News Archive 2008

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Telling the IDRC's Story
Recently, the International Development Research Centre published an update on historian Ron Harpelle who, along with Bruce Muirhead of the University of Waterloo, have been commissioned to write a book-length intellectual history of IDRC, and to produce related materials including a Website. [Read more] December 30, 2008


Conference on International Development Brings World Experts Together
Ron Harpelle and Dr. Bruce Muirhead from the University of Waterloo, organized “Canada and Research for Development: Past, Present and Future” at the Centre for International Governance Innovation in Waterloo, Ontario on September 3 and 4, 2008. [Read more] October 10, 2008


$81,500 SSHRC Grant for AIG+C
Members of the Advanced Institute for Globalization and Culture at Lakehead University have received a 3 year $81,500 Aid to Small University Grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada for the“Development of a Regional 'Advanced Institute for Globalization and Culture' to Facilitate Interdisciplinary Research Capacity in the Social Sciences and Humanities.” [Read more] May 20, 2008


Work Featured on Radio Canada
Dr. Ronald Harpelle's work was recently featured on Radio Canada International's program "Canadá en las Américas" as part of a story on former Chilean President Ricardo Lagos visit to Ottawa. [Read more] January 12, 2008
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