All projects related to Nigeria

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Rural communities in the Niger Delta are highly vulnerable to climate-related disasters, which also makes them effective incubators of community-based adaptation strategies.
Region: Nigeria
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 594,400.00

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This project responds to the significant gaps that exist in advanced training and research in applied science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) in sub-Saharan Africa.
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda
Program: Foundations for Innovation
Total Funding: CA$ 1,593,350.00

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Tobacco is a significant contributor to the rising global burden of non-communicable diseases.
Region: Nigeria
Program: The Economics of Tobacco Control Research Initiative
Total Funding: CA$ 311,300.00

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This project aims to analyze the gender dividend in West Africa.
Region: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 689,400.00

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Over the past few years, large-scale acquisitions (purchases, leases, or other arrangements) of farmland in developing countries by individuals, corporations, and foreign governments have presented both economic opportunities and threats to traditional livelihoods.
Region: Mali, Nigeria
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 506,000.00

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The shortfall in contraception and sexual reproductive health services in Nigeria, particularly for adolescents, is resulting in high pregnancy rates.
Region: Nigeria
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 631,300.00

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Adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa, particularly those in low-income urban settlements, are at significant risk of poor sexual and reproductive health (SRH).
Region: Burkina Faso, Kenya, Nigeria
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 683,300.00

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Adolescents experience a number of major neurobiological, hormonal, physical, and psychological changes, which present important risks to their health and well-being.
Region: Nigeria
Program: Innovating for Maternal and Child Health in Africa
Total Funding: CA$ 401,600.00

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Nigeria has one of the highest rates of maternal mortality in the world.
Region: Nigeria
Program: Innovating for Maternal and Child Health in Africa
Total Funding: CA$ 484,700.00

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As it increasingly becomes the “infrastructure underlying all infrastructures” and drives economic and social development, access to the Internet has become a priority for developing countries.
Region: Argentina, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Colombia, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Mozambique, Nigeria, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Rwanda, Tanzania
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 2,870,700.00

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