#CWI19 fellow Priya Prakash has been featured in the list of 40 Social Entrepreneurs to Watch in 2021 by CauseArtist, an online news magazine spotlighting founders and startups impacting the world through business, technology, and culture.
Priya is the founder of HealthSetGo and is on a mission to bring health education to millions of citizens in India. She also recently won the $250,000 Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award.
Her organization integrates technology and health care to empower parents, schools, and governments to make data-driven decisions to improve the health and lives of children. HealthSetGo has impacted the lives of more than 200,000 children and parents in India across more than 77 cities.
India has the second-highest number of obese children worldwide and is the cancer and diabetes capital of the world! Through Priya’s work, she hopes to positively impact one million people by 2023 and ten million by 2030.
Read her story here.