All projects related to Brazil

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The emerging and re-emerging zoonotic diseases affecting Brazil today result from complex interactions between natural and human systems.
Start Date: Friday, March 30, 2012
End Date: Saturday, May 30, 2015
Topic: DISEASE TRANSMISSION, ZOONOSES, EPIDEMIOLOGY, MEDICAL RESEARCH
Region: Brazil, South America, North and Central America
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 642,600.00

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The research network on global administrative law (GAL network) was organized by New York University Law School with IDRC support to improve the ability of developing country scholars, researchers, lawyers, officials, nongovernmental organizations and businesses to understand and influence important developments in global regulatory governance.
Start Date: Monday, February 1, 2010
End Date: Saturday, December 1, 2012
Topic: INTERNATIONAL LAW, LEGISLATIVE BODIES, NATIONAL LEVEL, REGULATIONS
Region: Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, South Africa
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 249,943.00

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The UN-Habitat State of the World's Cities Report (SWCR) aims to improve global awareness of urban issues by presenting state-of-the-art data and analysis on living conditions in the world's cities.
Start Date: Friday, June 12, 2009
End Date: Thursday, April 15, 2010
Topic: SLUMS, Poverty, MALNUTRITION, Urban agriculture, FOOD, PRICES, URBAN AREAS
Region: Brazil
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 105,400.00

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The Mercosur (Mercado Común del Sur) countries of Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay rank fifth in cotton production after China, India, the United Sates and Pakistan.
Start Date: Friday, March 5, 2010
End Date: Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Topic: AGRICULTURAL POLICY, COTTON, SMALLHOLDERS
Region: Argentina, South America, Brazil, Paraguay, North and Central America, China, India, Pakistan
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 416,900.00

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Poor urban communities in most countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) have serious deficiencies in water and sanitation provision.
Start Date: Thursday, April 1, 2010
End Date: Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Topic: ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, WASTE WATERS, WATER TREATMENT
Region: Brazil, South America, Chile, Colombia, Honduras, North and Central America, Mexico
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 494,500.00

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Longer life expectancy and lower fertility rates have accelerated the ageing of the population in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC).
Start Date: Tuesday, May 4, 2010
End Date: Friday, April 5, 2013
Topic: DEMOGRAPHIC TRANSITION, ECONOMIC IMPLICATIONS, HEALTH SYSTEM, RETIREMENT PENSIONS, SOCIAL IMPLICATIONS, SOCIAL SECURITY, SOCIAL SERVICES
Region: North and Central America, South America, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Mexico
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 749,100.00

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Latin American governments, academics and nongovernmental organizations are paying increasing attention to poverty, inequality and social inclusion, and the role that technological change plays in these phenomenon.
Start Date: Monday, October 19, 2009
End Date: Friday, October 19, 2012
Topic: Science and Technology, Poverty alleviation, SOCIAL RESEARCH, SOCIAL JUSTICE, Economic and social development, GOVERNMENT PROGRAMMES, INCOME GENERATION, SOCIAL EQUITY
Region: Argentina, South America, Brazil, Chile, Peru, Uruguay, North and Central America
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 407,800.00

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Since the end of the debt crisis of the 1980s, Latin American governments have reduced deficits, lowered fiscal volatility, increased public expenditure and pioneered fiscal innovations.
Start Date: Saturday, August 1, 2009
End Date: Friday, August 10, 2012
Topic: Fiscal policy, INCOME DISTRIBUTION, Economic and social development, DEMOGRAPHIC ASPECTS, ECONOMIC IMPLICATIONS, MODELS, SOCIAL IMPLICATIONS, TAX REFORM, TAX SYSTEMS, TAXATION
Region: Brazil, South America, Chile, Guatemala, North and Central America, Mexico, Uruguay
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 502,800.00

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Haiti continues to face serious challenges in the area of state building and democratization.
Start Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2009
End Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Topic: CONFLICT RESOLUTION, DEMOCRATIZATION, Economic and social development, ECONOMIC RECONSTRUCTION, PEACE RESEARCH
Region: Argentina, South America, Brazil, Chile, Haiti, North and Central America, Mexico, Uruguay
Total Funding: CA$ 1,549,100.00

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This project is based on the premise that emerging countries must be full participants in key agenda-setting bodies if international governance mechanisms are to be realistic and relevant.
Start Date: Thursday, May 1, 2008
End Date: Monday, February 1, 2010
Topic: International cooperation, Civil society, Governance, INTERNATIONAL NEGOTIATIONS
Region: Brazil, China, India, Mexico, Canada
Total Funding: CA$ 533,000.00

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