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CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
This paper gives an overview of changes and shifts in the study of international organisation and notes that research has gradually moved away from the ...
Added costs. Added value? Evaluation of Norwegian support through and to umbrella and network organisations in civil society
Report in External Series | Dec 2014
About five per cent of Norwegian support to civil society organisations is channelled via Norwegian umbrella and network organisations. These organisations ...
Nepal, Norway, Tanzania
Commissioned Report | Jan 2006
Twenty-five years of conflict has left Afghanistan with a profound need for extensive intervention to address reconstruction and development requirements, ...
Report in External Series | Aug 2014
The report provides an organisational review of the Norwegian NGO the Strømme Foundation. The focus is on is on assessing the organisational ...
NGOs, civil society, development aid, organisational performance, financial management, Sri Lanka, Uganda
CMI Brief | Oct 2011
Islamic organisations’ role in improving women’s position in society is often dismissed. Instead, they are believed to be devoted to charitable ...
CMI Brief | Jan 2018
Norway channels a large portion of its development aid budget through Norwegian civil society organisations. This also includes disbursements from Norad’s ...
Development aid, Norwegian civil society organisations, Ethiopia, Nepal, Uganda
Journal Article | May 2014
There may be many factors that diminish or destroy trust in governmental institutions. However, none may destroy trust easier or faster than unethical ...
Hands Off My Regime! Governments’ Restrictions on Foreign Aid to Non-Governmental Organizations in Poor and Middle-Income Countries
Journal Article | Mar 2016
Many resource-strapped developing country governments seek international aid, but when that assistance is channeled through domestic civil society, it ...
News | 24 Aug 2015
Corruption keeps people thirsty. It damages drinking supplies and sanitation and makes water inaccessible and unaffordable. Because dirty water can be deadly, cleaning up the water sector is a matter of life and death. Below is some advice for what donors can do to help prevent corruption in water management.
U4 Issue | Jul 2009
Corruption and organised crime are of great concern to the international community: while the first is regarded as one of the greatest barriers to development, ...
Political corruption, organised crime, illicit financial flows, international drivers of corruption
U4 Brief | Apr 2009
Most people are familiar with codes of conduct. Often overlooked, however, is the important role that organisational ethics policies have not only as ...
Building Research Capability in Africa: A Review of NORAD's Assistance to Regional Research Organisations
Report in External Series | Jan 1997
This report reviews NORAD's support to a dozen African regional research organisations: the African Academy of Sciences; the African Centre for Technology ...
Research, Aid, Africa
CMI Report | Jan 2006
Right to Play (former Olympic Aid), is an athlete-driven international humanitarian organisation which uses sport and play as a development tool for children ...
Sports, Children, Youth, Nongovernmental organizations, Refugees, Tanzania, Pakistan
News | 25 Oct 2013
Ugandan women have organized themselves to the core of national politics. What lessons are there to learn from the Ugandan experience?
CMI Report | Jan 1999
The Bergen Seminar on Development 1999 focused on aid-funded institutional partnerships and twinning, and the extent that these are effective mechanisms ...
Twinning, Organisational cooperation, Institution building, North-South cooperation
Project | Apr - Nov 2009
The different roles taken on by and given to women in a post-conflict transition period are likely to determine their future power. Participation in the ...
Islamism, elite, grasroots, women, peacebuilding, state, civil society, Sudan
Aid Effectiveness: Trends and Impacts of Shiftinging Financial Flows to Civil Society Organisations in Southern Africa
Commissioned Report | Jan 2007
A summary of the report has been published as "How can we make aid to civil society organisations more effective in overcoming poverty?", Policy Brief, ...
Aid effectiveness, donor agencies, , Nongovernmental organizations, Southern Africa, Southern Africa
CMI Report | Jan 2006
Civil society is inherently weak in Angola, and the political and societal space for civil society is limited. Angolan authorities have not fully accepted ...
Angola, Civil society, Politics, Budget, Public finance
Doctoral Thesis | Jan 2015
Decent work. Principles, Policies and Programmes of the International Labour Organisation Hugo Stok
Report in External Series | Jan 2007
The country cases reviewed provided a solid impression of NCA's administrative structure and capacity, project activities and follow-up of partner ...