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CMI Working Paper | Jan 1997
Providing credits seems to be an effective tool for improving the welfare of the poor. It is expected that microcredit funding to poor people will expand ...
CMI Report | Jan 1998
This report, commissioned by Save the Children, Norway, discusses the impact of international sanctions on children's situation in Iraq and Burundi. The ...
Economic sanctions, Children's rights, Children, Iraq, Burundi, Africa: Burundi., Middle East: Iraq
Access regimes and institutions: The economic organisation of the migrant Popo fishermen of Pointe- Noire, Congo
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1999
Within Popo society in Pointe Noire, Congo, fishermen sell their fish to their wives at a price slightly below the local market price. The wives process ...
Republic of Congo
CMI Report | Apr 2008
Tanzania is a relatively new mining country, and mining has become a hotly debated issue in the country. There is a feeling among both local people and ...
Land tenure, Mining, Conflicts, Legal aspects, Tanzania
Book | Apr 2013
This book is about the political ecology of pastoralism in Sudan and one of the few ethnographic studies of the Fulbe (Fulani) since D.J. Stenning's seminal ...
Book Chapter | Apr 2015
Bridging the literatures on peacebuilding and transitional justice, this chapter outlines an analytical framework for assessing the impact of transitional ...
transitional justice, democracy, peace, human rights violations, accountability, conflict, post-authoritarian, post-conflict, Peru, Rwanda, Angola
Journal Article | Feb 2009
Transparency is increasingly viewed as central to curbing corruption and other dysfunctions of resource-rich developing countries. The international development ...
natural resources, corruption, transparency, EITI
Event | 5 Nov 2008
Political Transformation in Venezuela, Ecuador and Bolivia. How the problem of violence is solved through regional cooperation.
Venezuela, Ecuador and Bolivia
Event | 23 Nov 2010
China's role in Angola is particularly massive and major loans have been provided for Angola's reconstruction in exchange for access to Angola's oil. Corkin explores the role of the Angolan government in the evolvement of Chinese-Angolan relations.
Event | 30 Jan 2012
2000 delegates met at the 4th high level meeting on aid effectiveness in Busan, Korea from 29 November to 1 December 2011 to review global progress ...
Coordinator: Poverty Dynamics;Economist focusing on poverty, social exclusion and rural development.
Poverty traps, rural development, applied game theory, econometric analyses, informal credit, labour markets, foreign aid, health systems, social exclusion, nutrition, labor migration, Nepal, India, Tanzania, Malawi
U4 Issue | Oct 2009
This U4 Issue Paper translates lessons related to monitoring judicial reform to the specific requirements of UNCAC Article 11. Taking the Paris Declaration’s ...
justice, uncac, judicial corruption
Making development assistance work at home: DfID's approach to clamping down on international bribery and money laundering in the UK
U4 Practice Insight | Jun 2011
Corruption will remain a profitable crime in developing countries as long as counterparts in rich countries are willing to hide stolen resources. Working ...
international drivers of corruption, United Kingdom
U4 Issue | Mar 2014
The government of Kenya, led by the Ministry of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, is developing a national REDD+ programme. The success of this ...
Commissioned Report | Jan 2010
Good Tax Governance (GTG) and more effective tax systems are central for sustainable development because they can: (i) mobilise the domestic tax base ...
Mobilising resources for regional integration in Southern Africa. Towards a SADC capacity-building fund
CMI Report | Jan 1996
Two fundamental problems have been figuring on the agenda of SADC since 1990: donor dependency and institutional structure. While not divorcing the broader ...
Regional integration, Capacity building, Southern Africa, Africa: SADC
CMI Report | Jan 1996
In 1986 the member states of the then Southern African Development Coordination Conference (SADC) and the five Nordic countries signed a joint declaration ...
Regional cooperation, International relations, North-South relations, Scandianvia, Southern Africa, Africa: SADC
Book Chapter | Nov 2017
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. There ...
Capital flight, money laundering, tax havens, bank sector, Africa
CMI Report | Jul 2010
Systematic studies of the banking sector’s involvement in facilitating capital flight from developing countries are limited. This report was commissioned ...
Egypt's constitutional cul-de-sac: Enabling military oversight and a security state in a nominally democratic order
CMI Insight | Apr 2014
Egyptians began 2014 being summoned back to the polls for the third time in three years on a constitutional matter. This time, as in the past two ...