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).

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

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.

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