | Feb - Jun 2013
Sudan has undertaken decentralization reforms since the early 1990s, in a federal government system with three tiers: federal, state, and local government ...
Intergovernmental fiscal relations, state and local government revenues, taxes, business licenses, user fees, Sudan
Report in External Series | Sep 2020
This report provides an understanding of how temporary governance during major political transitions is structured and how it works in practice. Interim ...
interim governance, transition, political transition, ceasefire, unity government, security reform, disarmament, post-conflict elections, peacebuilding, conflict resolution, Afghanstan, Burundi, Congo, DRC, Gabon, Libya, Madagascar, Myanmar, Burma, Nepal, Papua New Guinea, Bougainville, Philippines, Mindanao, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tajikistan, Yemen
Journal Article | Nov 2014
Ethiopia has implemented one of the largest, fastest and least expensive land registration and certification reforms in Africa. While there is evidence ...
U4 Issue | Nov 2012
Governments and donor agencies are under increasing pressure to show hard evidence that their interventions are effective and good value for money. Anti-corruption ...
Anti-corruption, corruption, evaluation, design, theory of change, methodology, tool, evidence, case study, theory-based evaluation, programming, strategy, evaluation measurement, Zambia, Malawi
Report in External Series | Aug 2011
With a focus on the institutional set-up and the political environment as central to understanding and rectifying the poor impact of mining on Ghana’s ...
Political economy, corruption, mining, Ghana, Ghana
CMI Report | Sep 2007
Despite the impressive figures that point to a booming economy (with real GDP growth unofficially projected by the EBRD at 7% in 2007), not all is well ...
CMI Report | Nov 2015
This report investigates criminal law reform in Sudan, focusing on two important and controversial legal reforms related to (a) a definition of rape that ...
U4 Brief | Oct 2007
Corruption has gained significant attention in development discourse and practice. While anticorruption (AC) training is identified as a useful approach ...
private sector, corruption, World
CMI Brief | Nov 2017
Legislating a minimum age of marriage at 18 has stirred counter-mobilization in some, but not all, countries where religious or traditional institutions ...
child marriage, counter-mobilization, Sudan, Zambia
Journal Article | Aug 2014
Since the mid-1980s, 32 countries around the world have adopted community development requirements into their mining laws, while nine countries are in ...
mining, community development, regulatory reform, corporate social, responsibility, foreign direct investment, Sierra Leone