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CMI Report | Jan 2016
Saudi Arabia is often presented in Western media as the poster child of women’s oppression. It is the country where women are forced to ...
Report in External Series | Oct 2015
In the regional backdrop to the war in Yemen Iran is a pivotal actor. Saudi Arabia has made clear that it sees the conflict in Yemen as the ...
Yemen, Saudi Arabia
Newspaper Op-Ed | Nov 2008
Norske journalister som dekket Jonas Gahr Støres besøk i Afghanistan nylig overså saken fullstendig, men for afghanske journalister ...
Newspaper Op-Ed | Dec 2015
Hvor genuint opptatt er Saudi-Arabia av å få kvinner inn i politikken når de gjør det så vanskelig å delta? Saudiske ...
Project | Mar 2014 - Dec 2017
This project seeks to map family and criminal law reforms in the period 1995-2015 in Afghanistan, Iran, Lebanon, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, ...
Pakistan, Sudan, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, Yemen, Iran, Lebanon
Newspaper Op-Ed | May 2011
Da Sultan Qaboos av Oman i 1970 kastet sin far i et kupp, var landet fattig, isolert og hadde tre kilometer asfaltert vei. I morgen står ...
News | 10 Jan 2012
In Jordan, churches and mosques are situated side by side. In Sudan, religious minorities can hold powerful positions, but rarely do. Religious domination is not a question of black or white.
News | 2 Feb 2011
Man kan tenke seg et Egypt uten nåværende regime, men det er vanskelig å se for seg et Jemen innenfor dagens grenser uten en politisk balansekunstner som Ali Abdallah Salih, skriver CMI forsker Anne K. Bang
Political scientist researching women, politics and Islam in the Middle East and Northern Africa.
Islamism, democracy, human rights, state versus civil society, political liberalization, womens' civil and political rights, political inclusion, Sudan, Saudi Arabia
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jul 2007
Det er vanskelig å lese Heitmanns kronikk som noe annet enn et overforenklet bidrag som bygger opp under fordommer om en sivilisasjonskamp ...
Egypt, Palestine, Syria, Sudan
Journal Article | Dec 2007
This paper examines Arab aid flows and aid policies, and contrasts them with the broad picture of Western practice. Most Arab bilateral aid ...
Assistance, strategic aid, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Egypt, United Arab Emirates
Newspaper Op-Ed | Aug 2010
Krigen går fra vondt til verre. En overordnet strategi dominert av militær maktbruk har spilt fallitt. Det er tid for en politisk ...
Journal Article | Jan 2017
Kriser og kriger – er det bruk for oss nå? - Nr 01 - 2017 - Norsk antropologisk tidsskrift - Idunn - tidsskrifter på ...
Authority and piety, writing and print: A preliminary study of the circulation of islamic texts in late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Zanzibar
Journal Article | Apr 2011
This article is a preliminary discussion of the circulation of textual material in late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Zanzibar. Three ...
Edited Book | Mar 2015
This book is about the history of anthropology in Sudan. Contributors to the book represent different generations of anthropologists who ...
CMI Report | Jan 2007
This report examines Arab aid flows and aid policies, and contrasts them with the broad picture of Western practice in these areas. The lack ...
Development aid, Aid policy, Arab countries
CMI Report | May 2016
The project Women’s Human Rights and Law Reform in the Muslim World seeks to map family and criminal law reforms in the period 1995-2015 ...
marriage age, marriage, law, rights, women, Yemen
CMI Report | Oct 2017
This report documents and analyzes two recent major reforms in Lebanese law whose purpose is to further gender equality for women in Lebanon: ...
women's rights, marriage, divorce, domestic violence, Lebanon
Professor of Development Studies, Ahfad University and University of Khartoum
Social anthropologist whose research covers topics related to political, social and economic development of Africa in general and Sudan and the Horn of Africa in particular.