All projects related to Argentina

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About 75% of the Latin American population now lives in urban areas.
Start Date: Sunday, July 1, 2007
End Date: Saturday, January 1, 2011
Topic: Urban agriculture, Capacity building, ACCESS TO MARKETS, AGRICULTURAL INNOVATIONS, AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTIVITY, ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE
Region: Argentina, South America, Peru, Uruguay, North and Central America
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 345,841.00

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According to the results of the IDRC-supported project, Brazilian Youth and Democracy (102622), young people want to find out more about regional integration and its implications for their future.
Start Date: Saturday, March 3, 2007
End Date: Monday, March 3, 2008
Topic: POLITICAL PARTICIPATION, PUBLIC OPINION POLLS, REGIONAL INTEGRATION, YOUTH, YOUTH ORGANIZATIONS
Region: Argentina, South America, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela, North and Central America
Total Funding: CA$ 999,700.00

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This project aims to strengthen primary healthcare delivery to vulnerable populations through the use of information and communication technology (ICT), specifically, personal digital assistants (PDAs) and free and open source software (FOSS).
Start Date: Friday, June 29, 2007
End Date: Monday, June 29, 2009
Topic: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, COMPUTERS, HEALTH SERVICES, HEALTH STATISTICS, RECORDS MANAGEMENT
Region: Argentina, South America, North and Central America, Colombia
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 268,400.00

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Current policy initiatives aimed at reforming Latin American health systems tend to focus on the technical components while neglecting the effect of governance on policy implementation.
Start Date: Tuesday, May 1, 2007
End Date: Sunday, May 1, 2011
Topic: ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE, HEALTH POLICY, HEALTH SERVICES, LOCAL GOVERNMENT, PRIMARY HEALTH CARE
Region: Argentina, South America, Bolivia, North and Central America
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 374,796.00

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A number of Latin American countries have begun participating in peacekeeping operations, initially through military but more recently through military-civilian interventions.
Start Date: Monday, March 5, 2007
End Date: Friday, August 28, 2009
Topic: CONFLICT RESOLUTION, ECONOMIC RECONSTRUCTION, PEACE KEEPING, PEACE RESEARCH, SOUTH SOUTH RELATIONS
Region: Argentina, South America, Brazil, Chile, Haiti, North and Central America, Mexico
Total Funding: CA$ 594,836.00

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Tax policies in developing countries, and indeed around the world, are under continued reform.
Start Date: Tuesday, August 1, 2006
End Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2009
Topic: FISCAL POLICY, SOCIAL WELFARE, CONSUMPTION TAX, GENDER ANALYSIS, TAX REFORM
Region: Argentina, South America, India, Kenya, Mexico, North and Central America, North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Central Asia, Far East Asia, South Asia, South Africa
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 675,037.00

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Private funding - including out-of-pocket expenditure - is a considerable source of health financing in Latin America, where families can face economic ruin from catastrophic health expenses.
Start Date: Monday, July 2, 2007
End Date: Saturday, July 2, 2011
Topic: HEALTH EXPENDITURE, HEALTH FINANCING, HEALTH SYSTEM, HOUSEHOLD EXPENDITURE, HOUSEHOLD SURVEYS, SOCIAL REFORM
Region: North and Central America, South America, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Peru
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 985,300.00

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Countries that have ratified or acceded to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) and the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) are legally bound to put their provisions into practice.
Start Date: Friday, September 15, 2006
End Date: Friday, August 13, 2010
Topic: ACCESS TO EDUCATION, GENDER DISCRIMINATION, GENDER EQUALITY, Gender, ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE, INTERNATIONAL AGREEMENTS, LEGISLATION, PUBLIC SERVICES, WOMEN'S RIGHTS
Region: Argentina, South America, Iran, Middle East, Kenya, Pakistan, North of Sahara, South of Sahara, North and Central America, Central Asia, Far East Asia, South Asia
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 465,120.00

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Chagas Mazza disease constitutes one of the most serious but least publicized public health problems in Latin America.
Start Date: Saturday, March 1, 2008
End Date: Thursday, September 30, 2010
Topic: DATA COLLECTING, GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS, Gender, EPIDEMIOLOGY, TRYPANOSOMIASIS
Region: Argentina, South America, Bolivia, Brazil, North and Central America
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 596,172.00

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Punto J, funded under project 103077-Phase I, enables young people to use information and communication technologies (ICTs) to create awareness of, and promote leadership and participation in, the battle against HIV/AIDS.
Start Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2008
End Date: Wednesday, July 14, 2010
Topic: Disease control, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS, SEXUAL BEHAVIOUR, SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES, YOUTH
Region: Peru, South America, North and Central America, Argentina, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Mexico, West Indies
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 720,900.00

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