All projects related to South Africa

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This project aims to facilitate poor people's access to insurance products and services as a means of addressing their vulnerability to risk.
Start Date: Thursday, June 15, 2006
End Date: Friday, August 1, 2008
Topic: INSURANCE, LEGAL ASPECTS
Region: China, Colombia, India, Indonesia, Mali, South Africa
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 541,493.00

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This project aims to draw out the experience of groups who have made the transition from armed resistance movement to political party, and to make that experience available to others contemplating or engaged in the same move.
Start Date: Monday, March 13, 2006
End Date: Tuesday, June 30, 2009
Topic: CONFLICT RESOLUTION, VIOLENCE, PEACE RESEARCH, POLITICAL DEVELOPMENT
Region: Germany, South Africa
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 335,000.00

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The community of Craigieburn in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, is located on a 1 200-ha wetland that plays an important role in the regulation and maintenance of the Sand River.
Start Date: Monday, June 19, 2006
End Date: Monday, March 15, 2010
Topic: LAND MANAGEMENT, COMMUNAL LAND, COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION, RIVER BASINS, WETLANDS
Region: South Africa, South of Sahara
Program: Agriculture and Food Security
Total Funding: CA$ 199,200.00

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Local Governance and ICT Research Network for Africa (LOG-IN Africa) is an emergent pan-African network of researchers and research institutions from nine countries.
Start Date: Friday, January 20, 2006
End Date: Monday, July 5, 2010
Topic: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, SOCIAL PARTICIPATION, LOCAL GOVERNMENT, PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
Region: South Africa, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Total Funding: CA$ 1,335,400.00

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Over the past two decades, African governments have promoted the growth of private health care as a key element of health sector reform.
Start Date: Thursday, March 30, 2006
End Date: Sunday, April 1, 2007
Topic: ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE, HEALTH INSURANCE, SOCIAL EQUITY
Region: Ghana, Tanzania, South Africa, South of Sahara
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 334,800.00

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A growing number of studies indicate the potentially devastating impact of HIV/AIDS on agriculture and food production in rural sub-Saharan Africa.
Start Date: Wednesday, March 22, 2006
End Date: Thursday, March 22, 2007
Topic: SMALL FARMS, AGRICULTURAL WORKERS, AGROINDUSTRY, AIDS, LABOUR SHORTAGE
Region: South Africa, South of Sahara
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 40,000.00

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The second intifada has witnessed unprecedented levels of violence between Palestinians and Israelis.
Start Date: Monday, January 30, 2006
End Date: Monday, June 30, 2008
Topic: VIOLENCE, CONFLICT RESOLUTION, HUMAN RIGHTS, ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE, CONFLICTS, DISPUTE SETTLEMENT
Region: Middle East, Central Asia, Far East Asia, South Asia, Peru, South Africa
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 248,500.00

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In 2002, Mozambique, South Africa and Zimbabwe signed an agreement establishing the enlarged Greater Limpopo Trans Frontier Conservation Area.
Start Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2006
End Date: Thursday, September 13, 2012
Topic: LAND MANAGEMENT, COMMUNAL LAND, COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION, LAND USE, SCENARIOS
Region: Mozambique, South Africa, Zimbabwe, South of Sahara
Program: Agriculture and Food Security
Total Funding: CA$ 697,800.00

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This project will examine the impact of foreign direct investment (FDI) on economic efficiency, poverty and inequality in low- and middle-income countries.
Start Date: Friday, March 10, 2006
End Date: Saturday, January 10, 2009
Topic: Poverty alleviation, Economic and social development, DIRECT INVESTMENT, ECONOMIC EQUITY, FOREIGN INVESTMENT, INVESTMENT POLICY, INVESTMENT PROMOTION, INVESTMENT RETURNS, SOCIAL EQUITY
Region: Canada, North and Central America, Far East Asia, Viet Nam, South Africa, North of Sahara, South of Sahara, South America, Central Asia, South Asia
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 391,200.00

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Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs) have been used in a number of health applications supported by IDRC: the anti-retroviral therapy in Free State province, South Africa (102411); Uganda Health Information Network (UHIN), phases I (102136) and II (102806); and the Tanzanian Essential Health Intervention Programme (TEHIP) supported under project 102240.
Start Date: Friday, March 24, 2006
End Date: Monday, March 24, 2008
Topic: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, HEALTH SERVICES, HEALTH STATISTICS, HEALTH SURVEYS, SOFTWARE ENGINEERING
Region: South of Sahara, Uganda, South Africa
Total Funding: CA$ 204,300.00

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