NIDS (Nepal Institute of Development Studies), a non governmental research organization established in 1998, has been focusing on prioritized issues which are associated to development of the country. NIDS contributes to the development process by conducting research, implementing effective programs to create environment through initiation, facilitation and coordination of activities and networking/lobbying and advocating on equitable development strategies.
Mission
Develop an integrated and sustainable development model suitable for Nepal.
Objectives
- Contribute to socio-economic development by undertaking innovative research and supporting alternative development models.
- Implement programs to raise awareness and alleviate poverty in Nepalese society.
- Empower local institutions in order to implement sustainable development programs in Nepal.
- Conduct research on migration patterns to find aspects of its related vulnerability and recommend alternatives to bring to the attention of the policy-making officials in the country.
- Conduct research/implement programs on marginalized communities such as Women, Janjati, Dalit, Remote areas and so forth.
 
Nepal Institute of Development Studies (NIDS)
House No.: 23, Madhur Marg, Chun Devi, Maharajgunj
PO Box: 7647
Kathmandu
 
Nepal
Phone: 00977 1 4721277, 4721278
Fax: 00977 1 4721982
nids@mail.com.np
People

Ganesh Gurung
Dr.
Founding Chairperson of NIDS
 
Phone: 00977 1 472 12 77, 472 12 78
ganesgrg@mos.com.np