All projects related to south africa

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This research project will generate evidence on how women's political participation influences the connection between economic growth and women's economic empowerment.
Start Date: Thursday, July 16, 2015
Topic: Gender, ECONOMIC GROWTH, EMPOWERMENT, POLICY MAKING, POLITICAL PARTICIPATION, South Asia, WOMEN, WOMEN'S PARTICIPATION
Region: North of Sahara, South of Sahara, United Kingdom, United States, South Africa
Program: Growth and Economic Opportunities for Women
Total Funding: CA$ 337,100.00

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Livestock production is a critical industry in Africa, but suffers large losses to preventable viral infections.
Start Date: Friday, July 11, 2014
Topic: FOOD SECURITY, SMALL FARMS, LIVESTOCK FEEDING, FOOD INDUSTRY, VACCINES
Region: Kenya, South Africa, Canada, North of Sahara, South of Sahara
Program: Canadian International Food Security Research Fund
Total Funding: CA$ 4,973,300.00

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Incidents of sexual violence against girls and young women are finally receiving global media coverage.
Start Date: Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Topic: VIOLENCE, SEXUAL ABUSE, Gender, GIRLS, INFORMATION DISSEMINATION, MEDIA, METHODOLOGY, POLICY MAKING, WOMEN
Region: South Africa, Canada
Program: International Partnerships for Sustainable Societies
Total Funding: CA$ 2,400,000.00

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As urban populations grow in developing countries, promoting inclusive growth that ensures food security for all is critical.
Start Date: Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Topic: FOOD SECURITY, Gender, ECONOMIC GROWTH, EMPLOYMENT CREATION, ENTREPRENEURSHIP, WOMEN, YOUTH
Region: China, India, Jamaica, Kenya, Mexico, Mozambique, South Africa, Canada
Program: International Partnerships for Sustainable Societies
Total Funding: CA$ 2,500,000.00

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As 2015 approaches, the international community is critically assessing the delivery of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), which were established in 2000.
Start Date: Friday, May 3, 2013
End Date: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Topic: RESEARCH NETWORKS, CROSS CULTURAL ANALYSIS, DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, FUTURE STUDIES, LOCAL LEVEL, POLICY MAKING, SOCIAL PROBLEMS
Region: South Asia, North of Sahara, South of Sahara, North and Central America, South America, Central Asia, Far East Asia, Bangladesh, South Africa
Program: Think Tank Initiative
Total Funding: CA$ 692,000.00

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This study will adopt a groundbreaking approach to understanding and responding to urban violence in two cities: Cape Town and Rio de Janeiro.
Start Date: Friday, December 21, 2012
Topic: SOCIAL INEQUALITY, VIOLENCE, Poverty, GENDER ANALYSIS, South Africa, South Africa, South Africa, URBAN AREAS
Region: Brazil, South Africa, United Kingdom, South America, West Indies
Program: Governance and Justice, Safe and Inclusive Cities
Total Funding: CA$ 499,600.00

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In today's rapidly urbanizing world, cities offer economic opportunity and social mobility, yet they are also places of violence for increasingly large numbers of residents.
Start Date: Friday, December 21, 2012
Topic: Poverty, VIOLENCE, SOCIAL CONFLICTS, Gender, MARGINALITY, URBAN POLICY, URBAN POPULATION
Region: Brazil, India, South Africa, United Kingdom
Program: Governance and Justice, Safe and Inclusive Cities
Total Funding: CA$ 502,300.00

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The Violence Prevention through Urban Upgrading (VPUU) project, funded jointly by the German Development Bank and the City of Cape Town in South Africa, is a prime example of an evidence-based intervention for violence prevention that was designed to address all urban violence determining factors.
Start Date: Friday, December 21, 2012
Topic: LOW INCOME GROUPS, COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, CRIME PREVENTION, EVALUATION TECHNIQUES, LOCAL LEVEL, PARTICIPATORY RESEARCH, SOCIAL PROBLEMS, URBAN AREAS, VICTIMS
Region: South Africa, United Kingdom
Program: Governance and Justice, Safe and Inclusive Cities
Total Funding: CA$ 498,700.00

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A number of factors cause urban violence-and they require both short and long-term interventions.
Start Date: Friday, December 21, 2012
Topic: Poverty, SOCIAL INEQUALITY, Social Policy, EVALUATION TECHNIQUES, GOVERNMENT, LOCAL LEVEL, RESEARCH CAPACITY, SOCIAL PROBLEMS, URBAN COMMUNITIES
Region: South Africa, United Kingdom
Program: Governance and Justice, Safe and Inclusive Cities
Total Funding: CA$ 525,010.00

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The context of development assistance is changing, with private financial flows now well exceeding official development assistance levels.
Start Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2012
End Date: Thursday, July 31, 2014
Topic: DEVELOPMENT AID, DATA ANALYSIS, HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE, INFORMATION DISSEMINATION, PRIVATE INVESTMENT
Region: Brazil, South America, China, Far East Asia, India, South Africa, North of Sahara, South of Sahara, North and Central America, Central Asia, South Asia
Total Funding: CA$ 95,730.00

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