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Methods for learning what works and why in anti-corruption: An introduction to evaluation methods for practitioners
U4 Issue | Aug 2013
Evaluations of donor-funded anti-corruption reforms and programmes would benefit from upgrading and diversifying the methods used to document ...
evaluation measurement, corruption, anti-corruption, governance, monitoring, impact, result chain, mixed methods, theory of change, evidence, learning
CMI Report | Jan 2002
This desk study was commissioned by NORAD to review recent literature on socio-economic consequences of the HIV/AIDS pandemic in sub-Saharan ...
HIV/AIDS, Social aspects, Economic aspects, Development aid, Africa: Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia
Master's Thesis | Nov 2013
The literature suggests that links between social identity and economic outcomes can induce poverty among groups with low social status. This ...
dalit, poverty, poverty dynamics, economics, Nepal, Tarai, Nepal
Diffusion of Labor Standards from Origin to Host Countries: Cross County Evidence from Multinational Companies in Africa
Report in External Series | Feb 2014
This study empirically examines diffusion of labor standards from origin to host countries by investigating whether better labor standards of ...
Corporate Community Involvement and Local Institutions: Two Case Studies From the Mining Industry in Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2012
Corporate community involvement contributes capital or resources in various forms to a community. However, such involvement may also influence ...
Corporate social responsibility, institutions, extractive industries, mining, Tanzania, Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2004
A major financial problem in many municipalities in South Africa is the inadequate collection of service charges due to widespread non-payment. ...
Public finance , Service charges, Trust, Compliance, Local government, South Africa
CMI Insight | Feb 2015
Colombian president Juan Manual Santos has claimed a new approach to security politics in the violence-ridden South American nation. This Insight ...
Civil-Military Relations, Colombia
U4 Brief | Sep 2014
International financial centres are geared to provide optimal conditions for the financial services industry. They encourage activities that ...
international drivers of corruption, Illicit financial flows, tax havens, international financial centres, money laundering, corruption, Kenya
Journal Article | Jan 2016
First of all, this paper explores the rationale for internal party democracy, highlighting the ‘school for democracy’ argument. ...
Intra-party politics, democratization, dynasties, Bangladesh
CMI Report | Nov 2015
This report investigates criminal law reform in Sudan, focusing on two important and controversial legal reforms related to (a) a definition ...
The basics of corruption risk management: A framework for decision making and integration into the project cycles
U4 Issue | Dec 2015
Aid agencies need better systems to identify, assess, and mitigate corruption risks. Risk assessments should consider two main dimensions of ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2016
Recent evidence highlights the importance of trust in explaining bank account savings. According to economic theory, repeated interactions can ...
India, finance, trust, savings, banking, experiment, rct
Sudan Working Paper | May 2016
Introduction Since the 1950s, there has been a growing international awareness of the need for business organizations to commit to a social ...
economy, Corporate Social Responsibility, Islam, ethics, philantropy, Sudan
Women and Girls Caught between Rape and Adultery in Sudan: Criminal Law Reform, 2005–2015 (in Arabic)
CMI Report | Sep 2016
This is an Arabic translation of the CMI report Women and Girls Caught between Rape and Adultery in Sudan: Criminal Law Reform, 2005–2015, ...
Journal Article | Jan 2017
State and non-state actors engaged in disputes to expand and limit abortion rights have engaged in legal mobilization—in other words, ...
Abortion rights, Peru, legal mobilization, Peru
Revisiting Health Rights Litigation and Access to Medications in Costa Rica: Preliminary Evidence fromthe Cochrane Collaboration Reform
Journal Article | Jan 2018
In response to the incremental creation of an expansive constitutional right to health in Costa Rica, the country’s rights-friendly constitutional ...
Caretakers` acceptability of different delivery mechanisms of Post-discharge Malaria Chemoprevention (PMC) in Zomba, Southern Malawi A qualitative study under the GLOBVAC funded Post-discharge Malaria Chemoprevention Delivery (PMC) study
Journal Article | Apr 2018
In malaria endemic countries of sub-Saharan Africa, many children develop severe anaemia due to previous and current malaria infections. After ...
Health, malaria, Malawi
Journal Article | Jan 2018
Tanzania has recently discovered large petroleum and natural gas reserves, boosting its natural resource stocks and potential future revenue ...
petroleum, governance, legal regimes, Tanzania
Journal Article | Apr 2019
Mine action is essential for long-term peacebuilding and post-conflict reconstruction. Using new data, this paper explores the nexus between ...
landmines, mine action, peace agreements, Ottawa Convention, peace processes, treaties
CMI Report | Jan 2006
This report summarises the findings of a joint research project undertaken by the Centre for Social Research, Chr. Michelsen Institute and the ...
Malawi, , Elections, Political institutions, Judiciary, Parliament, Electoral commission, Political parties, Accountability