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    University of Technology, Sydney (UTS)

    UTS is a dynamic and innovative university in central Sydney.
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    Rebuilding local government finance after conflict: the political economy of property tax reform in post-conflict Sierra Leone

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 2013
    This research explores relatively successful reforms of the local property tax system in the four largest city councils in Sierra Leone. Deriving lessons from differing outcomes across the four councils, it highlights three key messages about the determinants of successful reform.
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    Taxation, property rights and the social contract in Lagos

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 2018
    Major taxation reforms over the past decade have been interpreted as facilitating the transformation of Lagos: once widely seen as a city in permanent crisis, it is now seen by some observers as a beacon of megacity development. Most academic attention has focused on personal income taxation, which comprises the lion’s share of government revenue in Lagos.
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    Participation in economic decision-making: A primer

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 2018
    This primer is designed to help programmes that aim to build participation into economic decision-making to better understand what ‘participation’ means.It focuses on what does meaningful participation in economic decision-making mean, and what might it look like? What does it mean to support people to have more control over their economic futures, and how might programmes do this?
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    What next for power analysis? A review of recent experience with the Powercube and related frameworks

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 2012
    The Working Paper aims to contribute to a growing pool of experience of applying power analysis for improving social activism and organisational practice.
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    Deforestation or Development

    State and University Library of Hamburg, 2017
    'Deforestation or Development', which is based on empirical data gathered during 13 months of in-depth fieldwork in 2014 and 2015, provides a holistic understanding of the causes of forest loss in Zambia.
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    Stakeholders' understanding and monitoring of the implementation of CRPD Article 32

    United States International Council on Disabilities, 2018
    Billions of dollars are invested every year in projects meant to fight poverty, provide quality education services for students, improve access to healthcare services, and more. Unfortunately, too many of these projects leave behind people with disabilities.
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    United States International Council on Disabilities (USICD)

    USICD is a non-profit, non-governmental organization that bridges the U.S. disability community with the global disability rights movement and advocates for disability inclusion in U.S.
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    Building peace in the new oil frontiers of Northern Kenya

    Impact Initiative, 2018
    Since the discovery of oil five years ago in Northern Kenya, explorations have spread to more than 30 drilling and testing sites. This has brought foreign investment, and in turn, new work opportunities, corporate social investment in schools and health clinics, and options for personal enrichment through contracts and tenders.

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