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    • Non-state actors and democratic consolidation 

      Svåsand, Lars; Tostensen, Arne (CMI Working paper, Working paper, 2009)
      This working paper provides a review of the literature addressing the role of civil society or non-state actors in democratic consolidation, with particular reference to Malawi. Civil society comprises private businesses; ...
    • Nordic Exeptionalism in Development Assistance? Aid Policies and the Major Donors: The Nordic Countries 

      Selbervik, Hilde; Nygaard, Knut (Research report, Research report, 2006)
      The Nordic countries are often praised for their efforts in development assistance and commended for their generosity. Over the last few decades the Nordic countries and the Netherlands have consistently been among the ...
    • Norges rolle i Sri Lanka 

      Sørbø, Gunnar M. (Conference object, 2015-03-26)
      Vår innsats i Sri Lanka et brudd med «den norske modellen» slik vi lærte den å kjenne fra Midtøsten eller Guatemala. Det var også noe annet som var nytt i tilfellet Sri Lanka. Vi ser et bredere globalt maktskifte der ...
    • Norway and Security Sector Reform in Developing Countries 

      Tjønneland, Elling N. (Research report, Research report, 2003)
      Security sector reform addresses two main challenges: (1) assisting institutions capable of providing security for the state and its citizens and (2) ensuring appropriate governance of these institutions in accordance with ...
    • Norway and the NGO Channel The Case of South Africa 

      Tjønneland, Elling N. (CMI Working paper, Working paper, 2004)
    • Norwegian aid to food security, nutrition and agriculture 

      Hatlebakk, Magnus (CMI Report R 2018:01, Research report, 2018-01-01)
      The report reviews available research on the links between agriculture and the rest of the economy, with a focus on structural adjustment and the role of agriculture in economic growth and poverty reduction. Furthermore, ...
    • Norwegian Development Aid Evaluations 1980-1989. A Bibliography 

      Tvedt, Terje; Brekke, Hilde; Bråten, Eldar (Research report, Research report, 1992)
      This is the second volume in a bibliographical series on Norwegian development policy and development research in the 1980s. This bibliography registers and covers evaluation studies and project-related pre-feasibility ...
    • Norwegian non-military collaboration with Afghanistan: A slightly different approach 

      Strand, Arne (Noref Policy Brief, Research report, 2012-09-27)
      Norway has a long history of providing humanitarian assistance to Afghanistan through non-governmental organisations and the United Nations, and has played an active role in aiding the rebuilding and development of the ...
    • Norwegian Research on Human Rights and Justice in Latin America 

      Skaar, Elin; Garcia-Godos, Jemima (Norwegian Social Thought on Latin America, Chapter, 2016-08-01)
    • Norwegian Support to Bunda College of Agriculture - Phase II. An Evaluation 

      Nyirenda, Ramji; Tostensen, Arne (Research report, Research report, 2005)
      This report is an evaluation of NORAD’s support to Bunda College of Agriculture, University of Malawi to the tune of NOK 35 million for the period 2001–2004. Results were assessed in five output areas: (a) organisational ...
    • “Not a single crack where the light can come in” Civil-military relations in contemporary Honduras 

      Shipley, Tyler (CMI Working Paper WP 2016:1, Working paper, 2016-01-01)
      This CMI Working Paper draws from several years of research in Honduras, including a series of interviews in February 2015, to assess the relationship between civilian and military authority in Honduras today. It highlights ...
    • Not so great expectations: Gas revenue, corruption and willingness to pay tax in Tanzania 

      Cappelen, Alexander Wright; Fjeldstad, Odd-Helge; Jahari, Cornel; Mmari, Donald; Sjursen, Ingrid Hoem; Tungodden, Bertil (CMI Brief vol. 15 no. 4, Report, 2016-02-01)
      Huge reservoirs of natural gas have been discovered offshore the southern coast of Tanzania. There are high expectations that exploitation of natural resources will substantially increase Tanzania’s national income. This ...
    • Not so petty: Corruption risks in payment and licensing systems for water 

      Butterworth, John; de la Harpe, Jean (U4 Brief 2009:26, Report, 2009-11-10)
      The water “business” involves large numbers of consumers using water in different ways including households, industries, and farms. Management of water at the user level, and the associated collection of charges or fees, ...
    • Notions élémentaires de politiques d'éthique organisationnelle 

      Whitton, Howard (U4 Brief 2011:6, Report, 2011-08-01)
      Les codes de conduite sont désormais bien connus, mais le rôle des politiques d’éthique organisationnelle reste bien souvent ignoré en dépit de son importance. Or, ces politiques constituent l’épine dorsale de stratégies, ...
    • «Nowadays there are shoot-outs all the time». Women, children, and Police Pacification Units (UPPs) in Rocinha, Rio de Janeiro. 

      Strønen, Iselin Åsedotter (CMI Working Paper WP 2016:7, Working paper, 2016-09-01)
      Executive summary This CMI Working paper explores the implementation of the Brazilian government’s favela (shantytown) policing program, Unidades de Pacificacion Policiais (UPP) or The Pacifying Police Units, from ...
    • Nye utfordringer til islamsk feminisme: Kvinneaktivismens mange ansikter i Sudan og Iran 

      Bøe, Marianne; Tønnessen, Liv (Tidsskrift for kjønnsforskning vol. 4 no. 4, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011-09-01)
      Flere tiår med islamisering i Sudan og Iran har resultert i en fremvekst av islamsk feminisme. På samme tid fremstår kvinneaktivismen i de to landene fremdeles som mangfoldig og innbefatter både islamsk og sekulær feminisme, ...
    • O Corredor do Lobito em Angola: Da reconstrução ao desenvolvimento 

      Duarte, Ana; Santos, Regina; Tjønneland, Elling N. (Angola Brief vol. 4 no. 7, Report, 2014-05-01)
      Este sumário descritivo examina o estado do corredor de transporte que inicia no porto do Lobito e na cidade de Benguela para o interior de Angola até às regiões ricas em minérios na República Democrática do Congo (RDC) e ...
    • O que faz um grupo de crédito funcionar? Favoritismo dentro do grupo entre clientes de microcrédito 

      Kolstad, Ivar; Wiig, Arne (Angola Brief vol. 1 no. 8, Report, 2011-06-05)
      Os clientes do microcrédito são frequentemente designados para grupos de crédito com responsabilidade conjunta sobre os empréstimos. Mas o que faz um grupo de crédito funcionar? O que possibilita aos grupos de crédito a ...
    • Of Oranges and Bananas: The 2005 Kenya Referendum on the Constitution 

      Andreassen, Bård Anders; Tostensen, Arne (CMI Working paper, Working paper, 2006)
      On 21 November 2005, a referendum on a proposed new constitution was held in Kenya, which was conducted in a peaceful and orderly manner. The poll represented the will of the Kenyan people through a process and a vote that ...
    • Oil, Human Rights and Women 

      Amundsen, Inge (Others, 2014-09-19)
      The theme of this year's “Chapter Festival" is the impact of oil. The question of whether the oil is a blessing or a curse is increasingly topical. In this regard, it is natural for Amnesty to bring in the question of human ...