Urban Age

Award Delhi

2014, Delhi, India, for Alfred Herrhausen Society
 
The Urban Age Award is travelling prize that aims to award grassroots initatives and movements that work on alievating problems that our cities face. The award was instituted in 2008 in Mumba and has since travelled to Cape Town, Mexico City, Sao Paolo, Rio de Janeiro and Istanbul. In 2014 the award took place in Delhi and I was responsible for managing the various aspects related to the award including reaching out and mapping the various grassroots initatives in the city, developing design content and organising talks and events around social issues in the city.A total of 135 initaives applied for the award among which GOONJ and CHINTAN emerged as winners.