Core Committee Members

The core committee comprises eminent public health experts who provide oversight and strategic inputs to drive the coalition’s advocacy agenda.

They represent the following organisations:

  • Abt Associates
  • Action, Research and Training for Health (ARTH)
  • Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI)
  • Foundation for Reproductive Health India (FRHSI)
  • Indian Association of Parliamentarians on Population and Development (IAPPD)
  • Integrated Development Foundation (IDF)
  • Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant Institute of Studies in Rural Development (PISRD)
  • PATH India
  • Population Foundation of India

General Body Members

They identify on-ground issues and gaps, build momentum and leverage collective action at the state and national levels. ARC is currently a network of 113 organisations.


Under the overall guidance of the core committee members, the national secretariat facilitates knowledge building and sharing national and state-level dialogue and convenings with senior government officials, the media, and civil society organisations.