Former IDRC grantee Harsha de Silva appointed deputy foreign minister in Sri Lanka
Leading South Asian economist and former IDRC grantee Harsha de Silva has been appointed Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs in the new Sri Lankan government.
De Silva, who has been a member of the Sri Lankan Parliament since 2010, was an...
Call for applications: Training program for young South Asian scholars
The IDRC-funded South Asia Research Network (SARNET) is organizing a two-week training program — Labour Economics: Theories, Methodologies and Research Issues — from October 27 to November 7, 2015.
Combining lectures by experts and practical...
Silence in the Courts: film of sexual abuse and impunity in Sri Lanka screens in Toronto, Ottawa
The film Silence in the Courts, by Sri Lankan director Prasanna Vithanage, will have two Canadian screenings during the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence global campaign.
Silence in the Courts is the story of two young Sri Lankan women’s...
IDRC receives award from Government of Bhutan
The Government of Bhutan has awarded IDRC a certificate of appreciation for its contribution to measuring the well-being of the Himalayan nation’s citizens through its Gross National Happiness (GNH) index.
Anindya Chatterjee, IDRC’s Regional...
IDRC regional office career opportunity:
Communications and Media Relations Officer
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