IN_FOCUS COLLECTION Mini-websites on current development issues

The in_focus collection presents thematic mini-websites on selected IDRC activities. Each tackles a pressing issue in sustainable international development. IDRC's experience is distilled and organized in such as way as to draw out important lessons, observations, and recommendations for decision-makers and policy advisors.
INFORMATION LIVES OF THE POOR: Fighting poverty with technology
WOMEN AND LAND: Securing Rights for Better Lives
VALUING THE ENVIRONMENT: Economics for a Sustainable Future
FIGHTING POVERTY WITH FACTS: Community-Based Monitoring Systems
COMPETITION AND DEVELOPMENT: The Power of Competitive Markets
COMANAGEMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES: Local Learning for Poverty Reduction
GROWING BETTER CITIES: Urban Agriculture for Sustainable Development
HEALTH: An Ecosystem Approach
SEEDS THAT GIVE: Participatory Plant Breeding
WATER : Local-level Management