All projects related to Tanzania

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Because of the prevalence and intensity of poverty, populations in sub-Saharan Africa are highly vulnerable to the negative impacts of climate change, particularly those who depend on an environment that is already degraded.
Start Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2007
End Date: Monday, February 28, 2011
Topic: CLIMATE CHANGE, ADAPTATION TO CHANGE, AGRICULTURAL INNOVATIONS, AGRICULTURAL PLANNING
Region: Ghana, Mali, Mozambique, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 1,319,800.00

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Africa's Great Lakes region is home to violent and prolonged conflicts that cause a lot of suffering and block socioeconomic progress.
Start Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2007
End Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Topic: CONFLICT RESOLUTION, PEACE RESEARCH
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Burundi, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Republic of Congo, Sudan
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 357,500.00

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IDRC has invested considerable resources in the area of Internet infrastructure for tertiary institutions in Africa, the assumption being that improved bandwidth will enable African scholars to keep up with the latest developments in their fields.
Start Date: Friday, July 14, 2006
End Date: Wednesday, January 14, 2009
Topic: ELECTRONIC PUBLISHING, PERIODICALS, RESEARCH RESULTS
Region: South of Sahara, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa
Total Funding: CA$ 128,000.00

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Poverty reduction through growth is the idea behind the market-oriented reforms that Tanzania has undertaken since the mid-1980s.
Start Date: Monday, December 4, 2006
End Date: Sunday, July 5, 2009
Topic: ECONOMIC REFORM, ECONOMIC LIBERALIZATION, Poverty alleviation, ECONOMIC BEHAVIOUR, ECONOMIC GROWTH, MICROECONOMICS
Region: Tanzania, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 193,000.00

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Although information and communication technologies (ICTs) have been shown to promote economic growth, the precise links between ICTs and poverty reduction are unclear.
Start Date: Wednesday, November 1, 2006
End Date: Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Topic: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, Economic and social development, Poverty alleviation, HOUSEHOLD SURVEYS
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania
Total Funding: CA$ 1,499,900.00

Project

Donor organizations increasingly support the idea that civil society organizations should be involved in the process of national education reform.
Start Date: Monday, January 30, 2006
End Date: Monday, July 30, 2007
Topic: SOCIAL PARTICIPATION, Civil society, EDUCATIONAL REFORM
Region: Mali, North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Kenya, Tanzania, Burkina Faso
Program: Maternal and Child Health
Total Funding: CA$ 24,930.00

Project

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

Project

Tobacco consumption in Tanzania rose by 20% between 2002 and 2007, and is predicted to increase by a further 46% by 2016.
Start Date: Friday, September 25, 2009
End Date: Saturday, September 25, 2010
Topic: PREVENTIVE MEDICINE, SMOKING, TAXATION, TOBACCO
Region: Tanzania, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 42,300.00

Project

The onset of decentralization in a number of African countries provides an opportunity to investigate questions of women's space and citizenship in the state process.
Start Date: Thursday, February 9, 2006
End Date: Tuesday, September 4, 2007
Topic: Gender, ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE, DECENTRALIZATION, GENDER ANALYSIS, LOCAL GOVERNMENT, RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS, WOMEN'S PARTICIPATION, WOMEN'S RIGHTS
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 82,563.00

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