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Event | 10 May 2006
The dismal human rights situation in North Korea is commonly met by a call for economic sanctions by the international community. A different kind of approach would be to expand economic relations with North Korea to strengthen forces that would support a move towards more democracy.
Journal Article | Jan 1991
New rural institutions built on tradition? Ethiopian peasants need a democratic reconstruction Sieg
Book Chapter | Jan 2004
In search of democratic justice - what courts should not do: Argentina, 1983-2002 Roberto Gargarell
Project | Jul 2006 - Mar 2009
This research program is conducted by CMI in collaboration with a research group from Tribhuvan University (TU), Nepal. It is divided into 8 separate ...
CMI Report | Jan 1994
This comparative analysis of recent transitions to democracy in Argentina and Chile examines (1) the impact of the type of transition on democratic consolidation; ...
Human rights, Democratization, Chile, Argentina, Americas: Argentina
Egypt's constitutional cul-de-sac: Enabling military oversight and a security state in a nominally democratic order
CMI Insight | Apr 2014
Egyptians began 2014 being summoned back to the polls for the third time in three years on a constitutional matter. This time, as in the past two ...
CMI Working Paper | Jun 2018
On 17 October 1992, as a consultant to the Commission on the Truth for El Salvador, I visited the village of Corinto to collect stories of ‘grave ...
Fair? What has fairness got to do with it? Vagaries of election observation and democratic standards
Journal Article | Jan 1993
Fair? What has fairness got to do with it? Vagaries of election observation and democratic standard
Project | Nov 2008 - Oct 2009
Dominant executives, weak democratic institutions and shrinking space for critical deliberation and contestation of political power characterise most ...
sub-saharan africa, liberation movements, democratic transitions, media, elections, political parties, the judiciary, Zambia, Malawi, Uganda, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Zimbabawe, Tanzania
Project | Jan 2001 - May 2002
Zed Books has recently published the book Ethiopia since the Derg. A decade of democratic pretension and performance co-edited by CMI's senior researcher ...
Elections, democratisation, decentralisation, local authorities, local control, piolitical repression and resistance, prospects for democracy in Ethiopia, Africa: Ethiopia
Democratizing Islam and Islamizing democracy: An inquiry into Hasan al-Turabi's conception of Shura in light of Western democratic theory
Journal Article | Aug 2009
This article explores Hasan al-Turabi’s conception of democracy with particular focus on the role and rights of non-Muslims. This is done through ...
Hasan al-Turabi, Islam, democracy, minorities, Sudan
Does democracy travel well? The role of donors in exporting democratic governance to sub-Saharan Africa
Event | 13 Oct 2011
The international donor community has been trying to promote democratic systems of governance in developing countries. Is progress being made?
CMI Insight | May 2016
Reform of family law is considered among the most difficult to achieve since it contests ‘the notion of women and children as property’. There ...
child marriage, marriage, family law, Malawi, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Zambia
Journal Article | Jan 2017
Kriser og kriger – er det bruk for oss nå? - Nr 01 - 2017 - Norsk antropologisk tidsskrift - Idunn - tidsskrifter på nett // ...