Rajiv Gandhi institute of Development aspires to be a role model for institutional excellence in research, community service, and capacity building and nurturing socially responsible society through an eclectic and sustainable approach. Through its work, the institute seeks to build bridges across nations, working with national, international, and governmental organizations, and NGOs, and business organizations. Our vision is to promote a global perspective through collaborations. Our aim is to create and maintain a vibrant research environment to promote cutting-edge, interdisciplinary research and collaborative work with local, regional, and international communities. Conduct capacity development programmes for practitioners from governments, corporations, and civil society organizations to enhance their leadership qualities and skills, management capacity and commitment to professional ethics.