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With IRD le Mag’, explore the diversity of research carried out by IRD and its partners, within the framework of sustainability science.

News, files, debates, analyzes ... in connection with researchers’s publications, but also reports, anecdotes on science "in the making", as close as possible to the laboratories and the fields.


A committed science

As a French public research institution, IRD upholds a model of equitable scientific partnership with countries of the Global South. It advocates interdisciplinary coordination and civic engagement in scientific endeavours committed to attaining the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). As a leading player in the field of "sustainable science", IRD takes an original approach to research, expertise, training and knowledge-sharing for the benefit of countries and regions, making science and innovation key drivers in their development. Find out more.

  • 850


  • 33

    representations worldwide

  • 62%

    co-publications with the Global South





representations worldwide

co-publications with the Global South