All projects related to Kenya

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One of the worst violent incidents in Kenya since 2007 took place on August 22, 2012 when 52 people died in ethnic violence between Orma farmers and the nomadic Pokomos in Tana River County.
Start Date: Monday, October 21, 2013
End Date: Thursday, January 21, 2016
Topic: VIOLENCE, ETHNIC GROUPS, INFORMATION DISSEMINATION, MAPPING, PEACE KEEPING, TELECOMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS
Region: Kenya, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 346,059.00

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The 2011 World Development Report, Conflict, Security, and Development, underscored the far-reaching and devastating impact of violent conflict on a country's social fabric, economy, and governance.
Topic: VIOLENCE, CONFLICTS, SAFETY
Region: Kenya
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 529,000.00

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To date, more than 40 countries have signed the New Deal for Engagement in Fragile States, which places peacebuilding and state-building as two central and mutually reinforcing goals to promote development in fragile and conflict-affected states.
Topic: PEACE, STATE, POLITICAL STABILITY, GOVERNMENT
Region: Ethiopia, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Rwanda, Sierra Leone
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 489,900.00

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Mass violence in contemporary Africa typically occurs in cycles.
End Date: Friday, February 23, 2018
Topic: VIOLENCE, ETHNIC CONFLICTS, SOCIAL INEQUALITY, POLITICAL CONFLICTS
Region: Burundi, Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda, Uganda
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 396,143.00

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Low-income, urban communities in East Africa must negotiate their security in the face of weak, unresponsive, or abusive state security forces.
End Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017
Topic: URBAN COMMUNITIES, SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT, ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE
Region: Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 522,100.00

Project

Quality eye care services are essential to the health and quality of life of Ethiopians.
Start Date: Monday, March 25, 2013
End Date: Monday, November 25, 2013
Topic: HEALTH PERSONNEL, EYE DISEASES, HEALTH PROGRAMMES, PRIMARY HEALTH CARE, TRAINING
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Ethiopia, Kenya
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 33,390.00

Project

Women-owned enterprises tend to concentrate near the lower end of the productivity and growth scale in sub-Saharan Africa.
Start Date: Monday, February 25, 2013
End Date: Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Topic: ENTREPRENEURS, Poverty, GENDER DISCRIMINATION, Economic and social development, Gender, COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS, GENDER ANALYSIS, INSTITUTION BUILDING, POLICY MAKING, WOMEN MANAGERS
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Uganda, Zambia
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 769,060.00

Project

More than half of the residents of Nairobi, Kenya, live in informal settlements, or slums, under difficult conditions.
Start Date: Friday, February 1, 2013
End Date: Thursday, October 1, 2015
Topic: INFORMAL SECTOR, LOW INCOME GROUPS, Land tenure, Governance, WOMEN'S STATUS, BASIC NEEDS, LAND REFORM, SOCIAL PROBLEMS, SOCIAL STRUCTURE, TRAINING PROGRAMMES, YOUTH
Region: Kenya, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 597,100.00

Project

Kenya's universities face increasing pressure to play a more active role in national development over and above their traditional teaching and research functions.
Topic: RESEARCH CAPACITY, UNIVERSITIES, RESEARCH POLICY, RESEARCH NETWORKS, RESEARCH CENTRES, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Region: Kenya
Total Funding: CA$ 1,000,000.00

Project

Tobacco use is one of the main risk factors for the rapidly growing non-communicable disease (NCD) burden in low- and middle-income countries.
End Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Topic: SOCIAL PROBLEMS, LOW INCOME GROUPS, MIDDLE CLASS, SCHOLARSHIPS, POLICY MAKING, RESEARCH NETWORKS, SOCIAL POLICY, PUBLIC HEALTH, RESEARCH CAPACITY
Region: Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 433,980.00

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