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Journal Article | Jan 2007
The concept of ‘compatibility' has a particular salience in many Indonesian societies. This article examines ‘compatibility' with reference ...
Compatibility, subjects-objects, materiality, Indonesia, Indonesia
Journal Article | Jan 2012
From Spiritual Houses to National Shrines: Religious Traditions and Nation-Building in Vietnam Edyta
Journal Article | Jan 2014
This article analyses (1) how financial incentives (salary top-ups) and non-financial incentives (housing and education) affect nurses’ willingness ...
CMI Report | Oct 2010
This report presents an analysis of the Parliament of Tanzania (which includes the Bunge in Dodoma and the House of Representatives in Zanzibar), which ...
Tanzania, , Uganda, , Kenya, , Zambia, , Parliament, , Legislature, , Development aid, , Democratization
Angola Brief | Nov 2011
Nobody questions Angola’s need for infrastructure and housing – and compared to many other countries in the region, the level and outputs ...
Project | Oct - Dec 2013
International forces are scheduled to leave Afghanistan during 2014 and there is a fear that this can lead to further instability and reduction in development ...
Gender, aid delivery, Afghanistan
News | 30 Jun 2014
Tanzanian nurses are reluctant to work in rural areas. - Offering further education and free housing may convince many more to move to remote areas, says CMI director Ottar Mæstad.
News | 20 Dec 2012
The streets, shops, metros and buses are congested like a school of mackerel in syrup by people out spending their December wages. It is high-volume Christmas preparations.
Adultery, rape, and escaping the house: The protection and policing of female sexuality in Afghanistan
CMI Working Paper | Dec 2017
This working paper undertakes an initial survey of the dynamics through which the criminalization of female sexuality structures women’s access ...
adultery, rape, sex, sexuality, Afghanistan
Monitoring and Evaluating Poverty Reduction Policies in Mozambique. Study 2: Social Relations of Urban Poverty
CMI Brief | Feb 2008
Issues of urban poverty have received little attention in Mozambique, even though the urban poverty rate is high and urban inequality is on the rise. ...
Urban Poverty, Mozambique
Newspaper Op-Ed | Nov 2015
In today's Egypt, you cannot miss it: the heavy presence of the military institution in the economy. The Egyptian military owns business enterprises that ...
Egypt, business, military, economy
News | 4 Mar 2016
Honduras has become one of the world’s most dangerous countries for activists. In the early hours of 3 March yet another prominent activist was murdered. Indigenous leader and human rights and environmental activist Bertha Cáceres was shot by unknown gunmen in her own house.
Project | Feb - Oct 2010
This study provides an overview of the methods and modalities of donor support to parliaments in Africa, with a special focus on the experiences of different ...
Parliaments, donor support, Tanzania, Zambia, Uganda, Kenya
Project | Oct - Dec 2009
12th - 23th November 2009, Bunge Office, Dar es Salaam14th - 15th November 2009, House of Representatives, Zanzibar Two two-day seminars on Good ...
Good governance, corruption, petroleum policy, Tanzania
CMI Report | Jan 1997
This study provides an empirical report and analysis of the results of a June /July 1995 household sample survey of the four towns (Walvis Bay, Swakopmund, ...
Water supply, Water consumption, Urban areas, Economic aspects, Namibia, Africa: Namibia
Journal Article | Sep 2019
Since the mid-1980s, generations of displaced people have sought refuge in the ramshackle buildings that were once the Gaza-Ramallah Hospital, a multi-story ...
displacement, urban refugees, emergency urbanism, shelter, Sabra, Beirut, Lebanon
Event | 10 May 2006
The dismal human rights situation in North Korea is commonly met by a call for economic sanctions by the international community. A different kind of approach would be to expand economic relations with North Korea to strengthen forces that would support a move towards more democracy.
Sobre el Derecho de Resistencia en Contextos de Privaciones Severas. Como Deberia Reaccionar el Estado?
Book Chapter | Jan 2005
In his article "The right of rersistance in situations of extreme deprivation" Roberto Gargarella argues for a poverty-based right of resistance for systematically ...
Right of resistance, Social rights, Right to housing, Poverty, Africa: South Africa
Event | 9 Feb 2015
On January 18, Argentinean prosecutor Alberto Nisman was found dead in his home. This happened the exact day before he was to testify in Congress after he had accused Argentinian President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner of conspiring with Iran to subvert the prosecution of a 1994 terrorist attack at the Buenos Aires Jewish Centre, which had killed 85 people.
Edited Book | Jan 2001
This book is about the multitude of associations that has emerged in African cities in recent years. In many cases, they are a response to mounting poverty, ...
Urbanisation, Civil society, Africa