Community Initiatives for Development in Pakistan

Unverified non-profit organisation

Community Initiatives for Development in Pakistan (CIDP) is a Non-Governmental, non-profitable, registered organization working for the betterment of the society, with the social development objectives it is always struggling for establishing better working relations with the corporate and donor community. Our focused areas are livelihood enhancement, Climate change and environment development, women empowerment, capacity building, skill development, linkages development and human rights.
CIDP has Consultative status with UNO-ECOSOC and accreditation with UNEP. Member of Disaster Resilience Forum- DRF (Sindh Chapter), Climate Action Network, South Asia-CANSA,WSSCC,UNICEF WASH Cluster member, Alumni member of Pakistan-U.S Alumni Network-PUAN.N-Peace Network-UNDP. CIDP is a fellowship of UMASS university.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

• Livelihood Enterprise Development Network-Pakistan-LEDN • Community Development Network-CDN • YPARD‐PAKISTAN Young Professionals Platform for Agriculture Research & Development • Peace & Justice Network (PJN) • Global Network on Disaster Reduction-GNDR • Civil Society Alliance for Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN-CSA, PAK) • Pakistan Gender Coalition • Legal Rights Forum Karachi Sindh. • GBV Prevention and response Network Hyderabad • White Ribbon women right based campaign-Lahore. • PAK NGOs Network Pakistan. • The White Ribbon Alliance-Pakistan Chapter • Disasters Resilience Forum DRF-Sindh Chapter • Asia Pacific Regional CSO Engagement Mechanism-APRCEM • NGOs Accreditation membership with UNEP • CIDP has observer status at ECOSOC (UN Economic and Social Council) • Pakistan U.S Alumni Network-PUAN • N-Peace Network- UNDP , • Climate Action Network South Asia-CANSA • UNEP-SGB, • UNEP-Civil Society • Women Major Group (member) • Girls Not Brides international. • International Association of Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP) • Free and Fair Election Network-(FAFEN) Pakistan • Menstrual Hygiene Materials-(MHM) Pakistan • Water and Climate Coalition-WCC

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Project funding; Provision of services / personnel; Provision of goods

Regions / countries / territories

Asia: Pakistan

Goods categories

Agriculture, aquaculture & forestry; Books & audiovisual; Educational; all (9)