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Kuldeep Dantewadia

Co-founder and CEO, Reap Benefit

development dialogue 2018 speaker Kuldeep Dantewadia Co-founder and CEO, Reap Benefit

Kuldeep Dantewadia was recently mentioned by Barack Obama as one of India's leading change-makers. Reap Benefit's participatory problem solving method tackles issues such as waste management and proper sanitation through engaging local youth, collecting data about the local environment, and developing low cost solutions.

In this way, Mr. Dantewadia is creating a new method of environmental education for children and youth by merging theory and practice, instilling empathy, knowledge, skills, and experiences to properly identify and solve environmental problems. Mr. Dantewadia was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2013.


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