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Book Chapter | Oct 2011
Dialogic justice in the enforcement of social rights: Some initial arguments Roberto Gargarella Li
Project | Nov 2016 - Dec 2017
According to the World Bank, political unrest in Bangladesh in the first part of 2015 resulted in a loss of 1% of GDP. A previous study by UNDP estimated ...
Bangladesh. Political unrest. Garments, Bangladesh
Event | 10 Jun 2013
The separation of the two Sudans in July 2011 created as many opportunities as it aroused difficulties and threats, therefore opening new research fields ...
CMI Report | Jan 1993
The aim of this study is to review central debates on human rights within the social sciences and humanities with a view to enumerating the present state ...
Human rights, Economic development, Political development, Development aid, Reporting systems
Journal Article | Jan 2007
The background of the study is the very high prevalence of mortality and morbidity in Sub-Saharan countries due to abortions induced by unsafe methods. ...
unsafe abortion, family planning, reproductive health, youth, Côte d'Ivoire
Book Chapter | Jan 2012
What responsibilities do oil companies in Angola have to improve the situation of the Angolan population? Standard corporate social responsibility (CSR) ...
CSR, Oil, Angola
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2015
We develop a new theory of employee referrals into informal low - and unskilled jobs in developing country labour markets. Employers use social preferences ...
Harnessing the power of communities against corruption. A framework for contextualising social accountability
U4 Brief | Aug 2018
Ignorance, apathy and disempowerment are recurring drivers of impunity. Social accountability, on its part, aims to empower citizens with information ...
U4 Brief | Jul 2010
Social programmes have been increasingly used by developing countries to fight poverty and have attracted growing budgets. However, it has been empirically ...
political corruption, Peru
CMI Brief | Jun 2017
Despite increased evidence of international lobbying groups working to restrict sexual and reproductive health and rights policies at international bodies ...
reproductive health, abortion, Latin America
The country boats of Bangladesh, social and economic development and decision-making in inland water transport
Book | Jan 1989
The country boats of Bangladesh, social and economic development and decision-making in inland wate
Commissioned Report | Jan 2007
We attempt to explain the present ethnic-based conflict in the Terai of Nepal by deeper social and economic structures. Based on previous research on ...
Coconuts and cultivation in the Philippines. A study of social formation in Candelaria, Quezon Province
CMI Report | Jan 1995
This study gives a detailed account of coconut cultivation and the social formation of coconut cultivations in a specific locality in the Quezon province ...
Agricultural production, Coconuts, Peasantry, Philippines, Asia: Philippines
U4 Issue | Feb 2019
In some societies people come to see corruption as the norm. When popular opinion in a country normalises corruption, this results in low trust in public ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2012
A revival of tradition? The power of clans and social strata in the Wolayta elections Lovise Aalen
Journal Article | Dec 2010
Can a trifle gain to sufficiently many well-off justify imposing a much larger sacrifice on the worst-off? We show that if one answers negatively to such ...
Event | 11 Apr 2013
Seminar to take stock of Brazil's development 10 years after the coming to power of Lula and PT, with André Singer, professor of political ...
Security for many or surplus for the few? Customary tenure and social differentiation in Southern Malawi
Journal Article | Mar 2009
It has been argued that the ambiguities in Malawian customary tenure may aggravate processes of social differentiation and class formation. The article ...
Globally designed accountability and local social inequality. A case study of two maternal deaths in Tanzania.
Book Chapter | Sep 2018
Globally designed accountability and local social inequality. A case study of two maternal deaths in
Maternal health, accountability, Tanzania
CMI Brief | Nov 2017
Latin America is the only region in the world where adolescent pregnancies are not decreasing. According to a recent article in the Lancet, if the current ...
teen pregnancies, pregnancy, adolescent, pregnancies, sustainable development goal, Latin America, Argentina, Brazil, El Salvador, Peru, Colombia, Uruguay, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Paraguay, Panama, Ecuador