University Education


University Education  (Scientific and Research Institutions)

International Child Development Initiatives
C/O Institute of Social Studies
Hooglandse Kerkgracht 17 2312 HS Leiden
Tel:071 - 512 74 20
Fax:071 - 512 74 32

ICDI works internationally for children and youth at risk. It develops projects, programmes and policies, offers consultancy services, and undertakes evaluations and action research. It is an independent, non-profit, non-governmental organisation. ICDI is a knowledge-based organisation. Some of the areas where ICDI has been working are:
  • child abuse
  • child labour
  • education
  • social exclusion
  • psycho-social development of children
  • Rights of the Child
ICDI has completed the following projects in India:
  • Review of NGOs working on child labour in Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand with a view to strengthening their programmes. UNDP, New Delhi.
  • Preparation of a book on the M.V. Foundation, Andhra Pradesh, India as part of the UNDP series of monographs on best practices for getting children out of work and into school. UNDP, New Delhi.
ICDI's partner in India is MV Foundation in India. The address of MV Foundation is:
MV Foundation
201, Narayan Apartments
West Marredpally
Secunderabad - 500026
AP India.
Tel:91-40 - 2780 1320
Fax:91-40 - 2780 8808

The top 3 pictures in the left-hand side is by Jim Belleau, USA.