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U4 Brief | Jan 2006
Designed to promote efficiency and expand access to health care services by leveraging financial contributions from patients, user fee systems ...
corruption, health, World
U4 Issue | May 2013
Corruption in the pharmaceutical system results in wasted resources, limited access to health services and reduced health gains. In this U4 ...
health, corruption, anti-corruption, medicines, pharmaceuticals, governance, Jordan, The Philippines, Zambia
U4 Brief | Oct 2013
Strategies to increase transparency and accountability often include complaints mechanisms by which organisations can respond to individual ...
U4 Issue | Jan 2011
The development community is striving to achieve results and value for money with its investments in health around the world. Yet, donors ...
U4 Issue | Dec 2012
Most organizations use per diems as a way to reimburse out-of-pocket expenses for travel and to encourage staff to attend professional development ...
health, per diem, abuse of per diem, wages, human resource management, motivation, incentives, control, travel, fraud
CMI Brief | Dec 2016
Rural Angola has gone through decades of hardships with war and economic marginalisation – culminating with the current economic crisis. ...
poverty, rural, economic crisis, education, health, Malanje, Angola
Journal Article | Jan 2009
Colombia is a country marked by extreme social inequalities and high levels of violence, with a government that has brutally repressed social ...
CMI Brief | May 2012
There is a healthcare crisis in India. Health indicators are dismal. 25% of the world’s maternal deaths every year, occur in India. 47% ...
U4 Issue | Jul 2011
This study details the perceived benefits, problems, and risks of abuse of per diems and allowances in developing countries. Drawing on ...
health, per diems, allowances, corruption, corruption in aid, Uganda, Malawi
U4 Brief | Oct 2007
Informal payments for health services are common in many transitional and developing countries. Informal payments are often claimed to reduce ...
corruption, health, Tanzania
News | 18 Jan 2012
Current efforts to combat money laundering in the informal financial sector have had very limited effects. Informal money transfer systems cannot be treated and controlled like formal banks, says CMI advisor Jesper Johnsøn in a newly published article.
Journal Article | Jan 2010
In Thomas Tsai's World Report (Jan 9, p 109),1 Leonardo Cubillos posits a conflict between a “data-driven process” of health policy ...
Event | 12 Feb 2015
This seminar is dedicated to the discussion of health systems in Africa as products of their social and political environment. With Jean Pierre Olivier de Sardan and Claire Wendland.
CMI Brief | Sep 2011
Is right-to-health litigation a suitable strategy for advancing the right to health, or does it reinforce inequalities and undermine health ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
The international community is devoting increasing attention to social security issues in developing countries as part of its preoccupation ...
Social security, Africa South of Sahara
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2009
The Problem is the System (English version) Valgkrisen i Afghanistan var bisarre til det siste. President Hamaid Karzai – utskjelt ...
Why can we not demonstrate the difference that Norwegian aid makes? An evaluation of the results measurement system and practice
Journal Article | Mar 2016
We assess why the Norwegian aid administration is not able to document its results. We find that the system is not designed to provide the necessary ...
Evaluation, foreign aid, methods, review, monitoring, M&E systems
Journal Article | Nov 2015
Analyse av operasjonell kode en relativt ukjent metode i Norge, beskrives og demonstreres i denne artikkelen til mulig inspirasjon for fagmiljøet. ...
politisk psykologi, analyse av operasjonell kode, utenrikspolitisk beslutningstagning, beliefs-system, Hamas, political psychology, operational code analysis, foreign policy, decisionmaking
Journal Article | Jan 2004
In this article we analyse the changes in the party system in Zambia in the period 1991 to 2001. Based on changes observed in terms of the number ...
Political parties, Politics, Africa: Zambia
News | 19 Dec 2013
How can donors strengthen tax systems in developing countries? By complementing their technical approach with measures to build a taxpayer culture, and challenging development countries to take the lead, says CMI researcher Odd-Helge Fjeldstad.