Ahimsa for Quality of Life (AQL) (Charity Number 100474)

Ahimsa means non-violence and reverence for all life, equality and calmness of self.

Mission The promotion of human dignity and quality of life by developing core human values for a healthy civil society by developing local, national & international projects

Main Objectives are:
  • To promote programmes for improvement quality of life.
  • To promote education and health programmes.
  • To alleviate poverty and to develop core human values.
  • To promote human dignity and self sufficiency.
  • To create Environmental awareness.
  • To promote community cohesion and a civil society.
  • To represent Human Interests to the Government, Statutory Authorities, Media and the Institutions of Influence.
  • To promote social enterprise and to co-operate with like-minded organisations.
  • To mobilise resources for the effective implementation of its various activities including provision of training and educational facilities.

Activities: AQL has carried out rural development project in eastern Bihar in partnership with Shri Akhil Bharatiya Sarak Sangathan (SABSS); partnered with Bhagwan Mahavir Viklang Sahayak Samiti in Jaipur for artificial limbs; in partnership with ANaRDE Foundation for rural development projects.

Governance: Ahimsa for Quality of Life is governed according to the Charity Commissioner's rules and regulations. This charity has its own independent Board. Jain Network gives it administrative support for its functioning, activities and projects.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES JAIN SANGHA OF EUROPE -JSoE

  • Dr Natubhai Shah Chairman
  • Anant Mehta Vice Chairman
  • Dipakkumar Shah Treasurer
  • Dilip Mithani Trustee

AHIMSA FOR QUALITY OF LIFE (AQL)

  • Dr Natubhai Shah Chairman
  • Anant K Mehta Vice Chairman
  • Dipakkumar Shah Treasurer
  • Dilip Mithani Trustee
  • Mr Dorab Mistry
  • Mr Kapoorbhai Chandaria
  • Mr Dipen Rajyaguru
  • Mr Ramesh Pattni
  • Mr Gautam Banerji
  • Mr Dilip Mithani
  • Mr Dipakkumar Shah

JAIN ACADEMY/WORLD COUNCIL OF JAIN ACADEMY (JA/WCJA)

  • DR NATUBHAI SHAH President / Trustee
  • Mr Anant K Mehta Trustee
  • Mr Dipakkumar Shah Trustee
  • Mr Dilip Mithani Trustee


WORLD COUNCIL OF JAIN ACADEMY (WCJA)

  • Dr Natubhai Shah Secretary General
  • Dr Sulekh Jain Deputy Secretary General
  • Dr Dilip Mukhtyar Trustee
  • Mr Anant K Mehta Trustee
  • Mr Dipakkumar Shah Trustee
  • Mr Dilip Mithani Trustee