Jan Sahas means ‘People’s Courage’. We are a 23-year-old community-centric organization
working intensively in 14000+ villages and urban areas of 97 districts across 13 states of India. We work with
the most excluded social groups on safe migration and workers’ protection; and prevention of sexual violence
against women and children.
M.A. Thomas National Human Rights Award 2012
Social Bravery Award 2013 by SONY TV
Received Star Impact Award 2014, United Kingdom by the president Bill Clinton (42nd President of United State of America).
Ashoka Fellowship, 2016
Ashif Shaikh was awarded Social Innovator of the year 2020 by World Economic Forum
Best Skilling Initiative for Sanitation 2020 by India Sanitation Coalition at ISC- FICCI Sanitation Awards
Ashif Shaikh received the Impact Leader Award at the 9th India CSR Awards 2021 as part of 11th CSR Leadership Summit