Our story

OISCA International South India Chapter is a registered NGO with the Government, working in the field of Environment Protection and Training Programmes. We have General Category status at the United Nations, and are registered with Niti Aayog (NGO Darpan) and CSR hub of TISS. The South India office of OISCA has been functioning in Calicut, since 1985. The prime emphasis of the activities of OISCA is on imparting knowledge and creating awareness in the key areas of environmental protection and youth empowerment activities for colleges and schools students. We have Love Green Clubs in more than 1775 schools and Save Green clubs in 150 colleges. Apart from Environment protection activities we also undertake Rural Development and Skill Development Programmes for Youth and Women. As a recognition of these activities, Govt. of India blessed OISCA by conferring the “INDIRA PRIYADARSHINI VRIKSHA MITHRA AWARD-” in the year 1998. At present we have 107 chapters in South India with more than 5000 members.

Beside environment protection activities, we also undertake Aids control projects of KSACS, Drinking water and sanitation projects of KRWSA, Herbal Garden Development projects of NMPB, Training programmes of Ministry of Minority Affairs for women in minority group, and Training of women artisans under AHVY project of Ministry of Textiles. We have with us 35 SHG with 700 women members. OISCA International South India Chapter is empaneled with Government of India to send youth from India to Japan for job under TITP.( Technical Intern Training Programme) .This program is aimed at providing Indian youth with long term training in developing skills and imparting to them technologies and information developed by Japanese Corporations thereby transferring them to India. It seeks to be conducive to human resource development that Indians aspires to attain and better understanding and friendship between India and Japan.



Bio Diversity



The Organization holds the perspective that the Universe is the source of all life, and envisions a world where all people harmoniously coexist by transcending differences and work together to protect and nurture the ecological bases of all life on Earth.


OISCA International serves humanity through environmentally, socially, culturally and economically sustainable development. To accomplish this, the Organization advocates and implements projects and programs in capacity development especially of young people, environmental education, rural development and conservation and rehabilitation of forests and marine resources.