IDRC works with developing-country researchers and institutions to build local capacity through funding, knowledge sharing, and training.

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Looking for some summer reading? See our list of articles and books to learn how IDRC is driving global change.
Research is uncovering the barriers that prevent women from accessing primary healthcare and taking steps to overcome them.
Soap-opera-style videos are educating couples in northern Nigeria about maternal and child health.
IDRC has learned a great deal from its partners and grantees about how research can change the world.
In 2011, residents of Nairobi’s Mukuru settlement were being evicted from their homes in great numbers.
IDRC-supported researchers are finding ways to use a natural substance called hexanal to slow ripening, and reduce the waste.
IDRC support improves the relevance and appeal of technical and vocational education and training in Kenya.
For people living with disabilities that affect their mobility, it’s almost impossible to get around in some communities in the Kasese District of southwestern Uganda.

Examining the new ecosystems of access that are emerging in middle- and low-income countries as opportunities for higher education expand but funding for materials shrinks.

Even as middle- and low-income countries expand their higher education systems, their governments are retreating...

Research findings illustrate how environmental degradation and insecure transportation affect women.