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At the extremes: corruption in natural resource management revisited
A. Williams; K. Dupuy / U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre 2016
Natural resource sectors are undergoing profound changes. Resources are being extracted in more remote locations within corruption-prone developing countries than was previously the case; there is an increased proliferation of actors ...
Civilians’ survival strategies amid institutionalized insecurity and violence in the Nuba Mountains, Sudan
Guma Kunda Komey / Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway 2016
The Nuba’s peripheral homeland of the Nuba Mountains, in southern Kordofan, is one of Sudan’s current killing fields, with high numbers of civilian casualties, of wounded and internally displaced persons, refugees, families,...
The future of mechanized schemes and agricultural investment in the South Kordofan State / Nuba Mountains
Abdelmageed M. Yahya; Banaga Ahmed Mohammed / Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway 2016
This paper tackles the issue of the future of mechanized schemes and investment in the agricultural sector in the South Kordofan State/Nuba Mountains. The main objective of this study is to assess the viability of investment in mechan...
The ocean and us: how healthy marine and coastal ecosystems support the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals
C. Neumann (ed) / GRID Arendal 2015
The ocean has been a cornerstone of human development throughout the history of civilization. People continue to come to the coasts to build some of the largest cities on the planet, with thriving economies, culture and communities. O...
Mesophotic coral ecosystems - a lifeboat for coral reefs?
E. Baker (ed); Kimberly A. Puglise; Peter T. Harris / GRID Arendal 2016
The shallow coral reefs that we all know, are like the tip of an iceberg - they are the more visible part of an extensive coral ecosystem that reaches into depths far beyond where most people visit.  The invisible reefs, known as...
Marine Litter Vital Graphics | GRID-Arendal - Publications
Joan Fabres (ed) / GRID Arendal 2016
Every year, the sum of humanity’s knowledge increases exponentially. And as we learn more, we also learn there is much we still don’t know. Plastic litter in our oceans is one area where we need to learn more, and we need to...
Communities and conservation in West Kilimanjaro, Tanzania : participation, costs and benefits
S. B. Mariki / Norwegian University of Life Sciences 2015
This thesis contributes to the current debate on how to balance conservation and development objectives. The extent of land under protection globally has increased enormously over the last 30 years, and there are still plans to expand...
Norway’s role in supporting green growth in developing countries
A. Torvanger; Kamleshan Pillay / Center for International Climate and Environmental Research 2016
This report discusses green growth in developing countries, and Norway's role supporting such a green development strategy. After defining green growth in the context of developing countries, the report discusses indicators of green g...
What’s fair – and why? An empirical analysis of distributive fairness in the climate negotiations
Vegard H. Tørstad / Center for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo 2016
In the climate negotiations, conceptions of fairness plays an important role. For a climate agreement to be effective and durable, it must be conceived as fair by as many of its parties as possible. Unfortunately, there is hardly a co...
Assessment of women’s livelihood needs in three eco-zones of Bangladesh
United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women 2014
Evidently women are more severely affected by climate change and natural disasters because of their social roles, discrimination and poverty. In rural Bangladesh they are specially vulnerable since they are highly dependent on local n...
Items 71 to 80 of 1681

Items 71 to 80 of 1583

At the extremes: corruption in natural resource management revisited
A. Williams; K. Dupuy / U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre 2016
Natural resource sectors are undergoing profound changes. Resources are being extracted in more remote locations within corruption-prone developing countries than was previously the case; there is an increased proliferation of actors ...
Civilians’ survival strategies amid institutionalized insecurity and violence in the Nuba Mountains, Sudan
Guma Kunda Komey / Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway 2016
The Nuba’s peripheral homeland of the Nuba Mountains, in southern Kordofan, is one of Sudan’s current killing fields, with high numbers of civilian casualties, of wounded and internally displaced persons, refugees, families,...
The future of mechanized schemes and agricultural investment in the South Kordofan State / Nuba Mountains
Abdelmageed M. Yahya; Banaga Ahmed Mohammed / Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway 2016
This paper tackles the issue of the future of mechanized schemes and investment in the agricultural sector in the South Kordofan State/Nuba Mountains. The main objective of this study is to assess the viability of investment in mechan...
The ocean and us: how healthy marine and coastal ecosystems support the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals
C. Neumann (ed) / GRID Arendal 2015
The ocean has been a cornerstone of human development throughout the history of civilization. People continue to come to the coasts to build some of the largest cities on the planet, with thriving economies, culture and communities. O...
Mesophotic coral ecosystems - a lifeboat for coral reefs?
E. Baker (ed); Kimberly A. Puglise; Peter T. Harris / GRID Arendal 2016
The shallow coral reefs that we all know, are like the tip of an iceberg - they are the more visible part of an extensive coral ecosystem that reaches into depths far beyond where most people visit.  The invisible reefs, known as...
Marine Litter Vital Graphics | GRID-Arendal - Publications
Joan Fabres (ed) / GRID Arendal 2016
Every year, the sum of humanity’s knowledge increases exponentially. And as we learn more, we also learn there is much we still don’t know. Plastic litter in our oceans is one area where we need to learn more, and we need to...
Communities and conservation in West Kilimanjaro, Tanzania : participation, costs and benefits
S. B. Mariki / Norwegian University of Life Sciences 2015
This thesis contributes to the current debate on how to balance conservation and development objectives. The extent of land under protection globally has increased enormously over the last 30 years, and there are still plans to expand...
Norway’s role in supporting green growth in developing countries
A. Torvanger; Kamleshan Pillay / Center for International Climate and Environmental Research 2016
This report discusses green growth in developing countries, and Norway's role supporting such a green development strategy. After defining green growth in the context of developing countries, the report discusses indicators of green g...
What’s fair – and why? An empirical analysis of distributive fairness in the climate negotiations
Vegard H. Tørstad / Center for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo 2016
In the climate negotiations, conceptions of fairness plays an important role. For a climate agreement to be effective and durable, it must be conceived as fair by as many of its parties as possible. Unfortunately, there is hardly a co...
Assessment of women’s livelihood needs in three eco-zones of Bangladesh
United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women 2014
Evidently women are more severely affected by climate change and natural disasters because of their social roles, discrimination and poverty. In rural Bangladesh they are specially vulnerable since they are highly dependent on local n...
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Center for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo (CICERO)
CICERO is an independent research center associated with the University of Oslo. CICERO's mandate is twofold: to both conduct research and provide information about issues of climate change. CICERO's three main areas of research are impacts of climate changes and climate policy design of, implementation of, and compliance with climate policy instruments integra...
Norwegian Church Aid (NCA)
Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) is an ecumenical, independent development aid organisation. The site includes publications on HIV/AIDS and water and sanitation projects. Information is also available in Norwegian, French and Spanish.
Drylands Coordination Group, Norway (DCG)
A cooperation forum of six Norwegian non-governmental organisations (NGOs) involved in development cooperation in dryland areas in Africa. The DCG’s activities are carried out together with African organisations in Ethiopia, Eritrea, Mali and Sudan. Natural resource management and food security are the main focal areas for the DCG.
Development Fund, Norway
An independent Norwegian development cooperation organisation, with particular interest in: poverty participation promoting social equity ecology community resources The Development Fund cooperates with local organisations in Nepal, India, Sri Lanka, The Philippines, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Costa Rica and Nicaragua, supporting their efforts to combat poverty and safeguard the...
Norwegian Forestry Group (NFG)
Established with the object of combining the wide range of know-how and technology to be found in Norway in the field of forestry and to make this available to the international market on a commercial basis. NFG’s idea is to provide:...
Royal Norwegian Society for Development
Society specialises in cooperation and business development, agriculture and environment and international development cooperation. Most of the web pages are in Norwegian.
International Development Ethics Association (IDEA)
The International Development Ethics Association is a cross-cultural group of philosophers, social scientists, and practitioners who apply ethical reflection to global development goals and strategies and to North/South relations. The aim of IDEA is threefold: to apply ethical reflection to development goals and strategies and to relations between the "North" and "South". IDEA explicitly...
U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre (U4)
The U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre assists donor practitioners to more effectively addressing corruption challenges through their development support. U4 serves seven partner agencies: Norad (Norway), DFID (UK), CIDA (Canada), GTZ (Germany), MinBuZa (the Netherlands), Sida (Sweden), and BTC (Belgium) by providing resources and services. More background information about U4: U4 consi...
Community-Based Natural Resource Management Network (CBNRM Net)
Community-Based Natural Resource Management Network (CBNRM Net) is a global network and a virtual Community of Practice for people that work on Community-Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM) and related approaches in various capacities, including as donors, evaluators, practitioners, project managers, and researchers. The 500+ members that work in over 100 countries include individuals, or...
Cicerone
Cicerone is a bi-monthly climate magazine published in Norwegian by CICERO. It reports on new developments in climate and environmental research, the political arena, and CICERO. Cicerone also contains a special section devoted to findings from RegClim (Regional Climate Development Under Global Warming).
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