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CMI Working Paper | May 2016
Executive summary When Hugo Chávez (1954–2013) came to power in Venezuela in 1998, the military was bestowed with a new—and controversial—role ...
military, politics, Chávez, Bolivar, soldiers, alliances, Venezuela
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2015
In 2008, the government of now-deceased President Hugo Chávez in Venezuela passed a law creating what is known as the Bolivarian militia (Milicia ...
Bolivarian militia, civil-military relations, gender, class, Venezuela
News | 10 Dec 2012
Plaza Bolívar in the center of Caracas was filled with people today. Most people wore red t-shirts with images of the Chávez. A boy was sitting on his father´s shoulders, waiving with a doll of Chávez clad in military outfit.
Book | Jan 2017
This book presents an ethnographic study of how grassroots activism in Venezuela during the Chávez presidency can be understood in relation to ...
Event | 17 Apr 2013
The People and the President is a close-up portrait of the poor supporters of the late Hugo Chávez, taking the pulse of Caracas, the ...
News | 5 Apr 2013
Medienes negative karakteristikker av den avdøde presidenten Hugo Chávez dekker over hva kontroversene i Venezuela egentlig handler om, skriver Iselin Åsedotter Strønen i en kronikk i Aftenposten.
Journal Article | Jan 2013
Siden Hugo Chávez kom til makten i Venezuela i 1998, har kvinners handlingsrom og kvinners rettigheter blitt betydelig styrket. Dette har skjedd ...
News | 27 Jan 2015
In Venezuela, views on the relationship between civilian politics and the military are highly divergent. Yet, at the pool club Circulo Militar el Lagunito all boundaries between civilians and the military are blurred. In this social club, anyone is welcome, no questions asked. The idea of civil-military alliances is at the core of CMI researcher Iselin Åsedotter Strønen's field work in Caracas.
Event | 15 Nov 2011
What are the objectives of Brazil's foreign policies, and how are they pursued?
Event | 5 Nov 2008
Political Transformation in Venezuela, Ecuador and Bolivia. How the problem of violence is solved through regional cooperation.
Venezuela, Ecuador and Bolivia
Event | 16 Oct 2014
Iselin Åsedotter Strønen defends her doctoral dissertation "The Revoluationary Petro-State. Change, Continuity and popular Power in Venezuela" ...
Edited Book | Jan 2013
En las últimas décadas, los tribunales se han convertido cada vez más en foros para la reivindicación de diversos derechos ...
U4 Brief | Jul 2009
"… Maestros fantasma? ¿Has escuchado hablar de los maestros taxi? Nosotros los tenemos. Tienen empleos múltiples y están constantemente ...
education, spanish, honduras
News | 5 Jun 2011
On June 5th, a new Peruvian president will be elected in a runoff between Ollanta Humala and Keiko Fujimori. The two candidates, for different reasons, raises concerns writes Camila Gianella.
U4 Issue | Nov 2019
La frustración generada por la incapacidad del sistema de justicia para enfrentar la corrupción de manera satisfactoria, ha motivado a muchos ...
CMI Brief | Dec 2016
Angola rural passou por décadas de provações com a guerra e a marginalização económica – culminando com ...
poverty, economic crisis, rural, Malanje, Angola
CMI Brief | Oct 2016
A violência contra as mulheres é uma prática generalizada em Angola, pouco se sabendo ainda sobre a perceção que as ...
poverty, women, violence, Angola, Luanda