All projects related to Ghana

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Ghana needs to know more about available funding for tobacco control, and how such funding might help to prevent and control non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in the country.
Start Date: Friday, June 8, 2012
End Date: Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Topic: HEALTH EXPENDITURE, DEVELOPMENT AID, Ghana, Ghana, Ghana, GOVERNMENT POLICY, TOBACCO
Region: Ghana, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 62,000.00

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Sub-Saharan Africa faces the greatest challenges associated with climate change, yet has limited scientific capacity to manage their adverse effects.
Start Date: Sunday, May 1, 2011
End Date: Saturday, November 1, 2014
Topic: DISASTER PREPAREDNESS, DISASTER PREVENTION, ADAPTATION TO CHANGE, DISASTER MANAGEMENT, RESEARCH CAPACITY
Region: Ghana, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 1,399.00

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Access to information (ATI) is now recognized as a fundamental and universal human right as well as a cornerstone to good governance and the fight against corruption.
Start Date: Saturday, January 1, 2011
End Date: Monday, July 1, 2013
Topic: ACCESS TO INFORMATION, LEGISLATION, REGULATIONS
Region: South of Sahara, Angola, Ethiopia, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Uganda, South Africa
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 503,000.00

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It is estimated that nearly 9 million children die annually from conditions that could be readily treated if North American or European standards of care were more generally available.
Start Date: Wednesday, September 1, 2010
End Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014
Topic: HEALTH PERSONNEL, ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE, HEALTH SERVICES, TELEPHONE
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Colombia, Ghana, Uganda, Tanzania
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 150,260.00

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Universal health coverage is a major goal internationally.
Start Date: Monday, December 20, 2010
End Date: Friday, December 20, 2013
Topic: HEALTH EXPENDITURE, ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE, HEALTH FINANCING
Region: South of Sahara, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, South Africa
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 366,015.00

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This grant will support in-depth studies of the legal situation, demands and struggles of the working poor (especially women) in the informal economies of in Ghana, Peru and Thailand.
Start Date: Monday, November 1, 2010
End Date: Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Topic: INFORMAL SECTOR, WOMEN WORKERS, ADVOCACY, LABOUR LEGISLATION, WORKING CONDITIONS
Region: Ghana, Peru, South America, Far East Asia, Thailand, North of Sahara, South of Sahara, North and Central America, Central Asia, South Asia
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 378,500.00

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The Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER) established in 1969 is a semi-autonomous university-based research centre located at the University of Ghana, Legon, Accra.
Start Date: Wednesday, July 1, 2009
End Date: Monday, September 29, 2014
Topic: RESEARCH CENTRES, Capacity building, Evaluation, INSTITUTION BUILDING, POLICY MAKING, RESEARCH CAPACITY, RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS
Region: Ghana, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Think Tank Initiative
Total Funding: CA$ 2,592,254.00

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The Institute of Economic Affairs in Ghana (IEA-Ghana) was founded in 1989 during the twilight of the military dictatorship.
Start Date: Wednesday, July 1, 2009
End Date: Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Topic: RESEARCH CENTRES, Capacity building, Evaluation, INSTITUTION BUILDING, POLICY MAKING, RESEARCH CAPACITY, RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS
Region: Ghana, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Think Tank Initiative
Total Funding: CA$ 2,347,018.00

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The looming tobacco epidemic and its potential for thwarting the development process has prompted most governments in sub-Saharan Africa to ratify the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO-FCTC).
Start Date: Sunday, June 28, 2009
End Date: Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Topic: HEALTH POLICY, PREVENTIVE MEDICINE, PROGRAMME EVALUATION, SMOKING, TOBACCO
Region: Burkina Faso, Ghana, Malawi, Tanzania, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 113,700.00

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Climate change and urbanization will have both upstream and downstream implications for African cities, mainly the urban demand for potable water and water for agriculture and the production of wastewater.
Start Date: Wednesday, July 29, 2009
End Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Topic: CLIMATE CHANGE, DISASTER PREVENTION, DISASTER PREPAREDNESS, ADAPTATION TO CHANGE, WATER MANAGEMENT, WATER RESOURCES
Region: Ethiopia, Ghana, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 477,900.00

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