Indus Society for Rural Development (ISRD)

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

The Indus Society for Rural Development (ISRD) is a Pakistani NGO that began by promoting self-help in regard to saving and internal lending. The organisation has also established the Earth Stars Academy in Islamkot, providing high school level English medium education. Overall, ISRD aims to
improve food security and household income in rural areas, promote good health through increasing awareness on the causes of various diseases as well as promotion of safe motherhood, to promote access to safe and potable water, good sanitation and hygiene, to promote quality education, adult literacy and vocational skills for vulnerable young people and women and to support environmental conservation.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Doing business with the poor; Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Asia: Pakistan

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Community development; Education and training; all (10)