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Decay or Resilience? The Long-Term Social Consequences of Conflict-Related Sexual Violence in Sierra Leone
Journal Article | Jan 2018
This article examines the long-term impact of conflict-related sexual violence (CRSV) on prosocial behavior in Sierra Leone. Two theoretical arguments ...
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2007
Krigen fra den dagsaktuelle filmen "Blood Diamond" er over. Men er diamantene fra Sierra Leone nå blitt en kilde til fred?
diamond trade, peacebuilding, Africa: 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 Brief | Feb 2014
Informal justice systems are the principal mechanism for dispute resolution in many societies, but they suffer from two drawbacks. First, in individual ...
justice, Bangladesh, Sierra Leone
U4 Brief | Aug 2008
The best defence against malfeasance are reliable facts and figures. An effectively functioning Education Management Information System can highlight ...
education, english, corruption, anti-corruption, education sector, Sierra Leone
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2000
This paper analyzes and explains foreign direct investment (FDI) in Mozambique. The country was one of the fastest growing countries in the world during ...
U4 Brief | Aug 2009
Des chiffres et des faits fiables constituent la meilleure défense contre les malversations. Un Système d’Information sur la Gestion ...
education, french, Sierra Leone
U4 Brief | Jan 2015
Since the end of 2013, the Ebola virus disease has been ravaging the economies and societies of Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Guinea-Conakry, infecting over ...
CMI Brief | May 2020
Corona and food security in poor countries Magnus Hatlebakk CMI Brief Corona, Covid-19, Food securit
Corona, Covid-19, Food security, Ebola, , Guinea, Liberia, Sierra-Leone
News | 23 Mar 2007
Peace Agreements can contain two kinds of provisions; "backward looking" provisions to secure an end to the violence and "forward looking provisions for longterm recovery. What is the importance of including forward- looking provisions with regards to economic recovery and institution building?
Afghanistan, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guatemala and Mozambique
Impacts of school closures on children in developing countries: Can we learn something from the past?
CMI Brief | May 2020
Impacts of school closures on children in developing countries: Can we learn something from the past
Corona, Covid-19, Ebola, Schools, Education, School dropouts, School closures, DRC, Sierra Leone, Liberia
CMI Working Paper | Mar 2013
Local ownership of international statebuilding processes tends to be understood as a quality which is ‘supported’, ‘fostered’, ...
Post-conflict reconstruction, State-building, Aid, Sierra Leone
Wrong schools or wrong students? The potential role of medical education in regional imbalances of the health workforce in the United Republic of Tanzania
Journal Article | Mar 2010
Background The United Republic of Tanzania, like many other countries in sub-Saharan Africa, faces a human resources crisis in its health sector, with ...
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
Event | 26 Apr 2012
"Transnational crime" in West Africa - a game of hubs, nodes and organisation without organisations.
West Africa, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Mali, Liberia
Project | Nov 2017
SDC invited U4 to join a policy discussion on challenges regarding corruption in the commodity sector faced by commodity companies, development agencies ...
Corruption, commodity trading, Switzerland, Mali, Sierra Leone, Iraq
Post Doctoral Researcher
Economist working on labour, social networks and large-scale land acquisitions.
Labour, Social networks, Land acquisition, Ethiopia, Sierra Leone
Project | Jan - Sep 1997
Evaluation of International Alert commissioned by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs on behalf of the main donors (Norway, Sweden, Denmark, The ...
conflict management, conflict resolution, NGOs, Sri Lanka, Sierra Leone, Burundi, UK
CMI Working Paper | Oct 2012
This paper examines opportunities and constraints facing local revenue mobilization in Anglophone Africa with an emphasis on urban settings. Specific ...
Local government, Decentralization, Taxes, Business licenses, User fees, Africa, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Project | Mar 2006 - Feb 2007
The study is commissioned by the World Bank's LICUS group and UNDP's BCPR. It looks at the way in which institutional and socioeconomic aspects ...
Afghanistan, Guatemala, Mozambique, Liberia, Sierra Leone