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News | 2 May 2011
Astri Suhrke and Ingrid Samset challenge the analysis in the World Development Report: What is the purpose of this statistical analysis? Good policy must be based on nuanced research.
News | 8 Jun 2012
A new report documents measures that can make government and politics more responsive, more accountable and more transparent and enable citizens to take a greater role in governing themselves.
News | 19 Dec 2013
How can donors strengthen tax systems in developing countries? By complementing their technical approach with measures to build a taxpayer culture, and challenging development countries to take the lead, says CMI researcher Odd-Helge Fjeldstad.
News | 25 Sep 2015
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have been criticised for being too broad and vague. What are the chances of success?
News | 5 Oct 2015
End poverty in all its forms everywhere is goal number one in the new Sustainable Develelopment Goals. Magnus Hatlebakk explains what extreme poverty is.
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 ...
Bangladesh. Political unrest. Garments, Bangladesh
Project | Dec 2013 - Dec 2015
Operationalizing a rights-based approach to health service delivery (RBA-healthdelivery) is a joint effort by CMI, The World Bank Institute ...
right to health, health system reform, right based approach, health care delivery
Project | Feb - Aug 2013
Sudan has undertaken decentralization reforms since the early 1990s, in a federal government system with three tiers: federal, state, and local ...
Intergovernmental fiscal relations, state and local government revenues, taxes, business licenses, user fees, Sudan
Project | May - Jun 2011
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has hovered low on governance-related indices for many years. In 2010, the country scored 2.0 out ...
Corruption, anti-corruption, DR Congo
Project | Dec 2008 - Dec 2009
The Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Danish International Development Assistance (Danida), the Swedish Agency for Development Evaluation (SADEV), ...
Anti-corruption, corruption, evaluation, aid
Project | Jan 2009 - Dec 2010
Angola has very high health expenditures per capita by African standards. According to the World Bank, the public expenditure on health is around ...
Health, Poverty, Public Expenditure, Angola
Project | May - Nov 2006
The ESAIDARM, a forerunner for MEFMI (The Macroeconomic and Financial Management Institute for Southern and Eastern Africa) was launched in ...
Capacity building, Public Finance Management, macroeconomic management, central banking, debt service, Eastern and southern Africa
Project | Jul 2005 - Jun 2011
Jan Isaksen has been invited to become one of 11 member of the Executive Board of the African Capacity Building Foundation. The ACBF has its ...
Capacity building, Policy analysis, Research, Africa
Project | Feb - May 2005
Evaluating the performance of the Welfare Monitoring System in Ethiopia under the World Bank Implementation Completion Report of the ESRDF programme....
poverty monitoring, Ethiopia
Project | Jan 2003 - Dec 2004
Jan Isaksen is engaged in this project that deals with the management of benefit streams from natural resources in African developing countries. ...
Benefit Streams Management, natural resources, mines, taxation, Africa: Botswana, Namibia
Project | Jan - Dec 2003
A group of eight likeminded donors agreed in 2002 to form the Multilateral Organisations Performance Network (MOPAN) to cooperate in the monitoring ...
Multilateral institutions, aid relations, aid performance, Africa: Ghana, Malawi, Mozambique, Uganda., Asia: Bangladesh, India, Vietnam., Americas: Nicaragua
Project | Jan 2002
This CMI study confirmed that social development issues play a relatively marginal role in influencing the investment climate and the level ...
Project | Jan 2001 - Sep 2006
An international team of researchers headed by CMI has evaluated the "Comprehensive Development Framework" (CDF) in Vietnam. The project commissioned ...
Development aid, development planning, PRSP, aid relationship, country ownership, Asia: Vietnam
Performance assessment of agricultural projects focusing on selected problem projects in the agriculture sector completed during 1967-1997
Project | Jan 1999
The assignment included a detailed draft report for internal review by the Bank and will also constitute a database and reference material for ...
Project | Jan 1999 - Dec 2002
The study focuses on the changing roles and experiences of the UN aid system and the development banks in transitional (inter-mediate) situations ...