President YouthCorp Malaysia
Malaysia
Movers and Shakers
2017

The “Movers & Shakers” award recognises the work of Dr Venkates Rao for his “Inspire Orang Asli” and “Inspire IT” projects which have led to development of youth in the country.

Dr Venkates Rao has implemented the “Inspire Orang Asli” project to inspire young ones to recognise their fields of interest and pursue their dreams by offering continual assistance. His team also launched an “Inspire IT” program to take IT education to Orang Asli villages in Malaysia.

The Asia HRD Awards Committee is honoured to bestow upon Dr Venkates Rao the “Movers & Shakers Award 2017” for moving and shaking old beliefs and creating new paradigms in the field of youth development.