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Experts gather in South Africa to discuss research findings from the Safe and Inclusive Cities program

IDRC, the Wits School of Governance’s Public Safety Programme, and GIZ’s Inclusive Violence and Crime Prevention Programme will convene experts to discuss preliminary findings of the Safe and Inclusive Cities research program (SAIC) on April 24...

Highlight: Pioneering study reveals importance of land tenure in Nairobi settlement

The findings of a pioneering study linking services to justice and land tenure were presented in Nairobi on February 5, 2015. The study, carried out by multiple stakeholders, shows that land tenure is critical to improving basic services and access...

IDRC to showcase research at national conference of the Canadian Evaluation Society

​IDRC will present recent achievements in evaluation research at the Canadian Evaluation Society’s (CES) 36th National Conference to be held in Montréal, Québec, May 24-27, 2015.As 2015 has been designated the International Year of Evaluation, the...

IDRC grantees to present findings at International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation

IDRC grantees working on climate change research will present findings at the 9th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA9), taking place in Nairobi, Kenya, April 24-30, 2015. This year’s conference, “Measuring and enhancing...

Highlight: Building a strong future for African-led HIV prevention research

The search for an HIV vaccine is shifting from labs in North America and Europe, to include a greater number of African institutions. African researchers are leading the charge. Based in cities at the centre of the epidemic, they are familiar with...

Highlight: IDRC Evaluation at ReLAC in Lima, Peru

The 4th International Conference on Evaluation of the Latin-American and Caribbean Monitoring, Evaluation and Systematization Network (ReLAC) held in Lima, Peru on March 9-13, 2015 brought together more than 400 researchers, evaluators, and...

Highlight: Think Tank Initiative's 2015 Exchange in Istanbul

The Think Tank Initiative's (TTI) 2015 Exchange brought together nearly 200 participants from across the globe. Representatives from 43 TTI-supported think tanks and a variety of donor organizations and research groups, policymakers, and opinion...

Highlight: The need for victim support services in India's Criminal Justice System

Enacting a law is often insufficient to ensure justice. That was the message delivered by women's rights lawyer Flavia Agnes from Majlis Legal Centre, Mumbai during a lecture at IDRC's Asia Regional Office on Wednesday, February 18, 2015. Her talk...

Highlight: Improving health systems research in West Africa

The West African Health Organization (WAHO) held a three-day regional consultation with more than 50 stakeholders from 20 institutions. The goal was to inform their next five-year strategic plan to strengthen health research across the Economic...

Highlight: IDRC at the World Congress on Public Health 2015

The 14th World Congress on Public Health was held from February 11 to 15, 2015, at Science City, Kolkata, India. This year's theme was "Healthy People – Healthy Environment." The Indian Public Health Organization and the World Federation...

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