Integrated Research and Action for Development (IRADe) is set up as a fully autonomous, non-profit advanced research institute, which aims to do research and policy analysis, train people and be a hub of a network among various stakeholders.
IRADe is an institute that focuses on research and effective action through:
-Multi-disciplinary and multi-stakeholder research for implementable solutions for sustainable development.
-Policy and action research that accounts for the effective governance of techno-economic and socio-cultural issues.
It is a 'think tank' that works with 'action tanks'.