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Crisis at South Africa’s universities – what are the implications for future cooperation with Norway?
CMI Brief | Mar 2017
South Africa’s universities have witnessed unprecedented student revolts over the past two years. It began as protests against a rise ...
education, students, revolt, protest, South Africa, Norway
Project | Jul 2015 - Jun 2017
After the end of the Cold War armed conflict steadily declined; however, since 2007 that trend has reversed. New conflicts in countries with ...
local peacebuilding, conflict-affected countries, rights-based peacebuilding, Nepal, South Africa, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Central African Republic, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Kenya, South Sudan, South/Southeast Asia, Africa
Political scientist focusing on development and development assistance, rising powers and African development and a strong emphasis on South Africa and Southern Africa.
Development aid, peace and security, democratisation, foreign policy, democratisation, civil society, regional cooperation, Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa
Journal Article | Jan 2017
Although many African governments introduced provisions for subnational elections in the early 1990s, there is variation in the extent to which ...
Decentralisation, post-conflict states, Angola, Ethiopia, South Africa
Project | Jul 2016 - Jun 2018
The project looks at the cost of women’s exclusion and the possibilities for their inclusion in peace talks, peacebuilding, and politics ...
Women, peacebuilding, Africa, legal reform, Algeria, Somalia, South Sudan, Nigeria, Sudan
Professor of Development Studies, Ahfad University and University of Khartoum
Social anthropologist whose research covers topics related to political, social and economic development of Africa in general and Sudan and the Horn of Africa in particular.
CMI Insight | Mar 2017
The growth of Africa’s towns and cities has outpaced local governments’ capacity for service delivery in terms of management, infrastructure, ...
urbanism, tax, property, property tax, growth, urban boom, South Africa, Africa, Burundi, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Uganda, Gambia, Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Rwanda, Tanzania, Mozambique, Sierra Leone
Book Chapter | Feb 2017
South Africa: Rethinking Enforcement Narratives Malcolm Langford, Steven Kahanovitz Social Rights J
Political scientist exploring intersections between law and politics
law and social change, legal institutions, rights-mobilization, human rights, social rights, health rights, environmental rights, democratic participation, democratic institutionalisaton, accountaibility instituions, constitutionmaking, constitutionalism, reconciliation, health policy, climate change, South Africa, Malawi, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, India
Political determinants of sexual and reproductive health: Criminalisation, health impacts and game changers
Project | Mar 2016 - Mar 2020
Development actors have increasingly recognised the importance of the political determinants of health. One way in which politics and power ...
Abortion, homosexuality, criminal law, health policy, mental health, political determinants, Uganda, Malawi, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Zambia, South Africa, Sudan, Tunisia
Associated Senior Researcher
Political scientist focusing on inclusiveness of African regimes, including questions of women's representation, political party building and territorial politics.
Sub-Saharan Africa (Malawi, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia)
Main Research Topic
We study how governments collect and manage revenues to create better services for citizens in developing countries. In particular, we research the role ...
CMI Emeritus, economist focusing on poverty, development and public finance.
Macro-economics, policy analysis, public finance, poverty analysis, development aid, regional co-operation, institutional development and capacity building for policy analysis, Africa: South Africa, Botswana, Angola, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Mozambique, Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya., Asia: Armenia
Senior Researcher, Coordinator: Tax and Public Finance
Economist focusing on taxation, fiscal corruption and capital flight.
Public finance management, taxation, revenue administration, tax evasion, fiscal corruption, capital flight, intergovernmental fiscal relations, local government tax reform, Africa: Angola, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia., Asia and the Middle East: Bangladesh, Palestine, Sri Lanka
Anthropologist focusing on development; conflict and peacebuilding; social impact assessment (incl. resettlement); agricultural and pastoral systems; and regional analysis and economic adaptations.
Conflict and peacebuilding, economic adaptations, arid and semi-arid areas of Africa, agricultural and pastoral systems, rural development, development planning, regional systems, resettlement and ecosystems analysis, Norway's aid policy, Norway's co-operation with developing countries, Africa: Sudan., Asia: Sri Lanka
Political scientist focusing on governance and human rights in the Horn of Africa
Democratisation, human rights, federalism, ethnicity, post conflict power sharing, political institutions in developmental processes, women's participation in authoritarian contexts, Ethiopia, Sudan, Eritrea, Somalia, Djibouti
Mozambique’s civil war (1975-1992) left the country scarred. We research the all-embracing consequences of poverty, with a special focus on ...
Associated Senior Researcher
Rønning Helge China,Mozambique,Uganda,Angola,South Africa,Southern Africa Comparative Literature A
China, Mozambique, Uganda, Angola, South Africa, Southern Africa
Project | May 2014 - Apr 2018
Sexual and reproductive rights are lightening-rods of controversy in most societies. Political polarization has been particularly pronounced ...
sexual rights, reproductive rights, right to health, lawfare, legal mobilization, abortion, homosexuality, gay rights, Argentina, Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Uruguay, South Africa, Uganda, India, Philippines, Nepal, Australia, USA, Germany, Poland, Norway
Project | Jan 2000 - Jan 2020
This is a strategic institute program at CMI running from 2001-2003, financed by the Norwegian Research Council. It addresses the impact of ...