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Report in External Series | Dec 2010
Policy recommendations for infrastructure provision usually build on a well-established understanding of best practice for sector governance. Too rarely ...
Political economy, sector governance, infrastructure, corruption
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 ...
Making development assistance work at home: DfID's approach to clamping down on international bribery and money laundering in the UK
U4 Practice Insight | Jun 2011
Corruption will remain a profitable crime in developing countries as long as counterparts in rich countries are willing to hide stolen resources. Working ...
international drivers of corruption, United Kingdom
Project | Sep 2010 - Dec 2013
In this study of the political parties of Bangladesh we will assess the quality of the political parties and party coalitions along a number of indicators. First, ...
Political parties, good governance, politics, clientelism, political finance, Bangladesh
U4 Issue | Jan 2006
Political corruption undermines political and economic development in many countries, and raises difficult challenges for foreign aid. What is political ...
Corruption, political corruption, World
U4 Brief | Apr 2008
Modern politics face the challenge of reconciling the presence of money in politics with the risks it poses to democratic values and good governance. ...
Elections, political corruption, political finance
Project | Jan - Dec 2018
Political Corruption in AfricaExtraction and Power Preservation This book is analysing political corruption as a distinct but separate entity from bureaucratic ...
Corruption, political corruption, development, Africa, Africa
Project | Nov 2018 - Dec 2019
This project is a collaboration between AMAN, the Coalition for Accountability & Integrity (TI Palestine) and CMI. In order to strengthen the rule ...
Corruption, political corruption, Palestine
CMI Report | Jul 2007
Political parties are indispensable for the functioning of liberal democracies. However, the political parties of many transitional and developing countries ...
Corruption, Political corruption, Politics, Public finance
Book Chapter | Nov 2019
This introductory chapter outlines the distinctions between, on the one hand, political and bureaucratic corruption, and, on the other hand, between extractive ...
political corruption, corruption, power preservation, political economy analysis, bribery, favouritism, vote buying
U4 Issue | Apr 2008
Political party assistance should be a key component of international donors' governance agenda. Efforts to reduce corruption that do not address this ...
political corruption, political parties
U4 Brief | Sep 2007
Fostering disclosure of political finance information regarding public as well as private funds is key to address money's undue influence over democratic ...
corruption, political corruption
Edited Book | Nov 2019
Analysing political corruption as a distinct but separate entity from bureaucratic corruption, this timely book separates these two very different social ...
Political corruption, Corruption, Power preservation, Political economy analysis, Bribery, Favouritism, Vote buying, Civil society, Media, Anti-corruption, 'Big Man', Patronage, Elections, Resource curse, Clientelism, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria, Mozambique, South Africa, Malawi
"A second Liberation": Lobbying for Women's Political Representation in Zambia, Botswana and Namibia
Journal Article | Jan 2006
The article looks at the efforts of women's movements in southern Africa to claim a stake in formal politics as an avenue to pursue their specific demands. ...
Women's movements, Political parties, Politics, Africa: Botswana, Namibia, Zambia
Commissioned Report | Jan 2006
Political leadership and commitment to fight corruption at the highest levels is one of the most important preconditions for success in the fight against ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2016
Introduction chapter to the book: Women in Politics in Malawi
Politics, democratisation, gender, Malawi
Project | Jan - Jun 2008
Political economy. Bachelor level.
Political economy lectures economics
U4 Brief | May 2010
Quite often, "lack of political will" is identified as the culprit for poorly performing anti-corruption programmes. Yet despite the frequency with which ...
uncac, political corruption
CMI Brief | Nov 2013
The two major political parties in Bangladesh are dynastic, like other well-known parties in South Asia. Political dynasty means a prominent political ...
Journal Article | Dec 2019
The reification of humanitarian borders generates a politics of crisis that weakens the capacity to produce structural political changes and legitimizes ...
humanitarianism, borders, critique, crisis, political change, exceptionalism, ordinary politics, rescue