Athena’s experience in working on a diverse range of projects including those relating to policy design, infrastructure, gender and health provides us with an in-depth understanding of the issues and challenges faced by the stakeholders. This understanding along with a pool of experts from the government, private sector, and the academia enables Athena to design innovative strategies and pedagogy to continuously equip the participants with relevant skills and knowledge. Athena has been engaged by governments and bilateral organizations to undertake sector specific training. Athena has undertaken specialized and basic level capacity building programmes in sectors like urban water supply, municipal solid waste management, gender, etc., and in areas pertaining to policy, procurement legislations and value for money assessment among others.