Centre for Sustainable Development - established in 2000 to promote the value of sustainable development and environment at Andhra Pradesh

About Us

Centre for Sustainable Development (CSD)

Centre for Sustainable Development (CSD) is a non-profit organisation established in the year 2000. We are operational in the areas of Kuppam Rural ,Tirupati Rural, Kalahasthi Mandal, Chittoor/Tirupati Districts of Andhra Pradesh.

Our objectives are:

  • Promoting community based, capacity building to empower people particularly women, children and vulnerable sections
  • Economic empowerment of poor families through collective action
  • Promoting the value of sustainable development and environment friendly living conditions through the preservation of natural resources and a safe environment
  • Advocacy, Lobbying through IEC and Convergence.

The objectives are executed by using:

  1. Strategic Planning
  2. Visioning
  3. Metrics/Charts
  4. PESTLE Analysis
  5. SWOT Analysis
  6. An Affinity Diagram

Our focus areas

An integrated approach to build a equitable and empowered society

Mission & Vision


An empowered and poverty –free rural India where communities are capable of transforming their own lives


1. Achieve socio-economic improvement across all sectors in rural areas. 2. Protecting the rights of women, children, elderly, differently abled and other vulnerable sections. 3. Promoting the value of sustainable development and environment friendly living conditions through the preservation of natural resources and a safe environment 4. Advocacy, Lobbying through IEC and Convergence.

Our Programs


CSD works towards environment protection.

  • In transforming the current agriculture system which delivers yield and profit maximization and drives enormous negative social and environmental impacts - into a regenerative agriculture system
  • Restoring ecosystems services at the landscape level (soil health, water quality, biodiversity)
  • Supporting biodiversity for India’s green recovery
  • Save Green – Save Environment

Our Activities


National Consumers Day celebration

National Consumers Day was celebrated by CSD at S. V. Junior College, Tirupati. Several dignitaries were part of this event to create awareness about the consumer rights.


International Volunteer Day

International Volunteers day was celebrated by CDS with various other partners on 5th December 2022 at S. V. University, Tirupati


World Environment Day

CSD celebrated World Environment Day by organising a plantation program at Amudalakona Habitation, Chandragiri-Tirupati 


COVID-19 Awareness Program - Health drink distribution

CSD organised awareness program on preventive measures of virus in 4 habitations at Thottambedu Mandal, Srikalahasthi. In this connection, we distributed apple juice and fruits to the children/ others. L. Suryanarayana Reddy, GVS NGO and Rajendranath Reddy Renuka Bio farms participated in the program. The above program was sponsored by PACE NGO / Coca Cola Foundation and supported by GRADES NGO.

Our Impact

It is the small change that makes the biggest impact.


Board Members

Rasamsetty Chandrasekhar




Gutti Prashathi


Team Members

Bhagavad Geetha Gutti


Akula Pushpa Jyothi


P N Ramesh


S Seshadri


Make a generous donation to help us reach more beneficiaries.

Account Number: 62429570949

Bank: State Bank of India

Branch: Iskcon Road, Tirupati

IFSC Code: SBIN0013400

All donations are eligible for tax savings under 80G.


Volunteer with us for making a difference in somebody's life and also it is a good opportunity for you to give back to the society. For more information, mail us at getcsdngo@gmail.com

Get in touch

Mailing Address

1-75, Vanaguttapalli, Kuppam, Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh - 517425

Email Address


Phone Number


Vanaguttapalli, Kuppam, Chittoor