Report from Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food highlights IDRC-supported research on food security in Malawi
The Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food, Olivier De Schutter, visited farmers at an IDRC-supported project in Ekwendeni during his mission visit to Malawi earlier in 2013. The project, underway since 2000, set out to show that soil fertility...
The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, highlights IDRC climate change programming
“One of the three priority areas for our $1.2 billion in fast-start financing is to help the poorest and most vulnerable countries to adapt to climate change," said the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the...
Putting youth to work in sub-Saharan Africa
Although many of the world’s fastest growing economies are in sub-Saharan Africa, joblessness persists in the region. Past and current initiatives to promote youth entrepreneurship are not having the desired results. There is also limited knowledge...
Will the next Einstein be from Africa?
Physics and math are the backbone of modern society. From satellites and smartphones to finance and health research, mathematical sciences are involved in nearly every facet of our lives. The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences Next Einstein...
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