Study of Deteriorating Governance

This research project aims to identify gaps in the international system in dealing effectively with countries with deteriorating governance and suggesting ways of closing these gaps.  It considers how the international system detects and resounds to deteriorating political conditions.

Case studies: Ethiopia, Kenya, Nicaragua and Bangladesh.

Areas of Expertise

Aid policy

  • Aid effectiveness
  • Aid architecture


  • Institutional change and Capacity building
  • Civil Society
  • Political Economy Analysis
  • Security and justice