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Sudan Working Paper | Jan 2015
Informal trade in pre-colonial Africa, sometimes in the form of barter, wasone of the mechanisms of social interaction between various ethnic ...
Journal Article | Jan 2017
Although many African governments introduced provisions for subnational elections in the early 1990s, there is variation in the extent to which ...
Decentralisation, post-conflict states, Angola, Ethiopia, South Africa
U4 Brief | Feb 2008
Improving the Business and Investment Climate (BIC) has become an important topic in the international discourse on private sector development. ...
corruption, anti-corruption, private sector, Ghana, Mozambique, South Africa
CMI Working Paper | Oct 2012
This paper examines opportunities and constraints facing local revenue mobilization in Anglophone Africa with an emphasis on urban settings. ...
Local government, Decentralization, Taxes, Business licenses, User fees, Africa, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Project | Jan 2002 - Dec 2003
This book project investigates the extent to which courts in Latin America and Africa have been able to say 'no' when the executive branch ...
Courts, accountability, judiciaries, judicial review, democratisation, , Africa: South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia., Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Guatemala, USA
Event | 24 Nov 2011
The seminar has been cancelled and will be moved to January
India, South Africa
Event | 27 Oct 2011
Deborah Brautigam: China and Governance in Africa: What Do We Know? Shubo Li: Political Identity in China-Africa relations.
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 ...
FGM, female genital mutilation, weak law, law, paper tiger, ARUSS, Sudan
Project | Jan 2013 - Dec 2015
In the past decade much has been written on China’s increasing importance and growing influence in Africa. So far most of the research ...
Media, telecommunications, foreign policy, public diplomacy, China, Africa, Uganda, Mozambique, Angola, South Africa
Event | 24 Nov 2006
On Friday 24 November Research Director Odd-Helge Fjeldstad defended his doctoral thesis (disputas) "Tax evasion and fiscal corruption. Essays on compliance and tax administrative practices in East and South Africa" at NHH.
Africa: South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda
Building the new state of South Sudan: The challenge of the resource curse and the pro-poor agricultural growth
Event | 8 Mar 2012
Dr. Luka Biong Deng gives a talk on the challenges facing the new state of South Sudan, in a presentation of his current work on the so-called ...
Project | Jan 2001
CMI researcher Elling N. Tjønneland has been commissioned by the Norwegian embassy in Pretoria to assist in the process of establishing ...
Report in External Series | Nov 2014
The Training for Peace in Africa programme (TfP) was initiated in 1995 and has been fully funded by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign ...
African Union, United Nations, training, peacekeeping, police, Africa, South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Rwanda, Kenya, Ghana, Liberia, Ethiopia, Somalia
Information technology and producer services - a source of economic development: The South African case
Report in External Series | Jan 2001
(SNF Working paper no. 50/01)
Africa: South Africa
Substantive Representation in Africa: From Timing to Framing of Family Law Reforms in Morocco, South Africa, and Uganda
Book Chapter | Jan 2016
Substantive Representation in Africa: From Timing to Framing of Family Law Reforms in Morocco, Sou
Event | 31 Oct 2011
Alicia Ely Yamin and Siri Gloppen, the authors of the new book Litigating Health Rights, opens the Global Health Challenges week with a book launch of their book on health right litigation in Costa Rica, South Africa, India, Brazil, Argentina and Colombia.
Costa Rica, South Africa, India, Brazil, Argentina and Colombia
From Global Village to Urban Globe. Urbanisation and Poverty in Africa: Implications for Norwegian Aid Policy
CMI Report | Jan 2001
Some 52 per cent of Africa's population are expected to live in towns and cities by 2025. There is generally an unequivocal correlation between ...
Development aid, Poverty, Urbanisation, Africa south of Sahara, Africa
Journal Article | Sep 2011
What are the dominant motives behind China’s increasing financial presence in Africa in recent years? In this article, the authors present ...
Africa, China, FDI, institutions, natural resources, Sudan, Angola, South Africa
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 ...
Women, Politics, Women's role, Liberation, Africa: South Africa., Southern Africa
Programme | Jan 2003 - Dec 2005
The aim of this strategic institute programme is to take a new look at the processes of democratisation in Africa. To reach a deeper ...
Political institutions, democratic accountability, democratisation, elections, parties, parliaments, the judiciary, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia, South Africa