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CMI Working Paper | Jan 2000
In countries with an ongoing violent conflict aid donors are confronted by four sets of issues: How the volume and orientation of the program may influence ...
Asia: Sri Lanka
Journal Article | Jan 2009
This article argues that the key issue confronting post-2001 Afghanistan is not so much which particular strongman should rule Afghanistan, but rather ...
Nation building, governance, Afghanistan
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
U4 Brief | Jun 2009
Education budget work conducted by civil society is a powerful way of holding governments accountable to their citizens, and drawing attention to corruption ...
Journal Article | Jan 2006
Over the last few years Bolivia has been the scene of a series of violent confrontations between the government and a range of social interest groups. ...
Bolivia, Democracy, Latin America
U4 Guide | Mar 2019
Development practitioners routinely encounter corruption as a key obstacle to achieving their programming objectives. They confront questions such as: ...
Interaction between Health Institutions in Knowledge and Medical Practices in South Kordofan/Nuba Mountains
Book | Apr 2019
This research thesis addresses the challenges confronting the establishment of stable and sufficient health care provision in Heiban Locality in South ...
Report in External Series | Jan 2008
Policy recommendations: Confronting corruption is part and parcel of building legitimacy and public confidence in fragile states. Corruption creates ...
A Triad of Confrontation: State Discipline, Buddhist Purification, and Indiscipline as a Local Strategy in Central Vietnam
Journal Article | Apr 2019
In the village of Sa Huỳnh, state, fishers, and Buddhist clergy draw from semiotic ideologies but often employ a common political language, rarely agreeing ...
religion, state, semiotic ideology, purification, indiscipline, Buddhism, Central Vietnam, Vietnam
U4 Brief | Mar 2009
Humanitarian crises that call for international assistance almost always take place in countries that either can’t or won’t meet the needs ...
humanitarian aid, corruption, emergencies, USA, Iran, Sudan
Journal Article | Jun 2020
When confronted with information that ordinary citizens do not care that strongly about efficiency, do economists change their views of optimal public ...
Field experiment, economics, paternalism, efficiency, taxation, Tanzania
Book Chapter | Jan 2009
The dangers of a tight embrace: Externally assisted statebuilding in Afghanistan Astri Suhrke The
Nation building, Afghanistan
CMI Report | Jan 2000
This brief discussion note is focusing on major policy issues confronting Tanzania when aiming at a substantial reduction in poverty level over the next ...
Poverty reduction, Government policy, Tanzania, Africa: Tanzania
Project | Dec 2003 - Apr 2004
This study analyses the current situation for the adibasis (indigenous) people in north-west Bangladesh. Since the independence, the adibasis have experienced ...
Human rights, indigenous people, land laws, social discrimination, demography, violent confrontation, Asia: Bangladesh
News | 3 Feb 2011
The rapid expansion of Sudan's towns and cities confronts humanitarian and development agencies with new and complex challenges.
CMI Brief | Jun 2010
Once a vibrant and dynamic society, Zimbabwe has since the turn of the millennium gone through a complex multilayered and pervasive series of catastrophes. ...
zimbabwe, mugabe, Zimbabwe
News | 27 Feb 2012
Corporate community development projects typically do not fail due to incompetence. They fail because promoting development is not their underlying objective. Making money is.
U4 Practice Insight | Feb 2011
In this Practice Insight, the author discusses post-war corruption challenges based on the reconstruction effort and return of refugees in Bosnia and ...
corruption in aid, , Bosnia, Herzegovina
CMI Report | Jan 2002
Why has the electoral process in the newly democratised African states had such limited impacts? How can the continued one-party dominance on the continent ...
Project | Jan 2000 - Dec 2024
Commissioned by the Norwegian Embassy, Dar es Salaam, as an input to Norway's participation in the consultations leading up to the Tanzanian Assistance ...