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Event | 10 Sep 2014
The Conference is organised by the Chr. Michelsen Institute (Norway) in cooperation with the Institute of Journalism and Communication Studies (IJC), Chinese Academy of the Social Sciences* *IJC will organize this through its Center of Global Media & Communication Studies in association with the Kede College at China Normal University
News | 30 Apr 2013
Afghan women's rights activists are caught in a squeeze between the expectations of Western donors, demands from Islamists and their own ambitions. Advocates fear rejection of all attempts to promote women's rights and are forced to make compromises.
News | 27 Jun 2013
How can we make our democracy truly representative? Can participation be institutionalized? And who does the Maracanã stadium belong to?
Event | 4 Feb 2014
Voice of China: Conference "China`s engagement in Uganda: Media, culture and telecommunication" , Kampala
Senior Researcher, Coordinator Governance
Political scientist whose competence areas include local government reform, corruption and opposition in Africa.
Local government reform, corruption, China in Africa, press freedom, China, Africa: Angola, Mozambique., Americas: Venezuela
Political psychologist focusing on rhetoric, perceptions, foreign policy decision-making, identity, and the links between political ideology, power and violence.
Turkey, Iran, USA
Political scientist focusing on the interactions between young people and the state as mediated by new technologies.
News | 28 Oct 2013
In Tanzania, there is a striking increase in the number of girls who get pregnant from the ages 16 to 20. Among 16 year olds, 11 percent get pregnant, whereas 61 percent of the 20 year old girls start childbearing. Why do so many girls have babies when they are this young? How does this affect their economic situation and possibilities of entering the job market?
Event | 17 Apr 2009
Perspektiver etter karikaturstroden. Karikaturstriden i kjølvannet av Jyllandspostens Muhammed-tegninger skapte stor debatt om ytringsfriheten i mange verdenshjørner. Elisabeth Eide m.fl. har nå analysert mediedekningen av karikaturstriden i boken Transnational Media Events. The Mohammed Cartoons and the Imagined Clash of Civilizations. Vi vil diskutere hva vi har lært etter karikaturkontroversen.
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 ...
News | 13 Oct 2010
Read the public address of Gen Salva Kiir Mayardit on his return from the official visit to the United States of America.
Event | 8 Dec 2010
What opportunities do virtual museums create for dialog between diverse communities? How can virtual museums contribute to a development paradigm that moves beyond enduring conceptions of aid as a one-way transaction? How can digital media positively augment these processes?
News | 5 Jun 2011
On June 5th, a new Peruvian president will be elected in a runoff between Ollanta Humala and Keiko Fujimori. The two candidates, for different reasons, raises concerns writes Camila Gianella.
Event | 15 Oct 2013
Kareem Amer (ICORN guest writer in Bergen) and Mari Nybakk (CMI-student) in conversation with Åse Gilje Østensen about social media and the current political scene in Egypt.
News | 27 Oct 2014
Close to 200 representatives from the government, academia, civil society and media were present when CMI, REPOA, and the National Bureau of Statistics presented their new research programme Tanzania as a future petro-state at the Hyatt Hotel in Dar es Salaam Friday 24 October.
News | 19 May 2015
In mid-April 2015, news emerged about the killing of nine police-men in Angola's Huambo province. The incident involved the police and members of Juliano Kalupeteca's "Light of the World" religious sect. In the following days, grizzling reports emerged of a massacre of perhaps hundreds of sect members. We do not yet know the truth. Angola's government appears to do its utmost to prevent knowledge of it to transpire. Will the international community remain passive?
Report in External Series | Jan 1998
This report places the 1997 elections in a longer-term historical perspective dating back to independence, with a view to assessing the democratisation ...
Democratisation, Elections, Kenya
Working Group on Information and Documentation Session at the 6th EADI General Conference, Oslo 27-30 June 1990
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1990
Report and papers from a six hours session by the EADI Working Group on Information and Documentation in Oslo, June 1990. A variety of topics ...
Documentation, Dissemination, Library cooperation, Namibia, Conference papers, EADI, Africa: Namibia
Journal Article | Jan 2003
The major themes published in this special issue are: i) Political party development (C.Mulenga and E. Bwalya) ii) Electoral administration ...
Elections, Political processes, Africa: Zambia
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2006
Den norske innvandrerdebatten er polarisert. Som en konsekvens av dette får personer med svart-hvitt fremstillinger av det å være ...