All projects related to Kenya

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Achieving water security in Africa remains a major challenge for policymakers.
Start Date: Thursday, February 11, 2010
End Date: Monday, February 11, 2013
Topic: CLIMATE CHANGE, SOCIAL PARTICIPATION, ADAPTATION TO CHANGE, COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION, VULNERABLE GROUPS, WATER MANAGEMENT, WATER SHORTAGE
Region: Kenya, Mozambique, South Africa, South of Sahara
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 499,396.00

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Across the world, it is estimated that mental disorders account for 12% of disability-adjusted life years.
Start Date: Friday, November 20, 2009
End Date: Monday, May 20, 2013
Topic: Capacity building, DIAGNOSIS, MENTAL DISEASES
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Kenya
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 286,654.00

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A shortage of skilled health workers is one constraint to better healthcare in sub-Saharan Africa.
Start Date: Friday, December 18, 2009
End Date: Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Topic: Evaluation, EYE DISEASES, PARAMEDICAL PERSONNEL, SURGERY
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Kenya, Malawi, Uganda, Tanzania
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 244,837.00

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The Institute of Policy Analysis and Research (IPAR), Kenya, is a 15-year-old research organization known as a reputable producer of high-quality, policy-relevant research that it disseminates in various forms.
Start Date: Friday, July 3, 2009
End Date: Thursday, November 14, 2013
Topic: RESEARCH CENTRES, Capacity building, Evaluation, INSTITUTION BUILDING, POLICY MAKING, RESEARCH CAPACITY, RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS
Region: Kenya, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Think Tank Initiative
Total Funding: CA$ 562,940.00

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In 2006 the Government of Kenya passed an Act of Parliament making the Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) the government's lead socioeconomic research institute.
Start Date: Wednesday, July 1, 2009
End Date: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Topic: RESEARCH CENTRES, Capacity building, Evaluation, INSTITUTION BUILDING, POLICY MAKING, RESEARCH CAPACITY, RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS
Region: Kenya, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Think Tank Initiative
Total Funding: CA$ 1,873,595.00

Project

The Institute for Economic Affairs - Kenya (IEA-Kenya) was established in 1994 when the country was moving from a one-party state to a multiparty democracy.
Start Date: Friday, July 3, 2009
End Date: Monday, December 1, 2014
Topic: RESEARCH CENTRES, Capacity building, Evaluation, INSTITUTION BUILDING, POLICY MAKING, RESEARCH CAPACITY, RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS
Region: Kenya, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Think Tank Initiative
Total Funding: CA$ 1,322,091.00

Project

The Centre for Research and Technology Development (RESTECH) is a two-year-old science and technology research centre at Maseno University in western Kenya.
Start Date: Friday, July 3, 2009
End Date: Saturday, July 2, 2011
Topic: RESEARCH CENTRES, Capacity building, INSTITUTION BUILDING, POLICY MAKING, RESEARCH CAPACITY, RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS
Region: Kenya, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Think Tank Initiative
Total Funding: CA$ 180,000.00

Project

Social protection mechanisms can reduce poverty and vulnerability, increase work and educational achievement, and promote economic growth.
Start Date: Tuesday, November 16, 2010
End Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Topic: Social Policy, Poverty alleviation, Economic and social development, Gender, CHILD WELFARE, SOCIAL SERVICES
Region: Burundi, Kenya, Uganda, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 427,500.00

Project

During the first phase of this project (103765), researchers conducted a market analysis for bamboo and bamboo products, compared the livelihoods of tobacco and bamboo farmers, and produced a series of community action plans for livelihood diversification.
Start Date: Friday, December 18, 2009
End Date: Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Topic: TOBACCO INDUSTRY, BAMBOO, CROP DIVERSIFICATION
Region: Kenya, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 398,400.00

Project

Post-conflict and post-authoritarian societies can experience high levels of violence as they transition to new and fragile democracies.
Start Date: Monday, September 20, 2010
End Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Topic: CONFLICT RESOLUTION, DEMOCRATIZATION, CASE STUDIES, PEACE RESEARCH
Region: South of Sahara, Kenya, Zimbabwe, South Africa
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 474,600.00

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