All projects related to Argentina

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Releasing freely accessible, standardized, and easily readable government data can increase transparency and accountability.
Start Date: Friday, February 1, 2013
End Date: Monday, February 1, 2016
Topic: Internet, Economic and social development, RESEARCH NETWORKS, ACCESS TO INFORMATION, CASE STUDIES, DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, INFORMATION POLICY, INFORMATION SYSTEMS, POLICY MAKING, RESEARCH CAPACITY
Region: Argentina, South America, Brazil, India, Kenya, Nigeria, Nepal, Far East Asia, Philippines, Uruguay, South Africa, North of Sahara, South of Sahara, North and Central America, Central Asia, South Asia
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 1,977,100.00

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For almost a decade, Latin American citizens have been showing increasing levels of disaffection for their institutions, politics, and political elites.
Start Date: Monday, July 23, 2012
End Date: Thursday, July 23, 2015
Topic: Evaluation, COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS
Region: Argentina, South America, Chile, Uruguay, North and Central America, West Indies
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 507,700.00

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While countries in Latin America have a relatively plentiful supply of water on a per-capita basis and high coverage of water supply services, there is ample evidence that water scarcity is affecting the daily lives of millions.
End Date: Friday, May 20, 2016
Topic: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, GOVERNMENT POLICY, LAND USE, POPULATION GROWTH, South America, WATER CONSUMPTION, WATER MANAGEMENT
Region: Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 0.00

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Cardiovascular disease causes about 100,000 deaths and 250,000 events in Argentina each year.
Start Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2012
End Date: Saturday, March 14, 2015
Topic: NUTRITION POLICY, SODIUM, FATS, FOOD INDUSTRY, South America
Region: Argentina, South America, North and Central America
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 431,600.00

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Across South America, tobacco use remains high among children and adults.
Start Date: Friday, March 23, 2012
End Date: Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Topic: LOW INCOME GROUPS, ECONOMIC ASPECTS, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, TAXATION, TOBACCO
Region: Argentina, South America, Bolivia, Chile, North and Central America, West Indies
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 217,200.00

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Raising taxes in Latin America presents a unique opportunity to improve public health and create net gains for national economies.
Start Date: Wednesday, March 7, 2012
End Date: Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Topic: TOBACCO INDUSTRY, DISEASES, ECONOMIC ASPECTS, HEALTH INDICATORS, MORTALITY DECLINE, TAX REVENUES
Region: North and Central America, South America, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 123,600.00

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The Pampas in Argentina and Chaco in Paraguay constitute one of South America's most important global grain suppliers.
Start Date: Saturday, October 1, 2011
End Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Topic: Climate change, ADAPTATION TO CHANGE, AGRICULTURAL LAND, CULTIVATED LAND, DROUGHT, FLOODS, HYDROLOGY, LAND USE, PLANNING
Region: Argentina, South America, Paraguay, North and Central America
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 391,900.00

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The Paraná River Delta in Argentina is considered to be highly vulnerable to climate change.
Start Date: Wednesday, July 27, 2011
End Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014
Topic: CLIMATE CHANGE, ADAPTATION TO CHANGE, FLOODS, LAND USE, PLANNING, RISK MANAGEMENT, RIVER BASINS
Region: Argentina, South America, Uruguay, North and Central America
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 414,000.00

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As one of the first formally trained economists in Latin America and Caribbean, Raúl Prebisch was a pioneer in the discipline of economic development theory and its policy implications for the region.
Start Date: Monday, June 27, 2011
End Date: Friday, December 27, 2013
Topic: Economic and social development, DEVELOPMENT THEORY, ECONOMIC THEORY
Region: Argentina, South America, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, North and Central America
Total Funding: CA$ 245,200.00

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IDRC's Democratic Governance, Women's Rights and Gender Equality initiative is supporting a body of comparative research on whether and how democratic processes and institutions are responding to women's rights and gender equality.
Start Date: Friday, May 6, 2011
End Date: Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Topic: GENDER EQUALITY, Gender, POLITICAL LEADERSHIP, POLITICS, WOMEN'S PARTICIPATION, WOMEN'S RIGHTS
Region: Chile, South America, North and Central America, Argentina
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 210,900.00

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