FIDR was set up about two decades ago to bring development to the grassroots by professionals and
through smart harnessing of technology, low-cost ideas which can bring about large-scale change.
Alumnus of Harvard, Columbia, Cork universities and IITs and IIMs are in the Board which guides
program implementations and thought leadership, as a Think Tank.
FIDR, besides direct, on-the-ground implementation, also provides advisory services to various
corporates and governments in leveraging resources for Smart Development using optimal resources.
Our Objectives: – Promote good governance processes through an appropriate platform for improved
service delivery in Livelihoods, Civic Services, Environment & Economic development.