MSSRF in the final shortlist of Times Social Impact Awards for Livelihoods
MSSRF is included in the final shortlist of Times of India Social Impact Award for creating Livelihood opportunities to the rural community of India. The Foundation achieved these goals through agricultural research blending developing technologies and educating the villagers with new agricultural methods.
Time Social Impact Award is an attempt to honor Organizations who have have been striving to bring success and justice to the underprivileged India. The award recognizes the efforts of people who have taken the plunge and worked towards delivering essential needs to the compatriots as Education ,Healthcare and Livelihoods
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.