REGIONAL EVIDENCE PAPERExplaining the Effectiveness of Community-Based Crime Prevention Practices in Nigeria
This paper examines the effectiveness of community-based crime prevention (CBCP) and the reasons behind it in Nigerian communities, conceptualising effectiveness in terms of citizens’ perception of their safety, crime level...
REGIONAL EVIDENCE PAPERBeyond Domestic Violence Laws: Women’s Experiences and Perceptions of Protection Services in Ghana
This research reviews the response to Domestic Violence in Africa, focusing in on Ghana, and asks ‘What are women’s experiences and perceptions of protection services provided to survivors of domestic...
REGIONAL EVIDENCE PAPERCollective Land Access Regimes in Pastoralist Societies: Lessons from East African Countries
This study examines the evolution of collective land tenure regimes in East Africa including how they affect pastoral communities living on these lands. Specifically, we attempt to identify the drivers...
REGIONAL EVIDENCE PAPERHorizontal Accountability of the Executive to the Legislature in Africa: A Case Study of Kenya
This paper assesses the legislative, representative, financial control and oversight roles played by parliaments in Africa, with Kenya as the main case study in a context of accountability.
REGIONAL EVIDENCE PAPERThe Evolution of Collective Land Tenure Regimes in Pastoralist Societies: Lessons From Andean Countries
This paper aims to analyse how land tenure regimes of pastoralist societies living in the Andean altiplano have transformed over the last 50 years and discusses the implications of these...
REGIONAL EVIDENCE PAPERInformality and Inclusive Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa
This research seeks to explore the relationship between the different types of informal employment and inclusive growth in sub-Saharan Africa, with a particular focus on South Africa.
REGIONAL EVIDENCE PAPERThe Deficits in Horizontal Accountability in Argentina: A Tale of two worlds
This paper looks at the executive-legislative relationship and horizontal accountability, with the objective of finding out what are the determinants of the low performance of horizontal accountability mechanisms in Latin...
REGIONAL EVIDENCE PAPERLocal Content Frameworks in the African Oil and Gas Sector: Lessons from Angola and Chad
This paper seeks to identify the main characteristics and outcomes of local content frameworks (LCFs) in African oil and gas producing countries.
REGIONAL EVIDENCE PAPERLocal Content Frameworks in Latin American Oil and Gas sector: Lessons from Ecuador and Colombia
This paper provides an analysis of local content frameworks and their outcomes in seven oil and gas producing countries in Latin America.
REGIONAL EVIDENCE PAPERInformality and Inclusive Growth in Latin America: The Case of Colombia
This research seeks to understand the impact of informality on inclusive growth in Latin America, particularly in Colombia, taking into account the different types of informality and their causes.