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Harnessing the power of communities against corruption. A framework for contextualising social accountability
U4 Brief | Aug 2018
Ignorance, apathy and disempowerment are recurring drivers of impunity. Social accountability, on its part, aims to empower citizens with information ...
Expressing religiosity in a secular society: The relativisation of faith in muslim communities in Sweden
Journal Article | Feb 2012
This article discusses religion in public space and the case study is the Muslim minorities in Sweden. The discussion deals with secularization trends ...
Islam, Muslims, Sweden
Distributing mining wealth to communities in Ghana: Addressing problems of elite capture and political corruption
U4 Issue | May 2013
In the context of a mining boom in Africa, a critical consideration is how governments use increased mineral wealth to foster development, particularly ...
Natural resources, Mining, Minerals, Corruption, Rural communities, Cash transfer schemes, natural resource management, Ghana
Poverty among Sudanese communities along the eastern borders: A case study from the Kassala and Gedarif States
Sudan Working Paper | Jun 2017
The data for this paper was collected through a survey aimed at reviewing the socioeconomic conditions of the communities living along the Sudanese border ...
ARUSS, Sudan, Kassala, Gedarif
Project | Jan 1998 - Dec 2000
This multidisciplinary project (demography, geography, fishery biology, sociology)examined population dynamics, development of fishery resources, and ...
Small-scale fisheries, natural resource management, migration, population dynamics, Ghana, Africa