New ERA’s vision and mission is to undertake research to provide an independent Nepali perspective on the formulation, implementation and assessment of development policies and programs by using a wide range of quantitative and qualitative methods to provide accurate and grounded field-level information about Nepal.
New ERA and its staff are guided by a set of values and principles
New ERA is non-sectarian, adhering to equity principles in terms of colour, region, religion, caste, creed, race, political orientation, sex and sexual orientation.
New ERA believes in the participation and empowerment of people – both those with whom it works in the field and its own staff.
New ERA recognizes that each staff member is different and must be respected for the uniqueness of that difference.
At New ERA gender equity is a core value to be integrated strategically in every project and at all levels.
New ERA is committed to excellence and to continuously improving through learning, sharing and innovation
New ERA promotes decentralization, for which there is to be the devolution and transfer of appropriate levels of authority and responsibility to appropriate nearest point or level of consequence.
New ERA remains conscious of achieving cost-effectiveness through collective effort and teamwork.
New ERA promotes and pursues affirmative action to prioritize and ensure the participation of differently-abled, ethnic and excluded peoples in its staffing and its projects.