Sampark Madhya Pradesh
Nilesh Desai receiving coveted Jamnalal Bajaj award from famous scientist Padma Vibhushan Dr Raghunath Mashelkar and Chairman of Bajaj Group Shekhar Bajaj
Nilesh Desai Honoured with Jamnalal Bajaj Award
Sampark founder and director Nilesh Desai was honoured with 44th Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation Award for exemplary work done in the field of constructive work. Desai has brought in positive change in the lives of over 2 lakh families in Jhabua and other neighbouring districts of Madhya Pradesh. The award carries ₹ 10 lakh, trophy and citation.
Read Citation in English | Read Citation in Hindi | Media Coverage
Prestigious magazine The Week designates Sampark founder and director Nilesh Desai as Man of the Year.
Samapark is a non-governmental organisation based Jhabua district of Madhya Pradesh, India. Jhabua is a predominantly tribal district of Madhya Pradesh and tribals are primary target of Sampark's work. It respects knowledge, experience, science and technology of tribal community and local society. Equity, participation and optimum utilisation of resources are key beliefs of Sampark. Incidentally, these are the very basis of tribal culture. View organisational presentation