Dr. D. Swaminadhan Research Foundation (DSRF)
Dr. D. Swaminadhan Research Foundation (DSRF) is a non-profit and non-governmental forum established in 1995 by three former Members of Planning Commission, Government of India. Prof. Dr. D. Swaminadhan, Dr. Jayant Patil and Dr. S.Z. Qasim with the laudable objective of contributing towards development based on eco-friendly, pro-poor and gender equity parameters. It is registered as a Society and as a Trust under Indian Societies and Trusts acts. The main oblective of the Foundation is Social Action, Sustainable Development, Social Empowerment, application of advancements in science & technology for rural development and promotion of human values are the focus. Social Action, sustainable development, social empowerment, application of advancements in science & technology for rural development and promotion of human values are the focus. The Foundation has been recognised by the Department of Scientific & Industrial Research, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (SIRO) and by the Ministry of Finance for the purpose of Income Tax Exemption. DSRF is also registered with Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India under the Foreign Contributions (Regulations) Act of 1976.
Please visit http://www.dsrf.org.in for further information on DSRF