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  • Community Development | Sectors | Agriteam Canada
    have worked in Africa Asia and the Americas on projects that empower villagers to both identify and achieve their goals for their own development Our toolbox of techniques for working with rural and remote communities often with semi literate and illiterate villagers includes community mobilization participatory methodologies including participatory rural appraisal PRA and rapid rural appraisal RRA group formation capacity development and training programs gender mainstreaming Cultural sensitivity and working with marginalized groups is key to our community driven approach We work with governments and local NGOs to build their skills in working with villagers to support participatory culturally sensitive sustainable development For example our Tibet Basic Human Needs Project included both villagers and governments in the Tibet Autonomous Region TAR Agriteam staff worked directly with villagers to help them plan for their own development and then be able to reach their goals as well as with provincial and local governments to build capacity in participatory methodologies for poverty alleviation This project provided villagers with true control over their own development for the first time English Français Agriteam at a Glance Download company profile PDF Téléchargez le profil de la compagnie PDF Quicklinks Current job openings Projects Featured projects All

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  • Education and Education Reform | Sectors | Agriteam Canada
    and ensuring schools are more accountable to their students We work with developing country partners to encourage these themes and move through the phases of the reform process We have advised ministries at the policy and planning level as well as developed programs where schools and teachers are the focus of change Through the Canada South Africa Teacher Development Project for example we worked with the national South African Department of Education to develop an inclusive and participatory national teacher professional development framework In Tanzania we worked within the Ministry of Education to support key partners as they promoted gender responsive educational practices Through two CIDA funded projects Support to Egyptian Primary Schooling and The Early Childhood Education Enhancement Project we are helping the Ministry of Education in Egypt carry out education reform on a massive scale Our work is targeted at building the capacity of the Ministry at a systems level to implement reform initiatives that are sustainable particularly at the primary and pre primary levels In Jordan our Supporting Jordan s Education Reform Project works to improve the quality of education kindergarten to grade 12 by supporting the Ministry of Education With schools as the unit of change systems for continuous improvement have been developed collaboratively with the MoE which are then supported by the districts central ministry mothers and fathers and community based educational councils Our Improvement of Basic Education in Piura Peru Project has created an integrated approach to educational reform where communities local governments and regional departments are mobilizing for change Its model of teacher professional development is being replicated in other jurisdictions in rural Peru The second phase of this project focuses on democratic governance in education We model another form of teacher professional development through our Complementary Sector Reform Project in Bangladesh that

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  • Environment | Sectors | Agriteam Canada
    of our projects are specifically focused on environmental management In our Inner Mongolia Biodiversity Protection and Community Development Project we built capacity in protected area management at both community and government levels The project helped address conflicting natural resource priorities within and between various government bureaus and between the Nature Reserves and the resident populations In our Tibet Basic Human Needs Project we integrated environmental awareness into all training activities

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  • Gender Equality | Sectors | Agriteam Canada
    consultancies include education health agriculture environment energy mining infrastructure development and private sector development We talk to business science and technical professionals in language they understand and deepen their awareness of how paying attention to gender equity considerations improves both development results and business bottom lines Between 1996 and 2002 we served as the implementation agency for the Women s Support Project Phase II in Indonesia WSPII WSPII worked nationally with the State Ministry for Women s Empowerment and central institutions such as the powerful National Development Planning Board as well as the planning units of six line ministries to advance a gender mainstreaming agenda within government Sub nationally WSPII worked in South Sulawesi with the provincial machinery for women and three university Women s Studies Centres It also successfully fostered strategic linkages and dialogue between government agencies NGOs and women s organizations Agriteam s gender mainstreaming approach and toolkit the Gender Analysis Pathway helps government counterparts mainstream gender issues in different sectors line ministries and policy initiatives It has been used successfully by the governments of Indonesia and Fiji among others Our interactive e learning training resource Basic Concepts for Gender Mainstreaming was housed on the website of the

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  • Governance and Public Sector Reform | Sectors | Agriteam Canada
    local governments function Capacity development in governance and public sector reform is a process of change We facilitate and support this change process by ensuring that the individuals organizations institutions and systems involved own and manage their own capacity development We use effective methodologies including peer to peer learning learning by doing hands on coaching and mentoring demonstration pilot testing and replication of new systems and practices We draw on the lessons learned from over eight years experience in governance and public sector reform and consult with Canadian municipal and public sector practitioners for support frequently arranging learning exchanges between Canadian and partner country governance practitioners In the Philippines our Local Government Support Program assisted over 200 municipal city and provincial governments to increase capacity and improve performance in the areas of leadership and planning financial management service delivery and participatory governance In Malawi our Government Assistance Project assisted several national ministries to identify and address their capacity development needs in order to better implement poverty alleviation programs while integrating gender equality and HIV AIDS considerations Our experience via the Local Governance Support Program in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao LGSPA has attuned us to the additional challenges facing

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  • Health | Sectors | Agriteam Canada
    development of policies systems and programs that improve the health of the poor via methodologies such as conducting training and mentoring strengthening systems developing synergies and supporting partnerships mainstreaming gender and HIV We work with partners and stakeholders at all levels to identify their objectives and to help them stay focused on achieving results including the Millennium Development Goals for health Our current HIV AIDS Surveillance Project HASP aims to enhance the Government of Pakistan s capacity to implement an effective national surveillance system for HIV AIDS integrating biological and behavioural surveillance with high risk populations The project has successfully established an evidence based approach to HIV planning and programming in Pakistan Through the Systems Orientated Health Investment Program SOHIP in Pakistan we are helping to strengthen district health systems in Punjab province Key focuses are improving health management and accountability systems and increasing attention on health promotion as a critical approach for sustainable improvements in health outcomes In Nigeria we are strengthening the capacity of post secondary educators to provide effective education to basic and mid level PHC personnel as part of the College School of Health Technology and Primary Health Care Development Project We have extensive experience in

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  • Infrastructure Development | Sectors | Agriteam Canada
    as prime contractor responsible for the identification contracting management of monitoring of specialized sub contractors Agriteam s long expertise in infrastructure development ensures proper financial management and quality control to all infrastructure project it completes Agriteam s infrastructure development expertise includes Drinking water systems Irrigation systems Customs and immigration facilities Agribusiness facilities Community health clinics Refurbishment of university buildings Environmental assessment Our work in infrastructure development is closely tied to

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  • Legal and Judicial Reform | Sectors | Agriteam Canada
    2006 and since late 2007 the CIDA funded Juvenile Justice Reform Project in Ukraine To ensure the most appropriate management and technical expertise is provided we implement these projects through project managers with legal backgrounds and form consortia or other partnerships with partner agencies and technical experts experienced in the field of law Our expertise in implementing legal and judicial reform projects includes providing advice and support to government partners such as justice ministries and the judiciary for leading multi stakeholder public policy dialogue involving all relevant public sector and non governmental stakeholders creating opportunities for information sharing and learning about similar reform experiences and best practices in Canada or internationally to support informed policy making identifying the technical experts and providing the necessary advisory services for developing strategic directions policies and related legal and regulatory frameworks to support agreed upon reforms and ensuring these accord with international legal and human rights standards supporting the design of training plans and materials as well as delivery of skills training to partners including the judiciary other legal professionals and extra judicial service providers English Français Agriteam at a Glance Download company profile PDF Téléchargez le profil de la compagnie PDF Quicklinks Current

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