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CMI Report | Jan 1999
The Bergen Seminar on Development 1999 focused on aid-funded institutional partnerships and twinning, and the extent that these are effective mechanisms ...
Twinning, Organisational cooperation, Institution building, North-South cooperation
Edited Book | Jan 2011
The third edition of this well respected textbook explores the changing nature of politics in the developing world in the twenty-first century. Beginning ...
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
CMI Working Paper | Sep 2014
The transition to democracy in Brazil came with a significant change in the role the armed forces could play for public security within the country. According ...
Brazil, armed forces, public security, civil-military relations
Third independent review of the Indonesia-Norway cooperation on reducing greenhouse gas emissions from REDD+
Report in External Series | Sep 2018
The LoI process was always expected to be a complex and innovative exercise involving many stakeholders and relationships, with progress marked by slow, ...
REDD+, forest sector, climate change, governance, Indonesia
Report in External Series | Jan 2011
This article outlines some of the main policies and interventions for economic development and gender equality in Mozambique since Independence in 1975, ...
Mozambique, Development, Gender
Journal Article | Jun 2019
The second-wave feminist movement called attention to the endurance of discriminatory laws that deny women equal rights and opportunities. Since the 1970s, ...
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
Associated Research Professor
Political scientist focusing on democratisation and human rights, economic reform, taxation, institutional change and international aid, with a particular emphasis on Southern and Eastern Africa.
Democratisation, human rights, governance, electoral administration, political parties, economic reform, institutional change, taxation, and aid effectiveness, Africa: Sub Saharan Africa, in particular Namibia, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi
Economist focusing on poverty, resilience, and climate change adaptation
Event | 10 May 2010
Channing Arndt is a Professor of Economics at the University of Copenhagen and the leader of the climate change pillar at the World Institute for Development Economics Research. He will present recent approaches developed for analyzing the implications of climate change and appropriate policy responses.
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
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)
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