In barely a decade, Operation ASHA has received numerous awards and has featured widely in the news from The Economist, The New York Times, ABC News, Harvard Global Health Review and BBC and academic journals like Lancet. Some of them are mentioned below.
AWARDS AND HONORS
Operation ASHA has won many awards. The important ones are listed below.
Ranked 78th among top 100 NGOs of the world in 2018 by The Global Journal. Thus, Operation ASHA is vying in impact, innovation and governance with the Global Fund (ranked 85th) and GAVI (ranked 74th), both of which have budgets which exceed Operation ASHA’s budget by a thousand time or more.
Financial Times/International Finance Corporation Transformational Business Award: Winner: ICT Category, Finalist: Transformational Finance Category.
Schwab Foundation’s Social Entrepreneur of the Year: Dr. Shelly Batra, co-founder of Operation ASHA, was conferred this distinction in
United Nations: Operation ASHA was cited as one of the 11 most successful examples of “Public Private Partnership” ahead of the special session of the UN General Assembly
University of Chicago: Public Service Award: conferred on Sandeep Ahuja, co- founder of Operation ASHA
mHealth Alliance and Rockefeller Foundation: Operation ASHA was selected as one of the top 30 mHealth Innovators in the world
Government Awards for Exemplary Performance – City of Bhopal; City of Indore, Delhi Government.
Vodafone Mobile4Good: Winner, Finalist
Porter Prize, for Value Based Healthcare Delivery
Mint Strategy Award, for social development
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Award, organized by All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi and Oklahoma State University, USA
mHealth: Innovation in Mobile Health Technology Award
mBillionth,: Award for Innovation in Mobile Technology