4 Canadian universities share $12.5 million for climate change research

June 3, 2011

On Thursday the International Development Research Centre, together with Canada's 3 major research granting councils, announced a $12.5-million investment in 5 research teams under the International Research Initiative on Adaption to Climate Change. Each team will receive $2.5 million over 5 years to study how best to protect people, communities, and vital economic sectors that are most at risk from the effects of climate change. The Canadian universities with research teams awarded funding are McGill University, University of Regina, University of Waterloo, and University of Western Ontario. IDRC News Release