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India has experienced massive economic growth over decades that has lifted many out of poverty. Yet, there are still high levels of poverty in many parts of the country, and...
CMI Report | Jan 2002
This report analyses the growth of political Islam in South Asia (Pakistan, Afghanistan and India's Jammu and Kashmir Province). In Pakistan the failure ...
Asia: Afghanistan, India, Pakistan
CMI Report | Jan 2006
The massive earthquake that struck northern parts of Pakistan and India on 8 October 2005, led to the loss of more than 75 000 lives, 100 000 were severely ...
Earthquakes, Humanitarian assistance, Non-governmental organizations, United Nations, Cluster coordination, Pakistan
Event | 12 Aug 2010
Pakistan - a strategic player on the world stage, devastated by current floods, in midst of a prolonged military campaign to flush "terrorists" in the North and an international crisis compounded by strained relations with neighbours and even with allies, faces an uncertain future. America's leading expert on Pakistan and India, Stephen Cohen, probes beyond the headlines and offers a panoramic portrait and analysis of this complex country.
Logging the 'Frontier': Narratives of deforestation in the northern borderlands of British India, c. 1850-1940
Journal Article | Sep 2011
This paper analyzes the institution of “scientific forestry” in the northern borderlands (“Frontier”) of British India c. 1850–1940. ...
British India, NWFP, deforestation, narratives, colonial history, British India (Pakistan)
Report in External Series | May 2011
The report introduces a theoretical framework for analysis, and then discusses how Pakistan and Norway define governance and good governance before moving ...
good governance, Pakistan
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
Pakistan has one of the highest incidences of honour killings in the world. This is a major human rights issue that has received little attention outside ...
Traditional culture, Honour killings, Pakistan, Asia: Pakistan
Book Chapter | Jan 1994
The chapter gives a broad overview of the state and trends of human rights in Pakistan up to 1993. It covers both civil and political rights and economic, ...
human rights, governance, development, political participation, Pakistan, South Asia
Journal Article | Jan 2003
Retorikk og realiteter. Kvinners erfaring med Sharia i Pakistan Karin Ask Babylon. Tidsskrift om Mi
Book Chapter | Jan 2005
Traditional (In)justice: Honour Killings in Pakistan Are Knudsen Human Rights in Development Yearbo
Journal Article | Mar 2015
Young people between the ages of 10 and 19 make up 23% of Pakistan’s population. In Pakistan, young people face many challenges in terms of sexual ...
young people, life skills, sexual and reproductive health, scale-up, Pakistan
CMI Working Paper | Sep 2017
In Pakistan, the legal recognition of rape as a crime has changed in pace with the dominant narrative on women’s sexuality. The country’s ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
Deforestation is a global environment concern, but the underlying processes vary across regions and countries. In Pakistan the threat to forests and biodiversity ...
Journal Article | Jan 1999
This paper discusses recent conservation efforts in Northern Pakistan and the relevance of national parks as legal instruments in nature and wildlife ...
Pakistan, national parks, wildlife conservation, Khunjerab National Park, local populations, Karakoram
Event | 12 Jan 2009
The conflict in Afghanistan is closely intertwined with political tensions in the country's neighbourhood. There is a clear need for a regional response. What are the prospects for a genuinely concerted approach?
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1997
This paper discusses recent conversation efforts in Northern Pakistan and the relevance of national parks as legal instruments in nature and wildlife ...
Commissioned Report | Jan 1990
Pakistan. En situasjons- og perspektivsanalyse Ole David Koht Norbye ole david koht norbye ole d
Project | Mar - Sep 2006
Review of Norwegia Earthquake support - Pakistan Emergency relief,Pakistan Arne Strand (project le
Emergency relief, Pakistan
Project | Jan 1996 - Jul 2000
This Ph.D. project focuses on deforestation in the temperate forest in the North West Frontier Province of Pakistan. A central question is why the Palas ...
CMI Brief | May 2012
There is a healthcare crisis in India. Health indicators are dismal. 25% of the world’s maternal deaths every year, occur in India. 47% of all children ...
The relationship between the state, family and household. Consequences for women's participation in the education system in Kerala, India
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1990
The theme of this working paper is gender and education in India, and more specifically the question why there is significantly higher participation of ...
Gender relations, Education, Kerala, India, Asia: India