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News | 29 Jun 2012
Norway has invested more money in the forest protection programme REDD+ than any other donor country. Corruption concerns have been widely raised when it comes to REDD+. Will Norwegian investments be in vain?
Journal Article | Jan 1998
Dilemmas of protection: The log of the Kigali battalion Astri Suhrke International Peacekeeping a
Book Chapter | Jan 1999
Dilemmas of protection: the log of the Kigali Battalion Astri Suhrke The Path of a genocide: The Rw
Project | Jan 1996 - Jul 2000
This Ph.D. project focuses on deforestation in the temperate forest in the North West Frontier Province of Pakistan. A central question is why the Palas ...
U4 Issue | Aug 2020
In Indonesia, the persistence of illegal logging has long been attributed to corrupt networks involving powerful brokers, private sector entrepreneurs, ...
U4 Brief | Jun 2008
Under a sustainable, well-managed, logging regime, Papua - the most densely forested part of Indonesia - can potentially contribute substantial forest ...
natural resources, forestry, corruption, Indonesia, natural resource management, Indonesia
Event | 6 Jun 2016
Norsk deltakelse i krigen i Afghanistan har kostet dyrt. Norge har brukt 20 milliarder kroner på sivil og militær innsats i perioden 2001-2014. ...
Logging the 'Frontier': Narratives of deforestation in the northern borderlands of British India, c. 1850-1940
Journal Article | Sep 2011
This paper analyzes the institution of “scientific forestry” in the northern borderlands (“Frontier”) of British India c. 1850–1940. ...
British India, NWFP, deforestation, narratives, colonial history, British India (Pakistan)
The conservation-corruption conundrum: Understanding everyday relationships between rangers and communities
U4 Brief | Dec 2020
Rangers are at the frontline of biodiversity conservation and are perhaps the only actors that bridge the human-nature divide through their work in protecting ...
Corruption, Anti-corruption, Rangers, Forest conservation, Wildlife, Illegal logging, India
U4 Issue | Dec 2007
The forest industry has the potential to contribute to the economy and increase state revenues in many developing countries. The realisation of these ...
Corruption, natural resource management, World
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1996
Deforestation is a global environment concern, but the underlying processes vary across regions and countries. In Pakistan the threat to forests and biodiversity ...
Project | Jun - Dec 2013
Corruption Risk Assessments (CRAs) are both an analytic and due diligence exercise to identify issues associated with, contributing to, or otherwise facilitating ...
REDD+, corruption risk assessments, anti-corruption, forest governance
U4 Brief | Sep 2013
Project Leaf (Law Enforcement Assistance for Forests) was launched on 5 June, 2012 – on World Environment Day. It is an initiative to ...
REDD, South America, Central America
Hands Off My Regime! Governments’ Restrictions on Foreign Aid to Non-Governmental Organizations in Poor and Middle-Income Countries
Journal Article | Mar 2016
Many resource-strapped developing country governments seek international aid, but when that assistance is channeled through domestic civil society, it ...
Constellations of Power and Authority in the Political Economy of Illegal Timber Extraction in BTAD, Assam
Journal Article | Jan 2017
This article seeks to comprehend the way the illegal timber economy in the Bodoland Territorial Autonomous Council (BTAD) in Assam is integrated within ...
illegal logging, authority structure, commodity chain, ethnic conflict, burdened agency, political economy, India
Report in External Series | Feb 2015
Governments in developing countries are typically constrained by a limited fiscal capacity to finance the provision of essential public goods – ...
Taxation, fiscal capacity, information technology, developing economy, Ethiopia
The Mapuche People's Battle for Indigenous Land. Litigation as a Strategy to Defend Indigenous Land Rights
CMI Working Paper | Mar 2008
Land is the foundation for the economic sustenance of indigenous peoples and for the continued survival of their cultures. One of the major problems faced ...
Legal system, Land rights, Law, Chile
Senior Adviser (U4)
Lawyer specialized in illicit financial flows and natural resources, with a focus on forest, extractive, and wildlife
natural resources, extractive, forest, anti-corruption, compliance, transparency, environmental crimes
Project | Oct 2017 - Feb 2018
Corruption is a severe threat to wildlife conservation globally. While conservation practitioner anecdotes and existing empirical research all point to ...
Corruption, caviar trade, wildlife crime, Global
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2019
Brasils president Jair Bolsonaros har ingen ønsker om å la klimahensyn gå foran økonomisk vekst. Hans planer for regnskogen ...
Rainforest, Natural resources, Indigenous people, Human rights, Illegal logging, Conservation, Brazil, Peru