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Commissioned Report | Jan 2005
The major objective of the Programme WTO/GATS and Economic Development: Key to "the new economy" is to produce new theoretical and empirical ...
WTO/GATS, Economic Development, "the new economy", financial services, telecommunications, energy services, world economy, investment- and trade patterns, Africa: Botswana, Ghana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
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
Open data for transparency and accountability in health service delivery: What's new in the digital age?
U4 Issue | Aug 2018
Open data platforms have a great unexplored potential. Publicly available health data can make service delivery more transparent and accountable. ...
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 ...
Local government reform, service delivery, Tanzania
News | 2 Nov 2011
Litigating health rights does make a difference. However, it varies to whom. Court cases brought by NGOs often contribute to better health care for the poor. Other cases primarily benefit middle class people who have resources to go to court.
Project | Jan 2015 - Dec 2017
To provide insights to the overall questions of the role of the município in the future local governance in the country: Poverty reduction ...
Project | Mar - Dec 2010
The project will pilot tools for measurement of service quality in health facilities and schools. A unique part of the project is it emphasis ...
Programme | Jan 2000 - Dec 2004
The objective of the programme is to analyse the impact of trade liberalisation of financial services, telecommunications and energy services ...
New economy, , Information, , Producer services, Africa: Ghana, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Anthropologist with a particular interest in urban and rural poverty and poverty alleviation.
Poverty research, poverty monitoring and evaluation, gender, development cooperation, political and economic conditions in Mozambique and Angola, Southern Africa, part. Mozambique, Angola, Namibia
Economist specialising in global health research
Human resources for health, quality of health services, health systems, vaccination, results based financing, priority setting in health, corruption in health, climate policy, Tanzania, Angola, Malawi, India
Overloaded Planning Systems, Limited Fiscal Autonomy, but some Improvements in Service Delivery: Lessons from the Local Government Reform in Tanzania 2002 - 2005
CMI Brief | Jan 2007
This brief summarises some of the key findings of phase 1 (2002-2005) of the Formative Process Research Programme on the local government reform ...
Local Government Reform, local governance, service delivery, Africa, Tanzania
CMI Report | Jan 2005
The report was commissioned by Norwegian People's Aid (NPA) with funds from NORAD. The evaluation looks into NPA's support to health services ...
Health insurance, Incentives, Rwanda, Africa: Rwanda
Journal Article | Aug 2010
The shortage of health workers in many low-income countries poses a threat to the quality of health services. When the number of patients per ...
Human resources, Quality health services, Workload, Tanzania
CMI Brief | Oct 2011
Health workers’ knowledge and skills are much better than their practice suggests. By closing the gap between knowledge and action, ...
Journal Article | Sep 2012
Health workers’ motivation is a key determinant of the quality of health services, and poor motivation has been found to be an obstacle ...
Public health sector, payment for performance, Tanzania
U4 Brief | May 2015
E-governance is gaining popularity as a tool for improved public service delivery in developing countries. It is often argued e-governance reduces ...
E-governance, Public sector, Sector work, Bangladesh
Book Chapter | Mar 2014
Weak access to basic services and poor framework conditions for the private sector impede development. Low-quality service provision for example ...
Corruption, Per Diems, Travel Compensation, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Malawi
U4 Issue | Nov 2016
The average annual cost of corruption to Mozambique was recently estimated to be up to USD 4.9 billion for the period 2004-2014. Some analysts ...
international drivers of corruption, illicit financial flows, Mozambique
Report in External Series | Jun 2017
Malawi is one of the world's least developed countries, with a poverty rate that is consistently high compared to other countries in sub-Saharan ...
Project | Jan 2009 - Dec 2010
Angola has very high health expenditures per capita by African standards. According to the World Bank, the public expenditure on health is around ...
Health, Poverty, Public Expenditure, Angola