Celebrating entrepreneurs who create social, environmental and economic values
Below are the photos of SNASEA 2012’s five award winners and 3 specially recognized individuals and 4 NBI Agents of Change Honorees, in no particular order. Click on images below to know more about the SNASEA award winners and specially recognized individuals.
Name: Ms.Shanti Dolma Shakya
Venture’s Name: Kakani Himalayan Natural Dyes
Venture’s Location: Kakani V.D.C -6, Nuwakot
Contact: 00977-9808801708, 00977-9841008599, firstname.lastname@example.org
Awarded for providing an alternative to the negative impact created by artificial dyes along with mobilizing and empowering others within the community by providing skills.
Name: Mr Chiran Jeevi Poudel
Venture’s Name: Seeing Hands Clinic, Kathmandu
Venture’s Location: Thamel, Kathmandu
Contact: 00977-9856029137 , 00977-1- 4253513, email@example.com
Awarded for addressing the challenges and lack of employment opportunities for the visually impaired through job creation and skill transfer.
Name: Mr. Prachanda Shakya
Venture’s Name: Nepal Traditional Handicraft Training Center
Venture’s Location: Aksheswor Mahabihar, Pulchowk, Lalitpur-3
Contact: 00977-1-5009078, 00977-9841366671, firstname.lastname@example.org
Awarded for keeping the legacy of traditional art alive through his training institute and also providing avenues of employment and learning for the younger generation.
Name: Ms. Jasmaya Pun
Venture’s Name: Hampaal Allo Tatha Kapada Bunai Udhyog
Venture’s Location: Shalija V.D.C -7, Parbat, Dhaulagiri
Contact: 00977-9847652761, 00977-9847636543
Awarded for being an example, not just in Parbat but the whole of Dhaulagiri zone where she and her team have trained women in Allo production.
Name: Dr. Bishal Dhakal
Venture’s Name: Health at Home Private Limited (HHPL)
Venture’s Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Contact: 00977- 9841515934, 00977-1- 4116024, email@example.com
Awarded for creating an innovative solution to the various problems faced by the patients while dealing with the healthcare services and creating easy access to healthcare.
Name: Mr. Govinda Ghimire
Venture’s Name: Alternative Herbal Pvt. Ltd.
Venture Location: Madhyapur Thimi -15, Bhaktapur
Contact: 00977-1-4036359, firstname.lastname@example.org , www. alternative.org.np
Recognized for his innovativeness in using natural resources for the betterment of the community and the people involved.
Name: Ms. Tara Baskota Adhikari
Venture’s Name: Shangrila Agro World
Venture’s Location: Tara Marg, Sinamangal, Kathmandu, Nepal
Recognized for using a business model which impacts all the employees and the surrounding communities of the village in Panchthar in a positive manner.
Name: Mr. Som Prasad Gauchan
Venture’s Name: Everest Tea Estate, Pvt. Ltd.
Venture’s Location: Pragya Marga, Kalanki -14, Kathmandu
Contact: 00977-1-4279113, 00977-9851086168, email@example.com
Recognized for addressing the problems related to the extreme backwardness of Bhotechaur village and creating opportunities for the local people.
Honorees of NBI Agents of Change are listed below, in no particular order.
Lotus Holdings Pvt. Ltd. for providing consulting services and investment to innovative ventures
Himalayan Naturals Pvt. Ltd. for their community enterprise development
Women Support Saving and Credit Cooperative Society Ltd. for supporting women entrepreneurs through loans, trainings, and market linkages
Brihat Investments Pvt. Ltd. for supporting ventures in the real estate sector.