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Project | Apr 2014 - Jun 2018
The Taxation, Institutions and Participation (TIP) project investigates the effects of tax havens on the domestic revenue system, institutions ...
Capital flight, tax havens, taxation, institutions, lobbying, citizen participation, Angola, Tanzania, Zambia
Journal Article | Apr 2017
In developed nations, issues of taxation rank high on the agendas of political parties. In Africa’s new democracies taxation does not ...
Project | Jan 2014 - Dec 2017
While the number of women holding parliamentary seats is slowly growing globally from 10% in 1995 to 17% in 2009, Africa is on the ‘fast ...
Malawi, Zambia, Uganda, Sudan
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
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 ...
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)
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
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
Social anthropologist focusing on development, with a particular emphasis on fishing communities and migration in West and Southern Africa.
African fishery systems, fish and nutrition, natural resource management, migration and political strategies, aid to sub-Saharan Africa, Southern Africa, West Africa, Angola, Benin, Malawi, Mali, Zambia, Mozambique
Senior Researcher (20%)
Political scientist focusing on democratisation and human rights, economic reform, taxation, institutional change and international aid, with a particular emphasis on Southern and Eastern Africa.
Democratisation, human rights, governance, electoral administration, political parties, economic reform, institutional change, taxation, and aid effectiveness, Africa: Sub Saharan Africa, in particular Namibia, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi
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
Specialist in strategic communication and research communication Ingvild Hestad is a specialist in strategic communication and research communication. ...
research communication, web communication, communication strategies, strategic communication
Researcher and Coordinator: Gender Politics
Political scientist whose research focuses on gender and politics
Uganda, Malawi, Tanzania
Political scientist researching women, politics and Islam in the Middle East and Northern Africa.
Islamism, democracy, human rights, state versus civil society, political liberalization, womens' civil and political rights, political inclusion, Sudan, Saudi Arabia
Senior Program Advisor (U4)
Political scientist focusing on aid, corruption, governance, and natural resources, particularly political economy and political ecology approaches to the forestry sector and extractive industries.
Corruption, anti-corruption, natural resource manangement, political economy, political ecology, forest governance, extractive industries, Cambodia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Mozambique
Political scientist currently working on projects related to political institutions and their role in fostering or reducing political inequality.
Political inequality, Democratisation, Autocratization, Hybrid regimes, Elections, Political parties, Political funding, Media, Human Rights, Legal institutions, Sub-Saharan Africa, Angola, Uganda, Zambia, Malawi
Senior Program Advisor (U4) (on leave)
Analysing what works to enhance public accountability, and working with decision makers to improve governance and anticorruption reforms Jesper ...
Accountability, transparency, anti-corruption, governance, evaluation methods (M&E), public administration reform, policy analysis/development, civil society, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Kosovo, Liberia, Malawi, Rwanda, Tajikistan, Tanzania, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Sociologist focusing on adolescent sexual and reproductive health and rights and gender perspectives.
CMI Brief | May 2016
In 2010, a UN Resolution explicitly recognized the human right to water and sanitation (HRtWS). But has this international recognition improved ...
natural resources, water, human rights, Costa Rica, South Africa, Brazil, Ethiopia, India, Peru, Zambia
Effectiveness of a girls’ empowerment programme on early childbearing, marriage and school dropout among adolescent girls in rural Zambia: study protocol for a cluster randomized trial
Journal Article | Jan 2016
Background: Adolescent pregnancies pose a risk to the young mothers and their babies. In Zambia, 35% of young girls in rural areas have given ...