Main activities of IRADe
comprehensive approach to development inherently
involves the participation not only of the government,
but also of NGOs, Industry, corporations, financial
and technical institutions. It is essential that
these stakeholders be involved as partners at
all stages of the research process. An inclusive
research process creates wider consensus and make
policy reforms more acceptable. With these ideas
Integrated Research and Action for Development
(IRADe) is set up as a fully autonomous, non-profit
advanced research institute, which aims to do
research and policy analysis, train people and
be a hub of a network among various stakeholders.
IRADe is an institute that focuses
on research and effective action through:
- Multi-disciplinary and multi-stakeholder research
for implementable solutions for sustainable
- Policy and action research that accounts for
the effective governance of techno-economic
and socio-cultural issues.
It is a 'think tank' that works with 'action
for the Decision Support provided by IRADe to
various Ministries and Non Government Organisations/ Institutions.