When the world's richest eight people hold as much wealth as the bottom 50% of the global population, we have a problem.
Published date: May 03, 2017
Author(s): Arjan de Haan
A number of efforts are currently underway to highlight how policy research institutions can make a real difference through contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals.
Published date: March 30, 2017
Author(s): Peter Taylor
In Malawi, for example, rural women are spending on average 9.1 hours per week fetching water and firewood.
Published date: March 27, 2017
Author(s): Jemimah Njuki
In many countries in the developing world, people have little access to justice.
Published date: March 07, 2017
Author(s): Adrian Di Giovanni, Gloria Song
Sue Szabo of IDRC considers the importance of understanding different contexts in which global development agendas play out.
Published date: January 24, 2017
Author(s): Sue Szabo
Ending economic inequality is one of the biggest policy challenges today. The key is generating solutions backed by solid evidence.
Published date: January 20, 2017
Author(s): Jean Lebel
Over the past two decades, Canada has turned pulses from a low-production crop into a key agricultural product.
Published date: January 17, 2017
Author(s): Laura Husak
Published date: December 20, 2016
Author(s): Shadi Saleh, Chaitali Sinha
The world is currently home to the largest number of youth (aged 10 to 24) to have ever reached reproductive age in history.
Published date: November 03, 2016
Author(s): Ayah Nayfeh, Montasser Kamal
Welcoming over 30,000 Syrian refugees to Canada in the past year is a reflection of the shared values and generous spirit of Canadians and communities, businesses and governments across this country.
Published date: October 25, 2016
Author(s): Roula El-Rifai