1 - 20 of 478 items matching your search:
CMI Working Paper | Nov 2020
Battles over democracy are manifested in contestations over legal frameworks and within judicial institutions. Lawfare refers to the strategic use of ...
legal activism, democracy, frameworks, law, Zimbabwe, Zambia
Book Chapter | Jan 2013
This is the first book to examine food activism in diverse local, national, and transnational settings, making it essential reading for students and scholars ...
Rule of law and environmental justice in the forests: The challenge of 'strong law enforcement' in corrupt conditions
U4 Issue | Jun 2013
Widespread illegal forest activities have contributed to deforestation, forest degradation, economic losses to nations and injustices for forest ...
REDD+, Forest governance, Corruption, Anti-corruption, Law enforcement, natural resource management, Indonesia, Cameroon
U4 Issue | Jun 2008
Petroleum-related aid programmes and projects are a key part of donor activities in oil-rich developing countries. This U4 Issue explores the petroleum-related ...
corruption, natural resources, oil, development assistance, natural resource management
Journal Article | Feb 2009
Petroleum-related aid programmes and projects are a key part of donor activities in oil-rich developing countries. This paper critically assesses petroleum-related ...
Natural resources, Institutions, Petroleum-related aid
Tracing Gender Differences in Parliamentary Debates: A Growth Curve Analysis of Ugandan MPs' Activity Levels in Plenary Sessions, 1998-2008.
Journal Article | Sep 2014
Participation in legislative debates is potentially an important tool for Members of Parliament (MPs) to communicate policy positions and exert influence ...
Representation, quotas, gender, Uganda
Journal Article | Jan 2002
Ad hoc NGO activity could undermine Afghan government Arne Strand Development today Afghanistan ar
CMI Brief | Dec 2018
South Sudanese women have been grossly under-represented in formal peace negotiations. However, they have been active in informal peacebuilding at the ...
Everyday Crafting of the Bolivarian State: Lower-level public officials and grass root activism in Venezuela
Journal Article | Jan 2016
Everyday Crafting of the Bolivarian State: Lower-level public officials and grass root activism in V
Sudan Brief | Jul 2020
While Sudanese women were at the forefront of the popular uprising under the banner "freedom, peace and justice" that started in December 2018 and eventually ...
Women's rights, Political activism, Sudan
Book Chapter | Feb 2017
Women’s rights and the women’s movement in Sudan (1952-2014) Samia al-Nagar and Liv Tønnessen Women'
Law reform, women's movement, Sudan, Islamic law, Islamization, Sudan
CMI Report | Jan 2008
The review considered whether NDN activities have contributed to improved ethnic relations and to sustainable peace and reconciliation in the Western ...
Macedonia, Croatia, Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Peace-building, Post-conflict, Reconciliation
Book Chapter | Jan 2012
Since Hugo Chavez came to power in Venezuela in 1998, large parts of the country's vast oil resources have been diverted towards social spending amongst ...
Project INT/97/R12, Fund for Norwegian Consultancy Services and Programme Activities: OOUGA 2110, technical assistance and equipment to promote science education in 5 secondary schools in APAC distri
Report in External Series | Jan 2001
(Commissioned report. Limited circulationl)
Tracing Gender Differences in Parliamentary Debates: A Growth Curve Analysis of Ugandan MPs' Activity Levels in Plenary Sessions, 1998-2008 (reprint)
Book Chapter | Jan 2016
Tracing Gender Differences in Parliamentary Debates: A Growth Curve Analysis of Ugandan MPs' Activit
Book Chapter | Jan 2002
This article provides an overview of Norway's historical relations with Africa to date. It considers the full range of relations, from missionary activities ...
International relations, Norway, Africa
Shadow Value Chains: Tracing the link between corruption, illicit activity and lootable natural resources from West Africa
U4 Issue | Jun 2017
Illicit natural resource trade continues to benefit corrupt officials, criminal and terrorist networks and to divert resources away from development, ...
natural resource management, Sierra Leone, Mali, Nigeria, Liberia, natural resources, development, security, shadow value chains, value chains
The Armed Forces and the Economy in Latin America: Contemporary Trends and Implications for Civil-Military Relations.
CMI Working Paper | Nov 2016
This paper examines several cases of military economic activities that persist in Latin America, despite the political and economic liberalization processes ...
Honduras, Latin America, Nicaragua, Venezuela, Bolivia, Colombia
Journal Article | Mar 2010
While institutions are important for economic development, particularly in resource rich countries, the interaction between multinational corporations ...
Complex realities and astute actors: Sudanese women's activism and UN Security Council Resolution 1325
Report in External Series | Jan 2014
Sudanese women activists do not use United Nations (UN) Security Council Resolution 1325 to claim rights. During my eight years of engagement with women’s ...
Resolutionn 1325, Sudan, women's activism, Sudan