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News | 21 Dec 2006
"CMI is a "flagship" in the diverse fleet of Norwegian research institutions," concludes the recent evaluation commissioned by the Research Council of Norway.
News | 28 Jun 2007
What are the links between various transitional justice mechanisms and the degree of violence and reconciliation in the post-war or post-authoritarian period?
Event | 18 Feb 2010
Professor Göran Hyden explores the role political accountability plays in assessing development prospects in Africa.
News | 22 Nov 2010
This report examines Sudan's popular consultation, an ongoing process whereby the people of the Sudanese states of Southern Kordofan and Blue Nile will democratically and popularly assess the 2005 Comprehensive Peace Agreement and determine whether it satisfactorily reflects the aspirations of the people.
Does the Nonfarm Economy Offer Pathways for Upward Mobility? Evidence from a Panel Data Study in Ethiopia
Journal Article | Aug 2012
Empirical studies across many developing countries routinely document a positive correlation between participation in rural nonfarm employment ...
rural nonfarm, , income dynamics, , income diversification, , Africa, , Ethiopia, , impact
Administration and Finance Director
Executive manager specialising in organizational change, innovation, politics and aid management Gåskjenn has been the ...
organizational development, lean, financial management, operations manangement, risk assessments, accounting, aid management
Project | Sep 2015 - Apr 2016
Corruption risks in the field of environmental impact assessments have yet to be assessed critically in Albania despite numerous allegations ...
Corruption, anti-corruption, environmental impact assessments, environmental decisions, environmental governance, Albania
Criteria for general budget support and general sector support. Report commissioned by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
CMI Report | Jan 1998
This report assesses a set of criteria for providing development aid in the form of general budget support and sector support. The criteria ...
Development aid, Macroeconomic management, Government budget
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2001
The Chr. Michelsen Institute and the Norwegian Institute of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation ...
Democratisation's Third Wave and the Challenges of Democratic Deepening: Assessing International Democracy Assistance and Lessons Learned
Report in External Series | Oct 2007
This study focuses on democratisation and democracy assistance in the developing world. It provides an overview of the democratisation processes ...
democratisation, democracy assistance, development agenda, bilateral agencies
Promoting defence management and security sector reform in Southern Africa. An assessment of SADSEM's achievements, impacts and future challenges
CMI Report | Jun 2009
SADSEM – the Southern African Defence and Security Management Network – was launched in 2000 as an attempt to enhance democratic ...
Southern Africa, South Africa, Security Sector reform, Defence management, SADC
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 ...
Natural resources, Petroleum industry, Conflicts, Risk Assessment, Afghanistan, Afghanistan
Integration of Traditional Authorities in Local Governance in Mozambique and Angola - the Context of Decentralization and Democratisation
Book Chapter | Jan 2007
If one is to assess how local representation changes with the integration of traditional authorities into the local governance system, one must ...
Local Government, Decentralization, Democratization, Africa: Angola, Mozambique
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 ...
Nepal, Norway, Tanzania
CMI Report | Apr 2015
This report forms part of a larger study titled Advancing the Rights of Children: Assessing the Effectiveness of Transnational Advocacy ...
Why can we not demonstrate the difference that Norwegian aid makes? An evaluation of the results measurement system and practice
Journal Article | Mar 2016
We assess why the Norwegian aid administration is not able to document its results. We find that the system is not designed to provide the necessary ...
Evaluation, foreign aid, methods, review, monitoring, M&E systems
By the gun or by the bribe: Firm size, environmental governance and corruption among mining companies in Guatemala
U4 Issue | Sep 2015
(You can also read the most important points in this publication in our blog: Steps to limit the endemic corruption around junior ...
Junior mining companies, Environmental impact assessments, Environmental governance, Mergers and acquisitions, Violence, Bribery, natural resource management, Guatemala
Journal Article | Jan 2017
Policy makers bemoan the lack of research findings to guide urgent decisions, whereas researchers' professional code puts rigor first. This ...
Newspaper Op-Ed | Dec 2013
The Land Acquisition Bill passed by both houses of Parliament awaits presidential nod before it becomes law and replaces the Land Acquisition ...
Understanding Inequalities in Child Health in Ethiopia: Health Achievements Are Improving in the Period 2000– 2011
Journal Article | Sep 2014
Objective: In Ethiopia, coverage of key health services is low, and community based services have been implemented to improve access to ...