EcoDev was formed in 2003 by Dr. Subrata Rana (link to Subrata’s profile in ‘Team’ section), after a long stint of management of international agricultural research spanning over 12 countries. EcoDev is a research and development based social innovation company that works with a small core team and a larger network of experts on various issues, providing specialized services with an overall mandate which is:

  • To respect local dynamics in development and add value to local initiatives through refinement and linkage with international experiences
  • To provide knowledge and skill support to development initiatives furthering capacity to mitigate challenges in a sustainable manner
  • To leverage the best practices in technology and manufacturing and make it available to the lower economic spectrum of the society

EcoDev’s focus is on South Asia and Africa. Besides India, our team has worked in Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Kenya, Nigeria, Malawi and Ethiopia.