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Book Chapter | Apr 2015
A structured comparative analysis of one post-authoritarian case (Uruguay), two post-conflict cases (Rwanda and Angola), and one mixed case ...
transitional justice, democracy, peace, human rights violations, accountability, conflict, post-authoritarian, post-conflict, impact analysis, Peru, Rwanda, Angola
Book | Apr 2015
The field of transitional justice has recently seen a surge of interest in the issues of effectiveness and impact. This book examines the effects ...
transitional justice, democracy, peace, human rights violations, accountability, conflict, post-authoritarian, post-conflict, Uruguay, Peru, Rwanda, Angola
The Argentine Military in Democracy: Moving Beyond Issues of Civilian Control to a Citizen Soldier Paradigm
CMI Working Paper | Jun 2015
Argentina’s transition to democracy in 1983 ended decades of cyclical military interventions in politics. Since then a long and complex ...
Armed forces, democratic civilian control, civil-military relations, citizen-soldier, Argentina
Project | Jul 2006 - Mar 2009
This research program is conducted by CMI in collaboration with a research group from Tribhuvan University (TU), Nepal. It is divided into 8 ...
Project | Jan 2002 - Dec 2004
Muwatin, the Palestinian Institute for the Study of Democracy, is a leading research institute, think-tank, and lobbyist on democracy in Palestine. ...
Middle East: Palestine
Project | Jan 2001 - Jan 2002
Why has the electoral process in the newly democratised African states had such limited impacts and how can the continued one-party dominance ...
Elections, voting, political parties, Zambia
Project | Jan - Dec 1997
This study analyses how a small donor like Norway can help to promote and support human rights and democracy through development co-operation. ...
development assistance, human rights, democratisation, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Project | Jan - Jul 2003
This project presents contributions on local democracy by a group of Ethiopian and European scholars, addressing the following questions: How ...
U4 Brief | Oct 2007
The United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC), adopted in Merida, Mexico in 2003, represents a remarkable achievement for international ...
U4 Issue | May 2013
Civil society plays a crucial role in the fight against corruption. The inclusion of civil society in the United Nations Convention against ...
Civil society, International legal instruments on corruption, Public participation, UNCAC, Bangladesh, Brazil, Croatia, 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?
Event | 31 Oct 2008
'What public sphere for Europe? asks professor Erik Oddvar Eriksen, Research Director at ARENA. The development of post-national democracy in Europe depends on the emergence of an overarching communicative space that functions as a public sphere.
News | 10 May 2010
The papers from the Maputo conference in April ready for download Letter of invitation Maputo Table of contents Brito, Luis de: Challenge ...
Edited Book | Jan 2004
This volume examines the political role of courts in new democracies in Latin America and Africa. Are the courts able to hold political power-holders ...
democratisation, judicial power, courts, political questions and judicial power, Africa: South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia., Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Guatemala, Latin America
CMI Report | Jan 1997
This study argues that the Colombian paradox between formal democracy and endemic political violence is a direct result of the narrow polity ...
Transition theory, Democracy, Violence, Human rights, Military, Colombia, Americas: Colombia
CMI Brief | Mar 2010
Since the early 1990s, legislative and presidential multiparty elections have taken place in 42 out of Sub Saharan Africa’s 48 states. ...
democracy, elections, presidential elections, multiparty elections
In search of the impact of international support for political parties in new democracies: Malawi and Zambia compared
Journal Article | Dec 2010
Democracy assistance programmes have gradually included support for political parties in addition to support for civil society, parliaments ...
Democratization, Comparative analysis, Malawi, Zambia
Journal Article | Jan 2003
This special issue examines the political role of courts in new democracies in Latin America and Africa, focussing on their ability to hold ...
Courts, judiciary, accountability, democracy, democratic consolidation, rule of law, constitutionalism
Democratization and the Judiciary. The Accountability Function of Courts in New Democracies. Special issue of 'Democratization 'vol.10 (2003) no.4
Edited Book | Jan 2003
This special issue examines the political role of courts in new democracies in Latin America and Africa. Are the courts able to hold political ...
democratisation, judicial power, courts, political questions and judicial power, Latin America, Africa, Colombia, South Africa, Chile, Brazil, Argentina, Guatemala, Tanzania, Zambia
CMI Working Paper | Dec 2012
Citizens of countries with a corrupt political leadership are trapped in a situation, typically characterized by increasing income differences, ...