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Colombia – 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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Colombia

(projects undertaken in this country only)

Colombia - Improving Hygiene and Access to Safe Water - ACF Appeal 2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-28 — 2015-12-31

Description: March 2014 - Despite ongoing peace negotiations between the Government of Colombia and the main guerrilla group (FARC-EP), the country continues to suffer the consequences of a prolonged armed conflic...

Support to the Agricultural Financial System

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-27 — 2019-03-31

Description: This project aims to reduce rural poverty and promote sustainable economic development in rural areas in Colombia. The project is providing farmers with access to financial education, credit, and agri...

Protecting Children's Education in South-West Colombia

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-27 — 2018-03-31

Description: This project aims to ensure that vulnerable, conflict-affected children and youth have access to quality education in the departments of Cauca and Nariño. Access to quality education gives children an...

Transitional Solutions for Displaced

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-25 — 2016-04-01

Description: This project seeks to ensure that people who have been forced to leave their homes because of the long-standing internal armed conflict in Colombia are better able to enjoy their rights to basic prote...

Sustainable Entrepreneurship Development

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-07-19 — 2015-04-30

Description: The project promotes the integration of young entrepreneurs and women entrepreneurs into the formal economy through on-going coaching to help them create and develop micro, small, and medium-size busi...

Education for Employment - Economic and Social Development in Colombia

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-04-23 — 2017-04-30

Description: This project aims at implementing the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) model and mechanism that effectively responds to the needs of the Andean country Colombia. The organization...

Assistance to Landmine Survivors

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-03-24 — 2016-06-30

Description: The project seeks to ensure that landmine survivors, especially children and youth, as well as disabled people and persons excluded because of crippling injuries, benefit from services to which they a...

Andean Regional Initiative - Effective Partnerships for Local Development - Colombia

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-03-24 — 2016-03-31

Description: This project aims to improve the social and economic well-being of communities living where there are extractive activities. The project provides resources to regional and municipal governments and th...

Human Rights Protection in Colombia

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-02-23 — 2015-03-31

Description: With this project, CIDA is supporting the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights’ (OHCHR) program in Colombia. The activities of the OHCHR include: the fight against impunity in Colombia; th...

Sustainable Development for Youth in Rural Nariño

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-03-26 — 2013-03-31

Description: The project supports vulnerable and at-risk youth in nine municipalities of the southern department of Nariño to generate, and benefit from, licit and sustainable economic initiatives leading them to ...

Protecting the Rights of Conflict-Affected and Vulnerable Children and Youth

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-03-23 — 2015-06-30

Description: This project aims to strengthen the capacity of government and non-government actors to safeguard and promote the rights of conflict-affected and vulnerable children and youth in Colombia, focusing on...

Protection of Internally Displaced Children and Youth

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-03-23 — 2012-12-31

Description: The project supports United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) programming in the districts most affected by internal displacement. UNHCR’s programs strengthen the capacity of the governme...

Achieving the Rights of Children and Adolescents

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-06-01 — 2014-03-31

Description: The goal of the project is to contribute to an environment in which the full realization of the rights of children and adolescents, social inclusion of children and adolescents, and non-violence are g...

Local Fund for Governance and Children's Rights and Protection

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2006-01-20 — 2013-09-30

Description: The purpose of this fund is to ensure that girls, boys, and adolescents are protected from the consequences of violence and conflict and to enable them to contribute actively to the construction of pe...

Assistance to Conflict-Affected People in Meta - Médecins du Monde Canada 2013

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2013-03-28 — 2014-03-31

Description: March 2013 - Colombia continues to face the consequences of a longstanding armed conflict between several illegal armed groups and the Colombian military. This conflict has a significant humanitarian ...

Assistance to Conflict-Affected People in Nariño - Action Against Hunger 2013

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2013-03-28 — 2014-03-31

Description: March 2013: Colombia continues to face the consequences of a longstanding armed conflict between several illegal armed groups and the Colombian military. This conflict has a significant humanitarian i...

Emergency Water and Sanitation in Colombia - Action Against Hunger 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-04-27 — 2013-03-31

Description: With CIDA support, Action Against Hunger is scaling up its emergency health, water and sanitation programming in Nariño Department, Colombia to maintain and improve the health status of 13,320 vulnera...

Emergency Health Care in Colombia - Médecins du Monde 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-04-23 — 2013-03-31

Description: With CIDA support, Médecins du Monde is addressing the basic needs of people affected by armed conflict in four municipalities of Meta Department, Colombia. Project activities include: the establishme...

Colombia Flooding - Action Against Hunger Response 2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-03-31 — 2012-03-31

Description: 24 March 2011 - Since April 2010, Colombia has experienced nearly continuous rain leading to flooding across the country, specifically concentrated along the west and north-west coast. As of 7 March 2...

Colombia Floods - World Food Programme Response 2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-03-30 — 2011-10-28

Description: 25-03-2011; Since April 2010, Colombia has experienced nearly continuous rain leading to flooding across the country, specifically concentrated along the west and north-west coast. As of 7 March 2011,...

Colombia Floods - Oxfam-Quebec 2010

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2010-12-21 — 2011-03-31

Description: December 13, 2010 - An unusually severe rainy season in Colombia that began in April 2010 has resulted in countrywide landslides and flooding. These events have resulted in over 250 deaths and have af...

Colombia Floods - Save the Children Canada 2010

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2010-12-20 — 2011-06-30

Description: December 13, 2010 - An unusually severe rainy season in Colombia that began in April 2010 has resulted in countrywide landslides and flooding. These events have resulted in over 250 deaths and have af...

Assistance to Conflict-Affected Populations in Colombia - Action Against Hunger 2009

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2009-03-28 — 2010-03-31

Description: More than four decades of internal violence has resulted in Colombia dealing with one of the largest displaced populations in the world, with more than three million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs...

Right to Education and Participation of Children and Youth in Nariño

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2008-03-14 — 2013-03-31

Description: With this project, Save the Children Canada and the Norwegian Refugee Council support the implementation of four pedagogical models. Three of the models relate to alternative educational opportunities...

Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) - Colombia - 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 Colombia. In providing funding for small projects that offer direc...

Colombia - International Committee of the Red Cross Appeal 2011

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-03-28 — 2012-03-30

Description: March 25, 2011 - The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) aims to provide humanitarian assistance and protection to populations affected by the armed conflict in Colombia in some 20 remote ...

Colombia - Médecins du Monde Appeal 2011

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-03-23 — 2011-12-31

Description: More than four decades of internal violence has resulted in Colombia dealing with one of the largest displaced populations in the world with more than three million internally displaced persons (IDPs)...

Colombia - Action Against Hunger 2011

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-03-22 — 2012-03-31

Description: More than four decades of internal violence has resulted in Colombia dealing with one of the largest displaced populations in the world with more than three million internally displaced persons (IDPs)...

Colombia - Médecins du Monde Appeal 2010

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-29 — 2011-03-31

Description: March 12, 2010 - More than four decades of internal violence in Colombia have resulted in the displacement of more than three million persons. The Department of Meta has been particularly affected by ...

Humanitarian Assistance to the Conflict-Affected Population - Action Against Hunger 2010

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-26 — 2011-03-31

Description: March 12, 2010 - More than four decades of internal violence in Colombia have resulted in the displacement of more than three million persons. The department of Nariño is one of the main destination a...

Assistance to Vulnerable Populations in Colombia - ICRC 2010

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-25 — 2010-12-31

Description: March 12, 2010 - More than four decades of internal violence in Colombia have resulted in the displacement of more than three million persons, with over half a million Colombian refugees fleeing to Ec...

Food Assistance to Internally Displaced Persons in Colombia - WFP 2009

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-12-18 — 2011-12-31

Description: Colombia has the highest internally displaced population in the western hemisphere, and the second-largest displaced population in the world after Sudan, with estimates ranging between 1.8 and 3.7 mil...

Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-11-25 — 2009-12-01

Description: The project aims to prevent the recruitment of children and adolescents into the worst forms of child labour, as defined by the International Labour Organization (ILO), and to withdraw children who ha...

Assistance to Conflict-Affected Populations in Colombia - Oxfam Quebec 2009

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-04-01 — 2011-06-30

Description: More than four decades of internal violence has resulted in Colombia dealing with one of the largest displaced populations in the world, with more than three million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs...

Assistance to Conflict-Affected Populations in Colombia - ICRC 2009

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-03-27 — 2009-03-31

Description: More than four decades of internal violence has resulted in Colombia dealing with one of the largest displaced populations in the world, with more than three million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs...

Assistance to Displaced Populations in Colombia - PAHO 2009

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-03-27 — 2010-03-31

Description: More than four decades of internal violence has resulted in Colombia dealing with one of the largest displaced populations in the world, with more than three million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs...

Humanitarian Field Coordination in Colombia - OCHA 2009

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-03-27 — 2009-12-31

Description: More than four decades of internal violence has resulted in Colombia dealing with one of the largest displaced populations in the world, with more than three million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs...

Training Police and Military on International Humanitarian Law and Children's Rights

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-03-09 — 2010-12-31

Description: The project aims to develop the knowledge and capacities of the members of the Armed Forces and the National Police, to enable them to perform their functions in compliance with international humanita...

Colombia Floods - UNICEF New York Appeal 2008

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-01-14 — 2009-07-31

Description: Seasonal rains which began on September 15th, 2008 have exceeded normal levels and have caused flooding in several parts of Colombia. Some departments experienced the most severe flooding in 40 years....

Building National Child Rights and Protection Capacity

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-12-23 — 2013-01-31

Description: The project seeks to strengthen the rights, protection and well-being of poor and marginalized children and youth, particularly those affected by armed conflict, in several departments of Colombia inc...

Colombia for Heath Services - Action Against Hunger 2008

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-05-01 — 2009-04-30

Description: Over forty years of violence in Colombia has resulted in an estimated three million displaced people, and rising numbers of Colombians fleeing to neighbouring countries. While there has been an improv...

Agricultural Alternatives Program

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2004-03-11 — 2010-05-31

Description: This project aims to develop environmentally sustainable and economically sound agricultural programs that can present an alternative to growing coca in rural regions of Columbia. Ecofondo is a netw...



Colombia and other countries

(projects undertaken in this country and other countries)

World Food Programme - School Feeding Program 2014-2016

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-09-18 — 2016-03-31

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, or food security, by supporting the World Food...

Sustainable and Inclusive Communities in Latin America

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-06-22 — 2019-03-29

Description: The project seeks to support local governments to successfully manage the impacts and benefits of mining, and promote sustainable and equitable economic growth. Working primarily at the municipal gove...

Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health - 2014 Partners’ Forum

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-31 — 2014-12-31

Description: This project contributes to the planning and logistics of the 2014 Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH) Partners’ Forum, which is taking place in Johannesburg, South Africa, from...

Support to the Global Plan to Stop Tuberculosis 2016-2020

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-31 — 2015-12-31

Description: This project contributes to global efforts to eradicate tuberculosis by supporting the Stop Tuberculosis Partnership of the World Health Organization (WHO). It aims to develop and produce the Global P...

Emergency Country-Specific Funding - ICRC Appeals 2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-28 — 2014-12-31

Description: The International Committee of the Red Cross's (ICRC) primary mission is to help protect the lives and dignity of people affected by war and internal violence. The ICRC provides these affected people ...

Restoring Food Security and Livelihoods in Colombia and Haiti - WFP 2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-27 — 2014-12-31

Description: The World Food Programme (WFP) is the United Nations’ frontline agency in the fight against hunger. It responds to emergencies, saves lives by getting food to the hungry quickly, and works to help pre...

Support for the 2014 International AIDS Conference

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-19 — 2015-03-31

Description: This project supports the 2014 International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014), the largest and most prominent conference for those working in the field of HIV, including researchers, policy-makers, people ...

Strengthening Human Rights Education Globally

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-12-20 — 2019-06-28

Description: This project aims to build safer, more equitable communities with greater respect for human rights and democracy by empowering key actors, including children and youth, to become agents of change in t...

United Nations Association in Canada - International Internships 2013-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-05 — 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...

Canadian Climate Fund for the Private Sector in the Americas

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-03-30 — 2025-12-31

Description: This initiative aims to support projects across Latin America and the Caribbean that are focused on renewable energy, energy efficiency, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and that help countries to a...

Forest Carbon Partnership Facility - Carbon Fund

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-03-30 — 2020-12-31

Description: This project represents CIDA’s contribution to the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility’s (FCPF) Carbon Fund. The FCPF is a World Bank-managed global partnership that assists developing countries in tro...

Support to the Regional Infrastructure Integration Fund 2012

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-03-30 — 2017-03-30

Description: The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is the main source of multilateral funding for economic, social and institutional development in Latin America and the Caribbean. It works with partners to re...

Working Together for Poverty Eradication

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-03-15 — 2017-11-07

Description: The purpose of this project is to improve livelihoods of the poor, especially women, youth and indigenous people in deprived rural and urban communities, while strengthening civil society organization...

Sustainable Livelihoods Through Co-operatives

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-04-04 — 2015-09-30

Description: The program aims to promote the cooperative model to support economic growth and improve food security in communities. The expected results are: (1) viable co-operatives provide timely, relevant and...

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...

Forest Carbon Partnership Facility - Readiness Fund

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-02-02 — 2020-12-31

Description: This project represents CIDA’s contribution to the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility’s (FCPF) Readiness Fund. The FCPF is a World Bank-managed global partnership that assists developing countries in ...

Human Rights Internet - International Internships 2011-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-01-04 — 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...

Mines Action Canada - International Internships 2011-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-01-04 — 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...

Enabling Local Ownership of Development 2010-2015

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-10-29 — 2016-02-29

Description: The program responds to poverty, needs and challenges faced by vulnerable populations. Inter Pares carries out this program by strengthening the capacities of counterpart organizations in Africa, Asia...

Aid for Trade Initiative - Inter-American Development Bank

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-03-23 — 2013-10-31

Description: This grant is Canada’s contribution to the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) for its Aid for Trade programming. The goal of Aid for Trade is to help developing countries to engage effectively in t...

Canadian Executive Service Organization (CESO) - Volunteer Cooperation 2009-2015

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-07-01 — 2015-07-31

Description: This program supports 1,402 volunteer advisor assignments in Benin, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, the Caribbean, Colombia, Guyana, Honduras, Peru, Philippines, Senegal, Tanzania and Vietnam. The pr...

Cuso International - Volunteer Sending 2009-2015

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-04-01 — 2015-07-31

Description: As part of the 2009-2015 Volunteer Cooperation Program, Cuso International places 1400 sector-focused skilled volunteers to build the capacity of partner organizations in 26 countries. Volunteer place...

Country-Specific Funding - UNHCR 2013

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2013-03-28 — 2013-12-31

Description: March, 2013 - The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) was established on December 14, 1950 by the United Nations General Assembly. The Agency is mandated to lead and co...

Emergency Country-Specific Funding - ICRC Appeals 2013

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2013-03-28 — 2013-12-31

Description: March 2013 - The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organization that draws its mandate from the 1949 Geneva Conventions and their Additional Prot...

Country-Specific Emergency Appeals - ICRC 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-03-29 — 2012-12-31

Description: With CIDA support, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is working to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war and internal violence in Central African Republic, the Democratic R...

Country-Specific Funding - OCHA 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-03-29 — 2012-12-31

Description: With CIDA support, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), in partnership with national and international actors, oversees the coordination of humanitarian actio...

Emergency Food Support in the Americas - 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...

Latin America - International Committee of the Red Cross Appeal 2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-03-28 — 2012-03-31

Description: March 25, 2011 - The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organization that draws its mandate from the 1949 Geneva Conventions and their Additional ...

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...

Economic Sustainability, Gender Equality and Human Rights

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2010-03-31 — 2013-08-30

Description: The main purpose of the program is to work directly with Latin American partners to improve the lives of men and women by reducing poverty. CoDev's program focuses on gender equality and citizen parti...

Strengthening Capacity for Justice - Program 2009-2013

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2009-09-11 — 2013-03-28

Description: This program seeks to improve the well-being of citizens in developing countries and countries in transition by enhancing individual and institutional capacity of selected government ministries, depar...

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...

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

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2009-03-18 — 2013-03-28

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...

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...

Advance Nutrition-Sensitive Programming and Policy

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2013-03-27 — 2013-09-30

Description: The goal of this project is to help address the underlying causes of under-nutrition by identifying best practices and successful strategies for improving nutrition through development programming in ...

Lawyers Without Borders Canada - International Internships 2013-2014

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2013-03-26 — 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...

Latin America - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Appeal 2011

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-03-25 — 2011-12-31

Description: March 24, 2011 - Through this operation, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) will promote international protection for all refugees and asylum seekers in the region, seek durable...

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...

Rights and Democracy - Institutional Support 2010-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-02-08 — 2012-03-30

Description: This project represents Canada's institutional support to Rights & Democracy. Rights & Democracy uses these funds, along with other donors' funding, to achieve its mandate. Rights & Democracy is an ...

YMCA Canada - International Internships 2011-2014

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-01-06 — 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...

Youth Action to Prevent Sexual Violence

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-08-03 — 2012-08-31

Description: This project aims to increase public awareness of sexual violence as a human rights violation, while also building the capacity of young people to develop youth-led education, prevention and advocacy ...

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...

Canadian Bar Association - International Internships 2010-2013

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-04-10 — 2013-07-31

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...

Dalhousie University - International Internships 2010-2013

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-25 — 2013-10-01

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...

Latin America - ICRC Appeal 2010

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-25 — 2010-12-31

Description: The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organization that draws its mandate from the 1949 Geneva Conventions and their Additional Protocols of 1977...

Latin America - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Appeal 2010

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-25 — 2010-12-31

Description: March 12, 2010 - The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) was established on December 14, 1950 by the United Nations General Assembly. The agency is mandated to lead and...

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. ...

Improving Humanitarian Field Coordination in Colombia - UNHCR 2009

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-03-27 — 2009-12-31

Description: CIDA's contribution is helping the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to support the implementation of a comprehensive response to situations of displacement in the region. UNHCR ac...

Strengthening Institutional Governance for the Promotion and Protection of Children's Rights

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-03-20 — 2012-08-31

Description: This project aims to strengthen the capacity of governments to promote and protect children's rights in three countries in Latin America and the Caribbean region. State institutions, communities and c...

YMCA Canada - Program 2009-2014

Status: Closed

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...

Energy, Environment and Population

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-06-19 — 2010-03-23

Description: The project promotes dialogue and increased understanding between governments, the hydrocarbon industry and Indigenous peoples in relation to the development of the region's hydrocarbon potential in a...

Addressing Gender-Based Violence in Latin America - Phase 2

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2007-12-18 — 2010-03-31

Description: The project is enhancing social, psychological, political and legal conditions for women victims of sexual violence in the context of war. Activities include: psychosocial, legal and peer support for ...

Labour International Development Program 2008-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2007-09-24 — 2013-01-31

Description: The Labour International Development Program (LIDP), delivered by the Canadian Labour Congress and seven affiliated unions, is aimed at strengthening trade unions and their labour allies in selected c...

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...

Mining Sector - Indigenous Capacity Building

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2007-03-27 — 2010-04-30

Description: This project enables two-way learning between Canadian Indigenous peoples and Indigenous partners in Latin American and the Caribbean regarding interactions with mining companies and governments. The ...

Development and Peace - Program 2006 - 2011

Status: Closed

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 ...

Consultant Trust Fund

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2006-03-21 — 2010-12-15

Description: The Consultant Trust Fund was established by CIDA and the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) as a mechanism to help PAHO mobilize specialized expertise for short-term assignments. Key areas addre...

Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2005-09-23 — 2011-07-31

Description: The Prevention and Control of Priority Communicable Diseases (PCPCD) project is being implemented by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) in collaboration with the Ministries of Health of Colom...

Combatting Hidden Hunger in Latin America

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2004-09-14 — 2010-12-31

Description: In the Americas, 94 million people are iron deficient and 16 million are vitamin A deficient. The results of these deficiencies are lower immunity to diseases, lower cognitive ability, and premature d...

Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2002-06-24 — 2005-11-30

Description: The Prevention and Control of Priority Communicable Diseases (PCPCD) project is being implemented by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) in collaboration with the Ministries of Health of Colom...