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Living in a material world: Political funding in electoral authoritarian regimes in Sub-saharan Africa
Master's Thesis | Dec 2011
This thesis investigates the role of political funding in two electoral authoritarian regimes in Sub-Saharan Africa. The issue of political funding has ...
Political funding, political parties, democracy, electoral authoritarianism, Angola, Uganda
Journal Article | Jun 2018
Many natural resource abundant countries have established sovereign wealth funds as part of their strategy of managing the resource wealth. The paper ...
Fiscal policy, extractive industries, resource curse, sovereign wealth fund
CMI Report | Jan 2002
This report addresses the problem of foreign funding of political parties in newly democratised African states. The report identifies some problems associated ...
CMI Report | Jan 2005
This report reviews Norwegian support to Tanzania Culture Trust Fund (Mfuko wa Utamaduni Tanzania). The fund was established by the Government of Tanzania ...
CMI Working Paper | Jul 2016
Abstract Many natural resource abundant countries have established sovereign wealth funds as part of their strategy of managing the resource wealth. ...
Fiscal policy, extractive industries, resource curse, sovereign wealth fund, Tanzania
U4 Brief | May 2008
Donor funding has fuelled a vast increase in service delivery, medical research and clinical trials throughout the developing world. Yet, there is a dark ...
corruption, health sector, monitoring aid, corruption in aid
Book Chapter | Jan 2017
Community development funds drawing from resource revenues are increasingly used to address issues of revenue distribution and local development in resource ...
Ghana, Sierra Leone, community mining funds, elite capture, Sierra Leone
CMI Brief | Jul 2016
The Government of Tanzania is looking for the best policies and institutional designs to turn future petroleum revenues into welfare, development and ...
Fiscal policy, Extractive industries, Resource curse, Sovereign wealth fund, Tanzania
CMI Report | Jan 1997
This study forms part of the output of a consultancy on Social Development Funds in Zimbabwe and Malawi commissioned from Chr. Michelsen Institute by ...
Poverty alleviation, Microcredit, Social aspects, Evaluation, Malawi, Africa: Malawi
U4 Issue | Jan 2019
Donors are increasingly relying on multi-partner funds for delivering results on challenging development and humanitarian issues and in difficult situations. ...
Rewarding Safe Motherhood: How can Performance-Based Funding Reduce Maternal and Newborn Mortality in Tanzania?
CMI Report | Jan 2007
Performance-based funding has been proposed as one mechanism to speed up the implementation of interventions for reduced maternal and newborn mortality. ...
Health sector, Maternal mortality, Child mortality, Economic aspects, Tanzania
U4 Practice Insight | Mar 2013
Since 2002, the Joint Donor Anti-Corruption Fund (FAC) in Nicaragua worked with the national government to respond to corruption. The FAC brought together ...
aid, donors, Nicaragua, anti-corruption, Nicaragua
Journal Article | Jan 2015
How do public regulations shape the composition and behavior of non-governmental organizations (NGOs)? Because many NGOs advocate liberal causes, such ...
NGOs, regulations, foreign funding, human rights, Ethiopia
CMI Working Paper | Dec 2008
Private companies are spending significant resources on social projects in Angola, for the benefit of poor, for general development purposes and for positioning ...
Angola, Social Funds, Corporate Social Responsibility, Economics, Politics
Mobilising resources for regional integration in Southern Africa. Towards a SADC capacity-building fund
CMI Report | Jan 1996
Two fundamental problems have been figuring on the agenda of SADC since 1990: donor dependency and institutional structure. While not divorcing the broader ...
Regional integration, Capacity building, Southern Africa, Africa: SADC
"How can the Elections Help us Quell Hunger?" Mid-Term Review of Norwegian Support to UNDP's Trust Fund for Civic Education
CMI Report | Oct 2008
This report is the mid-term review of UNDPs trust fund for civic education in Angola. The trust fund was set up in late 2006, with support from the embassies ...
Angola, UNDP, Civic education, Elections, Democratisation
U4 Issue | Mar 2011
Donor agencies are increasingly vigilant for signs of corruption or other abuses in the projects and programmes they fund, no matter what aid modality ...
corruption in aid
Book Chapter | Jan 2015
Election Funding and Donor Interventions Arne Tostensen and Rafiq Hajat The Malawi 2014 Tripartite
Report in External Series | Jan 2001
(Commissioned by Norad)
U4 Brief | Feb 2020
Donors and development actors rely quite heavily on audit reports, despite their high cost and the disruption they cause. Yet it is questionable whether ...