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Afghan hydrocarbons: A source for development or for conflict? A risk assessment of Norwegian involvement in development of the Afghan oil and gas industry
CMI Report | Aug 2010
Norad has been engaged in capacity building and provision of technical support to the Afghan Ministry of Mines since 2007. A part of this engagement relates ...
Natural resources, Petroleum industry, Conflicts, Risk Assessment, Afghanistan, Afghanistan
Report in External Series | Feb 2015
Governments in developing countries are typically constrained by a limited fiscal capacity to finance the provision of essential public goods – ...
Taxation, fiscal capacity, information technology, developing economy, Ethiopia
CMI Report | Jun 2016
Review of Norwegian development assistance to Afghanistan 2011–2014 Arne Strand og Nils Taxell CMI
aid, assistance, development, funds, Afghanistan, Norway
Journal Article | Dec 2017
This paper discusses whether and to what extent resource-rich developing countries should introduce local content policies, i.e. requirements to include ...
Local content, petroleum, oil, natural gas, Tanzania
Commissioned Report | Jan 2005
The major objective of the Programme WTO/GATS and Economic Development: Key to "the new economy" is to produce new theoretical and empirical insights ...
WTO/GATS, Economic Development, "the new economy", financial services, telecommunications, energy services, world economy, investment- and trade patterns, Africa: Botswana, Ghana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
CMI Working Paper | Jun 2011
Infrastructure has remained a main focus for SADC in its efforts to advanceregional cooperation in Southern Africa. Development of Angola’s infrastructureis ...
Infrastructure, Energy, Angola, SADC
The Depoliticisation of Development and the Democratisation of Politics in Tanzania: Parallel Structures as Obstacles to Delivering Services to the Poor
Journal Article | Jan 2008
Local democracy and the involvement of local communities in the provision of social services are central issues in the local government reforms that are ...
Local government reform, service delivery, Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2001
This paper examines factors determining tax compliance behavior in local authorities in Tanzania. The poll tax - locally named "development levy" - is ...
CMI Report | Jan 2005
This report sets out the background, analyses, conclusions and recommendations from a review of a project on Micro and Small-scale Industry Development ...
Small-scale industry, Industrial development, Capacity building, Mozambique, Africa: Mozambique
Report in External Series | Jun 2015
The aim of this report is to summarize the experiences from results-based initiatives in Norwegian development cooperation and enhance the knowledge base ...
Clustering as an organizational response to capital market inefficiency: evidence from microenterprises in Ethiopia
Journal Article | Mar 2014
Absence of a well-developed capital market has been listed as a key obstacle to industrialization in developing countries in the development literature. ...
Microenterprises, Finance, Entry barrier, Clustering, Africa, Ethiopia
CMI Report | Jun 2011
This report is based on a review commissioned by the Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA). The NPA is one of Norway’s biggest NGOs with development programmes ...
Civil society, Development Aid, Cambodia, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Norway
Book Chapter | Mar 2014
Weak access to basic services and poor framework conditions for the private sector impede development. Low-quality service provision for example in health, ...
Corruption, Per Diems, Travel Compensation, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Malawi
CMI Report | Jan 1993
Development theory: Recent trends. Proceedings of the NFU Annual Conference 1992 Arve Ofstad and Ar
Development theory, State intervention, Economic policy, Civil society, Africa, East Asia
Collective donor responses: Examining donor responses to corruption cases in Afghanistan, Tanzania and Zambia
U4 Report | Nov 2013
In 2006, the OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) Ministers of Development expressed a desire to move towards more effective collective responses ...
donor coordination, Collective donor responses, Donor coordination, Joint donor responses, Tanzania, Afghanistan, Zambia
Book Chapter | Nov 2010
Introduction: a security-development nexus? John-Andrew McNeish and Jon Harald Sande Lie Security
Sustaining local level development: What worked and what did not. Lessons from the phasing-out of Norwegian aid to the Hambantota Integrated Rural Development Programme (HIRDEP), Sri Lanka 1992-1999
CMI Report | Jan 2003
Aid has been successful when it is no longer needed, but we all too often see how aid breeds dependency, and how both donors and recipients have difficulties ...
Integrated rural development, Aid impact, Aid evaluation, Sri Lanka, Asia: Sri Lanka
CMI Report | Jan 2004
The present desk study was commissioned by the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation. It traces recent developments in the Southern Africa Development ...
Regional integration, Trade agreements, SADC, Southern Africa, Africa: Southern Africa
Rukwa Ruka. The attempt of a foreign donor to uplift a neglected region: A study of the impact of Norwegian aid to Rukwa Region, Tanzania
CMI Report | Oct 2009
From 1978 to 1996 a close link existed between one of Tanzania’s least developed regions and Norway. Norway provided aid to the tune of 400 million ...
Tanzania, Aid impact, Rural development, Norwegian aid
Macro-Economic Convergence Policy in the Southern African Development Community: Prospects and Challenges
Book Chapter | Dec 2007
In the last two decades, the subject of regional integration has featured prominently in the agenda of (and policy research on) most developing countries. ...
Economic policy, SADC, Southern Africa