Outreach and Capacity Building

IDS believes that generation, sharing and dissemination of research based knowledge is vital for economic growth and development. IDS disseminates its research results through publications and conferences. The company is constantly strengthening its intellectual capacity to achieve the following objectives:

  • To provide a forum for stakeholders, development specialists and policy makers for policy debate, development and implementation leading to sustainable economic growth.
  • To keep stakeholders, researchers, development specialists and economists abreast of economic trends, dynamics and various development issues.
  • To promote capacity strengthening and training for young researchers .

  • Conferences and Workshops

    IDS organizes and hosts conferences on regular basis. These activities facilitate exchange and sharing of knowledge, experience among economists, development specialists, policy makers and researchers.


    IDS publications based on the original research of its team, provide a wealth of information on a wide array of economic issues. This repository of knowledge is a valuable contribution towards policy formulation for economic development.


    IDS organizes Trainings and Skill Development Programs to meet challenges of devolution and poverty reduction - integrated planning, implementation, management, monitoring and evaluation at the grassroots.