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Niger – 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).

A star (*) appears beside project profiles that have been published or modified in the International Development Project Browser in the last two weeks. The Project Browser is updated on a regular basis. Even so, the list below may not be complete.

Niger

(projects undertaken in this country only)

Mali Crisis - Refugees in Niger - CARE Canada 2013

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2013-02-22 — 2014-02-28

Description: January 28, 2013 - With Canada's support, CARE Canada is providing assistance to off-camp Malian refugees, returnees and their host communities in Tillabéry, an area experiencing a chronic food defici...

Sahel Crisis (Niger) - Action Against Hunger Canada 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-08-20 — 2013-08-31

Description: With CIDA’s support, Action Against Hunger Canada is providing water, sanitation and nutrition programming, as well as livelihoods support, to respond to the needs of more than 54,420 persons affected...

Sahel Crisis (Niger) - CECI 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-03-28 — 2013-02-28

Description: With CIDA support, the Centre for International Studies and Cooperation is meeting the immediate needs of targeted vulnerable families in Tahoua and Keita, Niger, areas heavily affected by the food an...

Nutrition, Health, Water and Sanitation in Niger - World Vision Canada 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-03-14 — 2013-03-31

Description: With CIDA support, World Vision is scaling up its emergency health, nutrition, and water and sanitation programming in the heavily drought-affected regions of Zinder and Tohoua in Niger. Activities fo...

Emergency Nutrition Assistance - Doctors without Borders 2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-03-29 — 2011-12-31

Description: 31 December 2010 - In 2010 Niger faced a severe food and nutrition crisis, which peaked during the summer months, affecting seven million people, nearly half of the country’s population. Despite a goo...

School Feeding Program in Niger - World Food Programme 2008-2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2010-09-09 — 2013-12-31

Description: 28 August 2011 - 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 provi...

Food Insecurity in Niger - World Food Programme Appeal 2010

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2010-08-06 — 2011-12-30

Description: August 2010 -The Eastern Sahel region of West Africa (including Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger) is in the midst of a deepening food and nutrition crisis. The population of Niger has been most heavil...

Poverty Reduction Local Fund - Phase II

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2007-06-20 — 2012-03-30

Description: The Poverty Reduction Local Fund - Phase II (FALP II) responds to proposals from non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and development associations active in Niger. The funded initiatives helped to bu...

Niger - Program Support Unit - 2007-2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2007-04-02 — 2012-09-28

Description: The Program Support Unit (PSU) provides essential services to support the planning and delivery of Canada's development assistance to Niger. Such services include logistical and administrative service...

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

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-04-01 — 2012-03-30

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

Emergency Nutrition in Niger - SCC Response 2010

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-08-05 — 2011-10-31

Description: (August 2010) The Eastern Sahel region of West Africa (including Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger) is in the midst of a deepening food and nutrition crisis. The population of Niger has been most heavi...

Emergency Nutrition in Niger - Doctors Without Borders 2010

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-24 — 2011-03-31

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...

Women and Community Food Security

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-04-01 — 2013-03-31

Description: The project builds the capacities of rural communities in the departments of Tahoua and Keita in Niger, and helps to prevent and manage food crises. The project empowers communities by creating commun...

School Feeding Program in Niger - WFP 2007

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2007-09-03 — 2008-03-31

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...



Niger and other countries

(projects undertaken in this country and other countries)

Ebola Crisis in West Africa - Emergency Humanitarian Assistance - UNICEF 2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-10-22 — 2015-03-31

Description: October 2014 - On August 8, 2014, the World Health Organization declared the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in West Africa an international health emergency. The Ebola outbreak started in Guinea a...

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...

Assistance for Refugees and Displaced People in West Africa - UNHCR Appeal 2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-28 — 2014-12-31

Description: March 2014 - Armed conflict and insecurity continue to affect West Africa, where countries host a total of over 1 million refugees and count significant numbers of internally displaced persons. In 201...

Assistance to Malian Refugees in Burkina Faso, Niger and Mauritania - UNHCR 2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-28 — 2014-12-31

Description: March 2014 - Unrest and conflict in the north of Mali have displaced 472,000 people, including 171,000 who have fled to neighbouring countries to escape the violence. Fighting, banditry and land-mine ...

Emergency Food Assistance in Africa - World Food Programme 2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-28 — 2014-12-31

Description: March 2014 - 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 work...

Strengthening Immunization for Children in Central and West Africa's Francophone Countries

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-28 — 2015-12-31

Description: This project aims to reduce the mortality and morbidity rate among children under five by improving access to vaccines in Francophone countries of the Central and West Africa region, where immunizatio...

Food Assistance for Malian Refugees - World Food Programme 2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-27 — 2014-12-31

Description: March 2014 - Unrest and conflict in the north of Mali have displaced 472,000 people, including 171,000 who have fled to neighbouring countries to escape the violence. Fighting, banditry and landmine c...

West Africa - Emergency Appeal - International Committee of the Red Cross 2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-27 — 2014-12-31

Description: March 2014 –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 affe...

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 ...

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...

Climate Change Adaptation Facility

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-28 — 2016-12-30

Description: The goal of this Facility is to help least developed countries increase their resilience to the effects of climate change. The Facility supports activities both within specific countries and at the gl...

Diarrhea and Pneumonia Treatment Initiative

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-27 — 2015-03-31

Description: This project contributes to reducing the number of children dying from diarrhea and pneumonia, by increasing the use of effective treatments for these childhood illnesses. The project seeks to increas...

Affordable Medicines Facility for Malaria - 2012-2013

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-25 — 2013-12-31

Description: This project contributes to saving lives by making high quality, effective malaria medicine readily available to patients. The project supports the Affordable Medicine Facility for malaria (AMFm), man...

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...

Affordable Medicine Facility for Malaria

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-03-30 — 2014-03-31

Description: The Affordable Medicine Facility for malaria (AMFm) is a pilot financing mechanism designed to make ACTs (artemisinin-based combination therapies) more affordable and accessible for those who need the...

Malaria, Pneumonia and Diarrhea Program - Rapid Access Expansion

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-03-30 — 2017-03-31

Description: This initiative aims to assist the most affected countries in sub-Saharan Africa to improve access to diagnosis and treatment for the major causes of death in children under five years of age: malaria...

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...

Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP)

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-04-21 — 2013-03-28

Description: The Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP) seeks to address the underfunding of country and regional agriculture and food security strategic investment plans by focusing on longer-term i...

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...

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 2009-2015

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-07-01 — 2015-07-31

Description: This volunteer sending program supports 537 volunteer placements which contribute to the development objectives of 39 developing-country organizations in collaboration with 26 Canadian organizations. ...

Oxfam-Québec - Volunteer Sending 2009-2014

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-07-01 — 2014-07-31

Description: This volunteer sending program is designed to send 530 volunteers to 16 developing countries. It aims to: (1) enable partners to provide women and men with the capacity to exercise their economic righ...

WUSC-CECI (Uniterra) - Volunteer Sending 2009-2015

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-07-01 — 2015-07-31

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...

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 Francophonie Scholarship Program (CFSP)

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-03-01 — 2014-12-31

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...

Last Mile Mobile Solutions - World Vision Canada 2013

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2013-03-28 — 2014-06-30

Description: The goal of this project is to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of humanitarian assistance and enable greater accountability for the assistance delivered. Last Mile Mobile Solutions (LMMS) is...

Regional Food Assistance - World Food Programme 2013

Status: Terminating

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 ...

Emergency Food Assistance in Africa - World Food Programme 2013

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2013-01-10 — 2013-12-31

Description: January 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 prov...

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...

Humanitarian Air Services in Africa - World Food Programme 2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-03-19 — 2012-12-31

Description: With CIDA support, the World Food Programme Humanitarian Air Service (WFP-UNHAS) is providing safe, reliable, responsive and efficient air service for humanitarian agencies through several countries i...

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 — 2012-06-30

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...

Real-time Results Tracking - Phase II

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-03-16 — 2014-06-15

Description: The Real-Time Results Tracking project is working to develop, assess and implement innovative methods to capture and track changes in child mortality in low-income settings. These new methods will all...

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 ...

West Africa Regional Program - World Food Programme 2010

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2010-03-29 — 2011-03-31

Description: January 2010 - Several countries in West Africa face serious nutrition emergencies, including Niger, Côte d'Ivoire, and Sierra Leone. The poor distribution of rains in Sahelien West African region dur...

University Agency of La Francophonie - Institutional Support 2010 and 2011

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2010-03-26 — 2012-06-30

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...

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...

Support to the Niger Basin Authority Capacity-Building Program

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2009-01-26 — 2013-09-30

Description: This regional program aims to build the management capacities of the Niger Basin Authority (NBA) in its mission to promote cooperation among member countries for integrated management of the basin's w...

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...

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...

Farm Radio International - Program 2008-2012

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2008-11-25 — 2012-04-30

Description: The goal of this program is to enable African radio organizations and practitioners to make an effective, sustained contribution to the efforts of resource-poor farming families to improve their livel...

Integrated Health Systems Strengthening in Africa

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2007-08-30 — 2013-05-31

Description: The Catalytic Initiative to Save a Million Lives brings together an international partnership with the goal to accelerate progress on the health-related Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). CIDA provi...

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 ...

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 the International Organization of La Francophonie

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-03-28 — 2012-06-30

Description: This grant provides support for two projects of the International Organization of the Francophonie: (1) Centres for Reading and Cultural Expression (CLAC); and (2) the Francophone Initiative for Dista...

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 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...

CONFEMEN - Institutional Support 2010-2011

Status: Closed

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...

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. ...

Equitable Access to Education for Blind and Visually Impaired Girls and Boys in Swaziland and Niger

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-06-30 — 2012-07-26

Description: The project aims to establish resource centres in two rural primary schools in Swaziland and Niger to support the teaching of blind and visually impaired girls and boys. The children enrolled in the s...

Capacity Development of Union Organizations in Sub-Saharan Africa

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-09-23 — 2012-02-22

Description: This project aims to strengthen the capacities of the members of five teachers unions to strengthen the education systems of their respective countries. It offers training of trainers for union member...

SIM Canada - Program 2008-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-06-13 — 2013-09-30

Description: The program aims to reduce HIV transmission and increase the continuum of care for HIV-positive individuals and their families in Ethiopia and Niger. The program enables and assists community-based or...

Support for Child Health Days/Weeks - Vitamin A

Status: Closed

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...

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...

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...

Capacity-Building of the Permanent Interstates Committee for Drought Control

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2007-01-17 — 2013-12-31

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), ...

L'Oeuvre Léger - Program 2007-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2006-12-22 — 2011-12-31

Description: This program aims to reinforce the capacity of L'Oeuvre Léger's over 100 local partner organizations, with a view to promote the social, political and economic inclusion of marginalized groups and com...

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...

Strengthening of Public Health Associations

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2006-11-01 — 2012-02-29

Description: The goal of the Strengthening of Public Health Associations (SOPHA) Program was to contribute to the development of healthier societies by strengthening the organisational capacity and performance of ...

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...

Municipal Development Partnership Support

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2005-04-12 — 2011-03-09

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...

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...

Integrated Epidemiological Surveillance - Phase II

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2003-07-28 — 2011-08-16

Description: The project contributes to the implementation of an early warning system for epidemiological surveillance within the health department of each beneficiary country. This strategy is based on three comp...

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...