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Call for applications for 2015 Ecohealth summer course


The eighth annual short ecohealth summer course will be hosted at the University of Québec in Montréal (UQAM) from June 3-16, 2015. Applications are now open to graduate students, professionals, and practitioners interested in ecohealth. The...

Minister Paradis and Canadian NGO leaders at IDRC


The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, was at IDRC to deliver a keynote address at a breakfast organized by the Canadian Council for International Co-operation (CCIC) as part of its annual...


Highlight: The balwadi program offers affordable daycare to empower Rajasthani women


Researchers from the Institute for Health and Social Policy at McGill University, the Centre for Microfinance at the Institute for Financial Management and Research based in Sri City, and the Indian NGO Seva Mandir, discussed the relevance of...

IDRC at ReLAC’s 4th International Conference on Evaluation in Lima, Peru


IDRC support for research in evaluation practice will be showcased at the 4th International Conference on Evaluation of the Latin-American and Caribbean Monitoring, Evaluation and Systematization Network (ReLAC). The conference will be held in Lima...

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Bulletin — February 2015

Ten times a year, IDRC publishes the IDRC Bulletin, which offers insights into the world of international development research.

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DEVELOPING NATIONAL SYSTEMS OF INNOVATION<BR>University-Industry Interactions in the Global South

University-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...

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Balancing Unpaid Care Work and Paid Work in South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa

This project seeks to examine the links between women's economic empowerment, women's paid work, and their unpaid care responsibilities. Its goal is …

Courts, Networks, and Start-Ups: Institutions Matter for South Asian Small Enterprises

This project will examine the economic consequences of courts on businesses in South Asia. Specifically, it will analyze how courts and other …

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