A misfortune serendipitously turned around when Zain seized the opportunity to combine his interest in neuroscience and robotics with his willingness and passion to improve the lives of others.
The Transformative Power of Changemaking: Priyaswara’s Changemaker Journey
After adopting an alternative perspective on children’s rights, Priyaswara became an advocate for neglected youth voices. Through this journey of transforming the lives of others, she has also experienced her own transformation – one that includes self-discovery and learning new skills.
Young women can lead change, too: Sanskruti’s Changemaker Journey
Young women and girls are often discouraged from partaking in ways to radically change the circumstances of their environment, but when drought became a recurring problem within Sanskruti’s village, she pursued unconventional methods to build a team and find a solution.
The Ocean is My Nation: Omkar’s Changemaker Journey
To change his world, Omkar first had to find the confidence within himself. Now, Omkar is on a journey of self-discovery, learning, and leadership for climate action.
Pushing for a more sustainable world: Subhadeep’s Changemaker Journey
Recurring environmental challenges pose a threat to our livelihoods, but rather than fearing what is to come, Subhadeep has challenged himself and others to prioritize their futures by adopting sustainable practices within their communities.
Safe and Sustainable Agriculture: Aranyo’s Changemaker Journey
Aranyo started NanoCide to help marginalized farmers fight deadly agricultural pests through an innovative method that is harmless to farmers’ health and the environment.
Sowing Change Through the Wellbeing of Cows: Rishabh’s Changemaker Journey
Growing up, the problem of abandoning non-lactating cattle was a daily sight for Rishabh. He empathized with the problem and started addressing it in his village when he was a 7th grader, with a vision of every living being having an equal right to this earth.
From Micro Actions to a Micro Army: Kavya’s Changemaker Journey
How Kavya is building a micro army of young people to take action for the climate.
Young People in the midst of a Pandemic: How Changemakers are leading relief efforts in India
Young Changemakers in India represent a growing movement of young people who are changing the lives and communities around them for the better due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
LeadYoung - Why Waste? Learning to See the Glass as Half Full
“The best ideas come from people like us, people of our age,” says Garvita, “We have fresh, growing and innovating minds."
Disha: Championing women’s financial liberation and security in India
Disha’s team equips women of all ages with the mindset and skillset to achieve financial independence, challenging the gendered nature of savings and investing.
Chandani: How stray dogs inspired an empathy movement
Chandani challenged the status quo in her community to transform the relationship between people and animals.
Wonders from Waste: Akash's Journey to Changemaking
Recognizing the opportunity to reuse waste, Akash launched Energinee Innovations to redirect pollution into upcycled products.
The Happiness Project: Apoorvi's Changemaker Journey
Inspired by her sister’s struggle with mental health, Apoorvi is on a mission to normalize student wellbeing in government schools across India.
Leading agricultural innovation in Odisha: Naisargik's Changemaker Journey
With his changemaking power, Naisargik is determined to counteract environmental pollution and curb the risk of cancer with agricultural innovation and community outreach.
Anugreh: Designing assistive technologies in New Delhi
By developing assistive technology for differently-abled populations, Anugreh is embarking on a lifelong journey as a changemaker.
Anshul Tewari Created India’s Largest Youth Media Platform at Age 17
Anshul Tewari was dismayed that cultural taboos are producing “a culture of silence that is pushing an entire generation away from changemaking.”