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Report in External Series | Jan 1995
(Working paper series, Environment and social policy, ESP 14, August 1995)
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 ...
Entitlement, Affordability or a Matter of Trust? Reflections on the Non-payment of Service Charges in Local Authorities
Book Chapter | Jan 2005
In this chapter Fjeldstad reflects on the non-payment of service charges in local authorities in South Africa. The main question he explores is how trust ...
Local government, Service charges, Non-payment, Africa: South Africa
News | 27 Nov 2007
In Africa and Latin America the conditions of rights to land are commonly characterised by ambiguous rules and norms that are intimately connected to the construction and inequality of both national and local social structures and ethnic and religious identities.
Bolivia, Guatemala, Malawi, Tanzania
Journal Article | Mar 2012
We identified livelihood strategies at the household level as a function of assets held using survey data from Malawi. We only included endowments that ...
Livelihoods, non-farm employment, multinomial-logit, Malawi
Book Chapter | Jan 2004
Struggles for social rights - are the courts a suitable battleground? International social and economic rights are recognised as law in many countries, ...
Social rights, South Africa, India, constitutional litigation, Africa, South Africa
Journal Article | Jan 2003
Struggles for social rights – are the courts a suitable battleground? International social and economic rights are recognised as law in many countries, ...
Social rights, South Africa, India, constitutional litigation, Africa: South Africa
Twinning for Development. Institutional Cooperation between Public Institutions in Norway and the South
Commissioned Report | Jan 1998
(Evaluation Report 1.98)
Project | Aug 2000 - Dec 2004
Widespread and systemic corruption is a major impediment to economic, political and social development in the Third World. Corruption affects poor people ...
Corruption, Africa., Middle East, Asia: South Asia
The reversed contagion effect: Explaining the unevenness of women's representation across South African municipalities
Journal Article | Nov 2013
Do dominant parties comply with its gender quota rule when they face an increased electoral threat? Contrary to conventional wisdom, we question whether ...
Gender Quotas, Local Governance, ELections, Women's Representation, South Africa
Substantive Representation in Africa: From Timing to Framing of Family Law Reforms in Morocco, South Africa, and Uganda
Book Chapter | Jan 2016
Substantive Representation in Africa: From Timing to Framing of Family Law Reforms in Morocco, Sou
News | 19 Nov 2007
CMI received 3 research grants from the Poverty and Peace Research Programme announced the Research Council of Norway.
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1991
In this paper it is suggested that the present modalities for North-South cooperation, and especially the current structural adjustment programmes being ...
North South relations, International agreements, Africa
Project | Mar 2006 - Apr 2009
While much is known about corruption in post-communist states, less is known about the impact of conflict on corruption in such states. The project seeks ...
informal relations, corruption, post-communist, post-conflict, Serbia, Macedonia, Bosnia-Herzegovina
Event | 4 May 2005
Richard Wilson, Gladstein Chair of Human Rights and Director of the Human Rights Institute, University of Connecticut discusses human rights after 9/11, What are the effects on human rights of the military actions and anti-terror legislation that constitutes the "war on terror", in the USA as well as globally?
Journal Article | Jan 2015
Religion has increasingly become important in conflicts worldwide. Religious leaders may play a key role in mobilizing believers as they can call for ...
Asian Models for Aid: Is There a Non-Western Approach to Development Assistance? Summary record of seminar held in Oslo, December 2006
CMI Report | Oct 2007
The expansion of the international donor community clearly challenges the current "consensus" of a new "harmonised" aid architecture, ...
Development aid, Asia, Japan, China, India, South Korea
Journal Article | Sep 2017
Analysis of the creation of the Southern Transitional Council (STC) in South Yemen based on predominantly Arabic-language sources, and an assessment of ...
peace process, rebel groups, Yemen, Southern Transitional Council, Zubaidi, Yemen
Event | 7 May 2014
Open lecture with Manuel Vásquez (Professor of Religion at the University of Florida).
Assessing the impact of health rights litigation: A comparative analysis of Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, India and South Africa
Book Chapter | Oct 2011
Assessing the impact of health rights litigation: A comparative analysis of Argentina, Brazil, Col