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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 ...
Book Chapter | May 2015
How far has the recent global wave of tax reform contributed to state building in poorer countries? This chapter concludes that ...
Tax, tax reform, globalisation, state building, developing countries
Project | Sep 2014 - Jan 2016
Aiming to provide universal access to basic health services and empower communities to take charge of their own health, the Ethiopian government ...
Report in External Series | Jan 1997
This is an evaluation report of the United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD). The evaluators found that UNRISD's research ...
Research, United Nations, Global
Book Chapter | Jan 1993
The "high-politics" of population movements: Migration, state and civil society in Southeast Asia A
CMI Report | Jan 1991
The gendered state: A review of some recent studies on women and the state Kate Halvorsen CMI Repor
CMI Report | Jan 1991
Rural conditions for democracy in Ethiopia. Peasant self-determination and the state Siegfried Paus
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1991
This working paper is an analytical review of four recent studies on "women and the state" or the gendered state. Three of these books include ...
Women, Gender relations, State, Africa, Asia, Europe
Doctoral Thesis | Nov 2011
This thesis investigates the politics of competing Islamic gender ideologies in Sudan. Based on fieldwork conducted in greater Khartoum from ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2018
Sovereignities in the making. Reflections on state and society in Sudan Leif Manger State, Resistanc
Journal Article | Jan 2012
While it is commonly accepted that corporations have negative duties to respect human rights, the question of whether rights also imply positive ...
human rights, duties, obligations, responsibility, Ruggie reports, corporate social responsibility (CSR), Angola
U4 Issue | May 2012
Examining the cases of Liberia, Nepal and Colombia, this study asks how corruption poses risks to political legitimacy and stability in fragile ...
Fragile states, Post-conflict, Legitimacy, Stability, Reconstruction, Liberia, Colombia, Nepal
Egypt's constitutional cul-de-sac: Enabling military oversight and a security state in a nominally democratic order
CMI Insight | Apr 2014
Egyptians began 2014 being summoned back to the polls for the third time in three years on a constitutional matter. This time, as in the ...
Journal Article | Apr 2019
African colonial history suggests that British colonial rule may have undermined state centralisation due to legacies of ethnic segregation ...
Colonial legacy, development, ethnicity, state capacity, Sub-Saharan Africa
Building the new state of South Sudan: The challenge of the resource curse and the pro-poor agricultural growth
Event | 8 Mar 2012
Dr. Luka Biong Deng gives a talk on the challenges facing the new state of South Sudan, in a presentation of his current work on the so-called ...
Secondary and higher secondary school education in Bangladesh. Its growth and state expenditures: A time-series analysis of 1981-90.
CMI Report | Jan 1992
This paper first identifies trends and patterns in the growth of the secondary and higher secondary schools in Bangladesh, while differentiating ...
Secondary education, Educational policy, Bangladesh
Ethiopian state support to insurgency in Southern Sudan from 1962 to 1983: local, regional and global connections
Journal Article | Sep 2014
During the 1960s and 1970s, the Government of Ethiopia supplied Southern Sudanese insurgents with arms, training and political support. This ...
Ethiopia, Sudan, South Sudan
Mapping evidence gaps in anti-corruption: Assessing the state of the operationally relevant evidence on donors' actions and approaches to reducing corruption
U4 Issue | Nov 2012
This paper charts the current evidence on effectiveness of different anti-corruption reforms, and identifies significant evidence gaps. Despite ...
Anti-corruption, Corruption, Donor, Interventions, Civil society, Public sector reform, Budget support, Review, Evidence, Operational guidance, Assessment, evaluation measurement
Taking the inside or outside track – or both? NGO advocacy in state reporting under the Child Rights Convention: a case study from Kenya
CMI Report | Apr 2015
This report forms part of a larger study titled Advancing the Rights of Children: Assessing the Effectiveness of Transnational Advocacy ...