Partners

Loka is generously supported by Resourcement Foundation and Van Kesteren Foundation.

Resourcement BV was founded by entrepreneur, author and speaker Hans Leewens. The company encourages people to become ‘Master of their own Destiny’ and focusses on ‘Entrepreneuring with Talents’.

Van Kesteren Foundation aims to make the world a better place by supporting projects and small organisations that provide education for children who would otherwise have limited/no access.

Additional Collaborations

The objectives of Benares Cultural Foundation are Artistic, Cultural Dialogue and Heritage Preservation and improvement of Quality of Life in the city Banaras/Varanasi/Kashi.

Cornelisse Foundation auctions art of the family collection and donates its proceeds towards children worldwide who otherwise have no access to quality education.

Eco Femme is a global empowerment initiative. Rising from rural India, reaching out to people around the world, Eco Femme promotes and revitalise menstrual practices that are healthy, dignified, affordable and eco-positive.

Ishan Khosla Design is interested in collaborating on projects that involve research, society, social impact, development, disaster relief, design for museums and cultural institutions, craft, skill development, design thinking, futures, urbanism, intelligent transportation, tech, food, sustainability, disruptive innovation and design education.

Kautilya Society for intercultural dialogue is a non-profit organisation based in Varanasi, India,. It aims at promoting dialogue and partnerships among people and cultures across the world and supports development cooperation actions and initiatives.

An initiative of Project zero at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, Out of Eden Learn is an online learning community that connects school-age students from around the world to engage together in “learning journeys” of cross-cultural inquiry and exchange. These learning journeys invite young people to: to slow, listen attentively, to exchange stories and perspectives and to reflect on how their individual lives connect to bigger human stories. Out of Eden Learn accompanies Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and National Geographic Fellow Paul Salopek’s epic Out of Eden Walk.

Out of Eden Walk nonprofit is a storytelling walk across the planet to enhance crosscultural understanding through slow journalism and education.

Pradeep Sachdeva Design Associates is a design studio based in New Delhi, India. Their portfolio encompasses Architecture, Urban Design, Landscape and Interior Design with a focus on public places and hospitality industry.

School 4 Kids India supports quality education in India, especially among those who otherwise have little/no access.

Shuru-art provides livelihood opportunities and professional experience to students artists in North-India.

SpringTree is a small business founded by two software architects. They welcome change and innovation, do things differently and work with great skill that refines itself every day through experience.

Teach For Green is a social enterprise which promotes the importance of our environment through various activities in the field of training and skill development across India. It aims to create awareness about green energy, waste management, water conservation and more sustainable practices, with a Do-It-Yourself approach developing an entrepreneurship spirit in the proces.