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Next-Generation Models for Canadian Collaboration in International Development
IDRC is pleased to announce a new $1 million grant to the Canadian Council for International...
NEWS UPCOMING EVENT
Call for submissions: New South Africa–Canada Research Chairs Initiative
The call for submissions is now open and will close February 14, 2017.
NEWS UPCOMING EVENT
New South Africa–Canada Research Chairs Initiative
IDRC and the National Research Foundation (NRF) of South Africa are pleased to announce two new...

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

The call for submissions is now open and will close February 14, 2017.

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. 

IDRC and the National Research Foundation (NRF) of South Africa are pleased to announce two new research chair initiatives. They build on NRF’s existing ...

IDRC is pleased to announce the 11 winners of its 2017 Research Award call.

IDRC, the Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN), and Fundacion Futuro Latinoamericano (FFLA-Ecuador) have announced the winners of their research call on Climate Resilient Cities in Latin America. 

Research is critical for identifying solutions to the impacts of climate change in developing countries. We’re hosting a series of events at COP22, please join us, it’s time to talk climate solutions.

The award-winning documentary on the true victims of the Syrian uprising, Little Gandhi - The lost truth of the Syrian uprising, is coming to Canadian venues. Screened internationally, it is being touted as a great example of a powerful film that can touch people’s lives in a way that...

More than 2,000 global health thinkers and practitioners from around the world gather to exchange policy-relevant research findings and results at the Global Symposium on Health Systems Research every two years. This year’s event, hosted in Vancouver from November 14–18, 2016, is focused on...

IDRC and the World Economic Forum (WEF) are collaborating to develop regional and global platforms whereby the private sector, local governments, the donor community and civil society can work together to foster inclusive growth in developing countries. 

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