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U4 Brief | Sep 2014
International financial centres are geared to provide optimal conditions for the financial services industry. They encourage activities that can improve ...
international drivers of corruption, Illicit financial flows, tax havens, international financial centres, money laundering, corruption, Kenya
Event | 17 Oct 2011
Illegal money flows from developing countries exceeds development assistance. Tax havens are used to facilitate these illegal flows through money laundering, tax avoidance and tax evasion. Many of the major tax havens are European.
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 in Gisenyi ...
Health insurance, Incentives, Rwanda, Africa: Rwanda
Journal Article | Jan 2014
This article analyses (1) how financial incentives (salary top-ups) and non-financial incentives (housing and education) affect nurses’ willingness ...
Event | 1 Feb 2005
The U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre has recently launched a new focus area on Public Financial Management (PFM). This workshop brings together experts and specialists from the U4 development agencies, practitioners and development researchers, to discuss the main challenges related to corruption and PFM.
Commissioned Report | Jan 2007
The Centre fo Development and the Environment (SUM) is an interdisciplinary research centre established with a mandate to conduct, coordinate, and stimulate ...
Programme | Feb 2002 - Dec 2021
The U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre is a permanent, donor-funded centre that promotes a better understanding of anti-corruption issues and ...
Corruption, anti-corruption, governance, natural resources, aid, evaluation, measurement, health, education, finance, private sector, illicit financial flows, justice sector, fragile states, gender, migration, informal institutions, World
News | 6 Jul 2016
Secrecy regulations and lacking transparency facilitate criminal activities because it hides away evidence. People who pay bribes, trade weapons, ...
PanamaPapers, Corruption, Anti-Corruption, Taxation, Illicit financial flows, Secrecy jurisdictions, Governance, Money laundering, Political corruption, Policy coherence, Tax havens
U4 Brief | Jul 2015
Large-scale mining of minerals and metals are threatening protected areas, and corruption is often to blame. International donors must engage with governments, ...
News | 7 Oct 2010
Raymond Baker, Director of Global Financial Integrity and the author of Capitalism's Achilles Heel: Dirty Money and How to Renew the Free-Market System talks about the problems of illicit financial flows and the linkages between corruption, money laundering, and poverty.
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 ...
Programme | Nov 2010 - Mar 2012
ICTD was established in November 2010 with financial support from the UK Government’s Department for International Development (DFID) and from the ...
Taxation, tax reform, tax administration, local government, informal sector, aid, state building
Commissioned Report | Jan 2001
(Final report commissioned by Danida, May 2001. Limited circulation)
“A prison cell has no specific capacity”: An Evaluation on the Project “Improving Living Conditions and Access to Justice for Women, Young Offenders and Vulnerable Men in Prisons and Police Establishments in the Central, Eastern, Southern and part of the Northern Region of Malawi
Commissioned Report | Jan 2014
This is a commissioned evaluation report of a project implemented over three years by the Centre for Legal Assistance (CELA) in Malawi. It centred on ...
Prison conditions, women, children, human rights, Malawi
CMI Report | Jan 1993
This study takes an extended look at Botswana, a country which is found to depart from the common pattern of African states and therefore may be considered ...
Democracy, Development planning, Economic policy, Botswana
News | 2 Oct 2015
The U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre´s call for more EU action to curb corruption in non-EU partner countries hit a European nerve.
Fuelling development? A critical look at government-centred jatropha cultivation for biodiesel as promoted by the biofuel policy in Rajasthan, India
Master's Thesis | May 2010
This study examines government-centred jatropha cultivation for biodiesel as promoted by the biofuel policy of the desert state of Rajasthan, India. The ...
Biofuel, biodiesel, jatropha, rural development, participation, blueprint development, wasteland, India, Rajasthan
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
Norwegian Centre for Democracy Support: Evaluation of Political Parties' Cooperation Projects: Norwegian Labour Party Women and Fateh Women, and Socialist Left Party Women and Palestinian Federation for Women's Action
Commissioned Report | Jun 2008
Norwegian Centre for Democracy Support: Evaluation of Political Parties' Cooperation Projects: Norw
Women's rights, Palestine, political parties, Palestine, Norway
Event | 8 Oct 2015
The key to addressing climate change and sustainable development around the globe is to first address the relationship between political and financial power and energy use and resources. Meet the editors John-Andrew McNeish, Axel Borchgrevink and Owen Logan.