The Akshaya Patra Foundation has won the esteemed Nikkei Asia Prize in the Economic and Business Innovation category for our pivotal role in the socio-economic development of India through the implementation of our Food For Education Programme. The award ceremony was held in Tokyo on 29th May 2016. Our Chairman Madhu Pandit Dasa accepted the prize on behalf of the Foundation.
Individuals and organisations are honoured with the Nikkei Asia Prize for their outstanding contributions to the development of Asia. We look forward to continuing to work hard to positively impact the lives and future ambitions of 1.6 million children across India, and to scaling up to reach 5 million children by 2020.