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U4 Issue | Jun 2014
Governments adopt anti-corruption-related ICT innovations for many reasons. Different motivations for adopting these technologies shape the way they are ...
anti-corruption approaches in sector work, Brazil, India, Kenya
CMI Working Paper | Nov 2015
Limited fiscal capacity poses a significant challenge in developing countries. To mitigate this challenge, the adoption of electronic tax systems has ...
Developing economy, fiscal capacity, information technology, taxation
CMI Brief | Jul 2020
20 years ago the United Nations Security Council adopted Resolution 1325. The resolution underscored the important role of women in the prevention and ...
UN Security Council Resolution 1325, Peacebuilding in Africa
U4 Brief | Mar 2017
Many information technology initiatives have emerged in recent years with the aim of improving natural resource management. These take a variety of technological ...
natural resource management, technology
Journal Article | Aug 2014
Since the mid-1980s, 32 countries around the world have adopted community development requirements into their mining laws, while nine countries are in ...
mining, community development, regulatory reform, corporate social, responsibility, foreign direct investment, Sierra Leone
Journal Article | Jul 2014
This paper assesses rural households’ decision to use improved maize varieties in Malawi and examines its impact on household welfare using a three-year ...
improved maize, , technology adoption, , input subsidy, , food security, , Malawi, , Africa
U4 Issue | Mar 2020
The technology behind bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies was supposed to end poverty, eliminate corruption, and provide financial inclusion for all. The ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2000
This paper introduces endogenous adoption costs for productive assets in a Ramsey type growth model with international capital flows. There are two classes ...
Project | Apr - Dec 2010
Transitional justice mechanisms such as criminal trials and truth commissions have increasingly been adopted in the aftermath of violent conflict, and ...
Transitional justice, impact assessment, Angola, Uruguay, Peru, Rwanda
Project | Jan - Dec 2006
The Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) initiative under the auspices of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have adopted a set ...
Human Rights, Africa, Poverty Reduction
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1997
This paper introduces endogenous adoption costs for productive assets in a Ramsey type growth model with international capital flows. There are two c1asses ...
Event | 25 Feb 2016
The Anti-Conversion Bill was never adopted in Sri Lanka, but the heated debate surrounding the law proposal in 2004 points to the dilemmas of proselytism. How far can you go to convert someone to your religion?
Hands Off My Regime! Governments’ Restrictions on Foreign Aid to Non-Governmental Organizations in Poor and Middle-Income Countries
Journal Article | Mar 2016
Many resource-strapped developing country governments seek international aid, but when that assistance is channeled through domestic civil society, it ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2013
The 1917 Mexican Constitution, which was adopted after a revolutionary period, decisively changed the history of Latin American constitutional- ism. Gradually, ...
development studies, development studies, law - academic, comparative law, constitutional and administrative law
U4 Brief | Oct 2007
The United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC), adopted in Merida, Mexico in 2003, represents a remarkable achievement for international anti-corruption ...
U4 Brief | Jan 2009
Ce guide fournit des informations essentielles sur la Convention des Nations Unies contre la corruption (CNUCC) et sur les mesures à adopter pour ...
CMI Insight | May 2017
In 2010, the Senegalese women’s movement, supported by political elites and international norms, managed to push for the adoption of one of the ...
women's movement, marabout, religion, Senegal
Public Policies in Latin America: From Legal and Policy Commitments to Actual Participatory Processes
Event | 27 Oct 2010
Even if a formal commitment expressed in legal frameworks exists, participation is not always easy to implement, and not all societies are used to open spaces for a broader participation. Camilla Gianelli raise some questions regarding the risk of adopting participatory mechanisms as a recipe.
Journal Article | Dec 2008
Food-for-work (FFW) is the most widely used type of public works program in Ethiopia through which a high share of the food aid is distributed. This paper ...
Food-for-work, , Food aid, , Liquidity constraint, , Fertilizer, , Poverty, , Tigray, , Ethiopia
L'élaboration des Politiques Anti-Corruption dans la Pratique: Quelles Implications pour la mise en ouvre de l'Article 5 de la CNUCC?
U4 Brief | Aug 2008
Pour endiguer la corruption rampante dont ils pâtissent, de nombreux gouvernements ont choisi d'adopter des stratégies nationales générales ...
corruption, anti-corruption, conventions, UNCAC, french