Founded in the year 2012, NEPRA Foundation is one of a kind organisation focusing on making a socio-economic and environmental impact by engaging in several activities and initiatives involving different stakeholders in the waste management sector. With the purpose to create a positive impact, NEPRA Foundation has curated several initiatives for the well-being of the waste picker community and to enable behavioural change toward sustainable waste management practices.Till date, NEPRA foundation through its awareness activities has reached out to over ~3 million individuals enabling behavioural change towards waste management. Its dry waste management education initiative has sensitized more than 1.5 million students empowering them to be changemakers for a sustainable future. NEPRA foundation is also involved in empowering the women of the BoEP section by providing them opportunities to earn a living by making waste into a source of income. Foundation's education support has helped over 100 children of the waste pickers community to attain quality education.NEPRA Foundation has initiated projects and initiatives in line with making a positive impact on People and the Planet collectively.
Enable behavioural change towards waste segregation
Mainstream the waste picker community with a special emphasis on women and children to achieve environmental justice
Empower children to become change makers for a sustainable future
Create value chain and empower through ecosystem creation for different waste streams
Improve better standards of living for Bottom of the Economic Pyramid (BoEP) workers and create enabling environment with better opportunities for them in the waste management sector and related activities