All projects related to south africa

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The Western Cape is South Africa's most valuable agricultural area and makes a substantial contribution to the country's balance of payments.
Start Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2007
End Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Topic: CLIMATE CHANGE, WATER CONSERVATION, ADAPTATION TO CHANGE, FORECASTING TECHNIQUES, WATER MANAGEMENT, WEATHER FORECASTS
Region: South Africa, South of Sahara
Program: Climate Change
Total Funding: CA$ 999,749.00

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Recent years have seen renewed recognition of the importance of science, technology and innovation (STI) for development.
Start Date: Friday, January 26, 2007
End Date: Monday, October 26, 2009
Topic: Science and Technology, GENETIC ENGINEERING, BIOTECHNOLOGY, HUMAN GENETICS, MEDICAL RESEARCH
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, Egypt, Canada
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 311,970.00

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IDRC has invested in the development of three regional networks focused on issues of inclusive information and communication technology (ICT) policy and regulation: Latin America - REDIS/DIRSI (103371), Asia - LIRNEAsia (103017).
Start Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2006
End Date: Monday, September 1, 2008
Topic: COMMUNICATION POLICY, REGIONAL COOPERATION, TELECOMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS
Region: Sri Lanka, Uruguay, Denmark, Netherlands, South Africa, United Kingdom
Program: Networked Economies
Total Funding: CA$ 275,439.00

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Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS) is an network of researchers established in 1996 that seeks to provide the Government of South Africa, civil society and the region with independent advice on economic policy, with a particular focus on trade and industrial issues.
Start Date: Friday, February 2, 2007
End Date: Thursday, March 18, 2010
Topic: TRADE POLICY, RESEARCH NETWORKS, INDUSTRIAL POLICY
Region: South Africa, South of Sahara
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 1,000,000.00

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This project emerged from a need to better understand the obstacles beyond legal frameworks faced by women in accessing land and other productive resources.
Start Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2007
End Date: Sunday, September 26, 2010
Topic: LAND TENURE, GENDER EQUALITY, Gender, CULTURAL FACTORS, GENDER ANALYSIS
Region: South of Sahara, Uganda, South Africa
Program: Agriculture and Food Security
Total Funding: CA$ 1,676,800.00

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Tax policies in developing countries, and indeed around the world, are under continued reform.
Start Date: Tuesday, August 1, 2006
End Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2009
Topic: FISCAL POLICY, SOCIAL WELFARE, CONSUMPTION TAX, GENDER ANALYSIS, TAX REFORM
Region: Argentina, South America, India, Kenya, Mexico, North and Central America, North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Central Asia, Far East Asia, South Asia, South Africa
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 675,037.00

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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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Agrifood markets in developing and transition countries are undergoing rapid change.
Start Date: Monday, July 24, 2006
End Date: Monday, December 8, 2008
Topic: Globalization, AGRICULTURAL MARKETS, AGRICULTURAL POLICY, FOOD CROPS, MODERNIZATION, SMALLHOLDERS
Region: China, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Turkey, Zambia, Poland, South Africa
Program: Employment and Growth
Total Funding: CA$ 677,200.00

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For several decades, a variety of Canadian academic and nonacademic programs have enabled young Canadians to undertake international practicums through volunteer and work abroad programs.
Start Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2007
End Date: Friday, July 6, 2012
Topic: International cooperation, DEVELOPMENT EDUCATION, VOLUNTEERS, YOUTH
Region: Guatemala, North and Central America, Jamaica, Malawi, Peru, South America, Far East Asia, Viet Nam, South Africa, North of Sahara, South of Sahara, Central Asia, South Asia, West Indies
Program: Foundations for Innovation
Total Funding: CA$ 242,600.00

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The quality of diets within Africa food systems appears to be getting worse as evidenced by the increase in micronutrient deficiencies, chronic diseases and low resistance to infectious diseases.
Start Date: Monday, December 17, 2007
End Date: Friday, June 17, 2011
Topic: CROP DIVERSIFICATION, DIET, FOOD CROPS, MICRONUTRIENTS
Region: Benin, Kenya, South Africa, South of Sahara
Program: Food, Environment, and Health
Total Funding: CA$ 501,800.00

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