Research & Publish

CIOSA also seeks to create useful knowledge through research and publications, which are focused on one or more of the objecives of CIOSA. In the past, CIOSA has undertaken a number of surveys and research studies. Some of the reports and publications are:

  • Status of old age homes in Chennai: CIOSA and Samanvaya published the first status report on the Old Age homes in and around Chennai, titled 'A Study of the Status of Old Age Homes in and around Chennai'.
  • Out of school learning centres in Chennai
  • Directory of healthcare providers in Chennai
  • Opinion survey on Micro Finance Bill
  • Human Resource Practices among NGOs
  • Publication of CIOSA-supported articles in India Together: CIOSA entered into an agreement with India Together to publish a series of articles on issues relating to education, health and NGOs in Tamil Nadu.