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IDRC proud to join Canada’s efforts in helping and protecting refugees and migrants
On September 19, 2016, the right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, announced...
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Informing adaptation in a 1.5-degree world: IDRC at the 1.5 degrees international conference
IDRC and a number of partners and grantees from the Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in...
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IDRC partners with the Alliance for Financial Inclusion to improve access to financial services for the poor
A new three-year partnership between IDRC and the Alliance for Financial Inclusion will develop new...

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In this issue, learn more about IDRC’s research on large-scale land acquisitions in Africa and the Centre’s key role in a UN panel for women’s economic empowerment. Also, read the latest Charting Change blog post.

IDRC and a number of partners and grantees from the Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia (CARIAA) will present three parallel sessions at the 1.5 Degrees: Meeting the challenges of the Paris Agreement...

On September 19, 2016, the right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, announced significant support for refugee resettlement and international migration issues during his participation in the Refugee and Migration Summit, hosted by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

A new three-year partnership between IDRC and the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) will develop new knowledge and foster policy peer-learning about financial inclusion. Financial inclusion—improving access and availability of financial services for the poor—can reduce inequality and...

IDRC, together with several partners, will showcase ways to plan for and respond to the impacts of climate change, both in Canada and beyond, at the Livable Cities Forum 2016.

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, has announced that Canada will contribute CA$22.6 million over five years to the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences – Next Einstein Initiative (AIMS-NEI) to train African mathematical...

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.

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