Foundation for Research and Sustainable Development (FRSD)

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

The Foundation for Research and Sustainable Development (FRSD) is an Indian NGO active in the Western Ghats Mountains in the field of biodiversity conservation and sustainable development.

FRSD aims to conserve and protect nature and ecosystems by inspiring rural and indigenous communities to care about and protect natural habitats and biological diversity through actions based on conservation education, research, networks and partnership.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

Commission on Ecosystem Management, IUCN; Mountain Forum; International Primatological Society; South Asian Primate Network; Water Integrity Network; Audubon Naturalist Society; Winterim India program of the University of IOWA,USA.

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Asia: India

Global issues

Community development; Job creation and enterprise development; Environment and all (4)