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    • Eastern Sudan: Hosting Ethiopian refugees under tough conditions 

      Babiker, Adam; Abubakar, Yassir; Bashir, Mutassim; Onour, Abdallah (Report, 2021-10-01)
      Many communities in Eastern Sudan host a large number of Ethiopian refugees. Conditions in the refugee camps are extremely harsh, and there is widespread fear within the host communities that the presence of refugees will ...
    • Negotiating access to health care for populations affected by conflict 

      Guru, Raju Sira Mahalingappa (CMI Working Paper WP 2021:6, Working paper, 2021-10-01)
      Abstract This Working Paper seeks to understand the tools required to allow negotiations for the access of health care by populations affected by humanitarian disasters. A review of theoretical knowledge about health ...
    • Mellom politikk og statistikk: Globale fellesgoder i utviklingspolitikken 

      Hagen, Rune Jansen; Selbervik, Hilde Beate (Research report, 2021-09-01)
      Alle land og innbyggere er tjent med et stabilt klima og en pandemifri og fredelig verden. Men hvordan kan vi best sikre oss at slike globale fellesgoder opprettholdes og fremskaffes? Hvordan skal man fordele kostnadene, ...
    • Quiet Engagement with the Taliban 

      Suhrke, Astri; Strand, Arne (Survival vol. Vol 63 no. No 5, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021-09-01)
    • VAT receipt lotteries: Can they increase tax revenues in Sub-Saharan Africa? 

      Fjeldstad, Odd-Helge; Hellar, George; Mdee, Ephraim; Sjursen, Ingrid Hoem; Somville, Vincent (CMI Insight 2021:8, Report, 2021-09-01)
      Value Added Tax accounts for about a fourth of all tax revenues in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), but studies show that there is potential to collect substantially more revenues from the VAT in most countries in the region. ...
    • Research guide: Refugee settlement and encampment in the Middle East and North Aftica, 1860-1940s 

      Ibrahim, Baher (Others, 2021-01-01)
      The following blog post was published on Refugee History in september 2021. See attached PDF Research guide. We’ve just added a research guide to refugee settlement and encampment in the Middle East and North Africa ...
    • Promising but disputed: is Blockchain the answer to fraud and corruption in education? 

      Aarvik, Per (Others, 2021-04-01)
      The promise of a technology delivering trust in trust-less environments, of immutability, security, traceability and transparency, has attracted many different industries to investigate blockchain as a tool to prevent fraud ...
    • Getting armed groups to the negotiating table 

      Clements, Ashley J. (CMI Brief no. 2020:10, Report, 2020-12-01)
      This brief demonstrates how humanitarian diplomatic tools and practices have become particularly important during humanitarian negotiations with armed groups to foster the conditions required for negotiations to begin, and ...
    • Islam in Northern Mozambique: A Historical Overview 

      Bonate, Liazzat (History Compass vol. 8 no. 7, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-01-01)
      This article is a historical overview of two issues: first, that of the dynamics of Islamic religious transformations from pre-Portuguese era up until the 2000s among Muslims of the contemporary Cabo Delgado, Nampula, and ...
    • A teoria do "encerramento do Ijtihad" no direito islâmico 

      Bonate, Liazzat (Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais vol. 80, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2008-03-01)
      O postulado da jurisprudência islâmica clássica sobre o “encerramento dos portões do ijtihad”, ou a teoria da abdicação da aplicação do raciocínio ...
    • قضات زن در افغانستان: مصاحبه ای با انیسه رسولی – Women Judges in Afghanistan: An Interview with Anisa Rasooli 

      De Lauri, Antonio (CMI Insight 2021:7, Report, 2021-09-01)
      رئیس محکمه استیناف مبارزه با جرایم سنگین فساد اداری و شخصیت برجسته قضای کنونی افغانستان می گوید : " من معتقدم که سیستم قضایی افغانستان جایگاه حقیقی خود را باز می یابد. هنوز مشکلات وجود ...
    • Special Issue: Grassroots Responses to Mass Migration in Europe 

      De Lauri, Antonio; Brkovic, Carna; Hess, Sabine (Book, 2021-07-01)
      The range of grassroots responses to the 2015 migration reception crisis is vast. Depending on the local, national, and migratory contexts, different groups employed different modalities and policies to help the people on ...
    • Youth Living with HIV in Mozambique—Reaching the Last 95: A Qualitative Study in Sofala, Manica and Niassa Provinces 

      Chapman, J.; Cabral, I.; Rosário, C.; Bowsky, S.; Simione, T.B. (Research report, 2019-01-01)
      Introduction Mozambique is working to achieve sustained epidemic control through the “95-95-95” goals outlined by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)—that by 2030, 95 percent of people ...
    • Strengthening District Health Systems and HIV Service Delivery Outcomes in Mozambique: Findings from the CHASS-SMT Project 

      Jacobson, Denise; Ugaz, Jorge; Lee, Daniel; Rosario, Carmeliza Soares da Costa; Castrillo, Marcelo (Research report, 2015-10-01)
      Introduction : While there is growing consensus within the global health community on the importance of health systems strengthening (HSS) to improving service delivery and health outcomes, evidence linking HSS interventions ...
    • Gains of the Unfeasible: Manifestations of ‘Leave No One Behind’ in the United Nations’ Humanitarianism 

      Turunen, Salla (CMI Working Paper WP 2021:05, Working paper, 2021-09-01)
      Abstract ‘Leave no one behind’ in the context of the United Nations’ humanitarianism poses a noble ideal yet a challenging practice. The concept showcases terminological prevalence particularly in policy, ...
    • Conceptualizing ‘Leave No One Behind’ 

      Turunen, Salla (CMI Working Paper WP 2021:04, Working paper, 2021-09-01)
      Abstract The term ‘leave no one behind’ is at the heart of the Sustainable Development Goals that were adopted by United Nations (UN) member states in 2015, and the phrase has frequently been used in the ...
    • A globalised practice of local peace agreements 

      Bell, Christine; Wise, Laura; Beaujouan, Juline; Epple, Tim; Forster, Robert; Wilson, Robert (Local Peace Processes, Chapter, 2021-09-01)
      In recent years, the difficulties and failures of national level peace processes have prompted increased attention on ‘the local’ as a space of conflict resolution. The papers presented here suggest both the ...
    • Norwegian development assistance in support of social safety nets 

      Hatlebakk, Magnus (CMI Report R 2021:4, Research report, 2021-08-01)
      This report is commissioned by Norad as a mapping of Norwegian development assistance in support of social safety nets. It was found that a large share of the support comes in the form of emergency aid via the World Food ...
    • Controlled Religious Plurality: Possibilities for Covenantal Pluralism in Vietnam 

      Roszko, Edyta (The Review of Faith & International Affairs vol. 19 no. 3, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021-09-01)
      Historically, Vietnamese approaches to religion are highly inclusive, with flexibly overlapping religious traditions and ritual practices built on a substratum of ancestor worship. As Vietnam was colonized and became ...
    • Corruption definitions and their implications for targeting natural resource corruption 

      Williams, David Aled (Report, 2021-08-01)
      This Brief addresses how understandings of corruption have changed over time, particularly focusing on the practical implications of definitions for how we address corruption. It provides conservation and NRM practitioners ...