How to write a policy brief

This webpage and slideshow from the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) outline the purpose and process for writing policy briefs.


  • Planning your policy brief
  • Policy brief template
  • Designing the brief
  • Revising your policy brief
  • Using your policy brief


International Development Research Centre (IDRC), (n.d.). How to write a policy brief. Retrieved from website:

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