Dr L.C. Sharma (MD of IIRD) participating in the cleanliness drive of Yamunotri Trekking Route to facilitate the pilgrims under the collaborative effort of IIRD and GAIL to support the Swachh Iconic Places (SIP) programme

IIRD at the United Nations

IIRD's Board of Directors got the opportunity to present the Mission and Vision at the united Nations in Switzerland with delegates of numerous nations in attendance

Best NGO in India in Livelihood

CSR Times conferred IIRD with the “Best NGO in India in Livelihood" award for our project of training rural women of Jharkhand to make pattals for their livelihood

IIRD - Best Workplace for Women

Global Compact Network India awarded IIRD with the "Innovative Best Practices Awards, 2019, for ‘Women at Workplace’ in the category of NGO sector

About IIRD

Institute for Integrated Rural Development (IIRD) is a non-profit Section 25 company, established in 2004, dedicated to bringing rural prosperity in the national and global arenas. The organisation endeavours to adopt innovative approaches in all its activities with maximum use of technology and optimum use of resources to make the operation impact targeted, transparent and participatory.

With diverse experience of more than 15 years in the development sector covering almost all thematic areas of concern, IIRD is empanelled under various programmes with different Ministries and State Government departments. Similarly, amongst the PSUs, IIRD frequently works with GAIL (India) Limited, ONGC, NTPC, NMDC, EIL, NFL, SJVN, and numerous other corporate houses; IIRD is also Global Compact Network India member. With the specialisation in Conceiving, Planning, Designing and Implementing the projects, IIRD has completed more than 100 small and medium projects for the last five years.

Active all across the nation, IIRD also established its regional chapters in Delhi, Bengaluru, Chennai, Guwahati, Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Kolkata. During the period of 2013-14, IIRD installed its first chapter in Nigeria. We have footprints in 21 states and are working to boost our presence and developmental activities all across the nation to positively influence the lives of people.

Completed Projects
States Foot Print
People Impacted

Flagship Programmes

IIRD believes in supporting holistic development in all the spheres of society, Rural Regions being our priority. To propel this vision, we have initiated a number of programmes that have been successfully implemented in Himachal Pradesh ushering a positive change in the lives of people. Some of our major programmes in recent times have been...


IIRD conceived Mission RIEV to usher development and prosperity in their entirety for every individual in rural regions by ensuring access to basic service support, employment opportunities, and mor...

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Villages which are the heart and soul of India require a holistic developmental model which can herald a positive change that can penetrate the life of each and every person. Even after 7 decades si...

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RURAL CONCLAVE in village SHOLI, Tehsil Rampur, district Shimla, H.P. in the year 2017. The theme of the event was "Ruralising India- Empowering Villages." The three-day conclave saw the participati...

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"ज़िन्दगी जियें.. नशे को नहीं" which translates to “Live Life... Not Intoxicants”, was an anti-drug campaign launched by IIRD through Mission RIEV on Sep...

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Recent Projects

We believe in integrated rural development hence, we have been an active partner in a number of projects all across India aimed at improving lives of people.


IIRD has collaborated with Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) to implement its CSR project for the welfare of the community Dharwad town of Karnataka through the construction of an internation..

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IIRD collaborated with GAIL India to set up Digital Smart Classrooms in government schools of Karnataka’s Dharwad which were then inaugurated on February 2, 2019, by Mr Pralhad Joshi, the honourab..

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