About Us

About Us

FIDR is a social change organisation which was set up about two decades ago to transform lives through professionals and smart & appropriate technologies. The alumnus of Harvard, Columbia, Cork universities and IITs and IIMs are on the Board. Besides providing thought leadership, as a Think Tank, we implement programs at the grassroots. Some of the themes in which we work are: Livelihoods, Public policy, Big data Research, ICT for Development, Documentation, policy development support, devising new strategies and systems, managing large scale social impact programs, establishing public-private partnerships, designing and behaviour change campaigns, managing large scale surveys, developing capacities of personnel and honing their skills, our experts bring their remarkable skills and infectious energy to every initiative.


A society empowered with knowledge and sustainable resources for integrated development.


FIDR envisions self-sufficient and sustainable societies by empowering underserved communities through appropriate technological resources, training and support to address developmental needs.