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    • Human and financial capital for microenterprise development: Evidence from a field and lab experiment 

      Berge, Lars Ivar Oppedal; Bjorvatn, Kjetil; Tungodden, Bertil (CMI Working Paper WP 2011: 1, Working paper, 2011-02-02)
      Which is the most binding constraint to microenterprise development, human capital or financial capital? To answer this question, we present the first field experiment that jointly investigates these two constraints for ...
    • Human Resources for Health in Tanzania: Challenges, Policy Options and Knowledge Gaps 

      Mæstad, Ottar (Research report, Research report, 2006)
      The number of health workers in Tanzania has declined sharply over the last decade. The present number of health personnel in Tanzania is low both by international standards and relative to national staffing norms, and an ...
    • Human Rights and Assigned Duties: Implications for Corporations 

      Kolstad, Ivar (CMI Working Paper, Working paper, 2007)
      Human rights imply duties. The question is, duties for whom? Without a welldefined scheme for assigning duties correlative to human rights, these rights remain illusory. This paper develops core elements of a general scheme ...
    • Human Rights and Development. The Discourse in the Humanities and Social Sciences 

      Gloppen, Siri; Rakner, Lise (Research report, Research report, 1993)
      The aim of this study is to review central debates on human rights within the social sciences and humanities with a view to enumerating the present state of knowledge about human rights and development. The central topics ...
    • Human rights in Angola 

      Amundsen, Inge; Abreu, Cesaltina; Gomes, Catarina (Others, 2021-03-01)
    • Human Rights Self-Monitoring:A Proposal for the Northern European Democracies 

      Donnelly, Jack; Howard, Rhoda E. (Research report, Research report, 1996)
      This report recommends that Human Rights in Developing Countries adopt a radically new approach to monitoring human rights. The "old way" is to monitor aid-recipient governments' violations of the human rights of their own ...
    • Human Rights Violations and the Paradox of Democratic Transition. A Study of Chile and Argentina 

      Skaar, Elin (Research report, Research report, 1994)
      This comparative analysis of recent transitions to democracy in Argentina and Chile examines (1) the impact of the type of transition on democratic consolidation; (2) how resolving the problem of past human rights violations ...
    • Human Smuggling and Trafficking in Eastern Sudan 

      Ati, Hassan Ahmed Abdel (Sudan Report SR 2017:2, Research report, 2017-09-01)
      Sudan has long been a hub for individuals from the Horn of Africa on their way to north Africa, Europe, and beyond, and this has only increased in recent years. In particular, eastern Sudan often serves as a passage for ...
    • Humanitarian Assistance and Conflict: A-State-of-the-Art Report 

      Hybertsen, Bente; Suhrke, Astri; Tjore, Gro (Research report, Research report, 1998)
      The rapid growth of international aid allocated to "complex humanitarian emergencies" has led to parallel calls for preventive action. It is also asked how humanitarian assistance and other forms of international civilian ...
    • Humanitarian assistance during conflict in a state-less society: The case of Somalia 

      Pausewang, Siegfried (CMI Working paper, Working paper, 1999)
      This working paper was prepared for the workshop on "Aid and Humanitarian Assistance in Africa" in Arusha, 27-29 June, 1998, with financial support from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It is based on a series ...
    • Humanitarian borders: The merging of rescue with security and control 

      De Lauri, Antonio (CMI Brief no. 2018:11, Report, 2018-01-01)
    • Humanitarian Challenges in Afghanistan: Administrative Structures and Gender and Assistance 

      Strand, Arne; Ask, Karin; Harpviken, Kristian Berg (Research report, Research report, 2001)
      The humanitarian situation in Afghanistan has rapidly deteriorated over the last months, as the conflict between the Taliban and the international community has intensified. UN sanctions and isolation has strengthened the ...
    • Humanitarian Diplomacy - A Bibliography 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Others, 2021-05-01)
      A list of key references in the field of humanitarian diplomacy.
    • Humanitarian Diplomacy: A New Research Agenda 

      De Lauri, Antonio (CMI Brief no. 2018:4, Report, 2018-06-01)
      Improving access to humanitarian aid in conflict and complex emergencies has always been a major concern for policy makers and humanitarian actors. Historically, humanitarianism has been conducted in situations of extreme ...
    • Humanitarian Diplomacy: Interview with Jan Egeland 

      Turunen, Salla (Others, 2020-11-01)
      Humanitarian diplomacy surrounds the field of humanitarian action and aims to meet humanitarian objectives by diplomatic means. The term itself is most often used by humanitarian practitioners, and as a practitioner-driven ...
    • Humanitarian Diplomatic Practices 

      Turunen, Salla (The Hague Journal of Diplomacy vol. 15 no. 4, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-11-01)
      Humanitarian diplomacy is a new term, yet an old practice, and has received relatively little academic attention. This contrasts with the reality of humanitarian practitioners’ work, which has shown increasing ...
    • Humanitarian Militarism and the Production of Humanity 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Social Anthropology vol. 27 no. 1, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-02-01)
      The limits and consequences of humanitarian military operations continue to be major issues in Western public debates on global security, democracy and human rights. This article focuses on the intersection of war and ...
    • Humanitarianism: An Overview 

      De Lauri, Antonio (CMI Insight 2021:3, Report, 2021-06-01)
      This overview briefly discusses four crucial domains of contemporary humanitarianism, namely humanitarian diplomacy, education in emergencies, the concept of civil society in humanitarianism, and humanitarian borders.
    • Humanitarianism: Keywords 

      De Lauri, Antonio (Book, 2020-09-01)
      Humanitarianism: Keywords is a comprehensive dictionary designed as a compass for navigating the conceptual universe of humanitarianism. It is an intuitive toolkit to map contemporary humanitarianism and to explore its ...