IDRC grantee honoured for work improving farming practices in Nigeria
Nigeria's Osun State University has won the Southwest Nigeria Outstanding University of the Year Award for 2014. The university was recognized for its research project aimed at improving nutrition, incomes, and food security for Nigeria’s rural...
Two IDRC grantees receive “New Digital Age” grants
IDRC grantees The Citizen Lab and the Igarapé Institute are among 10 recipients of New Digital Age grants. Funded through a $1 million donation by Google Executive Chairman, Eric Schmidt, the grants are given to organizations that use technology to...
Highlight: Advancing the global discussion on standardizing health data
IDRC-supported researchers from Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, and Vietnam attended two international meetings to help shape global discussions on health data.
Why data matters
The importance of collecting and storing health data using a standard...
Putting youth to work in sub-Saharan Africa – experts chart policy options
More than 100 experts, including policymakers, researchers, government officials, representatives from international and non-governmental organizations from around the world, gathered in Dakar, Senegal, to discuss policy options to tackle youth...
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