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CMI Brief | Sep 2017
Female genital mutilation (FGM) is still a common practice in Sudan. Nine out of ten women have been subjected to this practice. In 2009, a proposed ...
FGM, female genital mutilation, weak law, law, paper tiger, ARUSS, Sudan
Journal Article | Jan 2011
Afghanistan: Corruption and Injustice in the Judicial System Antonio De Lauri Journal of Law and Soc
law, justice, corruption, judicial practice, Afghanistan
Journal Article | Jan 2013
Le système juridique afghan est formé de pratiques coutumiè-res, de principes de la shari‘a, de lois promulguées par ...
law, customary law, judicial practice, legal intervention
Journal Article | Jul 2011
Across Latin America, debates and practice around indigenous law provide a window on shifting relations between indigenous movements, states, and international ...
Book Chapter | May 2014
Standardised practice - From international labour standards to development practice Hugo Stokke Hum
U4 Practice Insight | Jul 2009
This Practice Insight describes the Norwegian Embassy’s decision in 2006 to independently evaluate their long-term support to the Management of ...
practice insight, nrm, natural resource management, monitoring aid, corruption in aid, , tanzania
U4 Practice Insight | Sep 2009
How can donors promote national ownership in the projects and programmes they fund? How do national counterparts regard ownership? How to translate principles ...
private sector, practice insight, serbia
News | 21 Aug 2014
Law is increasingly center stage for political battles. Across the globe, people are going to court to claim their right to health or education, to fight for their right to engage in sex work or same-sex relationships - while others mobilize courts and legislatures to criminalize prostitution or homosexual practice.
News | 4 May 2016
The new Marriage Act in Malawi has been hailed for raising the legally prescribed age of marriage to 18, yet the truth is that there is no absolute minimum age of marriage in Malawi and that legal inconsistencies threaten the enforcement of the law.
U4 Practice Insight | Jan 2010
This Practice Insight summarises lessons learned from four case studies conducted to examine what bearing the notion of ownership has on anti-corruption ...
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1990
The paper discusses female circumcision in Gambia. Special focus is put on the practice as it is performed by the two most numerous ethnic categories ...
Female circumcision, Knowledge, Mandinka, Gambia
Journal Article | Jan 2012
The article examines patterns of generalised and institutional trust among elites in East Central Europe, South East Europe and the West Balkans. It enquires ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
Ghana liberalized its telecom sector in 1995. This study looks at the impact of the phenomenal growth in access to telephones on the business practices ...
Telecommunications, Traders, Trust, Africa, Ghana, Africa: Ghana
U4 Practice Insight | Feb 2011
In this Practice Insight, the author discusses post-war corruption challenges based on the reconstruction effort and return of refugees in Bosnia and ...
corruption in aid, , Bosnia, Herzegovina
Journal Article | Jan 2013
Afghanistan’s justice system is currently at a crucial and troubled stage of development that will determine its effectiveness. This article focuses ...
Afghanistan, corruption, legal modernization, judicial practice
Political sociologist whose research interests include war and state formation, government-backed militias, masculinities and marriage practices in Afghanistan
Gender, Humanitarianism, Afghanistan
Journal Article | Jan 2003
The smell of death: Theft, disgust and ritual practice in Central Lombok, Indonesia. Kari Social An
Journal Article | Jan 2002
The smell of death: Theft, disgust and ritual practice in Central Lombok, Indonesia. Kari Telle Soc
Journal Article | Jan 2000
Feeding the dead: Reformulating Sasak mortuary practices. Kari Telle Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land-
Report in External Series | Jan 2011
UN Use of Private Military and Security Companies. Practices and Policies Åse Gilje Østensen aas