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Living in a material world: Political funding in electoral authoritarian regimes in Sub-saharan Africa
Master's Thesis | Dec 2011
This thesis investigates the role of political funding in two electoral authoritarian regimes in Sub-Saharan Africa. The issue of political ...
Political funding, political parties, democracy, electoral authoritarianism, Angola, Uganda
CMI Working Paper | Oct 2012
This paper examines opportunities and constraints facing local revenue mobilization in Anglophone Africa with an emphasis on urban settings. ...
Local government, Decentralization, Taxes, Business licenses, User fees, Africa, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Report in External Series | Feb 2013
South Africa’s planned development aid agency, South African Development Partnership Agency, is expected to be established in 2013. This ...
Development Aid, Emerging Powers, Africa, South Africa, Brazil, China, India
Book Chapter | Jan 2014
Africa is a source of large-scale capital flight. The purpose of this paper is to shed light on how banks facilitate capital flight from Africa. ...
Capital flight, illicit capital flows, international finance, banking sector, Africa
Crisis at South Africa’s universities – what are the implications for future cooperation with Norway?
CMI Brief | Mar 2017
South Africa’s universities have witnessed unprecedented student revolts over the past two years. It began as protests against a rise ...
education, students, revolt, protest, South Africa, Norway
Event | 19 Sep 2008
Elections in Africa - how democratic are they? Professor Heglge Rønning explores the recent elections in Angola in a comparative discussion of media and democracy in Africa.
News | 12 May 2011
There is economic growth in Africa. This is partly attributed to China's presence and economic investments in many African countries. What political challenges threatens democratization in Sub Saharan Africa and why?
Event | 18 Jun 2013
Is aid helping or hurting Africa? Pete Ondeng urges for empowerment of people.
Event | 7 Oct 2013
Post-conflict countries in Africa have doubled the rates of female legislative representation compared with countries that have not undergone conflict. Professor Aili Mari Tripp compares changes in women's rights in Uganda, Liberia, Congo and Angola.
Project | Jan 2018 - Nov 2019
Political Corruption in AfricaExtraction and Power Preservation This book is analysing political corruption as a distinct but separate entity ...
Corruption, political corruption, development, Africa, Africa
Event | 24 Nov 2011
The seminar has been cancelled and will be moved to January
India, South Africa
Event | 3 Dec 2009
"Africa must end the pathology of aid dependence in Africa." Yash Tandon proposes a strategy of increased national and regional 'self-reliance'.
News | 23 Jun 2010
Detained in solitary confinement, tortured, exiled and eventually blown up by a car bomb. From an early age Albie Sachs played a prominent part in the struggle for justice in South Africa. Later in life he helped draft South Africa's post-apartheid Constitution, and served as a member of the Constitutional Court for fifteen years. Sachs talks to host Siri Gloppen about his life and role as a judge in the formative years of post-apartheid South Africa.
News | 18 Dec 2012
China, India, Brazil and South Africa have become major economic actors and players on the African continent. The role of the West and traditional development aid is rapidly changing. Has the emerging South powers' entry into the African continent changed the name of the game?
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
The growth of Africa's towns and cities has outpaced local authority capacity in terms of management, infrastructure, and financing. Many ...
Local government, Decentralization, Urbanization, Taxes, Business licenses, User fees, Africa, Tanzania
Report in External Series | Jan 2009
This report provides an overview of the European and African institutional terrain and policy frameworks of S&T and development cooperation, ...
Science and technology, Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2000
This paper discusses the current food security crisis in the pastoral areas of the Horn of Africa. It tries to explain the recurrent famines ...
Africa: Horn of Africa
CMI Report | Jan 2003
This joint review of Norwegian - South African development co-operation was commissioned by the Norwegian Agency for Development Co-operation ...
Development co-operation, Southern Africa, South Africa, Norway, Africa: South Africa
CMI Report | Nov 2012
This report provides an independent review of the Mmino programme between Norway and South Africa. Mmino was established in 2000 with the aim ...
Culture, Music, South Africa, Norway
Report in External Series | Nov 2014
The Training for Peace in Africa programme (TfP) was initiated in 1995 and has been fully funded by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign ...
African Union, United Nations, training, peacekeeping, police, Africa, South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Rwanda, Kenya, Ghana, Liberia, Ethiopia, Somalia