India is now being touted as a new economic giant, but the country's rapid development has left millions of people especially those in rural areas, untouched. All of AVI's partners aim to:
• improve the standard of living for the poorest,
• build and strengthen participation and democracy,
• promote equality for women,
• ensure that people know and can act on their rights,
• promote access to basic services like water, education, justice and healthcare.