All projects related to Kenya

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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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In the drylands of East and Southern African, pastoralists are facing degrading environments due to increased population, climate change, and agricultural policies.
Topic: DISEASE TRANSMISSION, Food security, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, ECONOMIC CONDITIONS, GENDER ANALYSIS, HEALTH POLICY, INFECTIOUS DISEASES, INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH, PUBLIC HEALTH, SOCIAL CONDITIONS, URBAN AREAS
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Kenya, Tanzania
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 1,462,100.00

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Understanding the complex factors that can lead to HIV infection is crucial to addressing the problem among vulnerable populations, such as female sex workers.
Start Date: Monday, March 5, 2012
End Date: Friday, September 5, 2014
Topic: DISEASE TRANSMISSION, Capacity building, HIV, IMMUNOLOGY, RESEARCH PROJECTS, SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES, TRAINING PROGRAMMES
Region: Kenya, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 41,236.00

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Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) - also known as lung plague - is a highly contagious bacterial disease of cattle that has serious economic and trade consequences.
Start Date: Thursday, March 1, 2012
End Date: Friday, October 31, 2014
Topic: BIOTECHNOLOGY, Disease control, AGRICULTURAL INNOVATIONS, AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Region: Kenya, North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Canada
Program: Canadian International Food Security Research Fund
Total Funding: CA$ 3,532,414.00

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Across Africa, postharvest losses along the food chain from farm to fork jeopardize the food security of resource-poor farmers.
Start Date: Thursday, February 2, 2012
End Date: Friday, August 2, 2013
Topic: FOOD SECURITY, AGRICULTURAL ASPECTS, AGRICULTURAL POLICY, AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS, DATA ANALYSIS
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Benin, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania
Program: Agriculture and Food Security
Total Funding: CA$ 350,000.00

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The nature of the relationship between militias, rogue capital, and the state in the Horn of Africa is largely unknown.
Start Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2012
End Date: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Topic: Economic and social development, CAPITAL MOVEMENTS, CONFLICTS, MILITARY ACTIVITY, MILITARY ACTIVITY, STATE
Region: Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, South Sudan, Uganda, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 685,000.00

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Research on how the interactions between and among institutions can affect developing countries' ability to implement regulatory goals and reforms will shed light on the neglected field of law and development.
Start Date: Sunday, April 1, 2012
End Date: Thursday, January 1, 2015
Topic: ADMINISTRATIVE REFORM, EVALUATION TECHNIQUES, INSTITUTION BUILDING, INSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK, LAW, POLICY MAKING
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, North and Central America, South America, Central Asia, Far East Asia, South Asia, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, India, Kenya, Peru
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 833,600.00

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Climate change is already apparent in Kenya, and projections suggest that it will increase.
Start Date: Thursday, September 15, 2011
End Date: Sunday, March 15, 2015
Topic: ADAPTATION TO CHANGE, AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING, AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH
Region: Kenya, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 0.00

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Climate change extremes such as flooding and seasonal drought are already undermining the economies of countries in the Horn of Africa, with agriculture and water resources being the most affected sectors.
Start Date: Saturday, October 1, 2011
End Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Topic: CLIMATE CHANGE, DISASTER PREPAREDNESS, DISASTER PREVENTION, ADAPTATION TO CHANGE, DISASTER MANAGEMENT, POLICY MAKING, RESEARCH CAPACITY, WATER MANAGEMENT, WATER RESOURCES
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Sudan
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 1,338,300.00

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Farming in Kenya’s arid regions is particularly challenging because of low and erratic rainfall, land and water depletion, and the resulting declines in agricultural productivity.
Start Date: Tuesday, March 1, 2011
End Date: Monday, September 1, 2014
Region: Kenya
Program: Canadian International Food Security Research Fund
Total Funding: CA$ 4,300,000.00

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