The award is presented to “exemplary individuals who have caused socio-eco-environmental change by their passion and action and who embody the RISE Values-Responsible, Inclusive, Eco-friendly and Sustainable.”
The award was presented at the 6th annual RISE World Summit, 2019, held in Mumbai on January 31, 2019.
According to the citation from Idobro, hosts of the RISE Global Summit 2019,
“Shishir’s work with the Mumbai Plastic Recyclothon and other Citizen movements, has been instrumental in mobilising interest and support in how Mumbai could be free of plastic for a cleaner, more healthy city.”
In the picture: Project Mumbai CEO and Founder, being presented with the Citizen Award, 2019, by Meghna Apparao, Director, Amazon, (extreme right) in the presence of Karon Shaiva, Chief Impact Officer and MD, Idobro Impact Solutions.