CLIR Global Horoscope of Prince Iskandar. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY.


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Where We Work

Map of featured CLIR initiatives and programs. Click on image below to go to interactive version.

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History and Timeline

Featured Initiatives

Examples of CLIR’s recent international engagement and partnerships