A new approach for evaluating research intended for the “real world."
StoryEvaluation RESEARCH QUALITY RESEARCH
StoryScience and Technology ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE Health AGRICULTURE GOVERNMENT EDUCATION ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PRIVACY PROTECTION UNEMPLOYMENT HUMAN DEVELOPMENT Innovation
AI’s potential for enhancing development efforts is enormous, but we need to ensure its ethical and equitable use.
StoryHealth VACCINES DISEASE OUTBREAKS Health systems
Global collaboration is the key to stop infectious diseases.
StoryEnvironment URBAN PLANNING FLOODS SOLID WASTES COLLABORATION
In most developing countries, solid waste management is a significant challenge, especially in urban slums and other informal settlements.
StoryEconomics Economic integration ECONOMIC POLICY TRAINING PROGRAMMES WOMEN IN DEVELOPMENT
When Tony Muhumuza was appointed Uganda’s national economist for the United Nations Development Program, he was cognizant of the great responsibility that came with his new role.
StoryEconomics Economics SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT INCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT WOMEN AND DEVELOPMENT Information and Communication
Founded with IDRC's support, PTCI provides local training to high-level economists to help offset the shortage of experts in Francophone Africa
StoryHealth MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH
Creative solutions can overcome barriers to access to health services in fragile contexts.
StoryMULTI-COUNTRY AIDS PROGRAM (MAP)
New research into HIV prevention has led to a groundbreaking national trial for HIV prevention in Botswana.
StoryHealth MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH CHILD HEALTH WOMEN'S HEALTH HEALTH SERVICES
In Senegal, neighbourhood women known as godmothers bring vital maternal and child healthcare information to isolated women. Research is finding ways to make their work sustainable and better valued by the national health system.
StorySocial Policy SCHOOL ATTENDANCE
In Africa, one in ten teenage girls misses school or drops out because of her periods. However, Canadian researchers found that reusable sanitary pads might be just what’s needed to keep girls in school.