Governor General visits Canadian-funded food security project in India
During the Governor General of Canada’s state visit to India, IDRC President Jean Lebel presented the work of researchers who are helping to reintroduce nutritious millets and ease women’s workload with a simple dehuller.Small millets have much to...
Four consortia to undertake new research on climate hot spots in Africa and Asia
The Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia (CARIAA) has selected four consortia to undertake research in three climate change hot spots in Africa and Asia: semi-arid regions, deltas, and glacier and snowpack-dependent river...
Fighting poverty with technology: Books explore impacts on lives and livelihoods
IDRC launched two books documenting its contribution to the field of ICT4D at the sixth International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development in Cape Town, South Africa, December 7–10, 2013. ICTD is the world’s...
Asia Workshop on Communicating Research for Policy Influence: Gender and Food Security
A 5-day workshop on Communicating Gender and Food Security Research Outcomes for Policy Influence will take place in Mysore, India from February 10-14, 2014. The workshop will be attended by researchers from five Canadian International Food Security...
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