In Malawi, for example, rural women are spending on average 9.1 hours per week fetching water and firewood.
Published date: March 27, 2017
In many countries in the developing world, people have little access to justice.
Published date: March 07, 2017
Sue Szabo of IDRC considers the importance of understanding different contexts in which global development agendas play out.
Published date: January 24, 2017
Ending economic inequality is one of the biggest policy challenges today. The key is generating solutions backed by solid evidence.
Published date: January 20, 2017
Over the past two decades, Canada has turned pulses from a low-production crop into a key agricultural product.
Published date: January 17, 2017
Published date: December 20, 2016
The world is currently home to the largest number of youth (aged 10 to 24) to have ever reached reproductive age in history.
Published date: November 03, 2016
Welcoming over 30,000 Syrian refugees to Canada in the past year is a reflection of the shared values and generous spirit of Canadians and communities, businesses and governments across this country.
Published date: October 25, 2016
The launch of the first ever United Nations High-Level Panel for Women’s Economic Empowerment in January 2016 has opened a door for think tanks and other research institutions to share evidence on what helps to grow female entrepreneurship.
Published date: September 22, 2016
Legal aid is chronically underfunded in Canada and globally. Securing access to justice is integral to development.
Published date: June 29, 2016