Cross cutting

Researches at IFS focus are in conjunction with the WASH, Sustainability, Empowerment, Accountability, Equity, and Inclusion issues. This would contribute to evidence-based policies and intervention. The integration of cross-cutting issues creates a multiplier effect to the economy and contributes to sustainability of development achievements.


Clean water, better hygiene practices, and sanitation is key to human development. In Nep…

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Sustainability is one of the most worked areas by academicians, researchers, development pract…

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The empowerment of women is the first step towards the sustainable development of a nation. Ne…

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Accountability of the stakeholders is an instrument that determines the strength of the governance …

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Equity and Inclusion

In Nepal, inequality and exclusion are cross-cutting issues in development. Social exclus…

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