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Project | Jan 1996 - Jul 2000
This Ph.D. project focuses on deforestation in the temperate forest in the North West Frontier Province of Pakistan. A central question is why the Palas ...
News | 30 Mar 2012
Last year, discontent voters managed to get rid of Zambia's contested president Rupiah Banda. What is the success formula for overthrowing a regime based on electoral authoritarianism? Part of the answer lies in the urban masses.
CMI Report | Jan 2006
In the last decade Mali has experienced a gold boom. Today Mali is Africa's third largest producer of gold and has one of the world's most gold-dependent ...
Mining industry, gold mines, resource management, corporate social responsibility (CSR), Mali
Distributing mining wealth to communities in Ghana: Addressing problems of elite capture and political corruption
U4 Issue | May 2013
In the context of a mining boom in Africa, a critical consideration is how governments use increased mineral wealth to foster development, particularly ...
Natural resources, Mining, Minerals, Corruption, Rural communities, Cash transfer schemes, natural resource management, Ghana
Project | Jan - Jun 1996
This comprehensive evaluation of CDR in terms of research output, service funtions, consultancy work, external relations, research collaboration and management ...
News | 30 Jun 2014
- Policy makers and their decisions matter much more than a supposed resource curse, says Ricardo Soares de Oliveira. As East Africa booms with oil, he urges international actors and donors to repoliticise the international reform and financial agenda.
News | 15 May 2012
CMI offers private working space in an inspiring and challenging environment with dedicated development researchers and a specialized development studies library.
Project | Sep 2005 - Dec 2009
The overall objective of phase 2 (2005-2009) of this research programme is to document the processes of change and impacts of the ongoing Local Government ...
Local government, Fiscal decentralisation, Public financial management, Governance, Tanzania
Project | Jan - Jun 1997
Evaluation of a project aiming to establish a common fisheries management for Lake Kariba
Fisheries, Lake Kariba, Africa: Zambia, Zimbabwe
Project | Aug 2008 - Mar 2009
SADSEM – the Southern African Defence and Security Management Network – was launched in 2000 as an attempt to enhance democratic governance ...
Southern Africa, South Africa, Security Sector reform, Defence management, SADC
Towards an integrated approach to election observation? Professionalising European long-term election observation missions
Report in External Series | Jan 1997
This report argues for the professionalisation of long-term election observation by providing better training for observers. It provides a syllabus for ...
Election observation, Global
U4 Issue | Jan 2005
How does corruption affect the appropriateness and design of budget support? The aim of this issue paper is to compare the effectiveness of budget support ...
Corruption, public financial management and procurement, World
U4 Brief | Nov 2007
Whereas the successful application of PETS in Uganda has received and continues to receive a lot of attention, less has been written about the experiences ...
education, english, Corruption, Tanzania, PETS, public financial management and procurement
CMI Report | Jan 2005
This report reviews the Ethiopian portfolio of the Development Fund (DF), a Norwegian NGO, which has evolved from supporting relief work by one Tigrayan ...
Ethiopia, Non-governmental organisations, Drylands, Partnership
Project | Jun 2012
The aim of the evaluation is to conduct an overall assessment of the organizational capacity of NAC to effectively design, implement, manage, monitor ...
Project | Dec 2008 - Dec 2009
The Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Danish International Development Assistance (Danida), the Swedish Agency for Development Evaluation (SADEV), the ...
Anti-corruption, corruption, evaluation, aid
Event | 7 Jun 2012
CMI and Stellenbosch University have discussed the possibility of future cooperation.
Project | Mar - Jun 2003
CMI is subcontracted by Norconsult to participate in an environmental impact assessment related to alternative models for water management of Lake Malawi ...
Environmental impact assessment, Malawi
News | 29 Jun 2012
Name: Merima Ali Research interests: Micro- and small-scale enterprises, cluster development and informal networks Geographical areas: Ethiopia and ...
U4 Issue | May 2008
This U4 Issue explores the topic of grand corruption in the regulation of oil. It focuses on how and why corruption can distort or prevent efficient regulation ...
corruption, natural resources, oil, natural resource management