Add.: Core 6 A, II Floor, Indian Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road
Contact Person: Stuti Lall
Purpose : Development(General)
Aims/Objectives/Mission : SDS is a demand – driven specialized Centre of Excellence in Policy-oriented Research, Capacity Building, Information Generation, Technical Assistance, Institutional Development and Networking. The main work areas extend in urban and rural development, sustainable poverty reduction, resource mobilization, micro enterprise development, micro-credit, participatory information generation techniques, and empowerment of marginalized groups, municipal management, monitoring, evaluation and performance auditing. Knowledge Infrastructure planning and development has emerged in recent years a focal work area, in which SDS has developed a regional network in the Asia-pacific, Africa and Arab regions.