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Robert Hofstede, IDRC’s associate director for climate change, at COP22, Marrakech, Morocco

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Research for a climate-smart world
Robert Hofstede, IDRC’s associate director for climate change, is the next scheduled presenter at...
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Seeking innovative approaches to improve livestock vaccines
Demand for livestock products is expected to soar in coming decades, representing a key source of...
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Investing in government science advice to improve policymaking
A new project funded by IDRC and led by the International Network for Government Science Advice (...

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In this issue, IDRC celebrates women’s accomplishments and draws attention to the challenges they face worldwide. Also, read the highlights from the film screening of Little Gandhi.

IDRC to present results of adaptation and development funding at parliamentary breakfast speaker series.

In this issue, learn how indigenous and women’s health services are being improved in Peru. Save the date for our International Women’s Day event, and don’t forget to apply for current funding opportunities. 

Demand for livestock products is expected to soar in coming decades, representing a key source of sustainable, long-term income for the global poor. Yet one-quarter of animals owned by poor livestock smallholders die from disease. Developing and marketing safe, effective vaccines against these...

A new project funded by IDRC and led by the International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA), under the auspices of the International Council for Science (ICSU), aims to facilitate the flow of information between researchers and governments to ensure that sound scientific evidence...

Developing knowledge of trade trends and what lies ahead in the ASEAN Economic Community is important for businesses to operate efficiently and effectively throughout the global value chain. Cross-border commercial and business operations can be complex, and this requires a thorough...

IDRC is pleased to announce a new Cyber Policy Centres initiative that is aimed at strengthening independent policy research institutions in developing countries that focus on cyber-related policies related to digital rights, cybersecurity, and innovation policy.

In this issue, we feature the most popular stories of 2016 from our website. The Charting Change blog celebrated its first anniversary, and there’s still time to apply to the call for proposals and case studies.

IDRC is pleased to announce a new $1 million grant to the Canadian Council for International Cooperation (CCIC).

In this issue, read about IDRC’s participation in the “COP of Action”, the 22nd Conference of the Parties that built on last year’s historic Paris Agreement at COP21. Learn more about our research on climate change adaptation solutions, and meet the winners of the 2016 IDRA awards. 

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