Centre for Social Research (CSR)

Founded in 1983, Centre for Social Research (CSR) is a non-profit organisation based in New Delhi. With the mission to empower the women and girls of India guarantee their rights, and increase understanding of social issues from a gender perspective.

For nearly three decades, Centre for Social Research has been a leader in the Indian women’s movement due to its unique, tri-fold position as an experienced facilitator of grassroots programmes and trainings; an esteemed research institute; and a lobbyist, advocate and advisor to government institutions. CSR operates on local, national and regional levels in an effort to enhance the capacities of individuals, communities and institutions for creating a humane, equitable and gender-just society.