Suchana is a community group, Suchana Uttor Chandipur Community Society, in Birbhum district, West Bengal, India and a support group, Friends of Suchana, in the UK.
- Suchana believes that equality and social justice are key to a vision which can tackle the roots of poverty. We work with the least privileged to articulate and actualise the right to quality education. This means creating an education which can support and sustain our cultural identities and our humanity.
- Suchana aims to achieve not simply literacy but education which helps build awareness and initiative to tackle local and global issues. Parents, teachers, older children and other community members are closely involved in priority setting, running the organisation and developing its future.