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IDRC Research Awards 2018

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Projects and success stories

Data to change the world

Open data: we use it daily without realizing it. Accessible to all and infinitely shareable, open data simplifies our lives. This is nothing extraordinary — at first glance.

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Smoking: Africa fights back

Senegal is taking the lead in the war against tobacco.

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Spotlight: UK Department for International Development (DFID)

Together with DFID, we support research that helps people adapt to climate change and build better futures through safer cities for everyone. 

News and events

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Launch of journal special supplement on West Africa Health Systems Research
Strategic leverage on value chains
Businesses can understand trade trends and future challenges in the ASEAN Economic community.
IDRC contributes to policy advice for G20 Summit in Hamburg
IDRC thought leadership in two areas is contributing to discussions surrounding the G20 Summit.