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Welcome to Rural Self-reliance Development Center (RSDC)

Rural Self-Reliance Development Center (RSDC) was registered in 1991 with the Kathmandu District Administration Office under the Social Organisations Registration Act 2034 BS (ie 1977). It is a non-profit making and non-governmental organization affiliated with the Social Welfare Council.In this organizational form the founder members of RSDC consolidated and conformed the conceptual approaches and methods of community level interaction, first initiated as self reliance development by the poor for the poor under the aegis of the Integrated Development System (IDS) in 1985.

About Us / Mission

Rural Self-Reliance Development Centre (RSDC) is registered in 1991 with the Kathmandu District Administration Office under Social Organizations Registration Act 2034 BS (1988).

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Objectives / Goal

To develop, promote, enhance and strengthen the social, economic, environmental and political (governance) state of affairs for a continuous and progressive improvement in the quality of the lives of the above-mentioned

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Methods / Strengths

RSDC makes interventions that are designed to enhance the capabilities of rural household to harness their own potential for economic and social empowerment.

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Dr. Devendra Raj Panday

Devendra Raj Panday, born in 1939, has a Ph. D in Public and International Affairs from the University of Pittsburgh, USA. He conceptualized the original idea of Swabalamban and the methodology of learning by doing as RSDC engages with the poor and other rural households, Continue Reading →

Dr. Durga Prasad Paudyal

Education (PhD) in Rural Development from Wageningen Agricultural University Netherland. Expertise: Director General of Central on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and Pacific (CIRDAP), Bangladesh from 2004-2012 Consultant :ADB,  UN-ESCAP, ICIMOD. Continue Reading →

Board of director

Dr. Durga Prasad Paudyal Chairman

Education (PhD) in Rural Development from Wageningen Agricultural University Netherland. Expertise: Director General of Central on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and Pacific (CIRDAP), Bangladesh from 2004-2012 Consultant :ADB,  UN-ESCAP, ICIMOD

E-mail:
durga.paudyal2@gmail.com / chairman@rsdc.org.np

Mathura Mulepati Member Secretary

Education: Master Degree in Humanities & Social Sciences TU.  Expertise and working  in B.P.Koirala Lions Centre for Ophthalmic Studies, TU, Institute of Medicine, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu. Awarded: Admiration of Excellent work from Right Honorable Vice President, Dr. Parmanand Jha on 17th Annual day of  B.P.Koirala Lions Centre for Ophthalmic Studies (2013)

E-mail:
kriti_shrestha2@yahoo.com / bpkeye@iomdit.org.np

Savitri Sharma Treasurer

Education: Master Degree in Rural Sociology, Population TU. Expertise: Design and conduct the training , community conflict, Human Rights,Peace building, Violence,psychosocial counselling , PRA method, analysis the data, Write and present the Report, Gender issues, Environment, Health and Education, Organisational management, Involved in policy formation, programme planning. Working experiences 22 years in  different NGOs and INGOs.

E-mail:
savitrisharmadevkota@gmail

Ram Risal Member

Professor Associate of English department . Expertise: Board member and Executive  Director of RSDC, Management member of Family Planning Association, Management member of UNESCO, and Management member of Social Welfare Council and involved in many social services.

Dr. Indra Prasad Tiwari Member

Education: PhD "Rural and Regional Development Planning, Devolopment Economics, Project Planning and Implementation". Mahendra Bidyabhusan Medalist. Research fellow: Tokyo Institute of Technology (TIT). Consultant: Commission for ASIA the Pacific ESCAP

E-mail:
tiwari.hsdc@gmail.com

Rajendra Dahal Member

Professional: journalist, former chairman of Press council Nepal, at present Press Advisor to the President.

E-mail:
rajendra@teacher.org.np

Hari Prasad Bhattari Member

Education: M.A. T.U. Expertise: Cooperative management trainner, Social mobilization & micro finance management, Advisory support to making guideline, manual and strategic plan for national level Cooperatives.Affilation Exucative Director of Swabalamban Bikas Company, Chairman of  Swabalamban Cunsumer Cooperative Ltd. Board member of RSDC Microfinance Institute Butwal.

E-mail:
hpbhattarai@yahoo.com

Aruna Chaudhari Member

Education: ( M.A. Tribhuvan University Nepal), Expertise: Program Coordinator ( Women ,Children and disabled) and Chief of trainer in Women Issues.

E-mail:
me_arunac@yahoo.com

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