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Senegal – International Development Projects

The list below is divided into two categories. The first category contains projects that take place entirely in the selected country. The second category contains multi-country projects that take place partly in this country. Regional projects that cannot be attributed to specific countries are found in the "multiple country" lists by region (see A-Z Country Index).

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Senegal

(projects undertaken in this country only)

Support for the Education Sector - Strengthening Capacity at the Local Level

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-26 — 2015-03-31

Description: This initiative aims to support the administrative decentralization of the education sector in Senegal. The initiative supports the government in strengthening the capacities of personnel at the local...

Public School Investment Program

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-25 — 2014-12-30

Description: This initiative aims to support the Government of Senegal to ensure that boys and girls have better access to education. It also seeks to improve the quality and management of the education system in ...

Support for the Education Sector - Poverty, Inequality and Gender Analysis

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-02-01 — 2014-03-31

Description: This project seeks to reduce poverty in Senegal more rapidly by ensuring the availability of up-to-date data on poverty and gender inequality. The initiative seeks to contribute to more evidence-based...

Support to Learning Development and Integration Project

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-01-02 — 2017-06-30

Description: This project aims to reduce poverty among Senegalese youth by improving their employment opportunities. It is intended to improve the quality of vocational training in the Thiès, Fatick, Diourbel and ...

Integrated Support to Food Security and Nutrition

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-11-13 — 2015-10-05

Description: This project aims to improve nutrition and agricultural production in food-insecure areas. Some project activities include: (i) the creation of social safety nets (distribution of cash vouchers and es...

Program Support Unit - Senegal - 2011-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-12-30 — 2014-12-31

Description: The Program Support Unit is a structure that aims to support CIDA and the Governement of Senegal in the planning, implementation and monitoring of CIDA's Development Program in Senegal through sectora...

Support to Rice Production Project for Food Security in Senegal

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-03-08 — 2014-12-31

Description: The goal of the project is to help Senegal to achieve rice self-sufficiency and to reduce poverty by supporting the National Program for Rice Self-sufficiency. The purpose of the Program is to increas...

Land Use and Economic Development of the Niayes Region

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-11-23 — 2018-03-29

Description: The goal of the Program for Land Use and Economic Development of Niayes (PADEN) is to help to increase production and marketing of onions, garlic, potatoes, beans, tomatoes, cabbages, limes, watermelo...

Economic Development of Casamance Programme

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-10-06 — 2014-05-30

Description: This project seeks to contribute to the economic development of the Casamance region by supporting about 10,000 small-scale producers (women and men) active in the honey, mango, cashew, and banana sup...

Curriculum Training for Basic Education Teachers Using a Competency-based Approach

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-03-30 — 2014-09-30

Description: For many years now, to achieve results in terms of quality and access, Senegal has drawn on the Canadian skills-based approach to reform its basic education curriculum and its vocational and technical...

Microfinance Data Processing Centres in Senegal

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-03-26 — 2014-03-31

Description: This project is designed to provide Senegal with modern, affordable and computerized services for microfinance institution members. Development International Desjardins (DID) aims to establish one com...

Senegal National Geomatics Plan

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-01-14 — 2015-03-31

Description: The project aims to support the Government of Senegal in developing a national geomatics plan, while building its capacities to retrieve, process, analyze, and disseminate information needed for sound...

Participation in Institutional Funding - Microfinance

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2008-03-26 — 2014-06-30

Description: The purpose of this project is to support the Government of Senegal in implementing its microfinance sector policy action plan. The project focuses on two areas of intervention: the supply of tailored...

Support for the Education Sector in Senegal - Capacity Building

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2007-12-18 — 2014-06-30

Description: This initiative aims to enhance the efficiency of Senegal’s education system. The project provides technical and management expertise to ministries involved in implementing budget support in the educa...

Support for the Education Sector in Senegal - Monitoring

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2007-12-18 — 2014-06-30

Description: This monitoring and evaluation initiative is a component of the Canadian budget support for the education sector in Senegal. This funding is allocated to monitor and evaluate budget support for the ed...

Technical Assistance to the Informal Economy Program

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2007-11-01 — 2013-12-31

Description: This project aims to improve Canada’s support for the informal economy sector. It also monitors initiatives in Senegal, via technical support provided by a Canadian cooperant.

Strengthening Capacities in the Education Sector

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2007-08-15 — 2015-07-30

Description: The goal of this project is to help improve the performance of Canadian assistance for education in Senegal, and to achieve significant results in education. The project aims to support the Government...

Agricultural Market Development Program

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2007-04-02 — 2013-12-31

Description: Canada contributes funding for this Ministry of Agriculture program, along with other donors, including the World Bank, which is the lead donor. The program aims to create favourable conditions for th...

Decentralized Fund for Appropriation and Dialogue

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2005-09-30 — 2014-03-31

Description: The project aims to promote local ownership, partnership and coordination in the design, implementation and steering of policies in Senegal in areas such as poverty reduction. The activities contrib...

Technical Assistance to Land Use and Economic Development of the Niayes Region

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2003-07-18 — 2016-03-31

Description: This project supports the Government of Senegal in developing a land use development plan for the Great Coast of Senegal (Niayes region). The plan is expected to serve as a land use management and dev...

Popular Economy Building

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2000-03-01 — 2014-03-31

Description: After the Government of Senegal approved the Microfinance Sector Policy Letter (LPS) in 2005, this project focused on microfinance to improve the rate of economic activity in the country. The project ...

Support to Senegal's Transition in the Education Sector

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-02-14 — 2013-03-28

Description: The project aims to improve the effectiveness of the education system at all levels, by supporting the Government of Senegal in the transition from its 2001 2011 Ten year Education and Training Progra...

Strengthening Food Security in the Niayes and Casamance Regions

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-03-16 — 2013-07-31

Description: The purpose of this project is to improve food security, or access to safe, nutritious and sufficient food, for communities by supporting market garden production in Les Niayes and rice production in ...

Support to Agricultural Capacity Strengthening

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-03-11 — 2013-06-28

Description: The project aims to enhance food security, or access to safe, sufficient and nutritious food, for approximately 259,000 people in the Casamance, Fatick, Kaolack, Kaffrine, Tamba, Kédougou, Louga and M...

Integrated Education Quality Services Project

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2009-03-04 — 2013-09-30

Description: The project aims to improve the learning environment at 500 schools in four regions of Senegal. The project improves learning conditions (physical, health, and nutrition). The project also aims to imp...

Integrated Education Quality Services Project - Monitoring

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2009-03-04 — 2013-09-30

Description: This project represents funds set aside for monitoring and evaluation of the Integrated Education Quality Services project. For administrative reasons, sometimes the funds identified for this purpose ...

Program Support Unit - Senegal - 2008-2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2008-04-01 — 2012-05-31

Description: The Canadian Cooperation Support Unit is a structure that aims to support CIDA and the Governement of Senegal in the planning, implementation and monitoring of CIDA's Development Program in Senegal th...

Support for the Education Sector

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2007-12-18 — 2012-12-31

Description: This initiative forms the cornerstone of Canada’s support in achieving development objectives in education in Senegal, especially the second Millennium Development Goal. The main focus of this contrib...

Senegal Agricultural Markets Development Program | Monitoring

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2007-04-02 — 2012-03-30

Description: This component of the project represents funds set aside for monitoring and evaluation of the Senegal Agricultural Markets Development Program. For administrative reasons, sometimes the funds identifi...

Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) - Senegal - 2011-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-04-01 — 2012-03-31

Description: The Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) is designed to support small projects proposed and implemented by local organizations in Senegal. In providing funding for small projects that offer direct...

School Feeding Program in Senegal (Casamance Region) - WFP 2010-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-09-09 — 2013-07-11

Description: This project is one of a number of CIDA contributions to the World Food Programme’s (WFP) school feeding program. Over the past four decades, WFP has become the world's foremost provider of school mea...

Food Security and Nutrition Support - Community Cereal Banks

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-30 — 2013-08-30

Description: The project aims to increase food security, or access to safe, nutritious and sufficient food, for the most vulnerable populations in line with the Emergency Social Program of the Government of Senega...

Food Security and Nutrition Support - Early Warning System

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-30 — 2013-08-30

Description: The project aims to increase food security, or access to safe, nutritious and sufficient food, for the most vulnerable populations in line with the Emergency Social Program of the Government of Senega...

Casamance Support Fund

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-01-07 — 2011-12-21

Description: The goal of the Casamance support fund is to help halve the incidence of poverty in Senegalese households by 2015. Its purpose is to contribute to the sustainable economic development of the Casamance...

Niayes Support Fund

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-01-04 — 2013-03-28

Description: The goal of the Niayes Support Fund is to help halve the incidence of poverty in Senegalese households by 2015. Its purpose is to contribute to the sustainable economic development of the Niayes regio...

School Feeding Program in Senegal - World Food Programme 2009-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-09-17 — 2011-12-30

Description: This project is one of a number of CIDA contributions to the World Food Programme’s (WFP) school feeding program. Over the past four decades, WFP has become the world's foremost provider of school mea...

Support for the Education Sector in Senegal - Public Expenditure Review

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-09-01 — 2010-05-03

Description: This initiative is a component of budget support for the education sector in Senegal and allows a public expenditure review of the education sector in Senegal.

Food Emergency Social Program Support Project - Food Aid Component

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-10-08 — 2012-03-30

Description: The Food Emergency Social Program Support Project aims to respond to the current food crisis by improving the food security of the most vulnerable in the hardest-hit rural areas. This project helps th...

Food Emergency Social Program Support Project - Iodized Salt Component

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-10-08 — 2012-03-30

Description: The Food Emergency Social Program Support Project aims to respond to the current food crisis by improving the food security of the most vulnerable in the hardest-hit rural areas. The Project helps the...

Strengthening Primary Education

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2007-03-13 — 2010-05-28

Description: This project aims to help improve the quality of basic education through the Ten-year Education and Training Program, and the learning conditions of rural primary school pupils. To bridge gaps in sc...



Senegal and other countries

(projects undertaken in this country and other countries)

Enhancing Farmers Access to Markets in East and West Africa

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-01-15 — 2018-12-31

Description: The project aims to improve the livelihoods of small-scale African farmers by increasing their access to local, regional, and international markets. This would be achieved by: (1) working with industr...

World Food Programme - School Feeding Program 2013-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-09-26 — 2014-01-01

Description: This project is one of a number of Canada’s contributions to the United Nations World Food Programme’s (WFP) school feeding program. Over the past four decades, WFP has become the world's foremost pro...

Solar Technology for the West African Economic and Monetary Union

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-04-05 — 2018-08-05

Description: The purpose of this project is to establish the Institute for Training in Applied Solar Technology (IFTSA) at the University of Ouagadougou, thereby creating a regional centre of excellence in advance...

Improving Nutrition through Homestead Food Production

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-27 — 2016-03-31

Description: This project aims to improve the nutrition of women and young children in select target populations in three or four countries in sub-Saharan Africa. The project seeks to improve nutrition by providin...

Université du Québec à Trois Rivières - International Internships 2013-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-27 — 2014-03-31

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

Support to the African Mineral Development Centre

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-15 — 2018-09-15

Description: The African Mineral Development Centre (AMDC) aims to provide strategic technical advice and assistance on mineral development issues to the African Union, African Regional Economic Communities and me...

Support to the African Mineral Development Centre - Advisory Services

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-15 — 2018-09-15

Description: This project represents funds set aside for advisory services and evaluation of the African Mineral Development Centre project. For administrative reasons, sometimes the funds identified for this purp...

World Vision Canada - International Internships 2013-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-08 — 2014-03-31

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

World Renew - International Internships 2013-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-07 — 2014-03-31

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

Regional Food Assistance - World Food Programme 2013

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-04 — 2014-06-30

Description: January 28, 2013 - Established in 1961, the World Food Programme (WFP) is the food assistance arm of the United Nations, and is the largest humanitarian organization fighting hunger in the world. WFP ...

Protecting Adolescent Health and Rights

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-01-23 — 2017-04-30

Description: The project supports adolescents, particularly girls aged 13-18, in 71 communities in Nigeria and Senegal where teenagers are exposed to high levels of risk to their health. The project is designed to...

Senegal-Gambia Agro-Ecological Villages

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-07-19 — 2016-11-30

Description: This project seeks to enhance food security or access to safe, nutritious and sufficient food, reduce poverty, and create sustainable livelihoods through agro-ecological farming. Agro-ecological farmi...

Systems Approach to Improving and Sustaining Food Security in West Africa

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-04-24 — 2017-08-30

Description: The project aims to improve the food security of people living in poor rural communities in Ghana, Mali, Sierra Leone and Senegal to ensure that they have access to safe, nutritious and sufficient foo...

Accelerating Nutrition Improvements in Sub-Saharan Africa - Surveillance

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-03-29 — 2015-06-30

Description: The World Health Organization's Accelerating Nutrition Improvements project is designed to support government efforts to strengthen nutrition surveillance in eleven high-burden countries in Sub-Sahara...

Economic Growth Through Access to Financial Services

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-04-01 — 2015-09-30

Description: This program aims to contribute to economic growth and improved socio-economic conditions for disadvantaged populations. Working in 19 countries, the project focuses on three priorities: (1) improving...

Support to Rice Research in Africa II

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-03-25 — 2015-04-30

Description: The project aims to help address the issue of rice production capacity in Africa by supporting local rice farmers, processors and marketers in applying new technologies and techniques for producing qu...

Support to Agricultural Research in West and Central Africa - II

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-03-15 — 2016-10-17

Description: This project aims to support the institutional capacity building and research activities of the West and Central African Council for Agricultural Research and Development (WECARD). The goal of this su...

Support to Agricultural Research in West and Central Africa - II - Monitoring

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-03-15 — 2016-10-17

Description: This project represents funds set aside for monitoring and evaluation of the project Support to Agricultural Research in West and Central Africa. This component of the project supports monitoring an...

YMCA Canada - International Internships 2011-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-01-06 — 2014-03-15

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

University of Winnipeg - Global College - International Internships 2011-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-12-22 — 2014-03-15

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

Promoting African Grassroots Economic Security Through Education and Skills (PAGES)

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-08-11 — 2015-09-30

Description: The project aims to improve access to basic education and sustainable livelihoods for more than 200,000 children and youth, men and women, by reducing the intergenerational effects of household povert...

USC Canada - Program 2010-2015

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-06-29 — 2015-08-31

Description: This program contributes to enhanced food security by: (1) significantly increasing the production of food for 15,000 households; (2) stimulating sustainable economic growth by promoting community eco...

Students for Development 2010-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-04-15 — 2014-03-31

Description: The Students for Development 2010-2014 (SFD) program aims to provide Canadian and developing-country senior level university students with work experience that complements their fields of study and ca...

Resource Efficient Agriculture Production Canada - International Internships 2010-2013

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-03-25 — 2013-10-31

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

Global Food Response Program (GFRP)

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-02-24 — 2013-03-28

Description: This project supports the Global Food Crisis Response Program (GFRP), a World Bank crisis facility designed to assist countries in responding to the food crisis. It aims to minimize the threat posed b...

Better Access to Health and Education Services

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-08-24 — 2014-08-31

Description: This program aims to improve health services and to ensure their sustainability. Program activities support Collaboration santé international’s local partners involved in development projects, by prov...

Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa - Phase III

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-07-14 — 2014-06-16

Description: This project contributes to the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) goal of achieving 6% growth per year in the agricultural sector Africa-wide by 2015. The project supports...

Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa III - Monitoring

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-07-14 — 2014-06-16

Description: This project represents funds set aside for monitoring and evaluation of the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa III project as well as for administrative purposes and contingencies. For adminis...

Canadian Crossroads International - Volunteer Sending 2009-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-07-01 — 2014-07-31

Description: This volunteer sending program supports 459 volunteer placements which contribute to the development objectives of 30 developing-country organizations in collaboration with 30 Canadian organizations. ...

Canadian Executive Service Organization (CESO) - Volunteer Cooperation 2009-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-07-01 — 2014-07-31

Description: This program supports 1,200 volunteer advisor assignments in Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Colombia, Guyana, Honduras, Philippines and Senegal. The program aims to: (1) provide support to build the...

WUSC-CECI (Uniterra) - Volunteer Sending 2009-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-07-01 — 2014-03-31

Description: The Uniterra international voluntary program aims to contribute to poverty reduction and sustainable development through national and regional sectoral approaches in 13 developing countries with the s...

Enhancing HIV Prevention Programs

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-03-27 — 2014-09-30

Description: The main objective of this initiative is to avert HIV infections among high-risk populations. The Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH) is supporting, through a sub-granting process, the...

Pan Africa Bean Research Alliance - Phase IV

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-03-24 — 2014-09-30

Description: The Pan-Africa Bean Research Alliance (PABRA) focuses on improving bean crop production in order to increase the nutrition and food security of rural populations (with a focus on women and children). ...

Community-Based Treatment for Children in Africa

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-03-20 — 2013-03-31

Description: This project represents CIDA’s continuing contribution to the International Rescue Committee’s (IRC) “Bringing Life-Saving Treatment to Children: A Commodities Approach” program. The goal of the progr...

Canadian International Immunization Initiative (CIII) - Phase II (WHO)

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-03-18 — 2011-03-31

Description: This grant is part of CIDA's continued support to the Canadian International Immunization Initiative (CIII). The goal of the CIII is to increase and intensify immunization services for children at ris...

Canadian Francophonie Scholarship Program (CFSP)

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-03-01 — 2014-05-31

Description: The Canadian Francophonie Scholarship Program (CFSP) is a scholarship program designed to build institutional capacities by training nationals of 37 developing countries of La Francophonie. The CFSP...

YMCA Canada - Program 2009-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-01-28 — 2014-04-30

Description: This program aims to improve the health, safety and financial security of developing-country youth, particularly young women, and to prevent the marginalization of children and youth by facilitating t...

African Parliamentary Strengthening: Budget Oversight and Accountability

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-01-19 — 2014-03-31

Description: The objective of this project, coordinated by the Parliamentary Centre, is to increase parliamentary budget oversight capacity and accountability and create more transparent national budget processes ...

African Parliamentary Strengthening: Budget Oversight and Accountability - Monitoring

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-01-19 — 2014-07-31

Description: This project represents funds set aside for monitoring and evaluation of the African Parliamentary Strengthening: Budget Oversight and Accountability project as well as for administrative purposes and...

Education for Employment

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2008-09-30 — 2014-03-31

Description: This project aims to reduce poverty by promoting private sector development through the training of workers and the support of micro-enterprises in sectors of the economy where there is a lack of qual...

Capacity-Building of the Permanent Interstates Committee for Drought Control

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2007-01-17 — 2014-01-31

Description: This project aims to enhance the impact of the Permanent Interstates Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel (CILSS) in West African food security (access to safe, nutritious and sufficient food), ...

Municipal Development Partnership Support

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2005-04-12 — 2014-04-04

Description: This project aims to build democracy and local governance to improve the sustainable living conditions in the cities and communities of West and Central Africa. The main objective is to enable the M...

Sahel Crisis - IFRC 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-09-24 — 2013-07-31

Description: With Canada’s support, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) provides humanitarian assistance to vulnerable populations in Senegal (258,000 beneficiaries), Burkin...

World Food Programme School Feeding Program 2012-2013

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-08-24 — 2013-03-31

Description: This project aims to save lives, alleviate suffering, and maintain human dignity where people do not have access to safe, nutritious and sufficient food. This project is one of a number of Canada's co...

Sahel Crisis - United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-08-23 — 2013-08-31

Description: With CIDA support, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) is mobilizing and coordinating humanitarian response to the food and nutrition crisis in the Sahel, in ...

Assistance to Refugees and Displaced Populations in West Africa - UNHCR 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-04-23 — 2012-12-31

Description: With CIDA Support, UNHCR is addressing the basic needs of displaced populations in the West Africa region. Activities focus on providing protection and addressing the immediate needs of refugees, in c...

Multi-Country - UNICEF Humanitarian Appeals 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-03-16 — 2013-06-30

Description: This grant represents Canada’s support to UNICEF’s humanitarian appeals in response to drought and conflict in the Sahel (specifically Chad, Mali, Niger, Burkina Faso, Mauritania, Senegal and Cameroon...

Emergency Food Support in Africa - World Food Programme 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-02-24 — 2012-12-31

Description: February 2012 - Established in 1961, the World Food Programme (WFP) is the food assistance arm of the United Nations, and is the largest humanitarian organization fighting hunger in the world. WFP pro...

International Organization of La Francophonie - Institutional Support 2010-2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-03-31 — 2010-03-26

Description: This grant represents Canada's institutional support to the International Organisation of the Francophonie (OIF). The OIF uses these funds, along with other donors funding, to achieve its mandate. O...

West Africa - International Committee of the Red Cross Appeal 2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-03-28 — 2011-12-31

Description: 31 December 2010 - West Africa continues to be a region witnessing protracted refugee situations and internally displaced people due to natural disasters, past conflicts, and continued instability. Th...

West Africa - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Appeal 2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-03-26 — 2011-12-31

Description: 31 December 2010 - West Africa continues to be a region witnessing protracted refugee situations and internally displaced people due to natural disasters, past conflicts, and continued instability. Th...

Support to Child Health Days

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-03-18 — 2012-12-31

Description: The overall goal of this project is to support Helen Keller International (HKI) to deliver essential health services through Child Health Days to support countries to transition towards institutionali...

UN Commission on Information and Accountability for Women's and Children's Health

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-01-21 — 2011-12-30

Description: This grant represents CIDA's support to the United Nations Commission on Information and Accountability for Women's and Children's Health. The Commission uses these funds, along with funding from othe...

CONFEJES - Institutional Support 2010-2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2010-03-30 — 2011-03-31

Description: This grant represents CIDA's institutional support to the Conference of Ministers of Youth and Sports of Countries Using French in Common (CONFEJES). CONFEJES uses these funds, along with other donor ...

CONFEMEN - Institutional Support 2010-2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2010-03-29 — 2011-03-31

Description: This grant represents CIDA's institutional support to the Conference of Education Ministers of Countries Using French in Common (CONFEMEN). CONFEMEN uses these funds, along with other donor funding, t...

University Agency of La Francophonie - Institutional Support 2010 and 2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2010-03-26 — 2011-03-31

Description: This grant represents CIDA's institutional support to the University Agency of the Francophonie (AUF). AUF uses these funds, along with other donor funding, to achieve its mandate. AUF's mandate is ...

Assistance to Displaced Populations in West Africa - UNHCR 2010

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2010-03-24 — 2010-12-31

Description: While many countries in West Africa are in post-conflict recovery stages, there remain some 175,000 refugees and over 680,000 internally displaced persons in the region. Fragile political situations, ...

International Fund for Agricultural Development - 8th Replenishment

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2009-04-01 — 2012-03-30

Description: This grant represents Canada’s institutional support to the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). IFAD uses these funds, along with other donors' funding, to achieve its mandate. I...

Diagnostic Training for Community-Based Treatment of Malaria and Pneumonia

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2009-03-25 — 2012-12-31

Description: This program aims to reduce deaths among children under the age of five in hard to reach areas by delivering free artemisinin-based combination therapies (ACTs) for the treatment of malaria and high-q...

SOCODEVI - Program 2007-2012 - Africa

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2009-03-13 — 2012-02-17

Description: This project represents additional support provided to the SOCODEVI program for activities in Africa. The goal of the SOCODEVI program is to strengthen cooperatives, mutuals, and other associations ...

Support for Polio Eradication Activities in sub-Saharan Africa - UNICEF

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2009-01-08 — 2011-12-31

Description: The project aims to support the Global Polio Eradication Initiative’s polio eradication efforts. It is designed to prevent the resurgence of the disease and improve Polio control capacity through inte...

UPA DI - Program 2008-2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2008-12-29 — 2013-06-30

Description: The objective of the project is to contribute to the development of agriculture by supporting agricultural businesses and strengthening the involvement of farmers within their organizations and in the...

Support for Polio Eradication activities in sub-Saharan Africa - WHO

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2008-12-23 — 2011-12-31

Description: The project aims to support the Global Polio Eradication Initiative’s polio eradication efforts. It is designed to prevent the resurgence of the disease and improve Polio control capacity through inte...

Global Human Rights Education Program

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2008-04-28 — 2013-06-28

Description: The project aims to strengthen local and regional capacity for human rights education in developing countries and countries in transition. Building on the achievements of Equitas' annual training of a...

Support for Child Health Days/Weeks - Vitamin A

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2008-03-20 — 2010-12-31

Description: This project aims to reduce child death rates and strengthen health systems through support for the implementation of child health days and weeks. Child health days and weeks involve community-based d...

SOCODEVI - Program 2007-2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2007-04-01 — 2012-02-17

Description: The goal of the SOCODEVI program is to strengthen cooperatives, mutuals, and other associations in order to improve their economic, organizational, and governance performance. The program aims to help...

United Nations University - Institute for Water, Environment and Health - Institutional Support 2010

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2007-03-27 — 2010-04-28

Description: This grant represents Canada's institutional support to the United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH). UNU-INWEH uses these funds, along with other donors fundi...

Development and Peace - Program 2006 - 2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2006-11-01 — 2011-06-15

Description: The program aims to undertake activities needed to achieve long-term self-sufficiency for vulnerable populations through sustainable, community-based development initiatives. It strives to build more ...

Delivering Maternal and Child Health Through Community Action on HIV and AIDS

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2012-03-22 — 2013-03-31

Description: This project aims to help the International HIV/AIDS Alliance reach the most vulnerable and most-at-risk populations while creating a series of entry points to maternal, sexual, reproductive and child...

Support to Agricultural Research in West and Central Africa - I - Monitoring

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2012-01-13 — 2012-06-13

Description: This project represents funds set aside for monitoring and evaluation of the project Support to Agricultural Research in West and Central Africa - I, as well as for administrative purposes and conting...

Formative Evaluation of the VCP

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-12-20 — 2013-03-28

Description: The purpose of this formative evaluation is to assess the achievement of short-term (immediate level) program results, validate the appropriateness of the program approach, examine the program for par...

Support to Agricultural Research in West and Central Africa - I

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-03-15 — 2013-02-28

Description: This project aims to support the institutional capacity building and research activities of the West and Central African Council for Agricultural Research and Development (WECARD). The goal of this su...

Support to the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-03-11 — 2012-03-31

Description: This program supports the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH)'s work on tracking progress and commitments towards Millenium Development Goals 4 and 5, and developing a core pack...

Support to Rice Research in Africa I

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-01-27 — 2013-04-02

Description: The project aims to help address the issue of rice production capacity in Africa by supporting local rice farmers, processors and marketers in applying new technologies and techniques for producing qu...

Support to the XVIII International AIDS Conference

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-07-29 — 2011-03-31

Description: The project allows the International AIDS Society to support scientific and plenary sessions at the XVIII International AIDS Conference on topics related to maternal and child health in the context of...

SOCODEVI - International Internships 2009-2013

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-26 — 2013-03-31

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

Assistance to Conflict-Affected Populations in West Africa - ICRC 2010

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-25 — 2010-12-31

Description: Across West Africa, at least 139 million people continue to live in extreme poverty, and remain vulnerable to food insecurity, forced displacement, conflict, recurrent natural disasters, epidemics, an...

UNAIDS Inter-Agency Task Team (IATT) on Education

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-23 — 2010-12-31

Description: The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) Inter-Agency Task Team (IATT) on Education was created in 2002 to support accelerated and improved education sector responses to HIV and AIDS. ...

Collège Montmorency - International Internships 2010-2013

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-15 — 2013-06-20

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

International Centre for Sustainable Cities - International Internships 2010-2013

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-01-22 — 2013-03-26

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

Canadian Crossroads International - International Internships 2010-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-01-07 — 2013-03-31

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

Partners for Long-Term Urban Sustainability (PLUS) Program in Africa 2009-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-08-14 — 2012-11-30

Description: The Partners for Long-Term Urban Sustainability (PLUS) Program aims to catalyse action on urban sustainability through demonstration projects in selected cities around the world. This program works to...

Canadian International Immunization Initiative (CIII) - Phase II (UNICEF)

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-03-25 — 2012-06-30

Description: This grant is part of CIDA's continued support to the Canadian International Immunization Initiative (CIII). The goal of the CIII is to increase and intensify immunization services for children at ris...

Promoting Development and Good Governance through Community Radio

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-03-20 — 2012-08-31

Description: This project seeks to improve the capacity of community radios to produce effective programmes to reach the poor and marginalized and educate them on health, particularly HIV/AIDS and malaria, water a...

Support to the Confederation des Institutions financières de l'Afrique de l'Ouest (CIF)

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-10-17 — 2012-06-29

Description: This project supports six different savings and credit network members of the Confédération des institutions financières (CIF) in West Africa. This project assists CIF to: (1) Conduct an analysis of e...

Clean Sheet Health System Design Process

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-03-07 — 2011-03-31

Description: This project is designed to conduct a series of country case studies of sub-Saharan African countries that receive grants from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. The purpose of t...

CARE Canada - Program 2007-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2007-07-01 — 2013-01-31

Description: The aim of this program is to reach over 550,000 people in over 20 countries through projects that focus on health-HIV/AIDS, environment, natural resource management and economic development, while re...

African Regional SAI Building Program - Phase II

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2007-06-29 — 2013-11-18

Description: The project goal is to improve the status of Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) in the region and to contribute to their development and strengthening, thus better enabling them to promote honesty, tra...

Développement international Desjardins - Program 2007-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2007-04-01 — 2011-03-31

Description: The goal of the Développement international Desjardins program is to reduce poverty by making local financial resources available and by revitalizing local entrepreneurship. The program aims to suppor...

CODE - Program 2007-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2007-03-29 — 2012-03-31

Description: The program aims to enhance the quality of basic education by improving the technical, administrative and management capacities of CODE's partner organizations in delivering quality education and lite...

Strengthening National Nursing Associations

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2007-03-28 — 2012-03-31

Description: The goal of this program is to strengthen the contribution of nurses and the nursing profession to the advancement of health and equity. The program strengthens the capacity of national nurses’ associ...

Sahel and West Africa Club Support

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2006-12-12 — 2010-12-31

Description: The project provides a direct financial support to the Secretariat of the Sahel and West Africa Club (SWAC) to carry out its mandate effectively which aims to help identify and address strategic quest...

ECOWAS Executive Secretariat Institutional Capacity Building

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2006-03-30 — 2013-08-29

Description: The purpose of the project is to strengthen the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) processes and capacities in regional cooperation and integration, and in conflict prevention and mana...

Knowledge Sharing Advisor

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2005-09-01 — 2011-12-28

Description: The focus of this assignment is to contribute to the efficiency and effectiveness of Canadian Official Development Assistance (ODA) through the provision of knowledge sharing, facilitation and trainin...

Regional Activity Programming Support - Phase III

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2005-08-22 — 2011-03-31

Description: This project aims to fund West and Central Africa Division's regional programming support activities. The project is used to pay fees and expenditures involved in obtaining the services of consultan...

West Africa Regional Market Development

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2005-03-18 — 2012-06-29

Description: The goal of the project is to help reduce poverty and to contribute to sustainable economic and monetary growth, within the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU). Its purpose is to increase...

Civil Society Support - West and Central Africa

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2002-02-05 — 2012-12-28

Description: The project aims to set up a flexible funding mechanism to allow the provision of support for activities benefiting West and Central African Civil Society (groups, professional associations, instituti...

Canadian College Partnership Program (CCPP) - 2001-2011

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2001-05-01 — 2012-09-28

Description: The goal of the Canadian College Partnership Program is to increase the capacity of educational and training organizations in developing countries to address their respective country's sustainable dev...