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Corporate and Special Collections / Collections générales et spéciales

Recent Submissions

  • Chib, Arul; Bentley, Caitlin M.; Smith, Matthew L. (MIT PressIDRC, 2021-02-16)
    Over the last ten years, “open” innovations—the sharing of information and communications resources without access restrictions or cost—have emerged within international development. But do these innovations empower poor ...
  • Smith, Matthew L.; Seward, Ruhiya Kristine (MIT PressIDRC, 2020-08-25)
    A decade ago, a significant trend in using and supporting open practices emerged in international development. “Open development” describes initiatives as wide-ranging as open government and data, open science, open ...
  • Centre for the Study of the Economies of Africa (2017-09)
    The Centre for the Study of the Economies of Africa (CSEA) annual report describes increased engagement of CSEA’s researchers in funded research projects in education, agricultural value-chain, infrastructure financing, ...
  • Mbaye, Ahmadou Aly; Golub, Stephen; Gueye, Fatou (IDRC, Ottawa, ON, CA, 2020-07-03)
    While the duality of African economies is well recognized in economic literature, only a few comprehensive studies have examined the formal and informal economies using the same instruments. The research presented in this ...
  • Genereux, Nicole; Taylor, Suzanne; O’Neill, Mary (2016)
    From 2011 to 2016 the Donor Partnerships Division of IDRC worked with IDRC grantees to help them increase and diversify their funding through the Resource Mobilization for Research (RMR) program. With a focus on the ...
  • Centro de Estudios para la Equidad y Gobernanza en los Sistemas de Salud (CEGSS) (2015-12)
  • Petzold, Sheila; Sayan, Bianca (2011)
    In 2008, the Unitarian Service Committee (USC) Canada started offering a series of workshops in ecological farming methods in Bangladesh. The workshops compare past and present trends in agriculture, heritage seed collection ...
  • International Development Research Centre (IDRC) (2013-05-12)
    This grant supported the visit of Shanthi Diariam, the fourteenth Dame Nita Barrow Distinguished Visitor, to the University of Toronto (UT) and the initial development of ‘Friends of the Dame Nita Barrow Visitorship.’ ...
  • Huiyao, Wang (2010)
    China’s talent cultivation plan, the National Medium- and Long-term Talent Development Plan (2010), is a blueprint for creating a highly skilled national work force in the next 10 years. The goal is the transformation of ...
  • Onyango, Maria; Ouma, Gilbert; Ogallo, Laban (2010)
    This program aims to improve the capacity of African countries to adapt to climate change in ways that benefit the most vulnerable. Famous for their rainmaking skills, Kenya’s Nganyi clan are working with scientists to ...
  • DeVoretz, Don; Zhang, Kenny (2011)
    Canadians abroad are a major asset for Canada’s international affairs. The Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada initiated the Canadians Abroad Project as part of a policy research consortium. The report aims to better understand ...
  • Zhang, Kenny (2010-05)
    This paper provides a demographic analysis of Chinese communities in Canada. Chinese people are concentrated in major cities such as Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal and more recently, Calgary. As China increasingly becomes a ...
  • Crivello, Gina; Mann, Gillian (Young LivesIDRC, 2020-03-31)
    Mettre un terme à la pratique du mariage des enfants est devenu un engagement international dans le cadre de l’Objectif 5 de développement durable qui vise à autonomiser les filles et les femmes partout dans le monde. Rêver ...
  • Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI) (2013)
    This policy brief discusses the provision and relevance of higher education (HE) and technical and vocational education and training (TVET) to economic development in Cambodia. A specific focus is the changing economic ...
  • Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI) (2013)
    This Policy Brief draws on the experience of Extractive Industries (EI) revenue management from six countries, and makes policy recommendations for future oil and gas revenue management in Cambodia. Good governance of ...
  • Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI) (2013)
    This policy brief reviews conditions and benefits of regional trade agreements (RTAs) for Cambodia’s economic growth. While regional cooperation is a necessary condition for growth, it is not sufficient. There is a need ...
  • Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI) (2013)
    This paper discusses changes in the Cambodian economy through a lens of labour force requirements, and how vocational education and training (TVET) and higher education (HE) can better contribute to the changes. It reviews ...
  • Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI) (2014)
    The conversion of lands used for food crop production to other uses, the ongoing expansion of cultivated areas, and the situation of unused or under-used cropland in Cambodia needs to become closely regulated. The problem ...
  • Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI) (2014)
    This research synthesis report aims to map regional issues and compile policy measures and research questions for Cambodia and its region. The region has made rapid progress in economic integration and an unprecedented ...

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