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This publication discusses the International Development Research Center's (IDRC) experience of science for development and analyses how scientific research can be used in global development cooperation. Research results which have already been implemented are outlined including agricultural innovations, downscaling of industrial processes, and services provided by sophisticated technologies. IDRC strategy is also presented and includes an assessment of development, principles and practices to guide research action, and a description of the Center's new structure.

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Authors: INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH CENTER, International Development Research Center, IDRC (CA)
Bibliographic Reference: Report: EN (1994) 35 pp.
Availability: Available from the FAST Programme Office, European Commission, DG XII, 200 rue de la Loi, B-1049 Bruxelles (BE)
Record Number: 199430170 / Last updated on: 1994-11-28
Original language: en
Available languages: en
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