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U4 Brief | Nov 2020
With vast sums being invested in interventions to mitigate climate change and help adapt to its consequences, corruption within climate finance threatens ...
Climate finance, Corruption, Anti-corruption, Climate change, Climate change mitigation
Journal Article | Jul 2019
High levels of faith and finance have been invested in REDD+ as a promising global climate change mitigation policy. Since its inception in 2007, corruption ...
REDD+, , Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam
Journal Article | Jul 2020
Index insurance has been touted as part of an adaptation strategy to mitigate climate risks among smallholder farmers. However, in the face of increasing ...
Index insurance, Climate change, Learning, Ambiguity aversion, Recency bias, Framed field experiment, Tanzania
A place-based framework for assessing resettlement capacity in the context of climate change induced displacement
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2020
Place-based resettlement capacity assessments to identify potential resettlement places for climate migrants are needed to guide climate change related ...
climate change, migrants, displacement, livelihoods, resettlement, assets, conditions
Journal Article | Jan 2012
The aim of this paper is to investigate and map climate change discourses in legal spaces. We look at how issues concerning the injustice and human rights ...
Climate change, Climate change policy, Climate justice, Human rights, Sustainable development, Social research, Governance, Climate change adaptation, Emissions regulations, Government regulation
Journal Article | Feb 2015
During its engagement in Afghanistan, the US military seriously tried to mitigate the risk of civilian casualties from airstrikes only when called for ...
News | 7 Sep 2012
Learning the right lessons from past experiences with corruption in the forest sector is crucial to prevent broad undermining of REDD+.
News | 11 Dec 2015
Manipulating baseline forest data, double-counting project benefits, and skewing monitoring schemes have been known as likely corruption risks for REDD+. But how do these risks map onto the actual political economy of REDD+ implementation in selected pilot countries?
Economist focusing on poverty, resilience, and climate change adaptation
Event | 26 Aug 2013
A roundtable discussion with climate change scholars from law, ethics and political science for a conversation on where we are, the most acute challenges ...
Event | 11 May 2012
Rajeev Goel will present a large cross-country dataset on the nexus between economic uncertainty and corruption. prevalence of corruption
Project | Jan 2010 - Apr 2014
This part of the research project will focus on one particular institution which may mitigate the centralisation of power in Angola and pave the way for ...
Elections, election commission, political parties, Angola
Journal Article | Nov 2009
A number of studies suggest that natural resources can have a negative impact on the developing prospects of countries. Empirical results suggest that ...
Natural resources, resource curse, institutions
Event | 21 Nov 2016
What is the role of the tax avoidance industry? How can the challenges that tax havens represent be mitigated? On 21 and 22 November 2016, leading academics, ...
The basics of corruption risk management: A framework for decision making and integration into the project cycles
U4 Issue | Dec 2015
Aid agencies need better systems to identify, assess, and mitigate corruption risks. Risk assessments should consider two main dimensions of an act of ...
U4 Issue | May 2011
Forest governance in the Philippines during the post-colonial period has involved protracted efforts to arrest and reverse patterns of overexploitation ...
natural resource management, REDD, corruption, Philippines
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1998
This paper develops a dynamic computational bioeconomic model with the objective of assessing protected marine reserves as fisheries management tools. ...
News | 2 May 2016
A risk management strategy that can identify, assess and propose specific mitigation measures for corruption problems can help better address corruption. When done right, corruption risk management can contribute to increase development impacts.
Book Chapter | Jan 1998
Population and climate change Astri Suhrke Human choice and climate change Steve Rayner & Elisabeth
Emergency release of people from prison because of Covid-19. A brief analysis through an anti-corruption lens
U4 Brief | Jul 2020
Many countries are implementing emergency releases of people from prison to mitigate the spread of Covid-19. Such measures, while critical to public health, ...
Covid-19, Corruption, Prison, Justice sector