All projects related to nepal

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This project will endeavor to enhance livelihood opportunities for the rural poor in Nepal by bringing research findings, mainly from earlier IDRC-supported work, into effective use.
Start Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2009
End Date: Thursday, October 20, 2011
Topic: Forest resources, Poverty alleviation, COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION, DISADVANTAGED GROUPS, FOREST MANAGEMENT, FOREST PRODUCTS, FOREST UTILIZATION, INCOME GENERATION, SOCIAL FORESTRY
Region: Nepal, Central Asia, Far East Asia, South Asia
Program: Agriculture and Food Security
Total Funding: CA$ 83,800.00

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In South Asia, people's social, political and cultural aspirations often get articulated as movements for territorially defined political change.
Start Date: Tuesday, February 3, 2009
End Date: Friday, June 1, 2012
Topic: DEMOCRATIZATION, NATIONALISM, Bangladesh, Bangladesh, BOUNDARIES, ETHNIC GROUPS, India, India, India, Nepal, Nepal, Pakistan, Pakistan, REGIONAL ANALYSIS, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka
Region: Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Central Asia, Far East Asia, South Asia
Program: Governance and Justice
Total Funding: CA$ 402,800.00

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Shifting cultivation has generally been subject to policies that are geared toward eradicating the system altogether, whether by banning the practice or inducing farmers to take up alternative employment.
Start Date: Thursday, October 16, 2008
End Date: Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Topic: LAND TENURE, AGRARIAN POLICY, AGRARIAN STRUCTURE, AGRICULTURAL POLICY, AGROFORESTRY, SHIFTING CULTIVATION
Region: Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Central Asia, Far East Asia, South Asia, India
Program: Agriculture and Food Security
Total Funding: CA$ 702,600.00

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The exponential growth of data storage capability coupled with the rise of social media and Internet business applications means that companies and governments now have the ability to capture and maintain every facet of an individual's digital life.
Start Date: Tuesday, March 23, 2010
End Date: Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Topic: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, Internet, PRIVACY PROTECTION, LEGISLATION
Region: Bangladesh, Far East Asia, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia, Nepal, Philippines, Pakistan, Thailand, Central Asia, South Asia
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 1,153,373.00

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In Asia, demographic pressure has strained the education sector to the point that many countries may not meet their education targets within the Millennium Development Goals by 2015.
Start Date: Friday, January 1, 2010
End Date: Tuesday, January 1, 2013
Topic: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, ADULT EDUCATION, DISTANCE STUDY, EDUCATIONAL RADIO, TEACHING AIDS
Region: Central Asia, Far East Asia, South Asia, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Japan
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 1,200,000.00

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This grant will allow the Association for Stimulating Know-how (ASK), an organization based in India with South Asian reach, to facilitate exchange between evaluation experts in South Asia through the creation and support of a community of experts.
Start Date: Tuesday, April 1, 2008
End Date: Thursday, November 20, 2014
Topic: EVALUATION TECHNIQUES
Region: South Asia, Central Asia, Far East Asia, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Pakistan
Total Funding: CA$ 390,500.00

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The South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE) seeks to build research capacity in the area of poverty, economic development and environmental change in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, the Maldives and Sri Lanka.
Start Date: Wednesday, January 9, 2008
End Date: Saturday, January 1, 2011
Topic: ADAPTATION TO CHANGE, RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS
Region: Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Central Asia, Far East Asia, South Asia, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Pakistan
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 688,200.00

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Land use change is pervasive in the Eastern Himalayas, driven by population growth, socioeconomic development, urbanization and technology.
Start Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2008
End Date: Monday, November 7, 2011
Topic: NUTRITION, PESTICIDES, ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH, WATER BORNE DISEASES, WATER QUALITY
Region: China, Far East Asia, Nepal, Central Asia, South Asia
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 500,769.00

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The second generation of telecentres has seen the emergence of national-level networks in various parts of the word including the Ugandan Telecentre Network, Mission 2007 in India and Mission Swaabhimaan in Nepal.
Start Date: Thursday, September 6, 2007
End Date: Saturday, January 23, 2010
Topic: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, Internet, COMMUNITY FACILITIES, COMPUTERS, INFORMATION CENTRES
Region: Bangladesh, Central Asia, Far East Asia, South Asia, India, Malaysia, Nepal, Viet Nam, Thailand
Total Funding: CA$ 137,926.00

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The two earlier phases of this project (003320 and 101277) led to the creation or strengthening of 18 local stakeholder groups and resulted in a new Animal Slaughtering and Meat Inspection Act, modification of the Nepal Food Act, modification of the Garbage Disposal Act, revisions to the Kathmandu Valley Housing Plan and revisions to the Nepal Drinking Water and Sewerage Plan.
Start Date: Wednesday, August 8, 2007
End Date: Thursday, July 8, 2010
Topic: ADVOCACY, ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH, INFECTIOUS DISEASES, LEGISLATION, PUBLIC HEALTH, SANITATION SERVICES
Region: Nepal, Central Asia, Far East Asia, South Asia
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 164,000.00

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