ICECD has carried out a wide range of research projects funded by Central and State Government, Autonomous Institutions, Corporate Sector and International Agencies like CIDA, ILO, CARE, SMEDAN, Commonwealth Federation, World Bank, etc. These include both qualitative and quantitative surveys in some of the areas like:

  • Needs Assessment for Social Economic Development and Identification of NGO for Capacity Building.
  • Training needs study for Migrant salt workers for Vocational Skills Development for Employment Generation (Develop Training Module and also implemented Training).
  • Baseline survey of villages for Small Medium Enterprise (SME) Development for training, implementation and replication at National Level.
  • Market Study Analysis of Business Development Services (BDS) for SME (Demand Supply Gap).
  • Needs Assessment Study for Capacity Building in Youth for Self Employment and Micro Enterprise Development in Okha Mandal, Gujarat and Babrala, UP.
  • Impact Assessment Study for SME Development and Capacity Building of Government and NGO in Nigeria.
  • Impact Assessment of Self Employment and Micro Entrepreneurship Development of Sarvodaya Project Sri Lanka.
  • Impact Assessment Study of UNFPA Women Entrepreneurship Programmes in Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and Palestine
  • Comprehensive Socio Economic Survey of Catchment area of Vadodara Halol Toll Road, Gujarat.
  • Impact Evaluation of Micro Enterprise Development of Mahaweli displaced population in Sri Lanka.
  • Impact Assessment Study of SHG (Gujarat) for Economic self sustenance.
  • Research Study on Creating of Credit Flow and its utilization by Rural Women in Micro Enterprises (National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development – NABARD)
  • Needs Assessment Action Research for Micro & Small Enterprise Development for Tata Steel in Kalinganagar and Gopalpur, Odisha
  • Research Study on “Performance Analysis of Existing Women Entrepreneurs in India” by IDBI
  • “Private Sector Impact Analysis” for Women Entrepreneurs – Problems and Potential (India-Canadian High Commission)
  • A National Research Study – Creating an Enabling Environment for Women’s Economic Empowerment through Entrepreneurship in India.