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CMI Brief | Oct 2016
Violence against women is widespread in Angola. This brief presents the main findings in a recent study of how violence against women is playing out in ...
women, violence, poverty, Angola, Luanda
Corporate Community Involvement and Local Institutions: Two Case Studies From the Mining Industry in Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2012
Corporate community involvement contributes capital or resources in various forms to a community. However, such involvement may also influence local institutions ...
Corporate social responsibility, institutions, extractive industries, mining, Tanzania, Tanzania
Master's Thesis | Jan 2009
Development for whom? Narratives on the impact of Chinese involvement in Angola Bjørn Erik Løken M
Journal Article | Jan 1983
Dilemmas involved in defining and delimiting household units in rural surveys in Bangladesh Eirik G
CMI Brief | Aug 2016
Local government is an important avenue for getting practical experience in participating in politics before moving on to the national arena. Advocates ...
women, politics, local government, Malawi
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
Report in External Series | Jan 2013
We have used gender-disaggregated household panel data from 2007 and 2012 in combination with dictator games and hawk-dove games to assess the effects ...
joint land certification, gender, empowerment of wives, Ethiopia, Africa
Family law reform in Sudan: competing claims for gender justice between sharia and women’s human rights
CMI Report | Dec 2017
This paper focuses on family law reform in Sudan-a country that has been in a state of perpetual conflict that stretches back long before its independence ...
human rights, women, family law, gender, Sudan
Third independent review of the Indonesia-Norway cooperation on reducing greenhouse gas emissions from REDD+
Report in External Series | Sep 2018
The LoI process was always expected to be a complex and innovative exercise involving many stakeholders and relationships, with progress marked by slow, ...
REDD+, forest sector, climate change, governance, Indonesia
Afghanistan: An Assessment of Conflict and Actors in Faryab Province to Establish a Basis for Increased Norwegian Civilian Involvement
CMI Report | Jan 2007
The situation in Faryab province in northern Afghanistan is characterised by a substantial military and political uncertainty. Violent acts could at any ...
Conflicts, Peace keeping, Military involvement, Humanitarian assistance, Afghanistan, Norway
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1990
The paper contains the report from a study tour in Tanzania - April/May 1990. The objective of the tour was to investigate the possibilities for Norwegian ...
Public administration, Local government, Development research, Tanzania, Africa: Tanzania
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2000
This paper presents three propositions about tax collection in local authorities in Tanzania. First, revenue performance depends on the degree of coercion ...
Journal Article | Dec 2007
A core question in the contemporary debate on distributive justice is how to understand fairness in situations involving production. Important theories ...
The Depoliticisation of Development and the Democratisation of Politics in Tanzania: Parallel Structures as Obstacles to Delivering Services to the Poor
Journal Article | Jan 2008
Local democracy and the involvement of local communities in the provision of social services are central issues in the local government reforms that are ...
Local government reform, service delivery, Tanzania
U4 Brief | Jun 2012
This U4 Brief extracts lessons from recent Ugandan experiences with conservation areas and corruption. A case involving the World Bank/Global Environment ...
Corruption, Anti-corruption, REDD+, Conservation, Uganda
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2002
This Working Paper contains a full report from a Seminar on Regional Energy Co-operation, Luanda, 12-14 February 2002. Norwegian involvement in the energy ...
Collectors, councillors and donors: Local government taxation and state-society relations in Tanzania
Report in External Series | Jan 2002
Recent debates on taxation and democratisation in poor countries argue that the more a state earns its income through the operation of a bureaucratic ...
U4 Practice Insight | Sep 2009
In 2004 and 2005, the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industries (FNCCI) implemented the first anti‑corruption project involving ...
private sector, nepal
U4 Brief | Nov 2009
The water “business” involves large numbers of consumers using water in different ways including households, industries, and farms. Management ...
natural resource management
U4 Issue | Jun 2011
Multistakeholder processes – involving representatives from civil society, government and the private sector — are increasingly viewed by ...
natural resource management