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CMI Working Paper | May 2016
Executive summary When Hugo Chávez (1954–2013) came to power in Venezuela in 1998, the military was bestowed with a new—and ...
military, politics, Chávez, Bolivar, soldiers, alliances, Venezuela
CMI Brief | Aug 2016
All over the world, there are gatekeepers with the power to facilitate – or restrict – peoples’ access. We have studied the ...
women, politics, political parties, Malawi
CMI Brief | Aug 2016
Local government is an important avenue for getting practical experience in participating in politics before moving on to the national arena. ...
women, politics, local government, Malawi
Governance and Fiscal Federalism in Sudan, 1989–2015: Exploring Political and Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations in an Unstable Polity
Sudan Report | Mar 2017
This report analyses the implementation and impact of decentralisation in Sudan: To what extent has the efforts to implement decentralisation ...
poverty, decentralisation, politics, economics, centralisation, Sudan
CMI Brief | Dec 2017
Significant petroleum discoveries in Tanzania have shaped the country’s political discourse in recent years, with politicians promising ...
violence, natural resources, petroleum, politics, Mtwara, Tanzania
Project | Jan 1999 - Dec 2003
The manuscript for this book is a comparative study of the role and the status of women in national politics in Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, ...
News | 21 Jun 2005
In early May 2005 researchers from Malawi and Norway met at a workshop on the shores of Lake Malawi to lay the foundation of a textbook on Government and Politics in Malawi for undergraduate students of political science. Once completed, the new textbook will fill a great gap as no comparable text with specific reference to Malawi is currently available.
News | 28 Feb 2013
The idea that you can incorporate humanitarian action into political agendas usually backfires, says Antonio Donini from the Feinstein International Center at Tufts University.
News | 30 Sep 2013
Ethiopian authorities are tightening the grip on political opponents, the Muslim minority and the media. Human Rights Watch describes the situation as alarming. The majority party in the soon to be Norwegian government has signaled cuts in aid to countries that do not respect human rights. Will they sacrifice Norwegian-Ethiopian relations on the altar of human rights?
Journal Article | Jan 1994
The return of party politics in Nepal Lok Raj Baral Journal of Democracy lok raj baral lok raj ba
CMI Conference Report | Jan 2000
African Studies Association. Paper presented to the African Studies Association 43rd annual meeting, 16.-19. 11.2000
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1979
Food politics and famine in Bangladesh Rehman Sobhan DERAP Working Paper Asia: Bangladesh rehman s
Book Chapter | Jan 2004
A large number of Afghans have now been refugees for more than 23 years. Some have never seen their homeland and some have repeatedly been forced ...
Refugees, Forced migration, Asia: Afghanistan
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 ...
Changing global politics and implications for Norwegian foreign policy - the case of development aid
Project | Nov 2012 - Jun 2013
This project is the contribution of a chapter on the changing global aid architecture in edited collection of papers on changing global politics and ...
Foreign policy, development aid, global aid architecture, Norway
Report in External Series | Dec 2010
Policy recommendations for infrastructure provision usually build on a well-established understanding of best practice for sector governance. ...
Political economy, sector governance, infrastructure, corruption
Book Chapter | Nov 2010
Seduced by security: the politics of (In)security on Lombok, Indonesia Kari Telle Security and dev
CMI Brief | Jan 2012
During the last decade many Latin American countries have resorted to mano dura (iron fist) politics and militarisation to combat crime, drugs ...
security, human rights, military, peace and conflict, Latin America, Colombia
Journal Article | Jan 2001
The limits of clientelism: Multi-party politics in Sub-Saharan Africa Inge Amundsen Forum for Devel
Clientelism, multi-party, , Africa: Sub-Saharan Africa
Journal Article | Jan 2017
'Is Islam reconcilable with feminism?' asks Haideh Moghissi (1999), echoing a concern that is currently dramatized in numerous ways across and ...