African scientists to support climate negotiations ahead of international climate change talks
A new network of climate change scientists from across Africa is working to strengthen the continent's stance at the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)to be held in...
Advancing women's leadership in health research in Cameroon
IDRC is committed to investing in emerging leaders in Africa and supporting their contributions in areas such as sustainable economic growth, governance, and health. A recent grant from IDRC will support young women researchers in Cameroon. The...
Higher wages and competitiveness: Policy workshop with G20 ministers
The overall poor performance of wages poses a serious threat to the health of societies and economies. The same is true of the global decline of labour’s share of income – that is, income represented by wages, salaries, and benefits. Policymakers...
Highlight: Canadian and Caribbean parliamentarians discuss open data
On April 27 and 28, the International Development Research Centre co-hosted a two-day meeting on open data and open parliaments with the Canada Branch of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association. This inaugural meeting of the Canada-Caribbean...
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