Join us this Thursday and Friday as experts from around the world chart the future of open data to ensure that citizens everywhere benefit. Watch the live webcasts from the 3rd International Open Data Conference in Ottawa and join the conversation on Twitter: #IODC15
WORLD BANK | TOM PERRY
At the World Water Congress in May, IDRC-funded researchers will present a range of solutions for adapting to the water-related impacts of climate change in developing countries
UN PHOTO | LOGAN ABASSI
From improving maternal health care to exploring how to defuse violence in cities or building new skills for better jobs, Asia Research News 2015 provides a snapshot of IDRC-funded research in Asia
FLICKR | C/N N/G
New funding will enable four international research teams to further develop promising research and take their early successes to larger populations in Africa, Asia, and Latin America
IDRC/PANOS | PETTERIK WIGGERS
Researchers are harnessing mobile phone technology to provide ethnic minority women in Vietnam with crucial information about pregnancy, birth, and infant care
PHAD | NGUYEN THI THANH HA
IDRC extends condolences
Today Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) learned with sadness of the passing of research colleagues Martha Farrell, of the Society for Participatory Research in Asia (PRIA), and Paula Kantor, a former Director of the Afghan...
IDRC hits the road Together with Aga Khan Foundation Canada
The Aga Khan Foundation Canada launched Together: An Exhibition on Global Development on April 22, 2015 in Ottawa. This bilingual, mobile exhibit is housed in a 53-foot custom vehicle. With 1,000 square feet of space, Together features the work of...
IDRC sponsors panel on Asian workers at annual meeting of Asian Development Bank
IDRC and the JustJobs Network are sponsoring a panel discussion on Asian labour standards at the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) 2015 Annual Meeting, being held May 2-5 in Baku, Azerbaijan. More than 3,000 participants from around the world...
Highlight: Pioneer of oral rehydration therapy visits IDRC's Asia regional office in Delhi
Dr Richard A. Cash was a guest lecturer at the IDRC Asia Regional Office in New Delhi on March 16, 2015. Dr Cash is renowned for his pioneering work on oral rehydration therapy (ORT), a practical treatment for cholera and other diseases causing...
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DEVELOPING NATIONAL SYSTEMS OF INNOVATIONUniversity-Industry Interactions in the Global South
Interactions between firms and universities are key building blocks of innovation systems. With a focus on developing countries, this book presents novel comparative research spanning three continents. The result is a more universal and dynamic view...
In 2006, the idea to create a resource documenting the growing body of research on peace and security took hold in the wake of the increasing number
This project will address the gaps in research on how openness can contribute to better development outcomes. What are the benefits, costs, and risks
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