SAATHII AT A GLANCE
Solidarity and Action Against the HIV infection in India (SAATHII) is a registered non-profit organization in India working to expand access to quality HIV/AIDS prevention, care, support and treatment and sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services in India.
Founded in 2000, SAATHII focuses on building the capacity of organizations working on district, state and national level initiatives, through training and technical assistance, information dissemination, research, networking and advocacy. SAATHII actively works with communities affected by and vulnerable to HIV as well as with diverse civil society and Government partners to enable a concerted and more effective response against the epidemic. Headquartered in Chennai, SAATHII operates in nine states of the country with offices in Hyderabad, Kolkata, Bhubaneswar, Jaipur, Imphal and Nagpur. SAATHII also has a sister-organization SAATHII-USA based in New York that mobilizes volunteers for technical assistance initiatives in India.
SAATHII envisions a concerted response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic in India.
SAATHII strengthens the capacities of individuals and organizations working on HIV prevention, care, support and treatment, and sexual and reproductive health interventions in India through information dissemination, networking, operational research, advocacy, training and other technical assistance services.
Our Organizational Structure
Founded informally in February 2000, SAATHII is now registered as a Charitable Trust (Registration # 637, dated August 2002) with the Sub-Registrar of Charities, in Chennai, India. It is also registered with the Income Tax Department (Permanent Account No. AAETS3446C) and the Directorate of Income Tax Exemptions (No.301-04-05).
- Dr. Sai Subhasree Raghavan, Chennai, India & New York, USA
- Mr. M. R. Ranganathan, Chennai, India.
- Mr. Owais Khan, Bangalore, India