Podcast on Speaking truth to power
"Strengthening Policy Research: The Role of Think Tank Initiative in South Asia" at TTIX, Bangkok
About ISET-Nepal

ISET-Nepal was established in 2001 as a non-governmental and not-for-profit organization to study and analyse developmental issues of rapidly changing social and environmental context that demand new insights into the emerging challenges to manage resources for sustainable development.

read more

Vision

ISET-Nepal envisions a society capable of addressing the emerging social…

Mission

SET-Nepal’s mission is to improve understanding and elevate…

Goal

The primary goal of ISET-Nepal is to conduct academic studies, research..

Recent Projects
Political Economy Analysis to Identify Champions for Freshwater Policy Change and Conservation of Aquatic Biodiversity
Political Economy Analysis to Identify Champions for Freshwater Policy Change and Conservation of Aquatic Biodiversity

The consortium of the Institute for Social and Environmental Transition (ISET-Nepal), Niti Foundation and Nepal Economic Forum (NEF), considers political…

View Project
Multilayered Stakeholders’ Dialogue to Build Support for Sustainable Water Resources Management in Koshi River Basin
Multilayered Stakeholders’ Dialogue to Build Support for Sustainable Water Resources Management in Koshi River Basin

ISET-Nepal and GEAG have initiated a multilayered and multistage dialogue process at local, sub-basin and basin and trans-boundary levels around…

View Project
Sustainable Think Tank
Sustainable Think Tank

Sustainable Think Tank The Sustainable Think Tank project was supported by TTI and Implemented by ISET-Nepal and CSTEP Banglore, India. ISET-Nepal…

View Project
News & Events
Strengthening Policy Research: Role of Think Tank Initiative in South Asia

Strengthening Policy Research: Role of Think Tank Initiative in South Asia is a vivid presentation of the diverse journeys of think tanks under the aegis of the Think Tank Initiative (TTI) programme managed by the International Development Research Centre in South Asia. The book extensively discusses the three areas of TTI support to strengthen think tanks, viz., organizational performance, research quality and policy engagement. It emphatically demonstrates the crucial role of long-term core support in strengthening think tanks for more rigorous research quality as the basis for public policymaking. It presents a rich tapestry of complex pathways that each think...

Read more
Our Partners
Blog
ISET-Nepal Interactive Map

The map provides socio-economic details based on Central Bureau of Statistic (CBS) 2011 data. Please click on desired district for district-specific socio-economic data.
(Map prepared by AidData USA).

view detail

“Climate change is no longer some far-off problem; it is happening here, it is happening now.”
– Barack Obama on Climate Change