1 - 20 of 543 items matching your search:
Social anthropologist focusing on development, with a particular emphasis on fishing communities and migration in West and Southern Africa.
African fishery systems, fish and nutrition, natural resource management, migration and political strategies, aid to sub-Saharan Africa, Southern Africa, West Africa, Angola, Benin, Malawi, Mali, Zambia, Mozambique
Journal Article | Jan 2001
Afghanistan and the international community: What now? Arne Strand and Kristian Berg Harpviken Secu
"They have achieved a lot because we have paid them a lot": NGOs and the international community in the West Balkans. Perceptions of each other
Journal Article | Sep 2010
Strengthening civil society has had a prominent place in the international community's strategy for the West Balkans. Rather than creating an independent ...
Journal Article | Jun 2010
The efforts of the international community to build peace in Sudan have been frustrated by the failure to stop the violence in Darfur, continuous setbacks ...
Corporate Community Involvement and Local Institutions: Two Case Studies From the Mining Industry in Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2012
Corporate community involvement contributes capital or resources in various forms to a community. However, such involvement may also influence local institutions ...
Corporate social responsibility, institutions, extractive industries, mining, Tanzania, Tanzania
Journal Article | Aug 2014
Since the mid-1980s, 32 countries around the world have adopted community development requirements into their mining laws, while nine countries are in ...
mining, community development, regulatory reform, corporate social, responsibility, foreign direct investment, Sierra Leone
Book Chapter | Jan 2017
Community development funds drawing from resource revenues are increasingly used to address issues of revenue distribution and local development in resource ...
Ghana, Sierra Leone, community mining funds, elite capture, Sierra Leone
U4 Issue | Feb 2017
Abstract This paper analyses patterns of corruption and corruption risks related to community mineral beneficiation schemes (CMBSs) that distribute benefits ...
natural resource management
U4 Issue | Jun 2018
Customary authority can provide a source of resistance to corruption and capture of resources in community-driven development ? but it can also be part ...
U4 Issue | Feb 2020
Effective engagement by communities is a crucial strategy for anti-corruption initiatives. However, encouraging involvement and civic-mindedness at a ...
Project | Jan 1996
The conference on the Sri Lankan situation and the role of the international community was arranged by CMI, in cooperation with the All Parties Solidarity ...
CMI Brief | Dec 2012
Christian Palestinians constitute one of the oldest Christian communities in the world, and their presence in Palestine dates back to the Roman ...
Supporting East African integration: Assessing the potential for Norwegian support to the East African Community
Commissioned Report | Jan 2001
This report, commissioned by NORAD, explores ways and means of providing Norwegian aid to the resuscitated East African Community, including a review ...
Aid, Africa: East Africa
Journal Article | Jan 2005
The Comprehensive Peace Agreement represents a major opportunity for positive change and sustainable peace in Sudan. History shows, however, that the ...
Peace keeping, International community, Africa: Sudan
Journal Article | Nov 2011
This paper discusses multiculturalism in view of collectivistic cultural structures in immigrant communities. Women in religious minority ...
multiculturalism, Muslim communities, religious divorce
Globalisation and the Reinvention of Andean Tradition: The Politics of Community and Ethnicity in Highland Bolivia
Journal Article | Jan 2002
Travelling and working beyond the boundaries of their traditional communities, rural populations in the Andean Highlands have never really fitted with ...
CMI Report | Jan 2003
Violent conflict represents a significant barrier to development. While Community Driven Development (CDD) programmes have been effective in establishing ...
Community driven development, Conflict, Poverty, Reconstruction, Development
CMI Brief | Jan 2007
Mainstream peacebuilding approaches tend to assume that a conflict settlement must be in place before the process of social and economic development can ...
peacebuilding, community development, reconciliation, UNDP, DR Congo
Tribal representation & local land governance in India: A case study from the Khasi Hills of Meghalaya
CMI Working Paper | Apr 2017
In India, the Schedule Tribes have remained on the fringes of growth, but less so in the majority tribal areas of the North East. This has increased the ...
tribal areas, Sixth Schedule, rights of ownership, Meghalaya, Khasi Hills, Jaintia Hills, Shillong township, Mowtari Mowlang village, India
Evaluation of the UNDP/UNOPS Peacebuilding and Community Development Project in Ituri, the Democratic Republic of Congo
CMI Report | Jan 2006
Building peace through community development was the key idea of the evaluated project in the war-torn Ituri district of the DRC from 2003 onwards. The ...
Peacebuilding, Community development, Reconciliation, Post-war reconstruction, HIV/AIDS, United Nations, UNDP, UNOPS, Congo DR, DR Congo