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Book Chapter | Jan 2019
In 2016, the ‘secret loans affair’ sprung on to the Mozambican political scene with the discovery that three government-owned companies ...
political corruption, 'secret loans affair', economic crisis, enrichment, elite formation, Mozambique
U4 Issue | Nov 2016
The average annual cost of corruption to Mozambique was recently estimated to be up to USD 4.9 billion for the period 2004-2014. Some analysts ...
international drivers of corruption, illicit financial flows, Mozambique
Project | Jan 2018 - Nov 2019
Political Corruption in AfricaExtraction and Power Preservation This book is analysing political corruption as a distinct but separate entity ...
Corruption, political corruption, development, Africa, Africa
CMI Report | Jan 1997
This study analyses the problem and extent of cross-financing in the Grameen Bank system. The main finding is that cross-financing is rarely ...
Grameen Bank, , Poverty, , Microfinance, Asia: Bangladesh
Event | 23 Nov 2010
China's role in Angola is particularly massive and major loans have been provided for Angola's reconstruction in exchange for access to Angola's oil. Corkin explores the role of the Angolan government in the evolvement of Chinese-Angolan relations.
Book Chapter | Jan 1995
Repayment of old loans through new loans: is "cross-finiancing" a problem for the Grameen Bank? Kar
Project | Jan 2011 - Dec 2014
Micro-entrepreneurs in developing countries face a number of constraints on business growth. Lack of access to capital has received a lot of ...
poverty, entrepreneurship, microcredit, Tanzania
News | 28 Jan 2013
The unique collection has made the library at the Bergen Resource Centre for International Development the most popular specialized library in Norway. In 2011, more than 5000 volumes were on loan all over the country. -The collection is an invaluable resource to researchers and policymakers, says Carol Priestley.
The Mozambique hidden loans case: An opportunity for donors to demonstrate anti-corruption commitment
U4 Brief | Oct 2018
When the Mozambican government issued guarantees for over 1 billion US$ - ignoring their own oversight mechanisms and lending rules - they ended ...
international drivers of corruption, aid, Mozambique
CMI Insight | Jun 2019
Is China pressuring poor countries with debt? Debt trap diplomacy is a recent term that is used to describe Chinese loans for infrastructure ...
CMI Report | Jan 2002
Norway has been requested by IMF to provide balance of payment (BOP) support to Bangladesh, which is facing a critical reduction in its foreign ...
Balance of Payment, Programme Aid, NORAD, Bangladesh, Asia: Bangladesh
Angola Brief | Jun 2011
Microcredit clients are often assigned to credit groups with joint liability for loans. But what makes a credit group work well? What credit ...
Journal Article | Jun 2016
Abstract: Private sector development (PSD) is back on the donors’ agenda. In Norway, PSD aid and aid funded loans have increased more ...
Private sector development for poverty reduction. Opportunities and challenges for Norwegian development aid
CMI Report | Sep 2015
Private sector development (PSD) is back on the donors’ agenda. In Norway, PSD aid and aid funded loans have increased more than five-fold ...
Prêts pour l'initiative REDD+ ? Quelles leçons tirer des affaires de corruption dans les zones protégées de l'Ouganda
U4 Brief | Jul 2012
La présente synthèse vise à tirer des leçons de différentes affaires de corruption ayant récemment ...
natural resource management, REDD, Uganda
Event | 19 Sep 2005
Dr. Ramesh Chitrakar is currently a guest researhcer at CMI. Bonded labour or Kamaiya system is a kind of slavery system. The people in Nepal become bonded labour mainly because of the debt, popularly known as "Sauki". His Majesty 's Government of Nepal abolished the system and freed Kamaiyas on July 17, 2000 by writing off of their loan. However, just banning the system was not sufficient to improve the living conditions of the bonded labourers as Kamiyas are the landless-homeless people.
U4 Issue | May 2017
La frustration générée par l'incapacité du système judiciaire ordinaire à traiter les affaires de ...
Criteria for general budget support and general sector support. Report commissioned by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
CMI Report | Jan 1998
This report assesses a set of criteria for providing development aid in the form of general budget support and sector support. The criteria ...
Development aid, Macroeconomic management, Government budget
Shady traffic: Part three: Review of the portefolio supported by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on combating trafficking in human beings
Report in External Series | Feb 2009
As a response to the growing international and national focus on combating human trafficking, Norway developed its first action plan on trafficking ...
trafficking, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia
Commissioned Report | Jun 2010
Training for Peace in Africa (TfP) has, since its start in 1995, been provided with NOK 170 million to strengthen African capacities for participation ...