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    • Public Anthropology in Changing Times 

      Borofsky, Robert; De Lauri, Antonio (Public Anthropologist vol. 1 no. 1, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-01-01)
      Public anthropology is a collective aspiration shaped by generally shared values and intentions within significant sections of social and cultural anthropology. The impetus behind the creation of the journal Public ...
    • Public Anthropology in the Digital Era 

      De Lauri, Antonio; Sandvik, Kristin (The International Encyclopedia of Anthropology, Chapter, 2021-12-01)
      The public anthropologist grapples with not one but many overlapping digital transformations, which influence how anthropologists access, produce, and disseminate knowledge. The digital turn reshapes the social fields with ...
    • Public construction projects - Angola. A need to fortify the barriers against corruption 

      Søreide, Tina (Angola Brief vol. 1 no. 5, Report, 2011-06-05)
      Between early 2002 and 2009 the Angolan government invested around $30.4 billion in new infrastructure, hospitals, schools and other public construction projects. These investments have been extraordinarily large against ...
    • Public Expenditure Tracking Surveys: Lessons from Tanzania 

      Sundet, Geir (U4 Brief 2007:14, Report, 2007-11-01)
      Whereas the successful application of PETS in Uganda has received and continues to receive a lot of attention, less has been written about the experiences of PETS elsewhere. The Tanzanian experience clearly shows that PETS ...
    • Public Sector Reform: What Works and Why? 

      Webb, S.; Casanegra, M.; Evans, A.; Fjeldstad, O.-H.; Isaksen, J.; Funke, I.; Webb, R.; Wescott, C. (IEG Evaluation Report, Research report, 2008-05-24)
      The main objective of this evaluation by the Independent Evaluation Group (IEG) is to help the World Bank learn how to contribute more effectively to public sector reform (PSR) in its member countries. The intended audience ...
    • Questioning the Secular-Religious Cleavage in Palestinian Politics: Comparing Fatah and Hamas 

      Løvlie, Frode (Politics and Religion vol. 7 no. 1, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014-01-01)
      Following the 2007 war between Fatah and Hamas, Palestinian politics appears to have followed the regional trend where the competition between secularism and Islamism is developing into a major political cleavage. Through ...
    • Quiet Engagement with the Taliban 

      Suhrke, Astri; Strand, Arne (Survival vol. Vol 63 no. No 5, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021-09-01)
    • Quotas and women's substantive representation: Evidence from a content analysis of Ugandan plenary debates 

      Clayton, Amanda; Josefsson, Cecilia; Wang, Vibeke (Politics & Gender vol. 13 no. 2, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-01-01)
      Despite the popularity of electoral gender quotas, the substantive impact of quotas on the plenary behavior of members of parliament (MPs) has yet to be thoroughly empirically explored, and in particular, there is a dearth ...
    • Rainbow justice and peace building. South Africa 1994-2001 

      Tjønneland, Elling N. (CMI Working paper, Working paper, 2001)
    • Rainbow revolution in Latin America: The battle for recognition 

      Gianella-Malca, Camila; Wilson, Bruce (CMI Brief vol. 14 no. 1, Report, 2015-02-01)
      In a surprising turn of events, a “rainbow revolution” has blossomed in Latin America. In spite of the region’s long history of deep-rooted patriarchy, machismo, homophobia, and political and social marginalization of ...
    • Rational Choice and the Problem of Institutions. A discussion of Rational Choice Institutionalism and its Application by Robert Bates 

      Rakner, Lise (CMI Working paper, Working paper, 1996)
      The paper discusses and reviews various directions within new institutional economics. A central question of concern is whether theories of institutionalism based within rational choice reasoning provide a theoretical basis ...
    • Re-imagining African—Nordic relations in a changing global order 

      Tjønneland, Elling N. (Report 2/2022, Research report, 2022-08-01)
      This report asks how the special relationship between countries in Africa and the Nordic region may be affected by a changing global order, and how the African–Nordic cooperation can continue to evolve and remain ...
    • Reality checks in Mozambique. 1st Annual Report - Baseline 

      Tvedten, Inge (Research report, 2011-01-01)
      A series of five “Reality Checks in Mozambique” will take place in the period 2011-2016, focusing on the dynamics of poverty and well-being with a particular focus on good governance, agriculture/climate and energy that ...
    • Reality Checks in Mozambique. 2nd Annual Report - Governance 

      Tvedten, Inge (Research report, 2012-12-21)
      A series of five “Reality Checks” will take place in the period 2011-2016, focussing on the dynamics of poverty and well-being with a particular focus on good governance, agriculture/climate and energy that are key sectors ...
    • Reality Checks in Mozambique. 3rd Annual Report - Agriculture, Climate, Employment 

      Tvedten, Inge (Research report, 2013-12-01)
      A series of five “Reality Checks” will take place in the period 2011-2016, focussing on the dynamics of poverty and well-being with a particular focus on good governance, agriculture/climate and energy that are key sectors ...
    • Reality Checks in Mozambique. Approach and Methodologies 

      Tvedten, Inge (Research report, 2012-08-07)
      A series of five “Reality Checks in Mozambique” will take place in the period 2011-2016, focussing on the dynamics of poverty and well-being with a particular focus on good governance, agriculture/climate and energy that ...
    • Reality checks in Mozambique. Inception report. 

      Tvedten, Inge; Tuominen, Minna; Rosário, Carmeliza; Paulo, Margarida; Faquir, Sheila; Picardo, Rachi (Research report, 2011-08-01)
      Poverty monitoring in Mozambique primarily takes place within the framework of the implementation of Mozambique’s Poverty Reduction Strategy (PARPA), and is informed by quantitative data derived from different types ...
    • Reality Checks in Mozambique. Sub-Report District of Lago. Year One 

      Tvedten, Inge; Paulo, Margarida; Mawawa, Zefanias (Research report, 2011-12-01)
      The Swedish Embassy in Maputo and the Swedish International Development Authority (Sida) have decided that there is a need to assess the impact of development and poverty reduction policies ‘from below’, and to regularly ...
    • Reality Checks in Mozambique. Sub-Report District of Lago. Year Two 

      Tvedten, Inge; Joaquim, Joelma; Mawawa, Zefanias; Putile, Beatriz (Research report, 2012-10-31)
      A series of five “Reality Checks” will take place in the period 2011-2016, focussing on the dynamics of poverty and well-being with a particular focus on good governance, agriculture/climate and energy that are key sectors ...
    • Reality Checks in Mozambique. Sub-Report Lago. Year Three 

      Tvedten, Inge; Naronha, Nair; Mawawa, Zefanias; Putile, Beatriz (Research report, 2013-12-01)
      A series of five “Reality Checks” will take place in the period 2011-2015, focussing on the dynamics of poverty and well-being with a particular focus on good governance, agriculture and infrastructure that are key sectors ...