In this report from Save The Children, Anne Stotler Carol Miller and Jennifer Shindeldecker highlight the demographic trends that put children in urban settings at increasing risk.
Taming the Resource Curse: Implementing the ICGLR Certification Mechanism for Conflict-prone Minerals
This report from PAC outlines how to develop a regional certification mechanism for tracking high value and conflict prone minerals in Africa’s Great Lakes region.
Using a novel dataset with transactions level exports data from four African countries (Malawi, Mali, Senegal and Tanzania), this paper uncovers evidence of a high degree of experimentation at the extensive margin associated with low survival rates, consistent with high and middle income country evidence.
This paper used budget documents from five sub-Saharan African countries (Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique and Uganda) to analyse to examine actual expenditure in six key sectors central to social and economic development: social protection, health, education, water and sanitation, agriculture and infrastructure.
This paper presents evidence from case studies of Kenya, Côte d'Ivoire, Malawi and Rwanda to show that provided mechanisms can be found to centralise economic rents and manage them with a view to the long term, neo-patrimonialism can be harnessed for developmental ends.
This book presents case studies of effective, innovative reform programs designed and implemented by business associations, think tanks, and other independent organizations in partnership with the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE).