Organizational for Development Innovation & Research (ODIR) was established in 2020 and formally registered with Afghanistan’s Ministry of Economy in 2022. ODIR is a non-profit, non-governmental organization founded with the aim to meaningfully and substantially contribute to Human Development in Afghanistan, with particular focus on marginalized groups, through rigorous research, advocacy and innovative developmental solutions in partnership with the local communities and other national and international actors.
ODIR turns into platform for selfless individuals, who whole-heartedly strive to make a difference in the lives of Afghans through dedication and concerted efforts with the ultimate goal of leaving a peaceful, prosperous, self-reliant and developed Afghanistan for the future generations.
Our mission is to play a meaningful role in the socio-economic development of Afghanistan through innovative solutions building on the lessons from the past and with a view to the ever changing world of the digital era.
In view of the emerging context of the country and considering our organizational mandate, mission, vision and institutional strengths, we have identified the following priority areas for our engagement: