About Us

Nirman - An Initiative for Sustainable Development

About Nirman

Our Vision is promoting equitable, just, resilient and sustainable human-environment system

Nirman focuses on restoring the ecosystems with rich biodiversity and has specific intervention in agriculture, natural resource management and governance. The organization is concerned with issues relating to the negative impact of climatic variations and current development paradigm that has endangered the natural resources and traditional knowledge base. Thus, it yearns to have sovereignty over the seed, the soil, the land, water, the indigenous knowledge system and strives to achieve sustainable use of natural resources and democratize its governance pattern.

Nirman Legal Status

NIRMAN is a not for profit organization registered under the following Act

Society Registration Act, XXI of 1860

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Foreign Contribution Regulation Act,1976

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12 AA of the Income Tax Act 1961

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80 G (5)(vi)of Income Tax Act 1961

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Our Approach


Livelihood improvement through sustainable agriculture

Revival of Millets based bio-diverse farming system

Strengthening Human-environment system

Building community based Institution

Democratize Natural Resource Governance

Equity and Social Justice



Our Team

NIRMAN has a multi-disciplinary team of professionals from development planning, rural development, social work, anthropology, forest management background. They have rich experience in governance, livelihood security, conservation of bio-diversity, natural resources management and governance, nutrition land tenure, rights and entitlement. (For more details visit)

Our Executive Committee

NIRMAN is a governed by the executive committee, which consist of professionals with substantial experience and expertise in agriculture, forestry, livelihood, governance land tenure, conservation of bio- diversity and natural resources management. (For more details visit)

Our Partners

Current Funding Partners

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