CRDF Global is an independent nonprofit organization that promotes international scientific and technical collaboration through grants, technical resources, training and services. CRDF Global's mission is to facilitate scientific collaborations between countries, promote safe and responsible science, encourage entrepreneurship that supports economic growth, and design and implement creative programs that improve science capacity. Working in over 40 countries, CRDF Global promotes peace and prosperity through international scientific and innovative collaborations.
CRDF Global engages global innovators to address the critical challenges of our time—from health and the environment, to security and education. Our work developing and managing scientific programs provides a valuable resource for government, corporate and research communities in the United States and around the world.
Capacity Building: Nurturing indigenous education and research capacity and creating linkages among sustaining communities.
Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Fostering economic growth, competitiveness and science and technology-based entrepreneurship and invention.
Science Engagement: Relationship and network building to address the diplomatic, developmental and nonproliferation challenges of emerging nations and scientific communities.
Research Partnerships: Enabling cross-border collaboration, strengthening the quality of foreign research and providing opportunities for junior researchers and female scientists.
CRDF Solutions: Simplifying the complex process of international scientific research cooperation.