India Health Action Trust (IHAT) is a Not-for-profit trust under the provisions of the Indian Trust Act, 1882. University of Manitoba (UM), established IHAT in 2003, as part of a five-year (2001 to 2006) bilateral development project between Canada and India.
IHAT originally focused on providing comprehensive technical assistance and training in programme planning and management to the states of Karnataka and Rajasthan. Over the years, the trust has supported the State AIDS Control Societies (SACS) in Maharashtra, Bihar, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Goa. In 2009, IHAT is registered with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, 1976.