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CMI Report | Jan 2001
More than twenty years of war and civil war and a severe drought has increased the vulnerability of the Afghan population. The warring fractions, the ...
The unending temporary. United Nations Relief and works agency and the politics of humanitarian assistance to Palestinian refugee camps 1950- 2012
Doctoral Thesis | Jan 2015
The unending temporary. United Nations Relief and works agency and the politics of humanitarian assi
UNRWA, Palestinian refugees, humanitarian assistance, refugee camps
CMI Report | Jan 2006
The massive earthquake that struck northern parts of Pakistan and India on 8 October 2005, led to the loss of more than 75 000 lives, 100 000 were severely ...
Earthquakes, Humanitarian assistance, Non-governmental organizations, United Nations, Cluster coordination, Pakistan
Edited Book | Jan 1991
(Published in cooperation with Chr. Michelsen Institute and United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (Seminar Proceedings no. 26))
News | 25 Jun 2010
Nairobi/Brussels, 28 April 2010: To make an end of the brutal Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) once and for all, national armies, the UN and civilians need to pool intelligence and coordinate their efforts in new and creative ways.
Journal Article | Jan 2001
The UN mission in East Timor is the most comprehensive transitional administration undertaken by the UN to date. While having a combined function of peacekeeping ...
Asia: East Timor
Project | Jan 1996
Commisisioned by the Nordic countries, this evaluation of the United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD) in Geneva entailed a comprehensive ...
News | 6 Oct 2010
Remarks by U.S. President Obama in a Ministerial Meeting on Sudan.
The UAE’s Humanitarian Diplomacy: Claiming State Sovereignty, Regional Leverage and International Recognition
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2020
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) became the world’s third-largest donor of humanitarian aid relative to Gross National Income in 2016. The country ...
humanitarian diplomacy, United Arab Emirates, foreign policy, humanitarian enterprise, international relations, humanitarian enterprise, international relations, United Arab Emirates
Event | 29 Jan 2009
W. Michael Kramer a leading expert in the investigation and civil prosecution of serious fraud and corruption cases, holds a brownbag lunch at CMI discussing corruption and fraud in international development projects.
Petite mais néfaste : La corruption dans le financement et les droits d'exploitation des systèmes d'approvisionnement en eau
U4 Brief | Apr 2011
Le « commerce » de l’eau réunit un grand nombre de consommateurs, qui utilisent cette denrée à différentes ...
natural resource management
U4 Issue | Jul 2009
The United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) requires state parties to consider establishing policies requiring officials to reveal “to ...
UNCAC, Asset Declarations, Political Corruption
Book Chapter | Jan 1998
Safeguarding the institution of asylum Astri Suhrke Population distribution and migration United Na
Event | 18 Feb 2013
Professor Micheal Alvarez (UiB) in conversation with editor Antonio Donini. The Golden Fleece examines the impact of manipulation on the effectiveness ...
News | 13 Oct 2010
Read the public address of Gen Salva Kiir Mayardit on his return from the official visit to the United States of America.
News | 10 Sep 2010
This report from the Global Centre for The Responsibility to Protect examines the entire sequence of events in Darfur and asks, first, why the world manifestly failed to stem the violence, and, secondly, what ought to have been done in the face of a state apparently determined to perpetrate atrocities upon its own people.
UNCAC in a nutshell 2019. A quick guide to the United Nations Convention against Corruption for donor agency and embassy staff
U4 Guide | May 2019
This guide provides an overview of the anti-corruption provisions of the UNCAC, covering criminalisation and preventive measures, international cooperation ...
News | 4 May 2016
The new Marriage Act in Malawi has been hailed for raising the legally prescribed age of marriage to 18, yet the truth is that there is no absolute minimum age of marriage in Malawi and that legal inconsistencies threaten the enforcement of the law.
Le recouvrement d'avoirs volés: un principe fondamental de la Convention des Nations Unies contre la corruption
U4 Brief | Jan 2007
Alors que l’aide atteint des centaines de milliards de dollars, les Nations Unies ont montré en 2004 qu’en 15 ans, 54 pays s’étaient ...
News | 25 Sep 2015
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have been criticised for being too broad and vague. What are the chances of success?