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Institutionalizing the pro-democracy movements: the case of Zambia's movement for multiparty democracy
Journal Article | Nov 2011
In this contribution the challenges of political opposition is addressed through a focus on the problems of institutionalizing parties and party ...
democracy, party institutionalization, economic and political liberalization, , sub-Saharan Africa, Zambia
In search of the impact of international support for political parties in new democracies: Malawi and Zambia compared
Journal Article | Dec 2010
Democracy assistance programmes have gradually included support for political parties in addition to support for civil society, parliaments ...
Democratization, Comparative analysis, Malawi, Zambia
CMI Brief | Jul 2016
The Government of Tanzania is looking for the best policies and institutional designs to turn future petroleum revenues into welfare, development ...
Fiscal policy, Extractive industries, Resource curse, Sovereign wealth fund, Tanzania
Project | Mar 2012 - Apr 2016
With the increase in civilian casualties and suffering in contemporary conflict, the protection of civilians (PoC) became a central concern ...
Afghanistan, Colombia, Sudan, South Sudan, Uganda, Liberia, and the Horn of Africa
News | 23 Jun 2005
The CMI Board of Directors is happy to announce the establishment of a new research programme at CMI which reintroduces research on religion - a task Christian Michelsen, CMI's founding father, called for in his will. Politics of Faith: Law, Political Institutionalization and Conflict
Event | 6 Dec 2010
This half-day seminar discusses refugees and legal protection in countries in Africa, in Colombia and in Palestine. Professor César Rodríguez-Garavito from the University of the Andes discusses with scholars from the University of Bergen and CMI.
Event | 30 May 2013
M. Cherif Bassiouni an international United Nations war crimes expert, often called "The Godfather of International Criminal Law". Professor Bassiouni has served in numerous United Nations positions, including Chair of the UN Independent International Commission of Inquiry for Libya (2011) and UN Commission on Human Rights for Afghanistan (2004-06).
News | 27 Jun 2013
How can we make our democracy truly representative? Can participation be institutionalized? And who does the Maracanã stadium belong to?
News | 2 Mar 2015
In January 2006, Hamas won the parliamentary elections in Gaza. The road to power has been paved with ideological and organizational changes. What was once a mere militia is now a crucial actor in Palestinian domestic politics, as well as in Palestinian-Israeli relations.
Journal Article | Jan 2002
Party institutionalization and the new democracies Lars Svåsand, Vicky Randall Party Politics lar
Master's Thesis | Jan 2005
Institutionalizing Opposition in Neo-patrimonial Regimes: Renamo in Mozambique Ingrid Røynstrand Bi
Political parties Renamo, Africa: Mozambique
Fissions and fusions, foes and friends: Party system re-structuring in Malawi in the 2004 general elections
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2005
The issue of presidential term limits is emerging as an important political norm on the African continent, but the effects of the third term ...
Malawi, Political parties, Party system, Elections
Globalization and Democratization: Challenges for Political Parties. Essays in Honor of Lars Svåsand
Edited Book | Dec 2007
Globalization challenges existing knowledge about how parties and party systems emerge, operate and change. This is in part a consequence of ...
Globalization, Democratization, Political parties
Civilians’ Survival Strategies amid Institutionalized Insecurity and Violence in the Nuba Mountains, Sudan
Sudan Working Paper | Sep 2016
Civilians’ Survival Strategies amid Institutionalized Insecurity and Violence in the Nuba Mountains
Nuba, violence, insecurity, Sudan, South Sudan
News | 28 Nov 2013
How can Supreme Audit Institutions engage and involve citizens at all stages of the audit cycle? This question was top of the agenda at the Open Government Partnership's Annual Summit in early November.
Project | Jan 2007 - Dec 2010
The project investigates the impact of political inclusion on Islamist movements in Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine and Sudan. The academic research ...
Islamism, the state, political institutionalization, moderation, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine and Sudan
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2005
Entering the third decade of multiparty democracy on the African continent, incumbents appear able to secure electoral mandates without opening ...
Elections, Electoral administration, Malawi, Malawi Electoral Commission
Peacebuilding and Democratic Consolidation in Post-War Guatemala: A Comparative Assessment of the Impact of Civil-Military Reforms in the Peace Accords
Master's Thesis | Dec 2007
This thesis seeks to combine institutional peacebuilding theory and democratization theory in order to understand the process and the result ...
Newspaper Op-Ed | Nov 2008
Den tilltagande sekulariseringen av västvärlden har debatterats intensivt under de senaste åren. Ateismen har fått ett ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2017
The comparative democratization literature is divided on the effects of multiparty elections in non - democratic regimes. Early analyses assumed ...
Elections, Authoritarian regimes, Crises, Uganda