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The Judicial Protection of Tolerance in Chile and Argentina. Explaining Freedom of Expression Jurisprudence, 1990-2003
Master's Thesis | Jan 2006
This thesis seeks to assess the factors which affect the judicial behaviour of the Chilean and Argentinean supreme courts in freedom of expression cases. ...
Human rights, Freedom of expression, Courts, Americas: Argentina, Chile
Book Chapter | Jan 2002
Expressions of control, fear and devotion: The elections in Mekelle and Wukro, Tigray region Lovise
Reality Checks Mozambique. Annual Report 2015. Quantitative Expressions of Poverty and Well-Being 2011-2015
Report in External Series | Jan 2016
This is the Annual Report for the 5th Reality Check, synthesising the main findings from the sub-reports on Cuamba, Lago and Majune. Fieldwork was carried ...
Development, Poverty, Anthropology, Mozambique
Event | 17 Jun 2011
Basic rights to assembly and expression have come under threat and accountability mechanisms are being undermined. A major standoff over threats to academic freedom and the closure of the university is ongoing. Peter Von Doepp discusses the unfolding situation in Malawi.
Event | 21 Oct 2013
Nora's Cloth is an Ibsen Scholarship awarded art installation project. Through videos, mock street-fashion, self portraits, and silk-screen prints an identity is expressed. Issraa El-Kogali is a Sudanese artist and film maker.
Event | 3 Oct 2011
Poor and frustrated youth in African cities usually figure in the spotlight as violent and frightening elements during riots or elections. The seminar and panel debate will discuss music as a form of political expression originating from the youth themselves, and populist attempts of political parties to mobilise the urban youth. Are they victims of manipulation by unscrupulous politicians or agents of political change?
CMI Report | Jan 1995
This study focuses on Tanzania's efforts to use elements from ethnic expressive arts in political propaganda and in the creation of a national culture ...
Dance, Performing arts, Traditional culture, Theatre, Tanzania, Africa: Tanzania
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
U4 Brief | Mar 2014
In 2006, the OECD Development Assistance Committee Ministers of Development expressed a desire to move towards more effective collective responses to ...
Public Policies in Latin America: From Legal and Policy Commitments to Actual Participatory Processes
Event | 27 Oct 2010
Even if a formal commitment expressed in legal frameworks exists, participation is not always easy to implement, and not all societies are used to open spaces for a broader participation. Camilla Gianelli raise some questions regarding the risk of adopting participatory mechanisms as a recipe.
CMI Report | Jan 1995
The World Bank identified judiciary among institutions which ran down during centralized governance. The Bank also expressed the need for and willingness ...
Legal institutions, Judicial system, Good governance, Tanzania, Africa: Tanzania
CMI Report | Jan 2008
Poverty reduction is the overarching goal of Norwegian development assistance, as expressed in the "Government Plan of Action for Combating Poverty in ...
Poverty reduction, Development aid, Norway, Mozambique, Mozambique
The interplay between poverty and electoral authoritarianism: Poverty and political mobilization in Zambia and Uganda
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2012
In this paper we wish to analyze the interplay between the political setting of electoral authoritarianism and economic grievances expressed in particular ...
Elections, Authoritarianism, Poverty, Mobilization, Regime change, Zambia, Uganda
CMI Working Paper | Oct 2007
Ethiopia's new political climate (since 1991) has enhanced the Muslims' opportunities for religious expressions, clearly seen through the surfacing ...
Ethiopia, Islam, Salafism, Islamism, Identity, Ethnicity
Eliciting people's preferences for the distribution of health. A procedure for a more precise estimation of distributional weights
Journal Article | Sep 2009
In order to incorporate distributional concerns into cost-effectiveness analysis, it would be useful to elicit distributional weights that express people's ...
Health equity, Distributional weights, Eliciting preferences
News | 12 May 2005
In his new book, senior researcher Roberto Gargarella argues that many of the problems currently attributed to modern constitutional democracies, are not unfortunate "distortions" of a properly organized institutional design, but rather foreseeable effects of that framework.
Collective donor responses: Examining donor responses to corruption cases in Afghanistan, Tanzania and Zambia
U4 Report | Nov 2013
In 2006, the OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) Ministers of Development expressed a desire to move towards more effective collective responses ...
donor coordination, Collective donor responses, Donor coordination, Joint donor responses, Tanzania, Afghanistan, Zambia
CMI Report | Jan 1991
The Santals who constitute one of the largest communities in India belong to the Austro- Asiatic linguistic group. They have managed to keep their language ...
Santal medicine, Politics, Religion, India
Project | Sep - Dec 2012
Muslim Devotional Practices is funded by the Research Council of Norway's program Assigning Cultural Values (KULVER). The project explores how devotional ...
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1990
The Santals who constitute one of the largest communities in India, belong to the austro-asiatic linguistic group. They have managed to keep their language ...
India, Santal medicine, Politics, Religion, Asia: India