The Swiss Programme for Research on Global Issues for Development (r4d programme) is a joint funding initiative by SDC and the SNSF. The r4d programme supports research aimed at solving global problems with a focus on least developed, low- and middle income countries. A total budget of CHF 97.6 million is available for the duration of the programme from 2012 to 2022 with a contribution by SDC of CHF 72 million and by SNSF of CHF 25.6 million.
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