Saathi is an award winning social enterprise recognized for our work both nationally and internationally in health, social impact, innovation, and sustainability. 

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Saathi Awards & Recognitions

We have been recognized globally for our innovative, social impactful, and sustainable, holistic business model where we have been working across sectors between health, gender equality, WASH, circular economy, and community development.

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We have been recoginized globally for our innovative process, product, and business model.

Helping the Underpriviledged

Saathi buys its materials from farmers who might other­wise throw the banana fibers away, and employs underprivileged women to produce the pads.

— Amy Gunia, TIME Magazine, 100 Best Inventions List

Huge Potential

We believe this project has huge potential to deliver both social and environmental benefits in an integrated way, and we applaud the inclusive approach adopted by this finalist.

— Dr. Hayaatun Sillem, chief executive officer of the Royal Academy of Engineering

Inclusive & Compelling!

We liked the inclusiveness of the project and we felt that this project was really scalable, reputable, and in its own particular way very compelling. 

— Sally Mapstone, Principal and Vice-Chancellor, St. Andrews University


We are thrilled to be recognized for our circular business model, sustainable materials, and sustainable product design.

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