SOCHARA Partners

SOCHARA has been supported by a wide range of individual donors and funding partners that have include central and state governments; Universities, and Education / Research groups and Foundations and Trusts (both Indian and Foreign). This support has been for core grants, training and research projects and a wide range of other initiatives. The partners for the last decade (2006 to 2016) have been included and those which are current partners are shown with an asterisk. There is also another small group we call Friends of SOCHARA - which Includes donations from Individuals in India and other parts of the world. 

Government of India

  • Planning Commission, Government of India
  • Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), Govt of India
  • National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) *
  • National Health Systems Resource Centre (NHSRC)

State Governments

  • Government of Karnataka (RFD-ATF & HDR)
  • Government of Tamil Nadu (Community Action for Health-CAH)
  • Government of Chhattisgarh (State Health Resource Centre-SHRC)
  • Government of Jharkhand (Department of Health and Family Welfare)

Education / Research groups

  • Universities of Ottawa, Canada
  • Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI)
  • University of Western Cape, South Africa
  • Global Forum for Health Research, Switzerland, (GFHR)
  • British Medical Journal (BMJ), UK

Trusts & Foundation (India)

  • Foundation for Revitalization of Local Health Traditions (FRLHT)
  • Bansuri Trust
  • Sir Ratan Tata Trust (SRTT)
  • Menzies *
  • Sir Dorabji Tata Trust (SDTT)
  • Jamsetji Tata Trust
  • Bala Mandir Research Foundation, (BMRF)

Trusts & Foundation (Foreign)

  • Dag Hammarskjold Foundation, Sweden
  • Ford Foundation, USA
  • Association for India's Development (AID), Boston and Colombia Chapters, USA *
  • Sarathy Foundation, USA*
  • Norwegian Human Rights Fund, Norway
  • Mavis Tree, New Zealand
  • Asia Monitoring Resource Centre - Hong Kong*
  • Global Green Grant Fund - USA
  • Associazione Italiana Amici di Raoul Follereau-AIFO, Italy
  • MEDICO International Germany
  • World Council of Churches, Geneva
  • International Development Research Council (IDRC), Canada
  • Teasdale Corte - Canada
  • KZE/ Misereor, Germany*

Friends of SOCHARA

  • Friends of SOCHARA - Bengaluru *
  • Friends of SOCHARA - India *
  • Friends of SOCHARA - Switzerland
  • Friends of SOCHARA - US *
  • Friends of SOCHARA - UK *