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Deciding over nature: corruption and environmental impact assessments
A. Williams; K. Dupuy / U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre 2016
Environmental impact assessments (EIAs) are a core aspect of environmental decision-making in most countries. Despite massive potential for public harms resulting from corrupt decision-making linked to EIAs, research on this t...
Lack of consultation. Stakeholders’ perspectives on local content requirements in the petroleum sector in Tanzania
E. Villanger; A. Kinyondo; I. Hestad / Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway 2016
Tanzania has recently discovered huge offshore natural gas fields. This has led the Government to develop Local Content Policies (LCPs) to increase local job and business opportunities. This brief presents the main findings from a stu...
Green: at what price?
Nicky Milne; T. Moss (ed) / Thomson Reuters Foundation 2016
Reforestation, environmental development, growth in the developing world: when does a green economy come at too high a price? The Ugandan Government wants to encourage development and boost it’s forest reserves. They&#...
Panama Papers and the looting of Africa
A. Mosioma 2016
On the 3rd of April 2016 the German Newspaper Sud Deutsche Zeitung in collaboration with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) made an unprecedented release of documents from a database of the Panama based o...
Association between malaria and malnutrition among children aged under-five years in Adami Tulu District, south-central Ethiopia: a case-control study
B. Shikur; W. Deressa; B. Lindtjørn / BMC Public Health 2016
Background: Malaria and malnutrition are the major causes of morbidity and mortality in under-five children in developing countries such as Ethiopia. Malnutrition is the associated cause for about half of the deaths that occur among u...
Self-reported acute pesticide intoxications in Ethiopia
A.W. Nigatu; M. Bråtveit; B.E. Moen / BMC Public Health 2016
Background. Pesticide exposure is an important public health concern in Ethiopia, but there is limited information on pesticide intoxications. Residents may have an increased risk of pesticide exposure through proximity of their homes...
Spatial variations in child undernutrition in Ethiopia: Implications for intervention strategies (PhD theses)
S.H. Gebreyesus / University of Bergen 2016
Background: Ethiopia is one of the countries with the highest burden of undernutrition, with rates of stunting and underweight as high as 40% and 25%, respectively. National efforts are underway for an accelerated reduction of undernu...
Mozambique: evaluation portrait
I. Tvedten; A. Orre / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
"Evaluation Portraits" give short summaries of documents used as background for NORAD's series of "Country Evaluation Briefs" (CEB). Each CEB is accompanied with an Evaluation Portrait which may later be updated with new links to rele...
Mozambique
I. Tvedten; A. Orre / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
This brief on Mozambique is part of a report series from the Evaluation Department – "Country Evaluation Briefs" (CEB) – collecting and summarising existing evaluation findings from selected Norwegian focus countries. T...
South Sudan: evaluation portrait
G.M. Sørbø; Mareike Schomerus; L. Aalen / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
"Evaluation Portraits" give short summaries of documents used as background for NORAD's series of "Country Evaluation Briefs" (CEB). Each CEB is accompanied with an Evaluation Portrait which may later be updated with new links to rele...
Items 31 to 40 of 1681

Items 31 to 40 of 1583

Deciding over nature: corruption and environmental impact assessments
A. Williams; K. Dupuy / U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre 2016
Environmental impact assessments (EIAs) are a core aspect of environmental decision-making in most countries. Despite massive potential for public harms resulting from corrupt decision-making linked to EIAs, research on this t...
Lack of consultation. Stakeholders’ perspectives on local content requirements in the petroleum sector in Tanzania
E. Villanger; A. Kinyondo; I. Hestad / Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway 2016
Tanzania has recently discovered huge offshore natural gas fields. This has led the Government to develop Local Content Policies (LCPs) to increase local job and business opportunities. This brief presents the main findings from a stu...
Green: at what price?
Nicky Milne; T. Moss (ed) / Thomson Reuters Foundation 2016
Reforestation, environmental development, growth in the developing world: when does a green economy come at too high a price? The Ugandan Government wants to encourage development and boost it’s forest reserves. They&#...
Panama Papers and the looting of Africa
A. Mosioma 2016
On the 3rd of April 2016 the German Newspaper Sud Deutsche Zeitung in collaboration with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) made an unprecedented release of documents from a database of the Panama based o...
Association between malaria and malnutrition among children aged under-five years in Adami Tulu District, south-central Ethiopia: a case-control study
B. Shikur; W. Deressa; B. Lindtjørn / BMC Public Health 2016
Background: Malaria and malnutrition are the major causes of morbidity and mortality in under-five children in developing countries such as Ethiopia. Malnutrition is the associated cause for about half of the deaths that occur among u...
Self-reported acute pesticide intoxications in Ethiopia
A.W. Nigatu; M. Bråtveit; B.E. Moen / BMC Public Health 2016
Background. Pesticide exposure is an important public health concern in Ethiopia, but there is limited information on pesticide intoxications. Residents may have an increased risk of pesticide exposure through proximity of their homes...
Spatial variations in child undernutrition in Ethiopia: Implications for intervention strategies (PhD theses)
S.H. Gebreyesus / University of Bergen 2016
Background: Ethiopia is one of the countries with the highest burden of undernutrition, with rates of stunting and underweight as high as 40% and 25%, respectively. National efforts are underway for an accelerated reduction of undernu...
Mozambique: evaluation portrait
I. Tvedten; A. Orre / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
"Evaluation Portraits" give short summaries of documents used as background for NORAD's series of "Country Evaluation Briefs" (CEB). Each CEB is accompanied with an Evaluation Portrait which may later be updated with new links to rele...
Mozambique
I. Tvedten; A. Orre / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
This brief on Mozambique is part of a report series from the Evaluation Department – "Country Evaluation Briefs" (CEB) – collecting and summarising existing evaluation findings from selected Norwegian focus countries. T...
South Sudan: evaluation portrait
G.M. Sørbø; Mareike Schomerus; L. Aalen / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
"Evaluation Portraits" give short summaries of documents used as background for NORAD's series of "Country Evaluation Briefs" (CEB). Each CEB is accompanied with an Evaluation Portrait which may later be updated with new links to rele...
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ECON Pöyry
Econ Pöyry is the Nordic branch of the global consulting and engineering company Pöyry Plc and provides research, analysis and advisory services to clients, within the private and public sectors, in the Nordic countries and to international institutions, looking to understand how markets and technology work and how policies impact.
Forum for Development Cooperation with Indigenous Peoples - University of Tromsø
Forum for Development Cooperation with Indigenous Peoples is a meeting-place for researchers, development workers and Sámi organisations engaged in cooperation with indigenous peoples in the South. By initiating important debates concerning policies and practice, the forum seeks to improve the quality of Norway’s development co-operation with indigenous peoples elsewhere.
Network for Research and Evaluation on Education and Development (NETREED)
NETREED is a network of individuals and institutions based in Norway, who do research and evaluation on education and development (with a focus on developing countries). Its website offers summaries of research projects, evaluation reports, information on possibilities for funding for this type of research, information on relevant conferences and updated news. There are links to international net...
FIAN Norway
This is the Norwegian branch of FIAN International which is an International human rights organisation working in the field of economic human rights as codified in international law, primarily concerned with the human right to feed ourselves.
The International Water Academy
The International Water Academy aims to foster the existence of a community of experts with the purpose of aiding in management and use of water for the benefit of all humankind. Programme activities are designed to facilitate the involvement of the Academy members in water conflict resolution and in the training of water conflict management. Through these activities, the Academy will also strengt...
Centre for the Study of Civil War
The Centre for the Study of Civil War (CSCW) at PRIO is a long-term, multidisciplinary initiative that seeks to understand: why civil wars break out how they are sustained what it takes to end them. CSCW is an autonomous centre within the International Peace Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO), its host institution. The centre's staff consists of PRIO researchers and scholars from...
Caritas Norway
Caritas Norway is the development and relief organisation of the Catholic Church. The primary objectives are to support programmes in poor countries within the areas of development co-operation, human rights, peace and reconciliation work and emergency relief; to motivate the Catholics in Norway towards developing solidarity with the economically poor in other countries; and to increase awareness...
UNDP Oslo Governance Centre
The UNDP Oslo Governance Centre aims to support countries in implementing democratic reforms necessary to achieve the Millennium Development Goals. It does this through enhancing programme activities and the advisory role of UNDP in the area of democratic governance. The Centre assists UNDP country offices in their cooperation with governments and their partners, civil society organisations and pe...
Nobel Peace Prize
Official website of the Nobel Peace Prize. The site contains details of the history and mission of the Norwegian Nobel Committee and information on previous winners. The site also gives access to the Norwegian Nobel Institute Library database which bibliographic records of publications covering the following fields: political history from 1800 peace international law internatio...
Norwegian Interdenominational Office for Development Cooperation (Bistandsnemnda)
This umbrella organisation unites 16 Norwegian missionary organisations. It provides support and ensures the quality of the member organisations' diaconal development projects which are funded by public aid resources.
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