SAVING BRAINS – Scaling Impact

July 11, 2014 – Grand Challenges Canada announces a new funding opportunity: Saving Brains − Scaling Impact. Learn more about this program... more


May 22, 2014 – New investments top $12 Million to help save every woman, every child. From a "lucky iron fish" to farming edible insects ... more

2014 Annual Letter

May 14, 2014 – Grand Challenges Canada is celebrating its 4th anniversary. To mark this milestone, Dr. Peter A. Singer, has released his Annual Letter... more

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May 30, 2014 – We cover a range of topics, including what’s happening at Grand Challenges Canada, personal reflections, and the innovative ideas of our grantees... more

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