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'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
Protective strategies in the 1990s: A review of the policy discourses in UNHCR and the executive committee
CMI Report | Jan 1998
The study examines changing policy doctrines for protecting refugees, as reflected in the official documents of UNHCR and its Executive Committee (ExCom) ...
Refugees, Refugee policy, Asylum policy, UNHCR
Journal Article | Jan 2012
The aim of this paper is to investigate and map climate change discourses in legal spaces. We look at how issues concerning the injustice and human rights ...
Climate change, Climate change policy, Climate justice, Human rights, Sustainable development, Social research, Governance, Climate change adaptation, Emissions regulations, Government regulation
Book Chapter | Jan 2013
Climate Change Lawfare Asuncion Lera St.Clair, Siri Gloppen Climate Change: International Law and G
Will the Sudanese paradox continue? Insecure investment climate and substantial foreign direct investment inflows
Sudan Report | Oct 2012
The changing international/external economic environment, which is characterized by rapid globalization, expansion of foreign direct investment (FDI), ...
CMI Report | Jan 1997
The report gives an overview of the main trends and changes in Norwegian refugee policy since 1945. The focus is on the more recent Norwegian political ...
Refugees, Government policy, Norway
Theory and practise of decentralization by devolution: Lessons from a research programme in Tanzania (2002-13)
Book Chapter | Jun 2017
What impact did Tanzania’s decentralization reform have on local governance, finances and service delivery? To what extent are the central-local ...
Local government, decentralisation, tax, governance, public services, Tanzania
Book Chapter | Jan 1998
Population and climate change Astri Suhrke Human choice and climate change Steve Rayner & Elisabeth
Journal Article | Jan 1999
Gross human rights violations have constituted a hotly contested national issue in many recent transitions from authoritarianism to democracy. This article ...
Project | Jan 2018 - Feb 2022
Climate change will in coming decades lead to increased frequency and severity of floods, drought and extreme weather events. As the more exposed areas ...
Report in External Series | Jan 2011
This article outlines some of the main policies and interventions for economic development and gender equality in Mozambique since Independence in 1975, ...
Mozambique, Development, Gender
Journal Article | Nov 2013
Since the 1990s there has been an unprecedented rise in the number of women in parliaments in sub-Saharan Africa. However, the literature finds little ...
Project | Oct 2017 - Oct 2019
Together with LTS (Edinburgh) CMI has won a framework agreement with Norad related to green economy, low carbon development and international climate ...
Green economy, REDD+, climate change policy, low carbon development, Norwegian aid policy
Report in External Series | Apr 2009
Citizens' unwillingness to pay taxes and fees are considered to be a major obstacle to enhancing government revenues in Tanzania. Dealing with the policy ...
Taxation, tax compliance, tax evasion, local government, Tanzania
Journal Article | Jan 2002
The relationships between population dynamics and fishery resources are more complex than the concept of Malthusian overfishing implies. Reasons include ...
Population dynamics, migration, fisheries management, sustainability, Ghana, Africa
Rural taxation in Uganda: Implications for growth, income distribution, local government revenue and poverty reduction
Report in External Series | Jan 2004
The purpose of the research underlying this report is to contribute towards the process of policy change in Uganda with respect to local government taxation. ...
Taxation, Local government, Rural development, Africa: Uganda
Report in External Series | Aug 2008
This brief examines changes in citizens' perceptions of local taxation over time in Tanzania based on survey data from 2003 and 2006. It investigates ...
Local government, taxation, tax compliance, Tanzania
Book | Apr 2013
This book is about the political ecology of pastoralism in Sudan and one of the few ethnographic studies of the Fulbe (Fulani) since D.J. Stenning's seminal ...
A place-based framework for assessing resettlement capacity in the context of climate change induced displacement
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2020
Place-based resettlement capacity assessments to identify potential resettlement places for climate migrants are needed to guide climate change related ...
climate change, migrants, displacement, livelihoods, resettlement, assets, conditions
From policy guidelines to problem solving. A critical assessment of the National Conservation Strategies of Botswana and Zambia
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1993
This study focuses on the National Conservation Strategies of Botswana and Zambia. The strategies contain detailed elaborations about environmental problems, ...
Environmental protection, Government policy, Botswana, Zambia