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Journal Article | Mar 2016
There is a fascination with the increasing economic and political importance of China in the global economy, in international politics, ...
Media, soft power, Africa, Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania
Book Chapter | Jan 2006
The growth of Africa's towns and cities has outpaced local authority capacity in terms of management, infrastructure, and financing. Many African towns ...
Taxation, fiscal decentralisation, urbanisation, Africa
Report in External Series | Jan 2005
Which Way SADC? Advancing Co-operation and Integration in Southern Africa Elling N. Tjønneland and
SADC, Regional integration, Regional cooperation, Africa, Southern Africa
Building Research Capability in Africa: A Review of NORAD's Assistance to Regional Research Organisations
Report in External Series | Jan 1997
This report reviews NORAD's support to a dozen African regional research organisations: the African Academy of Sciences; the African Centre for Technology ...
Research, Aid, Africa
'Follow the money!' Policies and practices in donor support to civil society formations in Southern Africa
Report in External Series | Aug 2011
In 2007, the Southern Africa Trust commissioned a study on the trends and impacts of changing aid policies and shifting financial flows to civil society ...
Aid, Southern Africa, Civil Society, Financial Crisis
The Norway-East Africa Trading Company in Zanzibar, 1895-1925. Business communication in colonial times
Book Chapter | Jan 2015
This article uses the Norway East Africa Trading company in Zanzibar as an example of how increased facility of communication aided small businesses in ...
Africa, colonialism, Tanzania, Zanzibar
Book Chapter | Nov 2017
Africa is a source of large-scale capital flight. The purpose of this paper is to shed light on how banks facilitate capital flight from Africa. There ...
Capital flight, money laundering, tax havens, bank sector, Africa
Journal Article | Sep 2011
What are the dominant motives behind China’s increasing financial presence in Africa in recent years? In this article, the authors present new quantitative ...
Africa, China, FDI, institutions, natural resources, Sudan, Angola, South Africa
Women and the remaking of politics in Southern Africa: Negotiating autonomy, incorporation and representation
Book | Jan 2004
African women have a long history of political involvement. Yet, the fervour with which they participated in anti-colonial struggles and supported national ...
Women, Politics, Women's role, Liberation, Africa: South Africa., Southern Africa
Can democratisation prevent conflicts: Lessons from sub-Saharan Africa. Solstrand 18-20 June 2001, seminar report
Report in External Series | Jan 2001
(Evaluation report 2001: 6)
Africa: Sub-Saharan Africa
Book Chapter | Jan 1995
Liberal democracy and ethnic conflict in South Africa Vincent Maphai Ethinic conflict and democrati
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
The growth of Africa's towns and cities has outpaced local authority capacity in terms of management, infrastructure, and financing. Many African ...
Local government, Decentralization, Urbanization, Taxes, Business licenses, User fees, Africa, Tanzania
Substantive Representation in Africa: From Timing to Framing of Family Law Reforms in Morocco, South Africa, and Uganda
Book Chapter | Jan 2016
Substantive Representation in Africa: From Timing to Framing of Family Law Reforms in Morocco, Sou
Book Review | Dec 2007
Gender and Generations Apart: Labour Tenants and Customary Law in Segregation-Era South Africa Gis
What has trust got to do with it? Non-payment of service charges in local authorities in South Africa
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2003
A major financial problem in many municipalities in South Africa is the inadequate collection of service charges due to widespread non-payment. The prevailing ...
Public finance, Service charges, Trust, Local government, South Africa, Africa: South Africa
Report in External Series | Jan 2018
This paper examines the effect of regulatory burdens related to tax administration on firms' compliance costs in Africa. Using cross-country firm-level ...
regulatory burden, tax administration, compliance costs, firms, Africa, Africa
Crisis at South Africa’s universities – what are the implications for future cooperation with Norway?
CMI Brief | Mar 2017
South Africa’s universities have witnessed unprecedented student revolts over the past two years. It began as protests against a rise in tuition ...
education, students, revolt, protest, South Africa, Norway
Book Review | Dec 2011
Review of the book: Democratization in Africa, progress and retreat by Larry Diamond and Marc F. Plattner, in African Studies Review vol. 54, no. ...
Journal Article | Jan 2001
Information technology and producer services - a source of economic development Hildegunn Kyvik Nor
Africa: South Africa
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
Norway and the NGO channel. The case of South Africa Elling N. Tjønneland CMI Working Paper Non-go
Non-governmental organisations, Development aid, Norway, South Africa