PARTNERS [over the years]

The NFCH is collaborating with educational and governmental organisations to fulfill the objectives of the Foundation. Some of such organisation are listed below.

Central Public Sector Undertakings / Enterprises

Coal India Ltd., Coal Bhavan Container Corporation of India Ltd. Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd. Goa Shipyard Ltd. Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation Ltd. Indian Railway Finance Corp. Ltd. Mazagon Dock Ltd. National Aluminum Company Ltd. (NALCO) National Seeds Corpn. Ltd. Northern Coalfields Ltd. Power Grid Corpn. of India Ltd. Power Finance Corporation Ltd. Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd. Rural Electrification Corpn. Ltd. Shipping Corporation of India Ltd. South Eastern Coalfields Ltd. State Trading Corporation of India Ltd. Western Coalfields Ltd.

Academic Institutions

Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi Association of Indian Universities has organised Inter University National Essay contest on the topic "Communal Harmony in India: Dreams and Reality" sponsored and financed by the NFCH. The students of the university and their affiliated colleges participated in the competition. 122 essays (75 in Hindi and 47 in English) selected by the universities have been received by the AIU. Three best essays each in Hindi and English have been awarded prizes. The selected entries are being considered for publication by the Foundation in the form of a monograph. Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie, Deharadun Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration has introduced essay competition on the theme of "Communal Harmony and National Integration" for the officer trainees in its Foundation Courses. The NFCH gives awards for the best essays and publishes these essays in the form of monographs. University Grants Commission, New Delhi University Grants Commission (UGC) has agreed to set up a group to work out modalities and frame guidelines for undertaking activities for promoting communal harmony and national integration. The NFCH has nominated one officer on this group. The matter is being pursued with the University Grants Commission. The University Grants Commission has also decided that the UGC-Academic Staff Colleges (ASCs) should collaborate with the NFCH in developing the reading/study material for the use of the youth on secularism, social harmony, brotherhood and national integration. The ASCs will also organise essay competition on the relevant topics for participant teachers of the Orientation Programmes and pass on the selected essays to the Secretary, National Foundation for Communal Harmony, 9th Floor, 'C' Wing, Lok Nayak Bhawan, Khan Market, New Delhi - 110003. The UGC has already sent a circular to the Staff Colleges to implement its decision in this regard.