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    • Islam and gender in Europe: Subjectivities, politics and piety 

      Editorial (Feminist Review no. 98, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-01-01)
      'Is Islam reconcilable with feminism?' asks Haideh Moghissi (1999), echoing a concern that is currently dramatized in numerous ways across and beyond Europe. The growing presence and visibility of Muslims in European liberal ...
    • Islam, menneskerettigheter og utviklingsprosesser 

      Gule, Lars (Rapport, Research report, 1991)
      Denne studien undersøker islams forhold til menneskerettighetene og muligheten for en utvikling av islamsk tenkning til også å omfatte den moderne menneskerettighetstanken. Med utgangspunkt i framveksten av forskjellige ...
    • Islamic Feminism, a public lecture 

      Tønnessen, Liv (CMI Sudan Working Paper SWP 2014:1, Working paper, 2014-11-07)
      The programme Assisting Regional Universities in Sudan and South Sudan (ARUSS) aims to build academic bridges between Sudan and South Sudan. The overall objective is to enhance the quality and relevance of teaching and ...
    • Islamic women's organisations on the West Bank 

      Kjøstvedt, Hilde (CMI Brief vol. 10 no. 8, Report, 2011-10-25)
      Islamic organisations’ role in improving women’s position in society is often dismissed. Instead, they are believed to be devoted to charitable work and entrench patriarchal structures in line with traditional religious ...
    • Islamism in the diaspora: Palestinian refugees in Lebanon 

      Knudsen, Are (CMI Working paper, Working paper, 2003)
      In recent years there has been increasing academic interest in Islamism in the Middle East, not least in Palestinian Islamism championed by groups such as Hamas and Islamic Jihad, which are waging a bloody war of attrition ...
    • "It's all about money": Urban-rural spaces and relations in Maputo, Mozambique 

      Tvedten, Inge (Canadian Journal of African Studies, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-05-01)
      Within the anthropological urban scholarship on sub-Saharan Africa, there is a shared notion of the continued, and in some cases reemerging, importance of rural spaces, values and relations in cities and towns. In Mozambique's ...
    • Joint Land Certification and Intra-household Decision-making: Towards Empowerment of Wives? 

      Holden, Stein; Bezu, Sosina (Centre for Land Tenure Studies Working Paper, Research report, 2013-01-01)
      We have used gender-disaggregated household panel data from 2007 and 2012 in combination with dictator games and hawk-dove games to assess the effects of joint land certification of husbands and wives on wives’ involvement ...
    • Joint review of IWGIA's framework agreements with Danida and Norad 

      Enghoff, M.; Jørgensen, A.; McNeish, J.A.; Jørgensen, A.B.; Arnegaard, T. (Norad Report Review 10/2009, Research report, 2009-04-01)
      Sammen med Danida, gjennomførte Norad i 2008 en gjennomgang av IWGIAs organisasjon og virksomhet som grunnlag for vurdering av videre samarbeid med organisasjonen. Om IWGIA IWGIA er en av de viktigste internasjonale ...
    • Judicial independence and human rights policies in Argentina and Chile 

      Skaar, Elin (CMI Working paper, Working paper, 2001)
      This paper is about how varying degrees of judicial independence may influence policy making in the field of human rights. I explore factors that may account for why some Latin American courts, years after the return to ...
    • Judiciary and Good Governance in Contemporary Tanzania: Problems and Prospects 

      Bukurura, Sufian Hemed (Research report, Research report, 1995)
      The World Bank identified judiciary among institutions which ran down during centralized governance. The Bank also expressed the need for and willingness to take part in rebuilding these institutions so that they could ...
    • Just Faaland – en verdensborger i Bergen 

      Isaksen, Jan; Jansen, Eirik G. (Book, 2017-11-01)
      Denne boken er en hyllest til Just Faaland som døde i februar 2017. Just Faaland bygget opp det som i dag er Chr. Michelsens Institutt i Bergen. Han var leder for avdelingen for utviklingsforskning ved instituttet fra ...
    • Kalandula and the CACS. Voice or accountability 

      Orre, Aslak (CMI Working paper, Working paper, 2009)
      This report presents some of the findings from field work carried out in October-November 2008 in Kalandula, Malanje province, on the fresh experiences with the new Concelhos de Auscultação e Concertação Social. It also ...
    • Kalandula e os CACS. Voz activa ou prestação de contas 

      Orre, Aslak (CMI Working Paper, Working paper, 2009)
      Este relatório pretende apresentar algumas das conclusões do primeiro trabalho de campo no projecto de pesquisa do CMI-CEIC-ADRA sobre os Conselhos de Auscultação e Concertação Social (CACS) em Angola.[1] A pesquisa teve ...
    • Kan vi kjøpe mer fra våre samarbeidsland? Hvem vet hva og hvordan? 

      Wiig, Arne; Mæstad, Ottar; Milford, Anna; Skare, Ørjan (Research report, Research report, 2002)
      This report explores the potential for increasing imports to Norway from its main development partners. The analysis is based on three main indicators: i) a trade intensity index (commodities which the development partners ...
    • Kaos truer Angola 

      Orre, Aslak Jangård (Others, 2017-09-01)
    • Keep on talking! Review of the Nansen dialogue network in the western Balkans 

      Devine, Vera; Nikolic, Varja; Stokke, Hugo (Research report, Research report, 2008)
      The review considered whether NDN activities have contributed to improved ethnic relations and to sustainable peace and reconciliation in the Western Balkans by promoting inter-ethnic dialogue. The review found that NDN ...
    • Keeping music alive! A review of Mmino - The South African-Norwegian cooperation in music 

      Tjønneland, Elling N.; Gaylard, Joseph (CMI Report R 2012:4, Research report, 2012-11-20)
      This report provides an independent review of the Mmino programme between Norway and South Africa. Mmino was established in 2000 with the aim of strengthening South African and Norwegian musical cultures through establishing ...
    • Kenya Constitutional Documents: A Comparative Analysis 

      Chitere, Preston; Chweya, Ludeki; Masya, Japhet; Tostensen, Arne; Waiganjo, Kamotho (Research report, Research report, 2006)
      This study compares the three constitutional documents listed below that were the subject of debate in Kenya’s constitutional reform process in 2005: 1. The Constitution of Kenya (the present constitution with amendments ...
    • Key Steps to Address Corruption in Tax and Customs 

      Child, David (U4 Brief 2008:15, Report, 2008-05-21)
      Tax and customs authorities are frequently among the most corrupt institutions in many countries For staff, opportunities for corruption and temptation to engage in it are numerous, including speeding up services, undervaluing ...