The India Habitat Centre, located in New Delhi, India, was conceived to be a catalyst relationship between individuals and institutions (e.g. NGO's) working in habitat related areas to increase their effectiveness. The architect who designed the building complex was Joseph Allen Stein.
List of organisations
Sharing a common concern for habitat, the following organisations have come together to participate in institution-building, evolving a synergy within the India Habitat Centre complex.
1. Association of Indian Automobile Manufacturers
2. All India Brick & Tile Manufacturers Federation
3. All India Housing Development Association
4. Building Materials & Technology Promotion Council
5. Central Building Research Institute
6. Centre for Development Studies & Activities (CDSA)
7. Centre for Science & Environment
8. Centre for Science & Technology of the Non-Aligned & Other Developing Countries
9. Confederation of Indian Industry
10. Consultancy Development Centre
11. Council for Advancement of People's Action & Rural Technology
12. Council of Architecture
13. Delhi Management Association
14. Delhi Policy Group
15. Delhi Urban Art Commission
16. Foundation for Universal Responsibility of His Holiness The Dalai Lama
17. Housing & Urban Development Corporation Ltd.
18. Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd.
19. Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations