Working with developing countries to improve how they develop, manage and benefit from their natural resources.
The Canadian International Resources and Development Institute (CIRDI) is a coalition of The University of British Columbia (UBC), Simon Fraser University (SFU), and École Polytechnique de Montréal (EPM) formed as an independent, international Institute to assist developing countries to leverage the potential of their natural resources of minerals, oil and gas, into long-term sustainable livelihoods.
What’s in a name? It is a question debated through the ages but in today’s world of instant information, where capturing and keeping people’s attention is increasingly difficult, an organization’s name is an important part of its brand. Good names convey what an organization does in a clear, concise and memorable manner, and when names […]