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CMI Brief | May 2018
The number of Muslim women participating in political decision-making in the Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) is on the rise. This brief explores ...
Women in politics, Peacebuilding in Africa, Complementarity, Sudan
Commissioned Report | Jan 2010
The paper provides advice for practitioners on how to apply political economy tools to improve public procurement processes. At present, there are no ...
Procurement, political economy
Edited Book | Nov 2016
This book addresses the role that various media have in the shaping and active contestation of particular conflicts and political agendas in the Arab ...
Book | Jan 2003
Despite the optimistic forecasts in 1991, both the political and economic liberalisation processes in Zambia are today characterised by their partial ...
economic development, economic reform, donors, political development, Zambia
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
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1999
Corruption is generally defined as the misuse of public authority, and political corruption is here defined as corruption in which the political decision-makers ...
Journal Article | Jun 2019
Research showing that there is strong correlation between increased female labor force participation and women’s political participation is essentially ...
Journal Article | Jan 1993
Political transition and economic reform. The role of labour in Zambian national politics Lise Rakn
Project | Jan 2008 - Dec 2010
Parliamentary elections will be held in Angola in 2008, as the first elections since 1992. There are now almost 100 political parties registered in Angola, ...
Angola, democratization, political parties
Report in External Series | Jan 2017
This report provides a comprehensive political economy analysis of contemporary Malawi. The country epitomises the primacy of patrimonial politics – ...
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 ...
Report in External Series | Sep 2014
This study provides an overview of the evolution of political parties since the birth of Bangladesh. It analyses and compares the ideology, organisational ...
Political parties, Bangladesh
Institutionalizing the pro-democracy movements: the case of Zambia's movement for multiparty democracy
Journal Article | Nov 2011
In this contribution the challenges of political opposition is addressed through a focus on the problems of institutionalizing parties and party systems ...
democracy, party institutionalization, economic and political liberalization, , sub-Saharan Africa, Zambia
News | 10 Nov 2015
The US military strike that devastated the MSF hospital in Kunduz in northern Afghanistan on 3 October generated profound, if short-lived, outrage in much of the world. The US government promised an investigation, and in late October appointed a military panel to do so. Yet its investigation is unlikely to address the more fundamental questions this attack raises: Why have US-airstrikes repeatedly produced catastrophic cases of “collateral damage” in Afghanistan?
Women and the remaking of politics in Southern Africa: Negotiating autonomy, incorporation and representation
Book | Jan 2004
African women have a long history of political involvement. Yet, the fervour with which they participated in anti-colonial struggles and supported national ...
Women, Politics, Women's role, Liberation, Africa: South Africa., Southern Africa
The politics of complexity in Bodoland: the interplay of contentious politics, the production of collective identities and elections in Assam
Journal Article | Jan 2016
The politics of complexity in Bodoland: the interplay of contentious politics, the production of col
Project | Feb - Dec 2010
National procurement systems handle a substantial share of total government expenditures in most countries. If the public procurement systems in poorer ...
procurement, political economy analysis
Edited Book | Sep 2016
About two decades ago, in Malawi, the issue of the numbers of women in politics was not newsworthy. Few stakeholders showed any concern about the low ...
Journal Article | Jan 2016
Studies have found that politically deprived groups are more likely to rebel. However, does rebellion increase the likelihood of achieving political rights? ...
Report in External Series | Jan 1998
(PhD Thesis, University of Bergen)