Voluntary Institute for Rural Development (VIRD))

Unverified non-profit organisation

The Voluntary Institute for Rural Development (VIRD)is an Indian NGO that works on issues related to socio-economic development for the rural poor.
Activities include mobilizing communities for development, and coordinating the work of local NGOs with similar aims. VIRD sponsors a wide range of programmes including creche centres for children, rural resource management, skill training, and women’s empowerment. Target groups include women in danger of trafficking and child labourers.



Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Asia: India

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Children, youth and family welfare; Community...show all (8)

Goods categories

Agriculture, aquaculture & forestry; Educational; Environmental