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CMI Brief | Apr 2013
Millennium Development Goal number 5 (MDG 5) aims to reduce maternal mortality. In this brief we argue that, in the current global context more ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2013
The 1917 Mexican Constitution, which was adopted after a revolutionary period, decisively changed the history of Latin American constitutional- ...
development studies, development studies, law - academic, comparative law, constitutional and administrative law
Book Chapter | Feb 2017
Women’s rights and the women’s movement in Sudan (1952-2014) Samia al-Nagar and Liv Tønnessen Women'
Law reform, women's movement, Sudan, Islamic law, Islamization, Sudan
Book Chapter | Jan 2017
Solving the problem of (non)compliance in SE rights litigation . Daniel M. Brinks Social Rights Judg
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
Journal Article | Jun 2017
This article proposes a relational approach to the study of abortion law reform in Brazil. It focuses on the interaction of pro-choice and anti-abortion ...
Journal Article | Jul 2011
With the development of REDD (‘Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation’) policies, determining who can claim ...
CMI Report | Oct 2016
The women’s rights champion. Tunisia’s potential for furthering women’s rights. Mari Norbakk CMI Rep
women's rights, Tunisia
Journal Article | Sep 2018
The divide between hard law and soft law approaches to global regulation of corporations in relation to human rights is partly based on empirical ...
Business and human rights treaty, commitment theory, empirical approaches, global regulation, rational choice
Project | Jan 2017 - Dec 2020
Water is essential to all aspects of human life. It is vital for public health, an essential component of national and local economies and a ...
Brazil, Costa Rica, India, Peru and South Africa
Project | Jul 2004 - Dec 2005
In spite of more than three decades of efforts to promote women's rights in Bangladesh, the results have been piecemal and only slowly forthcoming, ...
Bangladesh, courts, women's rights, gender justice, human rights, law
Project | Jan - Dec 1997
This study analyses how a small donor like Norway can help to promote and support human rights and democracy through development co-operation. ...
development assistance, human rights, democratisation, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe
News | 22 May 2006
A new CMI study "Should I stay or should I go!" will look into this question. When is it in the interest of a corporation to exit a repressive country? When do ethical considerations imply that a company should close down operations in a country?
Event | 13 Apr 2011
Elin Skaar's new book analyses the connections between transitional justice and judicial politics. She explores the role of courts in shaping options and trajectories of post-transitional justice - and concretely the chances of criminal prosecutions for past crimes in Argentina, Chile and Uruguay.
Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay
Event | 23 Sep 2014
LIVE STREAMING NOW Angola is Norway's "biggest and most important economic partner in Africa" says the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Does Norway's activity in Angola contribute to Angola's stability and development over time?
Book Chapter | Jan 2001
This chapter discusses the difficulties aid agencies encounter when entering the comparatively new and sensitive field of human rights and democracy ...
Human rights, Democratisation, Aid, Global
Report in External Series | Jan 2000
The report was commissioned by the Research Council of Norway in order to provide a state of the art account of how to link human rights and ...
Human rights, Private enterprise, Multinational corporations, Code of conduct, Global
Book Chapter | Jan 2000
Modernization without westernization? Asian values and human rights discourse in east and west Hugo
Introduction. Exploring the sosio-economic, sosio-political and civilizational determinants for the realization of internationally recognized human rights
Book Chapter | Jan 1992
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Book Review | Jan 2003
Book review: Bertil Dunér: The global human rights regime, Lund: Studentlitteratur Hugo Stokke Menn
human rights, international regimes, foreign policy, United nations, global