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News | 16 Apr 2007
NRC is very efficient, professional and creative when it comes to implementation of projects and emergency response. But the management routines and coordination need to be improved.
Project | Jan 2002 - Aug 2005
The overall aim of this four year research programme was to document processes of change and impacts of the Local Government Reform Programme (LGRP), ...
News | 3 Sep 2015
Corruption and illegal trafficking endanger the world’s biodiversity
U4 Issue | Mar 2009
A former programme officer at the Norwegian Embassy in Tanzania considers challenges to aid effectiveness in a major natural resources programme. After ...
NRM, Aid, Budget support, natural resource management, corruption in aid, Tanzania
U4 Issue | Jan 2006
A frequently used argument for fiscal decentralisation is that it increases accountability in the spending and raising of public funds, by moving government ...
Decentralisation, corruption, public financial management and procurement, , World
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.
U4 Issue | Oct 2011
Why and how does corruption occur in procurement? Why is it important to prevent corruption in procurement? What are the main risks at various stages ...
public financial management and procurement, public administration
Event | 8 Sep 2009
The discovery of oil or mineral resources has been associated with devastating political conflict and economic setbacks insted of sustainable economic growth and poverty alleviation. The Oslo conference is aimed at eliciting lessons learned from recent efforts to improve the management of natural resources in developing countries.
Angola, DRC, Ghana, Nigeria, Niger, East Timor, Laos, and Mongolia
News | 2 Oct 2015
The U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre´s call for more EU action to curb corruption in non-EU partner countries hit a European nerve.
CMI Report | Jan 2006
Danida has provided financial support to research networks with a view to creating better synergies between research and policy/operations. Six networks ...
Development research, Development aid, Research networks, DANIDA, ENRECA
Local Governance, Finances and Service Delivery in Tanzania. A Summary of Findings from Six Councils
Report in External Series | Jan 2005
This report provides a summary of three more extensive reports, which contribute to a baseline for the local government reform programme in Tanzania: ...
Local government, decentralisation, Tanzania
Project | Feb - Jul 2004
What can explain the apparent lack of political will to formulate, implement and monitor the budget process and public financial management in accordance ...
Project | Feb - May 2007
Norway has been supporting the development of natural resources management in Tanzania since the 1970s, focusing on fisheries, forestry, wildlife and ...
Natural resources, governance, Tanzania
Project | Jan 1998 - Dec 2000
This is a research project assessing the scale and scope of the Botswana public sector against the background of allocation of financial and human resources ...
U4 Issue | Jan 2019
(THIS PUBLICATION IS TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE DUE TO A REVISION. WE APOLOGISE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE CAUSED). Cambodia's anti-corruption reforms have been ...
U4 Brief | Jun 2015
Large-scale mining of minerals and metals are threatening protected areas, and corruption is often to blame. International donors must engage with governments, ...
Mining, natural resource management
Responding to the challenges of supreme audit institutions: Can legislatures and civil society help?
U4 Issue | Feb 2009
The gaps between approved budgets and the realisation of policy and development goals stand among key governance challenges in many developing countries. ...
Supreme Audit Institution, external audit, financial audit, compliance audit, performance audit, audit, public resources, accountability, public financial management and procurement
REDD Integrity: Addressing governance and corruption challenges in schemes for reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD)
U4 Report | Feb 2011
Donor-backed programmes for Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) intend to financially reward individuals, communities ...
natural resource management, corruption, forestry, REDD, DR Congo, Kenya, Tanzania
CMI Report | Jan 2005
This report is an evaluation of NORAD's support to Bunda College of Agriculture, University of Malawi to the tune of NOK 35 million for the period 2001-2004. ...
Malawi, Agriculture, Evaluation
In Tanzania, The Many Costs Of Pay-For-Performance Leave Open To Debate Whether The Strategy Is Cost-Effective
Journal Article | Mar 2015
Pay-for-performance programs in health care are widespread in low- and middle-income countries. However, there are no studies of these programs’ ...