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CMI Report | Jan 2006
Right to Play (former Olympic Aid), is an athlete-driven international humanitarian organisation which uses sport and play as a development tool for children ...
Sports, Children, Youth, Nongovernmental organizations, Refugees, Tanzania, Pakistan
External review of the project on the study of China's regional national autonomy system (2003-2008)
Report in External Series | Oct 2009
The China Autonomy Programme (CAP) of the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights has aimed to study ways and means for protecting and promoting the interests ...
Governance and democracy, Human rights, Civil society, Culture and sports, China
Event | 3 May 2013
In 2014 Brazil will host the FIFA World Cup, and in 2016 the city of Rio de Janeiro will host the Summer Olympic Games. The preparations for these mega-events ...
Project | Apr - Jul 2006
Right to Play, formerly Olympic Aid, is a humanitarian organisation intiated by athletes. The main office of Right to Play is in Toronto, Canada, and ...
Sports, Refugees, Palestine, Tanzania
Report in External Series | Jan 2009
Support to culture, cultural heritage and arts has been part of Norway's development cooperation for many years. Several Norwegian institutions have been ...
cutural heritage, Nepal, Malawi, Ethiopia
News | 6 Jul 2015
So far, kindergartens and shootouts have by and large been completely unrelated issues in my world. Not anymore. Now, for the past days, every morning around 7.30, I have slowed down and scouted cautiously: Does anyone seem tense, watchful? Are there any police troops in a state of mobilization hiding somewhere close? Are there any heavy fireworks all of a sudden, alerts of that something is about to happen?
News | 30 Jun 2014
- Policy makers and their decisions matter much more than a supposed resource curse, says Ricardo Soares de Oliveira. As East Africa booms with oil, he urges international actors and donors to repoliticise the international reform and financial agenda.
Project | Jan 2013 - Dec 2015
In the past decade much has been written on China’s increasing importance and growing influence in Africa. So far most of the research has focused ...
Media, telecommunications, foreign policy, public diplomacy, China, Africa, Uganda, Mozambique, Angola, South Africa
News | 12 May 2015
Discussions over the role Islam should play in public life, are raging in Tunisia. A veiled Tunisair flight attendant caused uproar in the Tunisian Parliament recently, writes researcher Mari Norbakk from fieldwork in Tunis.
Newspaper Op-Ed | Dec 2013
The Land Acquisition Bill passed by both houses of Parliament awaits presidential nod before it becomes law and replaces the Land Acquisition Act, 1894. ...
Edited Book | Jan 1996
Preface by Gunnar M. Sørbø (Price NOK 175 + postage)
News | 6 Jan 2012
Our faith drives us. We do our work with respect and humility. Our aim is to facilitate the distribution of food for every Egyptian who needs it, without discrimination between women or men, Muslim or Christian."
News | 19 May 2015
In mid-April 2015, news emerged about the killing of nine police-men in Angola's Huambo province. The incident involved the police and members of Juliano Kalupeteca's "Light of the World" religious sect. In the following days, grizzling reports emerged of a massacre of perhaps hundreds of sect members. We do not yet know the truth. Angola's government appears to do its utmost to prevent knowledge of it to transpire. Will the international community remain passive?
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 ...
News | 4 Oct 2012
The government's ability to collect taxes depends on people's and businesses' willingness to pay them. How do you convince them to pay their fair share?
Building taxpayer culture in Mozambique, Tanzania and Zambia: Achievements, challenges and policy recommendations
CMI Report | Jul 2012
The study examines measures that aim to encourage taxpayer compliance through taxpayer education and constructive engagement between the government and ...
Taxation, Tax morale, Tax compliance, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia
Project | Sep 1996 - Sep 1999
The project, which started in September 1996 and ran over three years, was funded by the Strømme Memorial Foundation, a Norwegian NGO. The project was ...
News | 17 Dec 2012
The ravages of time had nearly destroyed the invaluable collection of books and manuscripts kept in the Riyadha Mosque on Lamu in Kenya. A meticulous digitalization project has saved and preserved the material for future generations.
Event | 4 Feb 2014
Voice of China: Conference "China`s engagement in Uganda: Media, culture and telecommunication" , Kampala
Project | Jan 1998 - Nov 2003
This study aimed at exploring the challenges recent interdisiplinary research in the evolutionary sciences and in cognitive science poses for feminist ...
feminist theory, neo-darwinism, cognitive science