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U4 Brief | Jan 2015
Assigning forest carbon rights is crucial for any effective REDD+ system. Often linked to debates about forest tenure, carbon rights determine who can ...
Project | Oct 2017 - Oct 2019
Together with LTS (Edinburgh) CMI has won a framework agreement with Norad related to green economy, low carbon development and international climate ...
Green economy, REDD+, climate change policy, low carbon development, Norwegian aid policy
U4 Issue | Mar 2015
Schemes for Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) have emerged as a means to address deforestation trends in developing ...
REDD+, corruption, anti-corruption, forest governance
News | 29 Jun 2012
Norway has invested more money in the forest protection programme REDD+ than any other donor country. Corruption concerns have been widely raised when it comes to REDD+. Will Norwegian investments be in vain?
News | 10 Jun 2010
CMI and LTS International will progressively assess the results of the Initiative. The real-time evaluation shall provide timely information and rapid learning opportunities.
Project | Apr - Jul 2008
Hydro carbon resources in Afghanistan Afghanistan Arne Strand (project leader),, Torunn Wimpelmann
Project | Dec 2009 - Dec 2011
Norad has been engaged in capacity building and provision of technical support to the Afghan Ministry of Mines since 2007. A part of this engagement relates ...
Conflict, natural resources, corruption, Afghanistan
Edited Book | Jan 2015
In the global North the commoditization of creativity and knowledge under the banner of a creative economy is being posed as the post-industrial answer ...
Edited Book | Jan 2013
Climate change is one of the central challenges facing African countries and their people. Unless concerted efforts are made worldwide very soon to reduce ...
Event | 20 Oct 2011
Brazil has emerged as the BASIC-group member willing to move furthest towards binding emission cuts. Will Brazil be able to maintain this position?
Project | Nov 2011 - Oct 2014
Programmes designed to reduce emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD) intend to reward individuals, communities and countries that ...
Forest governance, climate change, corruption, anti-corruption, DR Congo, Kenya, Philippines, Tanzania, Indonesia
U4 Issue | Jan 2015
There are several different options for the design of REDD+ at the national level, and each has its own strengths and weaknesses in terms of feasibility ...
REDD Integrity: Addressing governance and corruption challenges in schemes for reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD)
U4 Report | Feb 2011
Donor-backed programmes for Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) intend to financially reward individuals, communities ...
natural resource management, corruption, forestry, REDD, DR Congo, Kenya, Tanzania
News | 7 Sep 2012
Learning the right lessons from past experiences with corruption in the forest sector is crucial to prevent broad undermining of REDD+.
News | 24 Jan 2012
Despite the discovery of oil and gas, most countries rich in natural resources are still economically troubled and conflict-ridden. -Resources are not only tied to financial value, but also to social identity and cosmology. Current explanations of the resource curse fail to consider historical grievances and the significance of social territorialism, says John-Andrew McNeish in his newly published book Flammable Societies: Studies on the Socio-Economics of Oil and Gas.
Book Chapter | Jul 2010
A number of studies suggest that natural resources can have a negative impact on the developing prospects of countries, a phenomenon that has been labelled ...
U4 Brief | Mar 2020
It is critical to continue a strong stance against corrupt practices during the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Anti-corruption procedures and systems ...
Journal Article | Jan 2001
This article discusses the current framework for development research in Norway, which today is entirely dependent on the development assistance budget. ...
Development research, research policy, globalisation
CMI Report | Sep 2012
Cluster development programs have become increasingly widespread tools in fostering innovation and growth of a competitive private sector in developing ...
Micro- and small-scale enterprises, Industrial clusters, Cluster development policies, Ethiopia
CMI Report | Jan 2002
This study analyses the link between social development and foreign direct investment (FDI) in developing countries. Previous empirical studies conflict ...