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The Changing Nature of Power and Sovereignty in Afghanistan
(Research report, 2012-09-01)
This paper aims to explain the broader contours of the emerging fields of political power in contemporary Afghanistan and its implications for regional politics.
Hunting for Per Diem: The Uses and Abuses of Travel Compensation in Three Developing Countries
(Research report, 2012-04-01)
Cash is a great incentive. The last decade has seen a boom in various forms of cash incentive programmes, from the conditional cash transfer programmes that emerged in Latin America in the late 90’s, providing cash to ...
Assessing Mozambique's PARP/A 2006-2011: Local perspectives
(CMI Brief vol. 11 no. 10, Report, 2012-01-01)
Six years of impressive economic growth and classical poverty reduction policies in Mozambique have demonstrated the limited extent to which this has ‘trickled down’ to the local level – with the country falling on the ...
Reconceptualising Transitional Justice: The Latin American Experience
(Conference object, 2012-06-01)
Transitional justice (TJ) is now a crowded field. Two things are clear: Impact is key and social-science insights are indispensable. Latin America pioneered the old TJ repertoire; truth-telling and amnesty. Today the region ...
Inge Tvedten, Seniorforsker, CMI Høyres utspill . Høyre har lagt fram et forslag til ny bistandspolitikk med fokus på reduksjon, konsentrasjon og endring av virkemidler, til sterke protester fra den rød-grønne regjerningen ...
Organisational Performance Review of the Norwegian People's Aid
(Norad rapport: Gjennomgang 6/2012, Research report, 2012-08-01)
The Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA) was established in 1939 as the trade unions’ voluntary health and solidarity organisation. NPA’s international work includes long-term development efforts and humanitarian work, including ...
Elaborer un système de gestion des risques de corruption pour ONG : Réflexions à l'usage des donateurs
(U4 Issue 2012:5, Research report, 2012-09-01)
Les organisations non-gouvernementales (ONG), souvent en première ligne des activités d’aide au développement, sont amenées à gérer une part importante des fonds affectés à leurs interventions. On peut donc craindre des ...
Poverty dynamics in rural Orissa: Transitions in assets and occupations over generations
(CMI Working Paper WP 2012:11, Working paper, 2012-01-01)
We investigate whether historic land distribution determines stagnation or development of Indian villages. The empirical analysis is motivated by the Banerjee and Newman (1993) model of occupational choice and economic ...
Ghana fant olje - kan det gå bra?
(Op-ed.) Ghana found oil in 2011 - in modest quantities. With its good management and good governance, there is reason to believe Ghana will avoid falling into the "resource curse" trap.
Will the Sudanese paradox continue? Insecure investment climate and substantial foreign direct investment inflows
(CMI Sudan Report SR 2012:1, Research report, 2012-10-30)
The changing international/external economic environment, which is characterized by rapid globalization, expansion of foreign direct investment (FDI), trade liberalization, and technological developments, is creating both ...