Aashish Beergi

February 11, 2023 | secon2023

Aashish is a social entrepreneur and Co-founder of the MASH Project Foundation, a youth-led social enterprise based in India, that is building a global eco-system for young social changemakers.

Aashish has been a British Council Global Changemaker (London), Official Indian Delegate to BRICS Youth Summit (Guwahati), UNESCO Youth Forum Participant (Paris), and International Youth Forum Participant (Seliger, Russia). He was invited to speak at the International Conference on Climate Change organized by The World Youth Foundation in Malaysia. He is ‘Changemaker’ by Ashoka Foundation and participated at Asia Changemakers Exchange Summit held in Singapore and the Network Summit in Indonesia. He is an UNLEASH Talent from the Innovation Lab in Singapore on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SGDs). Recently, He was conferred as a Goalkeeper Global Goals Award by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.

During his Undergrad, he conceptualized and built a solid waste management model, which went on to become one of the finest models of decentralized urban waste management in India and got extensively covered in the media and research study for various stakeholders. The model is being operational in New Delhi, India and has become a case-study for many similar models across the world.