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The Proxy Challenge: Why bespoke proxy indicators can help solve the anti-corruption measurement problem
U4 Brief | Jul 2013
Practitioners working in anti-corruption face perennial challenges in measuring changes in corruption levels and evaluating whether anti-corruption efforts ...
Journal Article | Jan 1999
For decades the international donor community has turned a blind eye to corruption in developing countries. This attitude appears to have changed. There ...
Corruption, Foreign aid
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 ...
Edited Book | Jan 2018
This edited volume examines how economic processes have worked upon social lives and social realities in Latin America during the past decades. Through ...
Book Chapter | Oct 2019
Outlining historical and contemporary processes of political and economic change in Mozambique’s capital city Maputo, and juxtaposing these with ...
Mozambique, Gender, Urban, Inequality, Poverty
Report in External Series | Jan 2015
The July 2014 BRICS Summit marked a change in the level of the ambitions of this alliance of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. The summit’s ...
Rising powers, BRICS, Development, Aid, China, Russia, India, Brazil, South Africa, Africa
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 ...
Impact Series | Apr 2019
In a drive for lower birth rates during the mid-90’s, Peruvian authorities launched a campaign to persuade women to get sterilized. More than 200 000 ...
Book Chapter | Nov 2009
Religiøse og kulturelle endringer i muslimers kulturmøte Anne Sofie Roald Religion og kultur: Ein f
Culture, Religion, Islam, Jordan, Cultural encounter, Religious change
Law Reform in Post-Conflict Sudan: Are Female Members of the National Assembly Acting in the Interest of Sudanese Women?
Journal Article | Dec 2013
Law Reform in Post-Conflict Sudan: Are Female Members of the National Assembly Acting in the Interes
Women's rights, law reform, mobilization, gender quota, Sudan, , Sudan
Administration and Finance Director
Executive manager specialising in organizational change, innovation, politics and aid management Gåskjenn has been the head of finance ...
organizational development, lean, financial management, operations manangement, risk assessments, accounting, aid management
Report in External Series | May 2011
The report introduces a theoretical framework for analysis, and then discusses how Pakistan and Norway define governance and good governance before moving ...
good governance, Pakistan
Event | 10 May 2010
Channing Arndt is a Professor of Economics at the University of Copenhagen and the leader of the climate change pillar at the World Institute for Development Economics Research. He will present recent approaches developed for analyzing the implications of climate change and appropriate policy responses.
Project | Jan 2019 - Dec 2022
COGENT represents an inter-disciplinary approach to improving household food security and nutrition-related health outcomes among women and children in ...
Climate change, climate services, health, agriculture, food security, Ethiopia, Tanzania
CMI Report | Jan 1999
The Bergen Seminar on Development 1999 focused on aid-funded institutional partnerships and twinning, and the extent that these are effective mechanisms ...
Twinning, Organisational cooperation, Institution building, North-South cooperation
Edited Book | Jan 2011
The third edition of this well respected textbook explores the changing nature of politics in the developing world in the twenty-first century. Beginning ...
CMI Working Paper | Sep 2014
The transition to democracy in Brazil came with a significant change in the role the armed forces could play for public security within the country. According ...
Brazil, armed forces, public security, civil-military relations
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
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 | Jun 2019
The second-wave feminist movement called attention to the endurance of discriminatory laws that deny women equal rights and opportunities. Since the 1970s, ...