This is a nonprofit organization registered under the Societies Registration Act.
The objectives of this organization include:
To generate knowledge and advocate for good governance; To monitor and analyze socioeconomic, political, cultural, scientific, environmental, and technological changes for facilitating informed policy decisions; To undertake any activity for enhancing the life and livelihood of rural and urban population in general and the poor in particular;
To advocate for promoting a gender- sensitive society; To contribute to the development of an information-based society To undertake and sponsor research and publish books, journals, policy briefs, and other research as well as educational materials;
To work for audio-visual documentation of all types; And, to organize seminars, workshops, symposiums, and training programs.