Fund your research

Want to know about the latest funding calls?

Sign up now and have new funding alerts sent directly to your inbox.

Do you have a research idea?

Our research priorities range from agriculture to climate change, employment, health, and networked economies. We’d love to hear about your idea.

Projects and success stories

The Favela de Prazeres

Research is making cities safer

Learn how the Safe and Inclusive Cities Initiative is working in 16 countries to test the effectiveness of urban violence reduction theories, strategies, and interventions.

Learn more Research is making cities safer

Empowering women-owned businesses in India

The opportunity to have a secure source of income is changing lives in India

Find out how Empowering women-owned businesses in India

Partner with us

At IDRC, we believe in the power of partnerships to drive change

We invite you to partner with us to invest in world class research. Together, we can shape lives and livelihoods in developing countries.

Spotlight: Global Affairs Canada

Our work with Global Affairs Canada creates healthier futures for mothers and children, increases food security, and makes development data freely accessible.

News and events

New data on women-owned businesses in Latin America and the Caribbean will inform policy dialogues to enhance women’s entrepreneurship
Preliminary results of an IDRC-supported study on women-owned businesses in Latin America and the...
IDRC and BetterEvaluation launch an interactive guide to manage evaluations
IDRC’s support of BetterEvaluation, an international collaboration to improve evaluation practice...
IDRC's Annual Public Meeting 2016
IDRC invites you to attend its Annual Public Meeting.