GuideStar India is an initiative of Civil Society Information Services India (CSIS India) in collaboration with GuideStar International, UK. CSIS India is a trust registered in India. GuideStar India was launched on Sep 23, 2010. ACM GIDF is also registered with Guide Star.
'Planning Commission of India
The Planning Commission is an institution in the Government of India, which formulates India's Five-Year Plans, among other functions. ACM GIDF is registered in the NGO Partnership system (NGO-PS) portal of the Planning Commission. It is a platform that provides space for interface between NGO's & key Government Ministries/Departments/Governmant Bodies. It is a facility offered by the Planning Commission in association with National Informating Center to bring about greater partnership between government & voluntary sector & foster better transperancy, efficiency & accessibility.