Building bridges between research and policymaking

ISID's mission is to advance knowledge of the social, political, economic and environmental processes and conditions that enable people and societies to develop their full potential, living long, healthy, meaningful, and productive lives in community with others.


Research at ISID is intended to generate rigorous and relevant knowledge through which we can gain a deeper understanding of development processes and experiences.


McGill University offers a unique opportunity to pursue undergraduate studies in International Development at one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in Canada.


Institute for the Study of International Development