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Sierra Leone

Restless Development

Youth-led programmes in Sierra Leone focusing on civic participation, sexual reproductive health and rights, and livelihoods;

Project Identifier: GB-CHC-1127488-SL
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 01-10-2010
Budget: 40,162,908,526 Le

Uganda

Restless Development

Youth-led programmes in Uganda focusing on civic participation, sexual reproductive health and rights, and livelihoods;

Project Identifier: GB-CHC-1127488-UG
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 01-10-2010
Budget: 1,751,527,010,200 USh

Tanzania

Restless Development

Youth-led programmes in Tanzania focusing on civic participation, sexual reproductive health and rights, and livelihoods;

Project Identifier: GB-CHC-1127488-TZ
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 01-10-2010
Budget: Sh10,431,909,002

Nepal

Restless Development

Youth-led programmes in Nepal focusing on civic participation, sexual reproductive health and rights, and livelihoods;

Project Identifier: GB-CHC-1127488-NEP
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 01-10-2010
Budget: ₨223,075,099

UK Aid Connect Funding Mechanism

UK Department for International Development

UK Aid Connect is designed to create the form of civil society that DFID needs to meet its objectives and the form of civil society the future requires. By creating diverse coalitions to address complex, inter-dependent policy and practice challenges it answers a market gap widely recognised through the CSPR.

Project Identifier: GB-GOV-1-300055
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 05-12-2017
Total Budget: £138,999,996

NIHR Global Health Research Units and Groups: research call 1

UK - Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC)

1) Deliver the UK's ambition to be internationally outstanding in global health research, improving the lives of people in LMICs. 2) Create an environment where world-class global health research, focused on the needs of LMICs can thrive. 3) Translate advances in applied global health research into benefits for patients and the public in LMICs. 4) Focus on priority areas which will have the greatest impact on health in LMICs in the short, medium and long term. 5) Provide high quality research evidence to inform decision-making by public health officials, practitioners and policy makers. 6) Increase the volume and quality of multi-disciplinary global health research from the UK. 7) Develop knowledge and capacity within existing UK institutions which can be translated into global health research practice. 8) Retain a level of responsive research capacity to address emerging global health research requirements (Units only).

Project Identifier: GB-GOV-10-NIHR_GHRUG1
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 01-04-2017
Budget: £122,368,068

Global Innovation Fund

UK Department for International Development

To identify and support innovative solutions to development challenges which show proven, cost effective impacts that vastly exceed current practice.

Project Identifier: GB-1-202604
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 30-06-2013
Total Budget: £50,889,013

Harnessing Innovation for Financial Inclusion (HiFi)

UK Department for International Development

To provide access to poor people to a broad range of financial services such as payments, savings, loans, and insurance by continuing to support piloting new ideas and approaches, and to support technical assistance regulators and commercial players for enhancing industry knowledge and practice about business models, pricing and design of financial products. Access to these services enables consumers to acquire productive assets, invest in health and education and make other purchases that enrich their lives.

Project Identifier: GB-1-203808
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 19-09-2014
Total Budget: £45,631,299

Strategic Partnerships for Higher Education Innovation and Reform (SPHEIR)

UK Department for International Development

To build on the achievements of Development Partnerships for Higher Education (DelPHE) phase 1 to design a dynamic and innovative higher education partnerships programme that: meets the needs of DFID priority countries and helps to progress development outcomes, strengthens the capacity of Higher Education Institutions in DFID priority countries to act as catalysts for poverty reduction and sustainable development, enables capacity strengthened higher education institutions in DFID priority countries significantly influencing MDG-related policy and practice.

Project Identifier: GB-1-203166
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 02-12-2014
Total Budget: £45,478,933

Humanitarian Innovation and Evidence Programme: greater use of evidence and innovation in humanitarian responses

UK Department for International Development

This is business case 2/3 which implements the DFID Humanitarian Innovation and Evidence Strategy. This programme will develop and test innovative approaches to humanitarian practice; provide evidence of the cost effectiveness of investments in disaster risk reduction; provide new evidence on the scaling up of cash-based approaches; support better evidence on insurance as a risk management tool; and create new evidence on the best intervention to improve health and nutrition in emergencies.This is one of three business cases which implements the DFID Humanitarian Innovation and Evidence Strategy. Between 2000-2009, more than 2.2 billion people were affected by 4,484 natural disasters. Vulnerability to hazards is increasing as a result of demographic, political and environmental changes. Demand for humanitarian assistance is likely to rise while economic constraints are also increasing. In this context it is important to ensure that the most effective and cost efficient approch

Project Identifier: GB-1-203705
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 02-01-2013
Total Budget: £42,945,101

Land Investment For Transformation

DAI Europe

The project purpose of the Land Investment for Transformation Programme (Ethiopia) is to increase land tenure security through second level land certification (SLLC) and improved rural land administration systems, maximising benefits to small holder farmers through to a Making Markets Work for the Poor (M4P) component, in the four states of Oromia, Amhara, Tigray and the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Region (SNNPR). At the national level the project will work with the Government to ensure the transparency of land allocation, commercial land investment procedures and other policies and procedures are consistent with international good practice and human rights commitments. The LIFT Programme consists of three main pillars that includes: 1. Second Level Land Certification 2. M4P Interventions 3. Cross Cutting Policy Issues

Project Identifier: GB-COH-1858644-202900
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: N/A
Budget: £41,230,266

NIHR Global Health Research Groups: research call 2

UK - Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC)

1) Deliver the UK's ambition to be internationally outstanding in global health research, improving the lives of people in LMIC. 2) Create an environment where world-class global health research, focused on the needs of LMIC can thrive. 3) Translate advances in applied global health research into benefits for patients and the public in LMIC. 4) Focus on priority areas which will have the greatest impact on health in LMIC in the short, medium and long term. 5) Provide high quality research evidence to inform decision-making by public health officials, practitioners and policy makers. 6) Increase the volume and quality of multi-disciplinary global health research from the UK. 7) Develop knowledge and capacity within existing UK institutions which can be translated into global health research practice.

Project Identifier: GB-GOV-10-NIHR_GHRG2
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 01-04-2018
Budget: £38,858,723

Land Governance for Economic Development

UK Department for International Development

DFID will pursue actions globally to improve land rights protection to: help ensure women and men enjoy legally recognised, secure property and tenure rights. To Improve information and knowledgeto facilitate the provision of clear, transparent land related information and knowledge, enabling rights to be identified, understood and protected. To improve private sector investment through the development and rollout of a standardized investment risk assessment methodology and implementation of best practice in land governance.

Project Identifier: GB-1-204252
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 08-08-2014
Total Budget: £38,521,161

Community Led Infrastructure Finance Facility (CLIFF) Phase 2B

UK Department for International Development

To enable Community Development Organisations to deliver adequate and sustainable housing and basic services for slum dwellers through innovative practice and influence on policy.

Project Identifier: GB-1-204609
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 14-03-2014
Total Budget: £32,499,997

Supporting peacebuilding in Burma

UK Department for International Development

To improve inter-communal harmony and to participate effectively in the peace process by increasing the capacity of civil society, women, youths, religious and ethnic communities through the Paung Sie Facility (PSF). It gives partners the organisational strengths necessary to do this work themselves in the longer term. The programme also supports greater sensitivity in government, investor and donor policy and practice to inter-communal and other conflict dynamics

Project Identifier: GB-1-204661
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 17-11-2015
Total Budget: £32,499,996

Voices for change - Empowering Adolescent Girls and Women: NIGERIA

Palladium International Ltd (UK)

To strengthen the enabling environment for adolescent girls’ and women’s empowerment in Nigeria by 2017.This will improve the lives of 120000 adolescent girls and women, resulting in greater inclusion of adolescent girls and women issues in political and governance processes and improved use of evidence in policy and practice.

Project Identifier: GB-COH-02394229-NGVIZ
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 14-06-2012
Budget: £25,698,331

Global Infrastructure

Cross-government Prosperity Fund

The Programme aims to develop the capacity of middle-income countries to develop major successful infrastructure projects in the partner countries above. To achieve this impact, the programme will: train officials in UK best practice methodologies in infrastructure project planning, preparation and delivery; encourage long-term adoption of these methodologies via policy and process changes; support a number of specific pilot infrastructure projects, using the methodologies, in selected partner countries to demonstrate effectiveness and embed their use Meeting these objectives will assist the countries to develop the economic and social infrastructure they need to sustain inclusive economic growth. They will also increase the number of good infrastructure projects coming to market as viable investment propositions, helping to reduce the infrastructure gap (increasing the number of proposed projects being completed). It will also attract investors and lenders to deliver the infrastructure projects offering opportunities to international business as a secondary benefit, including from the UK.

Project Identifier: GB-GOV-50-PF-14-INFRA
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: N/A
Budget: £25,000,000

Fund for Impact Evaluation

UK Department for International Development

To transform the demand for, use and practice of impact evaluation amongst the development community, particularly in areas that are currently under-evaluated. The programme will work simultaneously across multiple sectors and multiple geographies on 125 impact evaluations. This coordinated, large scale approach will provide evaluation evidence, training and technical support across government and donor portfolios (up to 16 technical workshops with 36 teams participating in each workshop; 1080 people trained and at least 75 dissemination events held) and will drive forward the use of evaluation evidence in policy making as a whole.

Project Identifier: GB-1-203872
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 10-03-2014
Total Budget: £24,774,033

Unlocking Prosperity in the Horn of Africa

UK Department for International Development

Investment in the Horn of Africa’s to support full and inclusive trade and economic growth potential of the region by developing and improving key roads, enabling trade cross borders and enhancing local economic development.

Project Identifier: GB-GOV-1-300650
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 15-11-2018
Total Budget: £23,740,074

Zambia

Restless Development

Youth-led programmes in Zambia focusing on civic participation, sexual reproductive health and rights, and livelihoods;

Project Identifier: GB-CHC-1127488-ZAM
Activity Status: Implementation
Start Date: 01-10-2010
Budget: 20,308,489 ZK

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