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Seize the moment: IDRC at the African Green Revolution Forum
IDRC is a major partner of the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF), which seeks to advance...

Richard Lord

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Peru receives new funds from Canada to improve research on public policies
IDRC announced new international cooperation funds to support research in Peru.
girls in a school in Colombia

Charlotte Kesl / World Bank

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IDRC and Fundación Capital announce new project enabling vulnerable Colombian youth to build a better future

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IDRC is a major partner of the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF), which seeks to advance policies and secure investments to ensure a better life for millions of Africa’s farmers and families.

IDRC announced new international cooperation funds to support research in Peru.

August 19, 2016 LIMA-PERU – Jean Lebel, President of Canada’s International Development Research Centre, announced this morning new international cooperation funds to support research in Peru.

In this issue, IDRC celebrates International Youth Day and announces a new partnership with ASEAN. Don’t forget to apply to all of our funding opportunities, there’s still time left!

IDRC announced a new initiative to foster economic opportunities for vulnerable Colombian youth.

August 17, 2016 - BOGOTA, COLOMBIA – Today, Jean Lebel, President of Canada’s International Development Research Centre, announced a new initiative to foster economic opportunities for vulnerable Colombian youth. The project will pilot new approaches to bring financial, vocational, and...

On August 4, as part of her participation in a meeting of Trade Ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, announced a new project to be funded by Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC)....

The Government of Canada is offering new doctoral and post-doctoral health research training awards to eligible refugees through a partnership between the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and IDRC.

In honour of the official visit to Canada of his Excellency Enrique Peña Nieto, President of the United Mexican States, and Mrs. Angélica Rivera de Peña, Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is pleased to announce initiatives intended to improve the lives of women and...

In this issue, IDRC welcomes our new Chairperson and Board of governors. Read more about IDRC’s contribution to the Queen Elizabeth Scholars program, and don’t forget to apply to all of the new funding opportunities!

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