All projects related to Tanzania

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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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Understanding why women are involved in small and micro-enterprise (SME) businesses in Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Uganda, and Rwanda can help governments design policies to support this sector of the economy.
Topic: INFORMAL SECTOR, EMPLOYMENT POLICY, WOMEN WORKERS, Capacity building, Gender, MICROECONOMICS
Region: Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe, South of Sahara
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 748,000.00

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A new research network will explore how African universities can help innovation thrive on the continent.
Start Date: Friday, February 24, 2012
End Date: Monday, August 24, 2015
Topic: HIGHER EDUCATION, INFORMAL SECTOR, INNOVATIONS, DEVELOPMENT POLICY, KNOWLEDGE
Region: Botswana, Malawi, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, South of Sahara
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 1,057,600.00

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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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More than 80% of Tanzanians live in rural areas and depend on crop and livestock production for their livelihoods. Among livestock, goats rank second only to cattle in terms of their contribution to the income and nutrition of the rural poor.
Start Date: Tuesday, March 1, 2011
End Date: Sunday, August 31, 2014
Topic: Gender
Region: Tanzania
Program: Canadian International Food Security Research Fund
Total Funding: CA$ 1,688,827.00

Project

It is estimated that nearly 9 million children die annually from conditions that could be readily treated if North American or European standards of care were more generally available.
Start Date: Wednesday, September 1, 2010
End Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014
Topic: HEALTH PERSONNEL, ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE, HEALTH SERVICES, TELEPHONE
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Colombia, Ghana, Uganda, Tanzania
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 150,260.00

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This grant will support the development of HIV/AIDS prevention trial expertise in Botswana, Tanzania and Zambia using existing collaborations between Africa, Canada and the United States.
Start Date: Wednesday, December 1, 2010
End Date: Monday, December 15, 2014
Topic: Disease control, AIDS, HIV, PREVENTIVE MEDICINE, TESTING, VACCINES
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Botswana, Tanzania, Zambia, Canada, United States
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 1,317,190.00

Project

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

Project

Food insecurity remains a major concern in Africa.
Start Date: Thursday, February 4, 2010
End Date: Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Topic: NUTRITION POLICY, CROP DIVERSIFICATION, MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH, Maternal and Child Health
Region: Malawi, Tanzania, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 610,000.00

Project

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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