Amlan Ganguly is the Founder of Prayasam. His ideas about health education have been recognised globally as both timely and important. Ashoka Innovators for the Public awarded him the prestigious Ashoka Fellowship in 2006. In 2007, he was invited by the Rockefeller Foundation to attend the Urban Summit in Bellagio, Italy and he has contributed to the book, Century of the City: No Time to Lose. Amlan recently received the Ford Fellowship.