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Event | 6 Nov 2013
Africa is one of the most vulnerable continents to climate change. The poor are the most vulnerable to heat waves, sea level rise, the destruction of coastal zones, drought and water shortages. Is fair global interenational climate governance possible, asks Professor Oliver C. Ruppel.
Book | Jan 2018
The Politics of the Headscarf in the United States investigates the social and political effects of the practice of Muslim-American women wearing the ...
Project | Jan 2000 - Dec 2020
Arve Ofstad at CMI was the Team Leader for UN Development Programme's review of its assistance to Angola 1997-2000. The review showed that UNDP had designed ...
Project | Jan 2003 - Dec 2024
The Namibian Economic Policy Research Unit (NEPRU), the Social Sciences Division of the Multidisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Namibia ...
Capacity-building, Economic Policy Research, Namibia
Event | 15 Jun 2012
Will REDD+ improve forest governance and address corruption, or add to corruption problems leading to social, environmental and economic harm?
Event | 7 May 2013
Watch it online.
La CNUCC en bref: Guide pratique sur la Convention des Nations Unies contre la corruption à l'intention des membres du corps diplomatique et des organismes donateurs
U4 Brief | Aug 2011
Ce guide est une introduction sur les possibilités d’actions des membres du corps diplomatique et des organismes donateurs ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2009
Admittedly, the trend in Afghanistan for the past 30 years has been towards a more centralized state and greater concentration of power in the presidency. ...
Event | 12 May 2016
Reflections on the peace process in the Sudan and South Sudan from 2002 to 2015. Endre Stiansen, Senior Policy and Research Advisior at the United Nations ...
Journal Article | Aug 2013
Multiple book review essay on Globalizing Afghanistan. Terrorism, War and the Rhetoric of Nation Building. Edited by Zubida Jalalzai and David Jefferess. ...
In the business of peace: the political influence of private military and security companies on UN peacekeeping
Journal Article | Jan 2013
Private military and security companies increasingly perform services for the UN. The article describes how these companies are used by the UN organization ...
Report in External Series | Mar 2009
The meeting of the Nordic Foreign Ministers in Stockholm on 18 April 2008 adopted a Plan of Action for Nordic Cooperation in Afghanistan to enable them ...
Project | Jan 1999 - Jan 2000
Participation in a workshop in Ottawa 1999 organised by the Canadian and Norwegian ministries of Foreign Affairs. The task included writing and presentation ...
News | 26 Apr 2016
Corrupt judicial systems undermine reforms and are a major impediment to ensuring access to justice and human rights for ordinary citizens across the world, says a new report published by the United Nations Development Programme and U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre on 8 April. Titled, A Transparent and Accountable Judiciary to Deliver Justice for All, the report cites survey data suggesting that the public perceive the judiciary as the second most corrupt public institution, after the police.
U4 Issue | Sep 2014
Legislation prohibiting foreign bribery has been enacted and enforced by several countries, notably the United States and the United Kingdom, but its ...
international drivers of corruption
Book Chapter | Feb 2009
The United States Cathy Albisa and Jessica Leigh Schultz Social rights jurisprudence. Emerging tren
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
WID/Gender units and the experience of gender mainstreaming in multilateral organisations. Knights on white horses?
Commissioned Report | Jan 1999
(Evaluation Report 1/99)
CMI Brief | Sep 2017
Female genital mutilation (FGM) is still a common practice in Sudan. Nine out of ten women have been subjected to this practice. In 2009, a proposed ...
FGM, female genital mutilation, weak law, law, paper tiger, ARUSS, Sudan
Journal Article | Jan 1983
Dilemmas involved in defining and delimiting household units in rural surveys in Bangladesh Eirik G