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Project | Jan 2004 - Sep 2005
Women in many West African countries are famous for their numerical dominance and powerful organisations in several branches of the informal economy. ...
Gender relations, informal economy, structural adjustment, Ghana, Uganda, Tanzania, Africa
Report in External Series | Jan 2002
This dissertation is about judicial independence. It deals with two interrelated questions. The first half of the dissertation argues, based on a statistical ...
judicial reform, judicial independence, human rights, courts, prosecution, military, judges, international law, Americas: Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Latin America
Coming of age in the penal system: Neoliberalism, ‘mano dura’ and the reproduction of ‘racialized’ inequalities in Honduras
Book Chapter | Jan 2018
Coming of age in the penal system: Neoliberalism, ‘mano dura’ and the reproduction of ‘racialized’ i
Sociologist currently focusing on governance and human rights research.
Oscillatory labour migration in Kenya, regional integration in Eastern and Southern Africa, democratisation in Africa, elections, human rights (including child rights), institutional analysis, poverty reduction, development research, state and nation in sub-Saharan Africa, aid, urbanisation, Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda
Project | Jan 2002 - Aug 2005
The principal objective of the project is to provide new knowledge about changing patterns of gender relations in the informal economies of Western and ...
Does Social Development affect Poverty? The Role of Participation in Income Dynamics in Indonesia 1993-2000
CMI Report | Jan 2005
The objective of this study is to assess whether there are any effects on household income changes and poverty reduction in Indonesia from living in a ...
Income, Household income, Poverty reduction, Indonesia
Journal Article | Jan 2012
The discourse on anti-corruption approaches during the last decade has been shaped by two extremes: those who prescribe specialized anti-corruption bodies ...
anti-corruption commissions, institutional change, Indonesia, Indonesia
Political scientist exploring intersections between law and politics
law and social change, legal institutions, rights-mobilization, human rights, social rights, health rights, environmental rights, democratic participation, democratic institutionalisaton, accountaibility instituions, constitutionmaking, constitutionalism, reconciliation, health policy, climate change, South Africa, Malawi, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, India
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2015
The protection of tropical forests is a hot topic, particularly in light of the pressing threat of global climate change. The 2014 UN Climate Summit saw ...
REDD+, forest governance, climate governance, corruption, anti-corruption
Master's Thesis | Jan 2016
In this thesis I trace the changes in the exercise of Brazilian state power in Rio’s poor communities, or favelas, through an ethnographic exploration ...
Israeli ways of conceptualising the enemy and implications for Israeli- Palestinian grass-roots dialogue
Book Chapter | Jan 1997
(Nordic Research on the Middle East; 3 Papers from the third Nordic conference on Middle Eastern Studies, Joensuu, 1995)
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 Feb 2010
In his new book Helge Rønning explores the role of the media in different parts of Africa plays in the political and social processes of change on the continent.
Ethiopia, Mozambique, South Africa, Uganda, and Zimbabwe
Journal Article | Jan 2009
After almost 25 years of war, the formal justice sector in Afghanistan is dysfunctional, and comprehensive reform of both laws and institutions have ...
justice sector reform, Afghanistan
"No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow": The Arab Spring and its effect in sub-Saharan Africa
CMI Brief | Aug 2011
In the spring of 2011, dramatic political changes and events took place in the Arab World. The Arab Spring was comprised of popular uprisings and ...
Sub-Saharan Africa, Malawi
CMI Brief | Oct 2011
Guatemala suffers from high levels of undernourishment and malnutrition despite a strong political commitment to the right to food. Yet, there is an absence ...
food litigation, Guatemala
Event | 16 Oct 2014
Iselin Åsedotter Strønen defends her doctoral dissertation "The Revoluationary Petro-State. Change, Continuity and popular Power in Venezuela" ...
Project | Jan 1996 - Nov 2003
Research outputs consists of articles in international journals, a special journal issue, one PhD. thesis and three MA thesis.
nation building in Nepal, temple trusts, pilgrim tourism, impact of cable car, status of dalits, Asia: Nepal
Project | Jan 1998 - May 2002
This project was an extension of project 96076 (NUFU:"The Antropology of Social Change in West Africa") and focuses on the political role of migration ...
Migration, democratisation, political parties, resources, Africa: Mali
Book Chapter | Jan 2013
This is the first book to examine food activism in diverse local, national, and transnational settings, making it essential reading for students and scholars ...