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CMI Working Paper | Apr 2018
This paper investigates whether an individual’s relationship to the head of household and caste are associated with the level of his or ...
Kinship, caste, morbidity, medical treatment, rural India, India
Report in External Series | May 2018
Research in developing countries demonstrates the importance of life skills for improving a range of outcomes for adolescent girls. These outcomes ...
Ethiopia, Lebanon, Tanzania
News | 21 Aug 2014
Law is increasingly center stage for political battles. Across the globe, people are going to court to claim their right to health or education, to fight for their right to engage in sex work or same-sex relationships - while others mobilize courts and legislatures to criminalize prostitution or homosexual practice.
News | 28 Aug 2014
Family planning policies have been implemented around the world for decades, but with limited results. This is also the case in Tanzania where school dropout is a big problem and the majority of girls get pregnant by the age of 20. What are they doing wrong?
CMI Report | Nov 2011
This thesis enquires into the policy consequences of the Mendoza case, a public interest litigation case in Argentina, in which several ...
Pollution, River basins, Supreme court, Litigation, Argentina
Project | Jan 2019 - Dec 2022
COGENT represents an inter-disciplinary approach to improving household food security and nutrition-related health outcomes among women and ...
Climate change, climate services, health, agriculture, food security, Ethiopia, Tanzania
Project | Aug 2014 - Dec 2022
This project aims to measure the effect of economic support and community dialogue on early child-bearing rates in rural Zambia. Adolescent ...
Event | 30 Jan 2009
Does the current juridification of politics narrow the space for democratic politics, or does it represent an expansion of democracy? This seminar brings together international experts in the field.
Event | 16 Oct 2012
Food evokes emotions. Food shapes nations and cultures. Food can be a source of conflict. Food riots are one of the oldest forms of people's revolutions.
Event | 5 Jun 2014
Rethinking gender equality and sustainable economic development.
Tackling turmoil of transition: An evaluation of lessons from the Vietnam-Sweden Health Cooperation 1994-2000
Report in External Series | Jan 2001
(Sida Evaluation 2001/3)
Ideas work better than money in generating reform - but how? Assessing the efficiency of Swedish development assistance in health to Vietnam
Report in External Series | Jan 2001
(Commissioned, restricted, limited circulation)
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1992
The paper discussed whether it is likely that the agricultural and the health component in a large, recently started Women in development project ...
Women in development, Gender needs, World Bank, Gambia
Journal Article | Jan 2009
More than one woman dies every minute from preventable causes in childbirth, and for every woman who dies as many as 30 others are left with ...
Health worker motivation and effort in a low-income context. Quantitative and qualitative research from Tanzania
Doctoral Thesis | Oct 2011
Health worker motivation and effort in a low-income context. Quantitative and qualitative research
Report in External Series | Jan 2002
Sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) measures designed to protect human, animal and plant health, constitute a significant barrier to exports of ...
WTO, nontariff barriers, technical assistance, cost-benefit analysis, market access
Master's Thesis | Jan 2011
The aim of this thesis is to investigate determinants of child mortality in the regions of Luanda and Uíge in Angola. The country has ...
Child mortality, Angola
Journal Article | Sep 2015
Over the past few years the issue of child marriage has received growing political and programmatic attention. In spite of some progress in ...
child marriage, early marriage, adolescents
Journal Article | Jan 2007
The background of the study is the very high prevalence of mortality and morbidity in Sub-Saharan countries due to abortions induced by unsafe ...
unsafe abortion, family planning, reproductive health, youth, Côte d'Ivoire
Effectiveness of a girls’ empowerment programme on early childbearing, marriage and school dropout among adolescent girls in rural Zambia: study protocol for a cluster randomized trial
Journal Article | Jan 2016
Background: Adolescent pregnancies pose a risk to the young mothers and their babies. In Zambia, 35% of young girls in rural areas have given ...