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IDRC is committed to improving lives and livelihoods by supporting research that addresses critical international development issues. One of the important ways that IDRC and our grantees help to bring about positive change is through our book publishing program, where we share our research results and findings with other researchers, policymakers, and communities globally.

Explore our book collection from the last 25 years below, all free for digital download. Hundreds more IDRC books, published from the 1970s to the 1990s, are available through the  IDRC Digital Library.

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Oroub El-Abed’s excellent work casts a new and extremely useful light on the situation of a rarely studied segment of the Palestinian diaspora.

Publisher(s)
Institute for Palestinian Studies, IDRC
e-ISBN
9781552504437

Even those who consider themselves experts on IP will benefit immensely from this book and the broader ACA2K project’s work. 
— Sisule Musungu, President of IQsensato, Geneva

Editor(s)
C. Armstrong, J. de Beer, D. Kawooya, A. Prabhala, and T. Schonwetter
Publisher(s)
UCT Press, IDRC
e-ISBN
9781552504901

The stories presented in Success Stories in Asian Aquaculture reflect the unique nature of Asian aquaculture, providing first-time insight into how and why it has become so successful.

Editor(s)
Sena S. De Silva and F. Brian Davy
Publisher(s)
Springer, NACA, IDRC
e-ISBN
9781552504611

During the days in the field, we got to know the farmers… They are unpretending, loyal, and warm-hearted. This experience is a rich treasure in my life.
– Zhang Ziqin, course participant

Editor(s)
Ronnie Vernooy, Li Xiaoyun, Xu Xiuli, Lu Min, and Qi Gubo
Publisher(s)
Foundation Books, IDRC
e-ISBN
9781552504086

Access to safe drinking water and proper sanitation is essential for human survival and for maintenance of a decent quality of life.

Editor(s)
Asit K. Biswas, Eglal Rached, and Cecilia Tortajada
Publisher(s)
Routledge, IDRC
e-ISBN
9781552503805