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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

The Cochrane Collaboration

  • Income

    £8.7M

  • Spending

    £8.1M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1045921 Company no. 3044323

Contact details

Public address

  • St Albans House, 57-59 Haymarket, London, SW1Y 4QX

Aims & activities

Cochrane is a global independent network of health practitioners, researchers, patient advocates and others, responding to the challenge of making the vast amounts of evidence generated through research useful for informing decisions about health. We are a not-for-profit organisation with more than 38,000 collaborators from over 120 countries..

What the charity does

  • The advancement of health or saving of lives

Who the charity helps

  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£8.7M

Expenditure:

£8.1M

Assets and liabilities

  • £9.4K Own use assets
  • £1.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £7.0M Other assets
  • £1.1M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

93%
96%
6%

Charitable objects

THE PROTECTION AND PRESERVATION OF PUBLIC HEALTH THROUGH THE PREPARATION, MAINTENANCE AND PROMOTION OF THE ACCESSIBILITY OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS OF THE EFFECTS OF HEALTH CARE OR ANY OTHER CHARITABLE ACTIVITIES, FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 10/04/1995 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 03/10/2004 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 30/10/2013 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 22 DEC 2016

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Conflicts of interest
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 12 Trustees
  • 64 Employees
  • 2,844 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Dr Martin James Burton None on record
Catherine Marshall None on record
Marguerite Koster None on record
Prof Janet Elizabeth Clarkson None on record
Maria Gladys Faba Beaumont None on record
Tracey Elizabeth Howe None on record
Nicola Anne Cullum None on record
Karsten Juhl Jorgensen None on record
Jordi Pardo Pardo None on record
Sally Elizabeth Green None on record
Xavier Bonfill Cosp None on record
Raewyn Lamb None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Bahrain
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • China
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Kenya
  • Mexico
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Nigeria
  • Northern Ireland
  • Norway
  • Pakistan
  • Panama
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Scotland
  • Singapore
  • Slovenia
  • South Africa
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • Uganda
  • United States