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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.
Topic(s): AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA, EMPOWERMENT, ECONOMIC GROWTH, POLITICAL PARTICIPATION, POLICY MAKING, SOUTH ASIA, WOMEN'S PARTICIPATION, WOMEN
Region(s): Africa
Total Funding: CA$ 337,100.00

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Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire are neighbouring countries with similar resource endowments and socio-cultural environments but very different economic development strategies.
Topic(s): EMPLOYMENT CREATION, ECONOMIC GROWTH, COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION, WOMEN, EMPOWERMENT, COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS
Region(s): Africa
Total Funding: CA$ 336,800.00

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Women's economic empowerment can improve if globalization and urbanization lead to greater opportunities for employment.
Topic(s): EMPOWERMENT, POLICY MAKING, EMPLOYMENT CREATION, WOMEN, URBANIZATION, LABOUR MARKET, Globalization
Region(s): Africa, Asia, Latin America, Middle East
Total Funding: CA$ 2,166,300.00

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This project aims to develop policy guidelines and training material on how to promote women's well-being and economic growth.
Topic(s): TRAINING, POLICY MAKING, ECONOMIC GROWTH, EMPLOYMENT, EMPOWERMENT, AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA, SOUTH ASIA, WOMEN
Region(s): Africa, Asia, Latin America, Middle East
Total Funding: CA$ 2,255,300.00

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This project will identify interventions that foster economic empowerment among women directly affected by the conflict in northern Sri Lanka.
Topic(s): EMPOWERMENT, SOUTH ASIA, POLICY MAKING, ECONOMIC RECOVERY, ECONOMIC LOSS, WOMEN, GENDER ANALYSIS
Region(s): Sri Lanka
Total Funding: CA$ 719,000.00

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This project will provide empirical evidence on the constraints and opportunities for women's economic empowerment in artisanal and small scale mining (ASM), and on the impact of regulatory reforms.
Topic(s): AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA, WOMEN, SMALL SCALE INDUSTRY, AFRICA, ECONOMIC GROWTH, EMPOWERMENT, Mining
Total Funding: CA$ 996,088.00

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This project will evaluate the impact of affordable childcare in rural Rajasthan, India.
Topic(s): CHILD CARE SERVICES, SOUTH ASIA, INDIA, EMPOWERMENT, POLICY MAKING, SOCIAL INEQUALITY, WOMEN, DECISION MAKING
Region(s): India
Total Funding: CA$ 1,000,171.00

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This project will evaluate the impact of India's Mahila Samakhya (MS), the world's largest government program to empower women.
Topic(s): EDUCATION, SOCIAL NORMS, SOCIAL CHANGE, ECONOMIC CHANGE, WOMEN, GENDER ANALYSIS
Region(s): India
Total Funding: CA$ 902,300.00

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This project will examine how Conditional Cash Transfers (CCTs) can help poor women overcome economic vulnerabilities, and assess their potential to transform gender relations at home and in the community in Tanzania.
Topic(s): WOMEN, GENDER RELATIONS, WOMEN'S ROLE, Poverty alleviation, ECONOMIC GROWTH, AFRICA
Region(s): Tanzania
Total Funding: CA$ 816,300.00

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This project will evaluate the impact of skills training on women's livelihoods in rural Pakistan.
Topic(s): EMPOWERMENT, TRAINING, WOMEN WORKERS, PAKISTAN, WOMEN, SOUTH ASIA, GENDER EQUALITY, WOMEN'S PARTICIPATION
Region(s): South Asia
Total Funding: CA$ 904,600.00

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