APCL has collaborated on action research grassroots projects with several leading governmental and non-governmental organisations such as UNICEF, Action Aid, Oxfam, Poorest Areas Civil Society (PACS), Commonwealth Education Fund, Sir Dorabji Tata Trust, Sulabh International, Care, Save the Children, National Rural Health Mission, Ritu Sinha Charitable Foundation (USA), The Kanka-Gajendra Foundation, Netarhat Old Boys Association (NOBA), National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) and State Council for Educational Research and Training (SCERT).

Our Partners


  • Unicef

    The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is a United Nations Program headquartered in New York City that provides long-term humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in developing countries. It is one of the members of the United Nations Development Group and its Executive Committee.

  • United States Department of State

    The English Access Microscholarship Program (Access) is an initiate of the United States Department of State and provides a foundation of English language skills to talented 13-20 year-olds from economically disadvantaged sectors through after-school classes and intensive sessions. Access gives participants English skills that may lead to better jobs and educational prospects. Participants also gain the ability to compete for and participate in future exchanges and study in the United States.

  • ActionAid India

    ActionAid India is an anti-poverty agency, working in India since 1972 with the poor people to end poverty and injustice together.

  • Oxfam

    Oxfam International was formed in 1995 by a group of independent non-governmental organizations. Their aim was to work together for greater impact on the international stage to reduce poverty and injustice. The name “Oxfam” comes from the Oxford Committee for Famine Relief, founded in Britain in 1942. The group campaigned for food supplies to be sent through an allied naval blockade to starving women and children in enemy-occupied Greece during the Second World War.

  • Sir Dorabji Tata Trust and the Allied Trusts

    The Sir Dorabji Tata Trust was established by Sir Dorab Tata, the elder son of Tata Group founder Jamsetji Tata. Founded in 1932, it is one of the oldest non-sectarian philanthropic organisations in India.

  • Sulabh International

    Sulabh International is an India-based social service organization that works to promote human rights, environmental sanitation, non-conventional sources of energy, waste management and social reforms through education. The organization counts 50,000 volunteers. Sulabh International is the largest nonprofit organization in India.

  • CARE India

    CARE has been working in India for over 60 years, focusing on ending poverty and social injustice through comprehensive programmes in health, education, livelihoods and disaster preparedness and response. The overall goal is the empowerment of women and girls from poor and marginalised communities leading to improvement in their lives and livelihoods. CARE India is a part of the CARE International Confederation working in 87 countries for a world where all people live with dignity and security.

  • Save the Children

    Save the Children is an international organisation working for children's rights in 120 countries. In India, we are working across 15 states to ensure that every child has a happy and healthy childhood. We are determined to build a world in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. We not only save children from the hardships of life, but we also work towards abolishing these hardships.

  • National Rural Health Mission

    The National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) is an initiative undertaken by the government of India to address the health needs of underserved rural areas. Founded in April 2005, the thrust of the mission is on establishing a fully functional, community owned, decentralized health delivery system with inter-sectoral convergence at all levels, to ensure simultaneous action on a wide range of determinants of health such as water, sanitation, education, nutrition, social and gender equality.

  • Ritu Sinha Charitable Foundation

    Ritu Sinha Charitable Foundation

  • The Kanka-Gajendra Foundation

    Prof Gajendra Verma, formerly Dean of the Research and Graduate School and the holder of the Sarah Fielden Chair in Education, University of Manchester, U.K., has established The Kanka-Gajendra Foundation, in memory of his beloved late wife Dr. Kanka Mallick-Verma. The mission of the Foundation is to work for individuals and communities to achieve specific measurable goals that improve their quality of life.

  • Netarhat Old Boys Association

    Netarhat Old Boys Association

  • World Vision India

    World Vision India is a Christian humanitarian organisation working to create lasting change in the lives of children, families and communities living in poverty and injustice. World Vision serves all people regardless of religion, caste, race, ethnicity or gender. Spread across 174 districts in India, World Vision works through long-term sustainable community development programmes and immediate disaster relief assistance.

  • Government of Bihar

    The Government of Bihar is the supreme governing authority of the Indian state of Bihar and its 9 divisions which consist of 38 districts . It consists of an executive, led by the Governor of Bihar, a judiciary and legislative branches.

  • Aide et Action

    Aide et Action International (AEAI) is a development organisation founded in 1981 in Paris, France. In 2007 it established international headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. Today Aide et Action International has a presence in 28 countries across Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia. AEA India was the first country programme, initiated in 1981. AEAI spread throughout India (19 states), Sri Lanka (3 locations) and Nepal (5 regions), evolving as Aide et Action International – South Asia (AEAI-SA