Recent Submissions

  • الإنسانية: نظرة عامة (Humanitarianism: An Overview) 

    De Lauri, Antonio (CMI Insight 2021:05, Report, 2021-06-01)
    تُناقش هذه النظرة العامة بإيجاز أربع مجالات ذات دور حاسم للإنسانية المُعاصرة، وهي الدبلوماسية الإنسانية والتعليم في حالات الطوارئ ومفهوم المجتمع المدني في العمل الإنساني والحدود الإنسانية.
  • El humanitarismo: Una breve reseña 

    De Lauri, Antonio (CMI Insight 2021:04, Report, 2021-06-01)
    Este resumen analiza brevemente cuatro ámbitos cruciales del humanitarismo contemporáneo: la diplomacia humanitaria, la educación en situaciones de emergencia, el concepto de sociedad civil en el humanitarismo y las fronteras ...
  • 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.
  • Transitional Management: Comparative Guide to Tasks, Timing, Issues 

    Bell, Christine; Forster, Robert (PA-X Spotlight Series: Interim Transitions, Research report, 2021-05-01)
    This report brings together the Political Settlements Research Programme’s comparative research on transitional government and accompanying processes into a ‘Quick Guide’ on the management of negotiated ...
  • Living in two countries: Transnational living as an alternative to migration 

    Carling, Jørgen; Erdal, Marta Bivand; Talleraas, Cathrine (Population, Space and Place, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021-05-01)
    After three decades of scholarship, transnationalism remains understood as connections between people who have migrated and people who remain in the country of origin. Such ties are important and prevalent. But perhaps a ...
  • “Satanism is witchcraft’s younger sibling”: Changing perceptions of natural and supernatural anaemia causality in Malawian children 

    Svege, Sarah; Nkosi-Gondwe, Thandile; Lange, Siri (PLOS ONE, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021-04-01)
    In countries of sub-Saharan Africa, many children are admitted to hospital with severe forms of anaemia. The late hospital admissions of anaemic children contribute significantly to child morbidity and mortality in these ...
  • Out of Pocket Healthcare Expenditures: Determinants and Impacts on the Livelihoods of Urban Households in Selected Sudanese States 

    Ali, Mohammed Elhaj Mustafa; Abdalla, Eltayeb Mohamedain (Sudan Working Paper SWP 2021:1, Working paper, 2021-01-01)
    This study investigates determinants of out-of-pocket and catastrophic healthcare expenditures (OOPHE and CHE) incurred by urban households in five Sudanese states, namely, Red Sea, Kassala, Gadarif, Sinnar, and South ...
  • Chinese aid – a blessing for Africa and a challenge to western donors 

    Lomøy, Jon (CMI Insight 2021:2, Report, 2021-05-01)
    To Africa, the emergence of China as a major development funder presents a clear advantage. It gives access both to new substantial resources and to areas to which western donors are less willing to contribute. It gives ...
  • Humanitarian Diplomacy - A Bibliography 

    De Lauri, Antonio (Others, 2021-05-01)
    A list of key references in the field of humanitarian diplomacy.
  • ‘Cleaning the womb’: perspectives on fertility control and menstruation among students in Antananarivo, Madagascar 

    Jansen, Karine Aasgaard (Culture, Health and Sexuality: An International Journal for Research, Intervention and Care, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-01-01)
    This article discusses students' perspectives on fertility control, including induced abortion, in Antananarivo, Madagascar. The study draws on a total of nine weeks of ethnographic fieldwork conducted in 2016 and 2017. ...
  • La diplomazia umanitaria 

    De Lauri, Antonio (CMI Brief no. 2021:3, Report, 2021-04-01)
    Migliorare l’accesso all’aiuto umanitario in situazioni di conflitto e di emergenza è sempre stata una delle principali preoccupazioni per gli operatori umanitari. Per garantire l’accesso, ...
  • Emergency Urbanism and Architectures of Precarity in Sabra, Beirut 

    Knudsen, Are John (Journal article, 2021-02-01)
    Since the mid-1980s, generations of displaced people have sought refuge in the ramshackle buildings that were once the Gaza-Ramallah Hospital, a multi-story hospital complex built by the Palestinian Liberation Organization ...
  • Shatila: The island of (in)stability 

    Haveland, Bjørnar Skaar (Journal article, 2021-02-01)
    The Shatila refugee camp was established in 1949 for Palestinian refugees fleeing Palestine during the Nakba. The camp is located in Beirut next to the Sabra neighbourhood (of the Gaza buildings discussed in the foregoing ...
  • Human rights in Angola 

    Amundsen, Inge; Abreu, Cesaltina; Gomes, Catarina (Others, 2021-03-01)
  • Cabinda separatism 

    Amundsen, Inge (Others, 2021-04-01)
    Various separatist movements have been active in the Cabinda enclave in northern Angola since independence. During the 1970s and 80s, the FLEC guerrilla operated a low-intensity guerrilla war, at the same time as government ...
  • Гуманитарная дипломатия 

    De Lauri, Antonio (CMI Brief, Report, 2021-04-01)
  • Maritime Anthropology 

    Roszko, Edyta (The SAGE Handbook of Cultural Anthropology, Chapter, 2021-03-01)
  • No city is the same: Livelihood opportunities among self-settled Syrian refugees in Beirut, Tripoli and Tyre 

    Forster, Robert (CMI Insight 2021:1, Report, 2021-03-01)
    The large influx of Syrians displaced into urban areas in Lebanon strained infrastructure and available services. Based on a survey of 450 displaced Syrians in Beirut, Tripoli, and Tyre, this CMI Insight sheds light on the ...
  • COVID-19 in India: Who are we leaving behind? 

    Raju, Emmanuel; Dutta, Anwesha; Ayeb-Karlsson, Sonja (Progress In Disaster Science, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021-01-01)
    The COVID-19 pandemic has uncovered and intensified existing societal inequalities . People on the move and residents of urban slums and informal settlements are among some of the most affected groups in the Global South. ...
  • (ترتیبات الحكم المؤقتة في البیئات الھشة وبیئات ما بعد الصراع) 

    Forster, Robert (Report, Research report, 2021-03-01)
    یقدم ھذا التقریر فھماً لترتيبات الحكم المؤقتة خلال التحولات السیاسیة الجوھریة وطریقة عملها على مستوى الممارسة العملیة. ترتیبات الحكم المؤقتة ھي إطار مؤسسي أنشئ لیكون بمثابة 'الجسر' الذي ینقل بلداً ما من حالة الشلل الحكومي ...

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