All projects related to Kenya

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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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The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) has launched a vast program for increasing agricultural productivity and improving food security in Africa.
Topic: Food security, AGRICULTURAL POLICY, AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Benin, Mali, Niger, Kenya
Program: Agriculture and Food Security
Total Funding: CA$ 3,316,400.00

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The Canada-Africa Prevention Trials Network (CAPT Network) was formed through a capacity building grant from the Global Health Research Initiative (GHRI).
Start Date: Tuesday, September 7, 2010
End Date: Sunday, December 7, 2014
Topic: Capacity building, VACCINATION, Immunization, AIDS, HIV, PROPHYLAXIS, RESEARCH WORKERS, TESTING, TRAINING, VACCINES
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Kenya, Uganda
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 1,625,046.00

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This project is a joint initiative between the University of Nairobi, Kenya, and the universities of Manitoba and Toronto, Canada.
Start Date: Friday, September 10, 2010
End Date: Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Topic: VACCINATION, Immunization, AIDS, HIV, PROPHYLAXIS, VACCINES
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Kenya, Canada
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 1,443,304.00

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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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IDRC's Democratic Governance, Women's Rights and Gender Equality initiative is supporting a body of comparative research on whether and how democratic processes and institutions are responding to women's rights and gender equality.
Start Date: Tuesday, February 1, 2011
End Date: Friday, March 22, 2013
Topic: GENDER EQUALITY, Gender, POLITICAL PARTICIPATION, WOMEN'S PARTICIPATION, WOMEN'S RIGHTS
Region: Kenya, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 123,400.00

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Appropriate intellectual property (IP) rights policies could foster creativity and innovation, thereby promoting globally competitive African industries and services.
Start Date: Monday, November 15, 2010
End Date: Saturday, November 15, 2014
Topic: COMPETITIVENESS, COPYRIGHT, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Region: Egypt, Kenya, South Africa, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 2,043,600.00

Project

DNA barcoding is a new tool for taxonomic research.
Start Date: Thursday, April 1, 2010
End Date: Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Topic: BIODIVERSITY, BIOLOGY, ECOLOGY
Region: Argentina, South America, Costa Rica, North and Central America, Kenya, Peru, South Africa, North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Mexico, Canada
Program: Agriculture and Food Security
Total Funding: CA$ 2,158,187.00

Project

Between December 2006 and May 2009, the Nairobi Peace initiative and the West Africa Network for Peacebuilding carried out a collaborative five-country project entitled, Transitional Justice and the Rise of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Model in Africa : Emerging Lessons and Implications for Post-Accord Societies (103749).
Start Date: Friday, March 12, 2010
End Date: Friday, October 12, 2012
Topic: CONFLICT RESOLUTION, ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE, PEACE RESEARCH
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Kenya, Liberia, Togo
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 353,900.00

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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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