South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE) - Phase III

The South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE) is a regional network that seeks to strengthen research capacity in the area of poverty, economic development and environmental change in seven countries (Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Maldives and Sri Lanka). It does so by supporting research, training, policy dialogue and information dissemination, and regional networking. SANDEE was established in 1999 and receives funding from the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) and the World Bank.

This grant will contribute to the support of core SANDEE activities over a three-year period.

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Start Date

Saturday, January 1, 2011

End Date

Wednesday, January 1, 2014


36 months

IDRC Officer

Adhikari, Bhim

Total funding

CA$ 1,023,500


South Asia, Central Asia, Far East Asia, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan


Food, Environment, and Health

Project Leader

Priya Shyamsundar


International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development

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