Organization Name:
International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

Organization Type:

Mission Statement:
The International Development Research Centre is a public corporation created by the Canadian government to help communities in the developing world find solutions to social, economic, and environmental problems through research. IDRC connects people, institutions, and ideas to ensure that the results of the research it supports and the knowledge that research generates, are shared equitably among all its partners, North and South. In this respect, it offers sustainable support to the development of higher education in Africa through funding for research projects.

Contact Information

Full Mailing Address:
Mailing address 
PO Box 8500 
Ottawa, ON 
Canada K1G 3H9


Phone Number:
(+1) 613-236-6163

Fax Number:
(+1) 613-238-7230

Email Address:


    Activity Detail(s)

  • Humanitarian Coordination

    Country(ies) of Operation

  • India
  • Uruguay
  • Kenya
  • Egypt
  • South Africa

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