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- DocumentChemonics International Inc., 2017This study explored ways in which Mali’s 25-year old decentralized governance system empowers local government to help communities adapt to the changing climate. The findings suggest that local development plans hold promise as a vehicle for engaging communities and integrating adaptation into local development planning, but that more needs to be done to strengthen the process.DocumentSouth African Institute of International Affairs, 2017Mutual suspicion has characterised the relationship between the South African government and mining companies, particularly in recent years. Resolving the current impasse would require a panoply of policy interventions because of the complexity and age of the mining industry.Document
Making waves: implications of the irregular migration and refugee situation on Official Development Assistance spending and practices in EuropeEuropean Centre for Development Policy Management, 2017The year 2015 became a particularly challenging year for European cooperation in the field of migration. As a consequence, in-donor refugee costs have increased dramatically in some European countries.DocumentSouth African Institute of International Affairs, 2016Kenya has, for some time, been dismissed as a reluctant regional actor.DocumentSouth African Institute of International Affairs, 2017China’s evolving position as a key economic actor in Africa, a diplomatic heavyweight in local conflict resolution and a new entrant into peacekeeping, security co-operation and capacity building, illustrates significant policy changes with potentially profound implications for the continent.DocumentInstitute for Global Dialogue, South Africa, 2016This special edition of Global Dialogue, focused on trilateral cooperation in a changing global development landscape, forms part of a research project undertaken by the Institute for Global Dialogue (IGD), with the financial support of the United Kingdom (UK) Department for International Development (DFID).DocumentSouth African Institute of International Affairs, 2017The quest for competitive elections in Africa, with the modest gains made since the 1990s towards deepeningdemocratisation, continues to underpin the continent’s efforts to create stable and growing democracies.OrganisationDocumentCentre for Conflict Resolution, University of Cape Town (UCT), 2016The Cape Town seminar in August 2016 brought together about 30 key scholars, policymakers, and civil society activists to assess bilateral and multilateral relations between Africa’s traditional and non-traditional actors in the post–Cold War era.Document
Zambia’s constitutional Groundhog Day: why national debate about constitutional reform is not going away anytime soonSouth African Institute of International Affairs, 2017Since independence, Zambia has had five major constitutional amendments (an average of one every 10 years), a fact that has raised concerns about the country’s constitutional foundations. The constitution has been made a campaign issue in every presidential election since Zambia’s return to multiparty politics in the 1990s.