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CMI Report | Jun 2014
Since the end of the civil war in 2006, Nepal has been on the edge of a peaceful but truly revolutionary change to restructure the state along federal ...
federalism, ethnic identity, regional identity, Nepal
CMI Brief | Jul 2020
Hawa Jibril, a poetess and a long-time activist for Somali women’s rights, identified male elders as a barrier to women’s inclusion in the ...
poltics, women's rights, clans, gender quota, politics, federalism, Somalia
CMI Report | Jan 2002
Since 1991, when the Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front came to power, two parallel political processes have taken place in Ethiopia. Firstly, ...
Report in External Series | Aug 2016
In October 2015, the president of the Republic of South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit, decreed a change in the country’s administrative structure and ...
decentralisation, federalism, South Sudan
Book | Apr 2011
Most governments in Africa, seeing the political mobilisation of ethnicity as a threat, have rejected the use of ethnic differences as an explicit basis ...
Institutionalising the politics of ethnicity : actors, power and mobilisation in southern Ethiopia under ethnic federalism
Doctoral Thesis | Jan 2008
Institutionalising the politics of ethnicity : actors, power and mobilisation in southern Ethiopia
The paradox of federalism and decentralisation in South Sudan: An instrument and an obstacle for peace
Sudan Brief | Sep 2019
A power sharing agreement and the inauguration of a new government in South Sudan has been put to a halt. Disagreement on the number of states and local ...
Federalism, Decentralisation, South Sudan
Event | 3 Apr 2008
Cand. polit Lovise Aalen defended her PhD dissertation at the University of Oslo Friday 4 April. In her dissertation Aalen studies the national political framework of ethnic based federalism. She argues that ethnic political mobilisation must be understood as an outcome of both inter-ethnic and intra-ethnic relations.