BRIEFSCombining State and Community-led Approaches: The Future for Crime Prevention in Nigeria
This Policy Brief uses studies by the University of Ibadan, Nigeria and FundaUngo, El Salvador to explain how contextual variables such as trust, willingness to act together and social ties...
BRIEFSCollective land rights: an essential asset for Pastoral communities in order to sustain their livelihoods and the environment in the Andean Altiplano
This brief proposes that, considering communal or condominium land tenure regimes enable sustainable pastoral production systems, public policy should be re-oriented to support pastoralist families’ collective land right access.
BRIEFSLand tenure and pastoral productive systems: sustaining livelihoods through maintenance of collective land access
Given that pastoral communities reside in areas characterised by arid and semi-arid conditions, and where alternative uses of land such as crop farming may not be possible, this brief argues...
BRIEFSStrengthening social ties: A key aspect for an effective community-based crime prevention
This policy brief focus on why some communities are better able to confront high rates of crime compared to others. And, given that Community Based Crime Prevention (CBCP) operates in...
BRIEFSWomen’s Political Participation: the Key to Action on Domestic Violence – Lessons from a Comparison of Mexico and Ghana
This policy brief aims to explore key factors that secure the implementation of policies to tackle domestic violence, contrasting the cases of Mexico and Ghana.
BRIEFSRethinking the Effect of Informality On Inclusive Growth: Lessons from Colombia and South Africa
This policy brief uses the case studies of South Africa and Colombia to argue that the relationship between informality and inclusive growth depends on the type of informality in question.
BRIEFS[Spanish] ¿De qué hablan los Presidentes? La rendición de cuentas desde la reforma constitucional de 1994
Este documento realiza un análisis de la calidad de información que contienen los Informes sobre el Estado de la Nación de Argentina durante los mandatos presidenciales que tuvieron lugar entre...
BRIEFSBeyond the laws to action on Domestic Violence: Lessons for Ghana from Mexico
This policy brief seeks to explain the difference the in implementation service provision for survivors of domestic abuse in two countries that passed domestic violence legislation in 2007: Ghana and...
BRIEFSOil and Gas Local Content Development Strategy: The Keys to Success
This policy brief aims to identify common factors in successful local content strategies by comparing the experiences of countries that have achieved reasonable positive local content outcomes.
BRIEFSDomestic violence laws in the spotlight: enhancing protection services for survivors in Mexico
This brief analyses the implementation of Mexico’s law on domestic violence and sets out recommendations on how to improve implementation.